U.S. immigration protesters drop U.S. border blockade plan

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Reuters — A plan by U.S. protesters against illegal immigration to block traffic at more than a dozen border crossings in the southwest on Saturday was canceled after organizers said they received online threats from Mexican drug cartels. Billed as a “Shut Down All Ports Of Entry” protest against the Obama administration’s immigration policies, demonstrators […]

Rick Perry Hits Back as Mexican President Criticizes National Guard on Border

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BizPacReview — Texas Gov. Rick Perry fired back this week at the president of Mexico over Perry’s decision to deploy the National Guard at the U.S.-Mexico border, declaring in a letter he will use any legal means to protect his state from illegal immigration – whether Mexico likes it or not. Perry’s letter was in […]

Obama Admin ‘Widened the Loopholes’ for ISIS to Enter U.S.

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National Review — The Obama administration has “widened the loopholes” that Islamic State and other extremist fighters could use to enter the United States, a leading union of immigration officials says. In a statement obtained by National Review Online, the U.S. National Citizenship and Immigration Services Council, a union representing 12,000 federal immigration agents, sounded […]

Islamic Terrorists Operating in Mexican Border City of Ciudad Juarez

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Judicial Watch — Federal law enforcement sources in El Paso say that a United States congressman called their office to prohibit contact with Judicial Watch in the aftermath of a disturbing story confirming that Islamic terrorists are operating in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez. Sources tell JW that Beto O’Rourke, a Democrat who […]

Complete List of Border Tunnels

This is a list of tunnels found along the southwestern United States border since 1990 compiled from news reports, press releases and other unclassified sources. Since 1990, law enforcement officials have discovered more than 140 tunnels underneath the U.S. border. View List

Militia to Block Ports of Entry

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KRGV — VIDEO: Law enforcement officials and city leaders from across the Rio Grande Valley are preparing for what they say could result in tense moments or violence. Officials say they received word that members of a militia are threatening to block ports of entry. In Starr County, international bridge authorities met with Customs and […]

ISIS chatter suggests breaching U.S. border

WND — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security, which continues to believe there is not an imminent danger of ISIS breaching the nation’s southern border, has nevertheless confirmed the Islamic State may be thinking about making such a move. According to a Bloomberg report on a hearing in Congress, Francis Taylor, the undersecretary for intelligence […]

‘Armed patriots': the private citizens out to secure the U.S. border

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Reuters — With binoculars in hand, an assault rifle slung over his chest and a Glock pistol on his hip, a man named Will scans the banks of the Rio Grande looking for anyone trying to cross from Mexico into Texas. Will is a member of the Patriots, a group of heavily armed private citizens […]