The international idea of who counts as a refugee is over half a century old. But today the lines between "refugee," "migrant," and "illegal border crosser" have all begun to blur.
Earlier this month, two trucks from the caravan disappeared in the state of Veracruz, Mexico.
Honduran caravan members look through the fence at the United States–Mexico border wall at Friendship Park in San Ysidro, California, on November 18th, 2018.
The policy doesn't work when migrants are fleeing for their lives.
Lawsuits challenging earlier TPS cancelations charge the Trump administration was guided not by calculations over the nations' safety, but by racism.
With more than 90 percent of the world's plastic going unrecycled, garbage patches the size of Mexico are cropping up around the world. Can they ever be cleaned up?
A round-up of images from Viewfinder, Pacific Standard's daily photo feature.
Students of the National Autonomous University of Honduras clash with riot police during a demonstration on July 25th, 2017.