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Timeless stories from our 172-year archive handpicked to speak to the news of the day.
We often forget that the boundary between the United States and Mexico was not always where it is today. It used to be seven hundred miles farther north, following what…
A version of this column originally ran in Le Devoir on June 5, 2017. Translated from the French by John Cullen. Normally, I wouldn’t applaud the audacious rhetoric of a…
An exploit of our war with Mexico