Mexico, the Wall, and AMLO

  • Waited five hours at the border to get into Mexico
  • Waited three hours at the border to get back into the United States
  • Became friends with hundreds of people who immigrated illegally while on an LDS mission in Washington state (2008–10)
  • Lived in Mexico for 3 months in 2012
  • Fluent speaker of Spanish
  • Like tacos

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“I do not understand one thing in this world. Not one.” — Marilynne Robinson, ‘Gilead’

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