Crossing Borders in a Crisis: Passports, Cash, Credit, & Respectability

by Penrod – this is an entry in our non-fiction writing contest.

passportWe recently sent in our passports for renewal. While we don’t do a lot of international traveling- maybe once in 5 years or so- we do keep our passports up to date. Ours expire in August, and since some countries won’t allow entry on a passport with less than six months left on it, it was time to renew. Yes, that does mean that for certain purposes, like entry to another country, passports for practical purposes expire six months before they say they do.

It is true that if things are so bad in the US that we must…

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