The Atlantic

Mireya’s Third Crossing

The first time, she was raped. The second, she nearly drowned. In order to live in the United States legally, she had to leave her family and attempt to cross the border once more.--- Analysis from the Atlantic...

Becoming Documented

The first time Mireya crossed the border, she was raped. The second, she nearly drowned. In order to live in the United States legally, she had to leave her family, return to Mexico, and attempt to cross the border once more.--- Analysis from the Atlantic...