It’s a story that affects the entire border region and beyond.
Journalists from across the country have traveled to the U.S.-Mexico border to write about the relentless violence that
has plagued Mexico, specifically border cities. Among the topics that expose life in these violence-ridden areas is the fleeing of hundreds of thousands of residents to safe havens.
Many newspapers have touched the exodus, but few have extensively covered the topic. One student project, run by faculty at The University of Texas at El Paso, did just that.