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Todd Miller

Todd Miller has researched and written about border issues for more than 15 years, the last eight as an independent journalist and writer. He resides in Tucson, Arizona, but also has spent many years living and working in Oaxaca, Mexico. His work has appeared in The New York Times, TomDispatch, The Nation, San Francisco Chronicle, In These Times, Guernica and Al Jazeera English, among other places. He is a contributing editor on border and immigration issues for the North American Congress on Latin America's Report on the Americas and its column, “Border Wars."

Miller has authored three books: "Border Patrol Nation," "Storming the Wall: Climate Change, Migration, and Homeland Security" and his most recent, "Empire of Borders: The Expansion of the U.S. Border Around the World."

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Empire of Borders: The Expansion of the US Border around the World
Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
Verso Books
August 2019
ISBN 9781784785116
304 pages
$29.95, INSTOCK
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The United States is outsourcing its border patrol abroad--and essentially expanding its borders in the process The twenty-first century has been an era of hardening borders--increased borderland patrols, surveillance and militarization are widening the chasm between those who can vacation (or do business) where they please, and others whose movements are restricted by armed guards. More/less

Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Homeland Security
Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
City Lights
April 2014
ISBN 9780872866317
358 pages
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Fast-paced frontline reporting and analysis on the militaristic spread of US Border Patrol and the long-term consequences for free society.

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