July 18 re-launch on Matt.org site

Attention, Readers! Re-think Immigration is moving to its new home tomorrow, Wednesday, July 18. Click here to go to the new website. It is functionally identical to this one except that all past comments will stay archived at this website. Comments to new posts should be posted at the new site and will require a quick, painless sign-up process so that everyone has their own unique username.

Thursday, June 28, 2007

'Virtual' AZ border fence to stay quite virtual for now

Remember the 28-mile 'virtual fence' we said was going up on Arizona's border with Mexico? Well, it appears we missed an essential part in reading the AP's coverage: UPI reports that while the cameras, radar, and all else were supposed to go up on June 13, now no date is set.

The delay is due to technical problems, glitches, etc. which makes us wonder whether a virtual fence whose efficacy is based on technology is going to be an effective one.

Earlier: Get to know the 28-mile 'virtual fence'