Isolated from other major urban centers, the COVID-19 pandemic took its time arriving in the El Paso-Ciudad Juárez region. Once it did arrive in mid-March, it became apparent that our community was particularly vulnerable.
Dylan Corbett and Marisa Limón Garza of the Hope Border Institute in El Paso are joined by Bishop Mark Seitz of the El Paso Diocese to reflect on the deadliest anti-Latino attack in U.S. history and how life has and hasn’t changed along the border—politically, culturally, and spiritually
The first part of a two-part Commonweal Magazine podcast series dedicated to commemorating the August 3 Matanza. Listen to poignant reflections from Msgr. Arturo Bañuelas of St.Mark Catholic Church in the Diocese of El Paso and Neomi De Anda from the University of Dayton.
Warning - the content reflects on racial violence and may be difficult for some listeners.