Borderlines
Nadeen Yousef shares her story of leaving Iraq to create a better life for her family in the United States as she now is the owner of her own macrame shop in Buffalo's West Side Bazaar.
Borderlines
Published: May 30, 2019

The Bazaar is a melting pot of people from all over on New York’s western edge.

Borderlines: Akwesasne Casino and Resort
Borderlines
Published: May 30, 2019

The success story of the Mohawk Casino Resort, now one of the jewels of the Akwesasne community, was built on the backbone of failures.

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Published: May 30, 2019

Veterans, families at the Akwesasne American Legion find community and share their stories.

Akwesasne Government
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Published: May 30, 2019

The northern border significantly complicates life by creating multiple layers of government in what should be a unified, sovereign homeland for the Mohawks.

Cows at Loewith Farms in Lynden, Ontario, patiently wait before the farmers herd them to the robotic milking pumps for their afternoon milking session.
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Published: May 30, 2019

Dairy is a nearly $2 billion industry in New York state alone. It faces challenges both international and domestic.

Bernadette Clement, Ontario’s first black, female mayor
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Published: May 30, 2019

Bernadette Clément, the first black, female mayor of Cornwall, Ontario, has seen her city’s growth stagnate. Now, the mayor is looking at immigration as a possible solution.

Michele McCarthy, owner of Chantilly Rose boutique in Lewiston, New York
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Published: May 30, 2019

Love took a Canadian woman to the U.S., and an American women to Canada. They both deftly manage their lives on both sides of the border to succeed as business owners in New York.

Borderlines: Churches at the U.S.-Canada Border
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Published: May 30, 2019

The picturesque tourist destination that straddles the U.S.-Canada border has its share of home-grown and imported social problems. Churches are stepping up to try to address those problems.

Akwesasne: Foot in two worlds
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Published: May 30, 2019

Darryl Lazare Jr. values the freedom of growing up on the Mohawk Nation territory of Akwesasne and loves his family here. But he wants to get out.

Maple syrup collects in vats at a farm.
Borderlines
Published: May 30, 2019

Canada started taxing American maple syrup in response to US tariffs. But producers on both sides of the border view each other as neighbors.