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Longtime readers know I’ve dedicated much of my work over the last two decades to our broken borders and reckless bipartisan sabotage of immigration enforcement. Decades before Fast and Furious, there were dozens of law enforcement and federal officers who sacrificed their lives in defense of our sovereignty. Just like Border Patrol agent Brian Terry, […]
Horror: Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords shot at Tucson event, 4 5 dead; Update: Reports that Giffords still alive, in surgery; President Obama, Speaker Boehner, Palin, Brewer react; shooter ID’d as Jared Loughner
Scroll for updates…Conflicting reports on Giffords’ status in post-shooting chaos…latest as of 2:39pm, Giffords still alive and in surgery…continued prayers…4:216pm Easter…shooter ID’s as Jared Loughner… Terrible, terrible news today out of Tucson, where a gunman shot and killed Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Arizona) and at least 6 others. Several more were injured in the ambush. Reuters […]
Inconvenient questions about the Mexico lake shooting story; Update: Poll added; Hartley unsure of Mexican persons of interest
Scroll down for updates…Poll added below: What do you think really happened?…Hmmm: Suspects reportedly identified?…Hartley unsure if Mexican persons of interest identified by government are the attackers… Longtime readers know that southern border violence has been one of my primary topics for as long as I’ve been working in daily journalism and writing books. You […]
**Written by Doug Powers Sarah Palin was on Fox News this morning with Chris Wallace, and boiled down the battle over the Arizona immigration law in her own distinctive way: Though the Obama administration this month will begin deploying 1,200 more National Guard troops to the southwest border, Palin said on “Fox News Sunday” that […]
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Arizona ranchers continue to raise their voices about chaos on the southern border in the wake of Robert Krentz’s murder in the Douglas-area: Given Mr. Krentz’s radio transmission, the footprints and heavy drug and illegal immigrant trafficking in that area, investigators are working on the assumption that he encountered a smuggler, possibly heading back to […]
“Families who live along both sides of the border have been threatened and attacked for some time now by cartels.”
The death of an Arizona rancher; Updated: Cattle growers’ association offers reward; new details of the murder; suspect foot tracks into Mexico
Scroll for updates, reax…new details from the crime scene… Rob Krentz was a Cochise County, AZ cattle farmer who had battled the bloody consequences of illegal immigration for years. Over the weekend, his dead body was found on his ranch. The longtime rancher had been gunned down. Police are investigating the homicide. The Arizona Star […]
My column this morning looks at the continuing chaos on our southern border. Displaying her fabulous sense of timing, DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano chose to announce amid all the bloodshed that she’s scrapping the doomed Fence to Nowhere project. The system is not working. *** The slaughter on the southern border by Michelle Malkin Creators […]
Last week, I noted the murder of Border Patrol Agent Robert Rosas. He left behind a wife and two children. His community in Arizona has set up several memorial funds. The website “chipin” has a memorial page set up in honor of Agent Rosas. People can pay via credit or debit card. Proceeds will go […]
Robert Rosas, U.S. Border Patrol, R.I.P.
Well, it didn’t take long for partisan Democrats to blame the swine flu outbreak on the Republican Party. Here’s the line: Since House Republicans all opposed the trillion-dollar-porkulus, which included funding for pandemic preparations, it’s all. Our. Fault. No, really: When House Appropriations Committee chairman David Obey, the Wisconsin Democrat who has long championed investment […]
No, he won’t.
Hey, how’s that $1.6 billion American-taxpayer-funded Merida Initiative to control crime and chaos in Mexico working out? Not so well. Not so well. A bad situation keeps getting worse: U.S. anti-kidnap expert kidnapped in Mexico Mexican gunmen have kidnapped a U.S. security consultant who negotiated the release of dozens of kidnap victims in Latin America. […]
Isn’t it ironic: Mexico lawmakers want to reinstate death penalty; Plus: Mexico cracks down on illegal aliens
In case you hadn’t noticed, Mexico is in chaos. Beheaded and bullet-ridden bodies are turning up left and right along the southern border. Drug traffickers are running rampant in Sinaloa. Corruptocrats are letting gangs take over their cities. In Tijuana, 200 people were killed in a month. The CSM reports: “Last weekend turned into one […]
See, I told you so… September 14, 2006: There’s no funding for the fence, which will take years to build if it ever does get funded. There are so many other immediate reforms that could have been adopted this year that would have strengthened immigration enforcement, closed deportation loopholes immediately, and provided true relief at […]
Hey, remember the $1.6 billion Merida Initiative — the U.S. taxpayer-subsidized spending plan to help Mexico enforce its borders and get the gangs and drug smugglers under control? (Refresher here.) How’s it working out? Mira: A federal official says assailants opened fire on the U.S. consulate in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey. A spokeswoman […]
Fence to Nowhere.
Fence? What fence? Border? What border?
Build the Reinforced Border Obstacle Now!
Run silent, run shallow.