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A Note From The Editors

by frank news editors
© Tatti Ribeiro

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24 Hours in Tornillo, Texas

by frank
July 13, 2018

Between June 23 - June 25, 2018 frank was in Tornillo, Texas working on our current immigration issue. Below are images from those few days when Congressman Beto O'Rourke, Senator Tom Udall of New Mexico were allowed entry into the detention center, the Women's March protested, and MSNBC and Fox News alike covered the rallying cries outside the gates of Tornillo. 

Beto Back Tornillo

Above, Congressman Beto O'Rourke takes a step back from the press. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

Fox Camera Tornillo

Above, a Fox News camera lays on the ground as their anchor on location seeks shade. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

Cal Perry : Tornillo

Above, MSNBC anchor Cal Perry stands at the gates while reporting. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

MSNBC through the gate, Tornillo

Above, MSNBC stage behind the gates. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

Abolish ICE sign Tornillo

Above, an abolish ICE sign stands out in the crowd. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

Crowd From Above Tornillo

Above, the crowd begins to congregate. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

Crowd Marching Toward Gates, Tornillo

Above, the crowd marches their way to the gates of the detention center. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

Press Set Up Tornillo

Above, press awaits the first 3 politicans allowed entry. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

beto talking

Above, Congressman Beto O'Rourke speaks the press. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

Wide, green + cars, Tornillo

Above, the line of cars grow as the crowd bulks up. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

god bless the press sign

Above, "We ALL Know This Ain't Right" & "God Bless The Press" signs stand tall above the crowd. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.Guards   Tornillo

Above, 3 policemen stand guard at the gates. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

Equality flags : Vietnam Vet, Tornillo

Above, equality flags fly. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

Senator Tom Udall (NM), Tornillo

Above, New Mexico's senior Senator Tom Udall stepping up to address the press after being among the first inside the detention center. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.

Crowd Tornillo Wide    Camera Man Below

Above, the crowd warms up. Tornillo, Texas, 2018.