Border road trip reveals desire for change

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One day, three cities, five people. The trip from Douglas to Naco to Nogales is a classic look into the American Southwest.

The sun is hot, there is a sea of yellow grass, and each downtown vaguely emanates the Wild West. Along the endless stretches of highway, however, modernity breaks up the timelessness.

U.S. Border Patrol cars — fleets of white SUVs, its purpose stated boldly in green, police lights fixed to the roof — race around the charcoal concrete, searching for interlopers.

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