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The Door At The U.S.-Mexico Border

There’s something about doors that are locked from one side only. This is the door that you see between Friendship Park and Las Playas:

Jesus At Las Playas, Mexico

Why Should Love Stop At The Border?

In Las Playas, along the Mexican side of the fence: The love of one’s country is a splendid thing. But why should love stop at the border? Pablo Casals.

Jesus At Las Playas, Mexico

What Would Jesus Say?

Appeals to the President of the United States and to Jesus are common along the U.S.-Mexican boundary line. Graffiti at Las Playas says this:

Somos Americas

Somos America

Three pieces of graffiti in Las Playas pay tribute to “Somos America”. I won’t ruin the visual affect with any written commentary.

Butterfly At The Border

Butterfly At The Border Fence

Images of birds, insects and people flying are common at Friendship Park. The flight symbolizes how it might be possible to transcend the border fence. Along the Mexican side, artists created this butterfly.

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