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The Future of Cross Border Relations

The Future of Cross Border Relations
HuffPost Live
23 May 2013
Ph: Michael Dear

Part of the Huffington Post series of debates on immigration, this session, hosted by Josh Zepps,  includes talk of more security and fences on the U.S.-Mexican border. But, with three hour waits to cross the border, could the solution lie in bolstering economic activity through ease of access? Professor City and Regional Planning Michael Dear, author of Why Walls Won't Work gives his perspective.

Participating Guests

Carlos Marin (Brownsville, TX) President and CEO of Ambiotec Group; Executive Board Member at Brownsville Economic Development Council
Christopher Wilson (Washington DC) Associate at Mexico Institute of the Woodrow Wilson International Center
Michael Dear (Berkeley , CA) Author of "Why Walls Won't Work: Repairing the US-Mexico Divide"
Mayor Bob Filner (San Diego, CA) Mayor of San Diego