Minutemen Place American Flags on Shameful Excuse for a Border Fence at the California-Mexico Border on July Fourth


11 Illegal immigrants found hiding among onion sacks in Texas


Austin, United States, Jul 3 (EFE).- U.S. border patrol officers Thursday arrested 11 illegal immigrants, hiding among sacks of onions in the trailer of a truck, traveling through southern Texas, near the Mexican border. “Upon further inspection, agents found 11 undocumented immigrants concealed between pallets of onions with no means of escape in the event […]

Data shows 128 unaccompanied alien minors caught PER DAY in May


According to data from U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP), approximately 128 unaccompanied alien children (UACs) were apprehended at the Southern Border every single day in the month of May: According to the data, May was the month with the most UAC apprehensions since the start of Fiscal Year 2015 on Oct. 1. The monthly […]

US Border Patrol Union Accused of Taking Sides on Immigration


Michael Bowman June 30, 2015 3:56 PM WASHINGTON- Immigrant rights organizations are accusing federal agents and their unions of colluding with groups that advocate restricting immigration in order to sway America’s national debate on undocumented workers and immigration reform. In a report issued Tuesday (http://imagine2050.newcomm.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Blurring-Borders.pdf), the Center for New Community(http://imagine2050.newcomm.org/2015/06/30/blurring-borders-collusion-between-anti-immigrant-groups-and-immigration-enforcement-agents) alleges some union officials and […]

Heard of ‘La Bestia’ – The Beast? This is it.

Migrants on "la Bestia".  Every year, tens of thousands of people, 90 percent of them Central American, cross the length of Mexico in hopes of reaching the United States. Many hop trains known as la Bestia (the Beast)  facing kidnapping, extortion, rape, robbery, sickness, hunger, and death along the way.  And it has only become worse since Mexico ramped up the drug war; in search of easy profits, cartels have started to seize migrants, holding them ransom. As a result of these growing threats, in April Amnesty International called the migrants' route "one of the most dangerous in the world."

There’s a network of freight trains that runs the length of Mexico, from its southernmost border with Guatemala north to the United States. In addition to grain, corn or scrap metal, these trains are carrying an increasing number of undocumented immigrants whose aim is to cross into the U.S., reports NPR. And despite the many […]

ISIS could use Mexican drug cartel tunnels to invade U.S.


Mexican drug cartels use a system of labyrinthine underground tunnels to transfer literal tons of meth, heroin, and pot into the U.S., and officials are worried that ISIS could use the tunnels to invade the U.S.: “The stronger they get over there, the more power they have so I can definitely see, in the future, […]