Fri 10 Mar 2017
As the Department of Homeland Security prepares to officially launch the RFP for Trump’s proposed border wall on March 6, the Architecture Lobby is calling on all architects and engineers across the U.S. to participate in a national day of action to boycott the project on Friday, March 10 — the same day that the first round of submissions in the RFP are due.
The Trump Mexican Border Wall may be the 11th wonder of the world of walls. If it gets built. Several large construction companies capable of building such a wall have not answered the RFP (Bechtel, Boeing, CH2M).
Architects of famous walls seem to be unknown … many were military engineers. Here are the ten walls awaiting the arrival of McTrumps Golden Arches:
… and a haiku:
A thirty foot wall
stretching 1900 miles .
Keep those in, those out.,
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