Facing a Decaying Mural and Fading Message, the Calexico-Mexicali Camaraderie Struggles to Survive

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Carlos Herrera, history professor at San Diego State University’s Calexico campus, recalls the friendship he had as a child with his counterparts across the border in Mexicali.  Herrera was one of the organizers of the Binational Mural painted on the fence almost 10 years ago.  --Photo by Stacy Garcia

Carlos Herrera, history professor at San Diego State University’s Calexico campus, recalls the friendship he had as a child with his counterparts across the border in Mexicali. Herrera was one of the organizers of the Binational Mural painted on the fence almost 10 years ago. –Photo by Stacy Garcia