News Ron Paul and Charles Goyette The Weekly Podcast - The Border and the Border Kids
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The kids are streaming across America's southern border by tens of thousands. What is to be done? On this edition of the Weekly Podcast Ron Paul and Charles Goyette begin with the cause of the crisis, discussing contributing factors on both sides of
News What's Missing in the Current Immigration 'Crisis' Debate
http://ronpaulinstitute.org, Ron Paul
Over the past several weeks we have seen a significant increase in illegal immigration, as thousands of unaccompanied minors pour across what seems an invisible southern border into the United States.
News Radioactive material that could be used for dirty bomb is STOLEN from a truck in Mexico -
Radioactive material that could be used for dirty bomb is STOLEN from a truck in Mexico - for the second time in eight months
News Activists struggle to loosen gun laws in Mexico
In the nation that is the poster child for the failure of gun-control schemes, a Mexican military veteran who works as a private security consultant aims to get Mexico to admit that failure.
News Mexico arrests high-profile vigilante leader
http://news.yahoo.com, By Katia Lemus
Mexican officials on Friday announced the arrest Jose Manuel Mireles, the face of a powerful anti-crime vigilante group in the western state of Michoacan.
News Report: Mexican Military Chopper Crosses Into US, Shoots At Border Agents
Border Patrol agents in Arizona were reportedly fired upon by a Mexican military helicopter that traveled across the border.
News Mexican Kingpin El Chapo Guzman's Most Prolific Cocaine Courier Was A 90-year Old WWII Veteran
It would have been hard to imagine that Leo Sharp, a successful 90-year old day-lily grower, World War II veteran and mild-looking great-grandfather, was in fact the most prolific drug mule that U.S. law enforcement had ever tracked.
News Meet the Ragtag Vigilantes at War With Mexicos Cartels
http://www.wired.com, By Pete Brook
At first glance, Ross McDonnells ambrotypes resemble 19th century portraits of desperados.
News Legalized Pot Hurting Mexico Cartels & Infuriating DEA
http://www.dailypaul.com, by McWilly
In news that no one had to be Nostradamus to predict, the legalization of marijuana has had a ripple effect on the War on Drugs, massively impacting the profitability and reach of Mexican drug cartels, which are taking a huge financial hit.
News 1776 Worldwide: The Second Amendment Comes to Mexico
http://www.prisonplanet.com, Kit Daniels
Mexican citizens defy gun bans in order to defend themselves against violent criminals
News Mexican Vigilantes Search Caves for Cartel Leader
Vigilantes are searching an extensive cave system in the hunt for the last fugitive boss of the Knights Templar drug cartel, a "self-defense" group leader in western Mexico said Thursday.
News Mexican police arrest gangster accused of kidnapping children to harvest their organs
Mexican authorities arrested a member of The Knights Templar cartel, a nephew of one of its top leaders who is accused of murdering children to sell their organs. Manuel Plancarte Gaspar, 34, was arrested last week by state forces with a stolen
News Mexico to Draw Line on Vigilantes
Mexican authorities have finally served notice to vigilantes fighting a drug cartel in western Michoacan state that their illegal tactics will no longer be tolerated, starting with a string of arrests this week.
News Narco-Villain El Chapos Arrest Packaged for Media Consumption
Chapo [Guzman] was protected by Mexican federal agents and military, by the Mexican government, Berrellez told Narco News. He was making [Mexican President Enrique] Peρa Nieto look bad, and so the government decided to withdraw his
News Vigilantes enter crown jewel of Mexican drug cartels key bastion in Apatzingan
The civilian self-defense forces had their eye on Apatzingan for months, saying it was the "crown jewel" of the Knights Templar gang and a vital trade hub for the region's lime and avocado farmers. Vigilante leader Estanislao Beltran said that hundre
News Mexico - The Right to Bear Arms
A civil war is practically taking place in the Mexican state of Michoacan. It is illegal in Mexico for civilians to own weapons, but the people in Michoacan had had enough of the uncontrolled kidnappings, rapes and murders committed by organized crim
News Vigilantes reclaim another town in western Mexico
Self-defense groups made up of Mexican farmers and other local people have taken over another town that had been overrun by drug traffickers in the restive state of Michoacan. About 80 men armed with high-powered rifles Friday moved into the village
News Why the DEA Let the World's Tech-Savviest Drug Cartel Do As It Pleased for 12 Years
http://motherboard.vice.com, By Brian Anderson
Catapults. "Jalapeρos". Dune buggies. $1 million subs. Sophisticated drug tunnels. Firetruck-sized industrial pipeline drills.
News "It's not just 2 pesos; It's the country:" Mexico City's #PosMeSalto Movement
Mexico City's extensive subway system, constantly packed with its 5 million daily users, has just become one of the most expensive public transit systems in the world.
News Mexican vigilante gunmen disarm local POLICE so they can rid town of drug cartel
Hundreds of armed vigilantes stormed a Mexican town and arrested federal police in the latest bloody battle between residents, criminal gangs, and the police locals say are in league with the gang members.
News Mexican sales tax hike seen as boon on US border
http://hosted.ap.org, By ELLIOT SPAGAT
Mexican license plates are common in parking lots of shopping malls in U.S. border cities. They will be even more familiar after Mexico raises its federal sales tax in border regions to match the rest of the country, say merchants and shoppers.
News Report: 'Fast and Furious' gun turns up at Mexico shootout scene
http://thehill.com, By Mario Trujillo
A gun from the failed U.S. operation known as "Fast and Furious" turned up at the scene of a shootout between Mexican authorities and alleged cartel gunmen last month, according to CNN.
News Mexican sales tax hike raises rebellion along US border
The tax increase spawned Facebook pages with renegade slogans for Mexican border states. "Republic of Baja California" has 140,000 likes, and "Republic of Chihuahua" has 36,000 likes.
News North America to Drown in Oil as Mexico Ends Monopoly
bloomberg.com, Joe Carroll and Bradley Olson
The flood of North American crude oil is set to become a deluge as Mexico dismantles a 75-year-old barrier to foreign investment in its oil fields.