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1997-08-25

DEATH AT THE BORDER

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Eric Klinenberg, author of "Fighting for Air: The Battle to Control America’s Media." He is an Associate Professor of Sociology at NYU and joins us now from the Stanford University studio in Palo Alto, California.

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The Immigration Service’s and Border Patrol’s crackdown on illegal crossings along the US-Mexico divide has had a profound effect up and down the 2,000- mile long border. But a new report suggests that it is also having an impact on the way people die along the border.

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• Nestor Rodriguez, the co-author of a new study called Death at the Border and the co-director of the Center for Immigration Research at the University of Houston in Texas.

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