• Was last week’s forceful attempt to enter the USA from Mexico a good idea?

  • What involvement did the Mexican Federal Police have in last week’s teargassing of immigrants?

  • Does tear gas taste like salsa? Can you use it to make Nachos?

Anya, Thomas, and Miguel discuss these questions and more in this week’s episode of The Racism 101 Podcast.

News articles shared in part1 & part 2 of this episode

https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/politics-news/fact-check-7-things-trump-got-wrong-about-border-immigration-n940516

http://time.com/5464560/caravan-mexico-border-iconic-photo/

https://www.npr.org/2018/11/27/670807343/fact-check-whats-happening-on-the-u-s-mexico-border

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/2018/11/26/why-tear-gas-lobbed-migrants-southern-border-is-banned-warfare/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.68ab1f9b1769

https://abc7chicago.com/politics/timeline-migrant-caravans-and-the-border-controversy/4766743/

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2018/11/25/immigrant-caravan-us-agents-fire-tear-gas-slow-migrants/2110267002/

If you have any questions for Anya, Thomas or Miguel, fill out the form below please

 

Thomas has lived all over the place, but calls Kentucky his home. He served as a missionary in the Dominican Republic West Mission. He works for the state of Kentucky and studies education policy and workforce development. He is father to a beautiful boy and a precious girl. In his free time, Thomas loves to read, draw pictures in MS Paint, and sing heavy metal from the 80's. He is currently the Gospel Doctrine teacher in his ward.

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