Image, In a museum in El Paso, Texas, there’s a map that shows

In a museum in El Paso, Texas, there’s a map that shows all the places the border between the U.S. and Mexico has been (because it shifted) – I find it very clarifying (not confusing) to be reminded that everything we feel like we’ve really pinned down is transient, arbitrary, and marks the site of a painful if not violent negotiation, one that may not have ended.

Laura Mullen

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