Thu, 22 February 2018
For years, enough roads led to the border village of Santa Teresa, NM for people to think they might eventually turn a profit there. Along came NAFTA and Jerry Pacheco started dreaming about a town straddling the border, living the dream of social harmony and profitable trade. Sarah Tory of High Country News says Pacheco’s not the only one banking on Santa Teresa’s future. Of course, if President Trump kills NAFTA and builds his border barrier, Santa Teresa will go back to being a hole in the wall.