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The Border Patrol’s Out-of-Control Growth
by Todd MillerOtherWords
October 30th, 2013
The Border Patrol is the largest U.S. federal law enforcement agency. Its 60,000 agents make our border forces more than double the size of Ecuador’s army. Some policymakers want even more militarization of the border, with $46 billion included in the immigration reform bill the Senate passed in June.
ROANOKE STAR-SENTINEL: Fair trade makes good sense for co-op
November 12th, 2009
The Roanoke Natural Foods Co-op welcomed a Witness for Peace spokesperson from Nicaragua to its Grandin Village store to discuss fair trade coffee and other food products.
U.S. NEWSWIRE: Coalition denounces CAFTA approval
July 28th, 2005
Witness for Peace and other solidarity groups pledge to continue the fight against the implementation of the unjust free trade agreement.
U.S. NEWSWIRE: Grassroots CAFTA opponents mobilize for final vote
July 27th, 2005
Witness for Peace activists oppose free trade agreements between the United States and Central America.
NJ.COM: Face to face with another world
A delegation of students from the College of New Jersey travels to Nicaragua to understand the effects of U.S. foreign policy on the region.

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