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How "The Wall" could kill a Texas city

Presidio’s relationship with Mexico is a family affair. Numerous residents feel President Trump’s wall talk excludes them entirely.

Seen from the balcony of El Mexico de Ayer, a restaurant in Ojinaga, the city sprawls larger and more colorful than Presidio…
Molly Ferguson and Miguel Rodriguez pose with instruments in mariachi outfits as Ferguson’s father, the mayor of Presidio, s…

"One big city"

An adobe building near downtown Presidio is crumbling. The city of is dotted with abandoned structures. Residences in the to…

What Presidio needs instead of a wall

Carmen Elguezabel is the director of Presidio’s public library, where people often come for all kinds of assistance, from ap…

The wall: What’s happening in Washington

Cars wait to enter Mexico from Presidio, a small Texas town on the border.

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