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SUMMARY OF TERRORISM THREAT TO THE U.S. HOMELAND

 

Playa del Carmen: Mexico Travel Alert Issued By U.S.
10 travel safety tips you can learn from the CIA

State Dept closes Mexican consulate, warns Americans in Yucatan area

Mexico: Where More Americans Are Murdered Than In All Other Foreign Countries Combined

Why the U.S. Considers Parts of Mexico as Dangerous as Syria, Somalia
Latin America Security Warnings for US Travelers Point to Flawed Policies
Full Detailed State Department Mexico Travel Advisory and travel tips

STATE DEPARTMENT WARNS AMERICANS OF HEIGHTENED TERROR THREAT IN EUROPE - 11/17/2017

Travel alert for Eurabia (but otherwise enjoy your trip)

HOLIDAY WARNING: ISIS training jihadis in Caribbean tourist hotspots to target Westerners - 10/25/2017

RUN HIDE TELL: STAY SAFE IN THE EVENT OF A TERRORIST ATTACK ABROAD - Counter Terrorism Police UK – 7/10/2017

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY SOUNDS THE ALARM – 6/11/2017

NATIONAL TERRORISM ADVISORY SYSTEM BULLETIN – U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security – 5/15/2017

DHS chief: ‘You’d never leave the house’ if you knew what I know about terrorism

DHS chief says to expect ‘a lot more’ Manchester-style attacks

EUROPE TRAVEL ALERT – U.S. Dept. of State – 5/1/2017

Mexico Travel Warning– U.S. Dept. of State – 8/22/2017

Worldwide Caution– U.S. Dept. of State – 3/6/2017

World’s Most Dangerous Places to Avoid

New guide helps travelers protect their digital information at the border

Death by Fentanyl

DEA Issues Carfentanil Warning to Police and Public - Dangerous opioid 10,000 times more potent than morphine and 100 times more potent than fentanyl

 

 

INTERNATIONAL SUMMIT ON BORDERS - 6/19-20/2018, Washington, D.C.

 

 

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BORDER SECURITY MATTERS

 

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Sorry, but asylum is not a right

 

Caravan arrives, Honduran flags flying, MIDDLE FINGERS FLASHING - Back in the old days, when immigrants arrived in America, they'd kiss the ground. Now Central America's caravan illegals have got here, and THEY GIVE US THE BIRD

 

Migrant Caravan Shows Up At The Border — Mike Pence Sends Them A Message That They Won’t Forget

 

The Migrant Caravan Is An Attempted Invasion — Here’s What You Need To Know About It

 

DOJ Cracks Down on Illegal Caravan With Federal Charges

 

Sessions Announces Criminal Charges Against Suspected Caravan Members

 

Genesis - Illegal Alien (1983)

 

Fake Refugee Caravan Protest in Tijuana

 

Fake Refugees from Honduras in Tijuana (April 25, 2018)

 

Deny Access to Caravan Arrivals - Border standoff shows need for wall, tougher stand against Mexican regime and its leftist collaborators.

 

Sessions Sends New Judges and Prosecutors to Handle Border Crisis

 

59% Drop in Refugee Admissions Through April

 

All members of migrant caravan now inside US

 

Attempted Border Entries Stay High for April

 

Laura Ingraham Presses Mexican Ambassador on Caravan: Why Didn't You Stop These People?

 

Taxing Remittances Can Build the Wall

 

What the Caravan Shows We Have to Do to Protect America - Today, the United Nations controls our border.

 

Illegal Immigration Influx Continues -- 50,000 Attempt Border Crossing for Second Straight Month

 

ANALYSIS: Border Wall Only Needs To Stop 9-12% Of Illegal Crossings To Pay For Itself

The Cost of a Border Wall vs. the Cost of Illegal Immigration

Bad Actors Among Border Wall Contractors

Trump Threatens Government Shutdown if Mexico Wall Funding Not Provided

 

Fence-Climbing Illegal Aliens Cut in Line as Legal Immigrants Wait in Obscurity

 

Yuma now second busiest smuggling route as number of minors, migrant families rises

Border-Crossers Not Just from South of the Border Anymore

Rise in Migrants from ISIS-Infested Muslim Country Trying to Enter U.S. Via Mexico

NO FLUKE: Illegal Immigration Back To Obama Levels After 200 Percent Year-Over-Year Surge

Dozens of illegals caught in Texas ... after coming from ISIS recruiting grounds

National Guard Effect: Increased Peril or Deterrent?

 

California Guard Troops Head to Mexican Border This Week

 

Top Homeland Security officials urge criminal prosecution of parents crossing border with children

 

New 'Research' Demonstrates How Ideology Drives Argument for Sanctuary Policies

Charges leveled against 11 suspected ‘caravan’ members for crossing border illegally

Group running asylum caravan fears spotlight comes at a cost

CARAVAN ARRIVES, HONDURAN FLAGS FLYING, MIDDLE FINGERS FLASHING

 

Immigrant caravan sets up camp along the Mexican border after US officials told them the crossing was FULL, meaning they will have to wait until it re-opens to apply for asylum

Caravan asylum-seekers heading toward showdown as US officials say border crossing is full

Central American migrants in Mexico hoping to cross border to US

‘Migrant Caravan’ Ready to Cross US-Mexico Border by the Weekend

Judd: Migrants in Caravan to U.S.-Mexico Border 'Don't Respect Our Laws'

REPORT: Mexican Police Escort ‘Migrant Caravan’ to Border for Crossing Attempt

Violence Fleeing ‘Migrant Caravan’ Stalls in Murderous City of Tijuana

Border Patrol Catches Migrants ‘Associated with’ Caravan Crossing Illegally

San Diego Caravan Showdown Trumped Up by Activism

 

Five myths about the U.S.-Mexico border

 

Petition Effort to Admit Endangered White South Africans Spreads and Intensifies

 

VP Pence: Trump Admin. 'will not rest' Until Congress Closes Loopholes in Immigration Law

An Inapposite Question from Justice Sotomayor During 'Travel Ban 3.0' Oral Argument

Lawmakers slam Trump's Homeland Security chief over focus on immigrant caravan, border wall

As ‘migrant caravan’ approaches southern border, Trump administration threatens prosecution

Kirstjen Nielsen: Catch and release is like letting burglars stay in your home after they're caught

Kirstjen Nielson Is the Walter White of the Trump Administration

House hearing focuses on border security policies, deployment of National Guard

 

Catch and Release Escape Hatches - Loopholes that encourage illegal entry

 

No more Central American caravans for Mexico

 

The Real Border Problem Is Bigger Than A Wall

 

What You Need to Know About the Surge in Illegal Border Crossings and the Failures of Our Current Immigration System

 

Texas: Muslims from Syria caught sneaking across the border from Mexico

 

BORDER TOUR VIDEOS: DISCUSSION OF BORDER SECURITY FROM SOUTH TEXAS

 

Democrats Push Immigration Crackdown…on Deportation Agents

 

Border activist uses religious grounds to ask case dismissal

 

Canada Needs to Seal Illegal Crossings at US Border

 

Arizona Border Ranchers Live in Fear as Illegal Immigration Crisis Worsen

 

More than 450 caravan migrants made it into U.S.

 

Eye-popping surge of illegal immigrants abducting children - Children 'abducted' by illegals hoping to pose as families at U.S. border

 

Environmental red tape stalls border agents trying to fill drug-smuggler tunnels

 

Media, Former Obama Officials Use Pictures From 2014, 2016 to Attack Trump on Immigration

 

Did the government really 'lose' 1,500 illegal alien children?

 

School freaks over pro-Trump shirt, gets sued - 'The wall just got 10 feet taller'

 

Trump Vows To Reject Immigration Bill Without Border Wall Clause

Rise in Migrants from ISIS-Infested Muslim Country Trying to Enter U.S. Via Mexico - Bangladesh

 

 CBP-National Guard lead first joint aviation mission near southern border

 

National Guard Supports Border Patrol’s Apprehension of 1,600 Illegal Migrants

Arizona National Guard's deployment allows for more border agents to be on patrol

Border Patrol union calls Trump's National Guard deployment 'colossal waste'

 

Border Patrol, ICE Team Up to Rescue 39 Migrants from Border Stash House

 

Catch and Release Loophole Incentivizes Kidnapping

As Caravan Members Await Processing, Some Charged With Entering U.S. Illegally

#WhereAreTheChildren: Anger grows over US border policy

 

US Faces Call to Action on Lost Migrant Children


We're Making Undocumented People Straight Up Wear Yellow Bracelets Now

 

Tucson 'Operation Streamline' Prosecutions Highest Since Launch

 

Rep. Black Introduces Bill Allowing Border Wall Crowdfunding

 

U.S., Mexican authorities gather at border security training

 

Nearly 100 illegal immigrants found in trailer during traffic stop

 

Yuma-area BP apprehends 170 people, including 25 U.S. citizens, near Imperial Sand Dunes

 

Oops! Liberals Blame Trump For Obama’s Migrant Detention Centers

 

 

 

ILLEGAL AND LEGAL IMMIGRATION, VISA AND AMNESTY MATTERS

 

     DACA news links are in special DACA MATTERS category below

 

Prosecution for Immigration Crimes Rising Again

 

Illegal Immigrants Block Traffic in Grand Rapids Marching for Driver’s Licenses, Other Rights

 

GOP Midterm Slogan: 'We Need Guest Workers To Do Your Jobs!'

 

Dozens more caravan asylum seekers let in to U.S. from Mexico

 

Illegal immigration surges 230 percent in April on southwest border - 75 percent of apprehensions get ‘catch-and-release’

 

Backlog of immigration court cases reaches 1 million

 

Immigration Court Backlog Tops 1 Million

Tackling the Immigration Court Backlog

 

Sessions Issues Directive Banning Immigration Judges From Indefinitely Suspending Cases

 

The Global Compact on Refugees Draft Raises Many Concerns

 

US Admits It ‘Lost’ 1,500 Immigrant Children, Handed Many of Them Directly To Human Traffickers

 

Trump removes legal protections from 57,000 Hondurans in the United States

 

57,000 HONDURAN "HURRICANE REFUGEES" FROM 1998 TOLD TO LEAVE

 

A Broken Immigration System - And the “fix” that would make it much worse.

 

Better Educated, but Not Better Off

 

Black America, Face the Facts on Illegal Immigration

 

Study: American Taxpayers Spend $18.5 Billion a Year on Health Care for Illegal Aliens

 

Amid ‘Migrant Caravan,’ Apprehensions Along Mexican Border Increase for 4th Month

 

Immigration arrests at southwest border creep up but still at historic low

 

Flood of US citizenship applications increases wait times, anxiety

 

US adds prosecutors, judges for immigration cases on border

Trump Administration Bucks Report to Institute Quotas at Immigration Courts

Federal Judge Jails Visa Mill Owner

Strengthening and Reforming America's Immigration Court System

 

E-Verify Immigrant Job Screening Is a Game of Chicken, Politics and State Laws

 

House panel probes border security, sanctuary cities, immigration law loopholes

 

Kirstjen Nielsen becomes Trump's immigration scapegoat

Trump Admin. Ends TPS Status for Honduras

FAIR: Termination of TPS was Long Overdue

 

Disney Workers Forced to Train Their Foreign Replacements End Legal Battle

 

Study: Immigrant Waves Cut Job Openings - New research contributes to on-going debate on immigration’s labor market impact

 

DOJ, USCIS, Team Up to Stop Employers Illegally Hiring Immigrants

 

Immigration, Legal or Illegal?

 

Audits, Arrests Surge As Feds Crack Down On Employers Who Hire Illegal Immigrants

 

Likely Midterm Voters Repeatedly Say Immigration Top Priority

 

Migration Madness Syndrome

 

Donald Trump, the Courts, and the 'Travel Ban'

 

E-Verify targeting illegal immigrants wins big boost from Social Security chief

 

Sessions Shuts Down Stealth Amnesty

 

Five Tips for Explaining Immigration Issues to the Open-Minded but Uninformed

 

United Nations Migration Agency Director Attacks Trump: Mass Migration Is In The "National Interest"

 

Trump isn’t pushing hard for this one popular way to curb illegal immigration

 

Illegal Immigration: A Tale of Two Countries [Canada vs. U.S.]

 

President Trump Holds MS-13 Forum to Stress Need for Stronger Immigration Laws

 

Big Summer Fight Brewing over Open Borders

 

Maine: Somali refugees charged with welfare fraud

 

The Employment Situation of Immigrants and Natives in the First Quarter of 2018 - CIS analysis of new Bureau of Labor Statistics data

 

Woman Whose Husband Was Deported Defends Trump For Following The Laws

 

Trump Vows To Reject Immigration Bill Without Border Wall Clause

 

‘We’re closed!’: Trump vents his anger over immigration at homeland security secretary

 

DHS Chooses Late Friday Afternoon to Announce 15,000 more H-2B Visas

DHS OKs 15,000 Additional H-2B Guest Workers

Trump Admin. to End Obama-Era International Entrepreneur Program

 

Report: Trump Administration Pushes to Cut High-Skilled Visas under NAFTA

 

Cognitive Dissonance Still Drives the Immigration Debate

Moderate Republicans pushing for immigration vote give leaders until June 7 to reach a deal

 

10,000 Americans Sign Petition Urging Pres. Trump to Mandate E-Verify

 

Vote Planned on Goodlatte Bill During Week of June 17

In GOP immigration battle, factions split over citizenship

'Hostile Foreign Power': Tucker Says Mexican Pres Candidates Pledge to Help Illegals Enter US

 

Time to take fraud in US Refugee Program more seriously; where is Congress?

 

Alabama Sues to Stop Illegal Immigrants

 

 

 

DACA - DEFERRED ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVAL MATTERS

 

What Is DACA?

 

Texas Leads Multi-State Lawsuit Against Trump Admin Over DACA Continuation

 

DACA RULING: JUDICIAL TRAVESTY OBSTRUCTS PRESIDENTIAL AUTHORITY - Fed. Judge Bates’ ruling ignores facts and national security.

 

An Inapposite Question from Justice Sotomayor During 'Travel Ban 3.0' Oral Argument

WH: DACA Ruling ‘Good News’ for Smugglers, ‘Creates Incentive’ for More Illegal Minors to Come to U.S.

Federal Judge Rules United States Must Keep DACA And Accept New Applications

 

President Trump Should Ignore the DACA Ruling

 

Paul Ryan's Final Amnesty Crusade in Full Swing...

 

Meet the ‘Never Trump’ Republicans Trying to Force a DACA Amnesty

 

Some House Republicans looking to revive effort to legalize DACA recipients

 

Trump Pours Cold Water on GOP Amnesty: Wants 'Whole Package' Ending Chain Migration, Visa Lottery, Catch & Release

 

‘We’re closed!’: Trump vents his anger over immigration at homeland security secretary

 

The DACA Myth, What Americans Need to Know

House GOP moderates inch closer to bringing DACA legislation to the floor

 

 

 

ICE - IMMIGRATION CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT MATTERS

 

     Also see Sanctuary City / State Matters

 

Nationwide, Dems Attack ICE Instead of Crime

 

Honduran man pleads guilty in Missouri to illegally re-entering US 10 times

 

4 Mexican nationals extradited to US for international sex trafficking offenses

 

ICE's Top 5 for the week ending May 4

 

Trump’s pick to lead ICE, who touted surge in immigration arrests, steps down

ICE Call-In Letters: Something Old is Made "New" Again

 

ICE removes former UCF student after termination of student visa

 

ICE removes Italian national convicted of weapons trafficking

 

Cuomo Faces Backlash from Left, Right, Feds After Trying to Handcuff ICE

 

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Sued Over ICE Tip-Off Records

 

ICE's Top 5 for the week ending May 11

 

Democrats Push Immigration Crackdown…on Deportation Agents

 

ICE arrests 78 criminal aliens and immigration violators in enforcement surge in 5 Midwest states

 

ICE's Top 5 for the week ending May 18

 

ICE operation targeting criminal aliens and immigration violators nets 49 arrests across Philadelphia

 

39 illegal aliens discovered in South Texas human smuggler 'stash house'

 

ICE Nets 127 in Philadelphia and Midwest Operations

 

ICE removes Salvadoran MS-13 gang member wanted on murder, terrorism charges

 

ICE Chief To Democrat: We're Not Anti-Immigrant, We're Enforcing The Laws *You* Passed

 

ICE arrests 156 criminal aliens and immigration violators during Operation Keep Safe in Chicago area

 

"Massachusetts ICE to Endanger Government Agents Needlessly"

 

ICE arrests 49 foreign nationals in Philadelphia in less than a week

ICE promises 2,700 more I-9 sweeps before fall

 

California libs enraged at police for cooperating with ICE - Sheriffs doing the right thing, even under pressure from the state and the local illegal alien lobby

 

 

 

SANCTUARY CITY / STATE MATTERS

 

     Also see ICE - Immigration Customs Enforcement Matters

 

Sanctuary Cities Protect Crooked Employers and Human Traffickers - Exploitation of the vulnerable is anything but “compassionate.”

 

Resistance to Sanctuary Cities Grows

 

Miracles Abound: California City in Liberal Bastion Rejects Sanctuary State

 

Georgia Guv Candidate to Visit Sanctuary Cities on ‘Deportation’ Bus Tour

 

 

 

REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT MATTERS

 

     ALSO SEE ILLEGAL AND LEGAL IMMIGRATION, VISA AND AMNESTY MATTERS

 

Another month with small numbers of paying customers for the refugee contractors

 

Catholic Charities of Minnesota drops refugee program; will take care of poor and homeless already among us

 

Refugee admissions from Africa and the Near East/South Asia way off the mark

 

Rich Brit, Anish Kapoor, funding community organizing to promote refugees in North Carolina

 

Trump Administration Rejects Iranian and Somali Refugees Cast-off From Australia

 

Hissy fits in Australia as US says no to Iranians and Somalis in refugee deal

 

Australia's refugee deal 'a farce' after US rejects all Iranian and Somali asylum seekers

 

Another California City Joins Suit Against State's Sanctuary Policies

 

Organization of Islamic Cooperation wants international pressure on Burma over Rohingya Muslims

 

Minnesota Somalis: You’re old and we are taking over

 

Trump is killing temporary refugee program, or is he?

 

US refugee contractor David Miliband wading ever deeper into British Brexit politics, so…

 

Corruption and bribery alleged in UN refugee office in Sudan

 

UN closes refugee resettlement program in Sudan while corruption investigation proceeds

 

The Fiscal Cost of Resettling Refugees in the United States

 

Tyson Foods bringing “ethnic empowerment network” to a town near you

 

State Department considering not renewing contracts with all nine resettlement agencies

 

Global corporations want refugee workers, then cut the BS about humanitarianism

 

See what I mean! The wailing for workers is the latest PR push for refugee industry; Virginia this time!

 

New data from Pew: Americans turning more negative on refugee resettlement

 

Lewiston, ME: Somalis gone wild

 

 

 

VETTING/SCREENING OF IMMIGRANTS AND RESETTLED REFUGEES

 

 

 

ILLEGAL DRUG, HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND RELATED MATTERS

 

     VISIT CUSTOMS BORDER PROTECTION NEWSROOM MEDIA RELEASES – Their releases will no longer be individually listed here.  The borders are busy with LOTS of daily seizures and arrests, a fraction of the actual illegal crossings

 

     SEE INSIGHT CRIME NEWS FOR LOTS MORE

 

'Mexican Mafia' crackdown results in 85 arrests in Southern California

 

Guns found in suburban storage unit allegedly linked to Mexico cartel

 

WATCH: Five Shot by Cartel Hitmen in Mexico City

Flashback asking: Is Mencho replacing Chapo as Drug Cartel King?

Sinaloa Cartel has more planes that Aeramexico

Narco tunnel discovered in Mexicali - Calexico, 3 arrested

Federal Cops Helped Smugglers Run Mexican Border State Checkpoint, Say Officials

EXCLUSIVE — Gulf Cartel Showers Poor Mexican Border City Children with Toys

Prosecutors consider charging El Chapo with killing SEVEN US citizens during revenge spree in the 1980s, after three

 ex-cops revealed they SAW him torture and murder the victims

"Russian Mike" fighting extradition in El Chapo case

El Tomazin, sicario from Los Zetas, killed, killed and returned to kill 28 times more in Oaxaca

 

Graphic: Cartel Gunmen Dump Bodies of Six Women into Ravine in Mexican Border State

Another major Mexican company is shutting down some of its operations amid record levels of violence

Cartel Hitman Suspected in 21 Narco-Killings Captured in Mexican Border City of Juarez

Mexican Authorities Capture Drug Lord’s Brother Wanted for Cartel Hit in Texas

Five Kidnappers in Cloned Police Vehicles Arrested in Tijuana

EXCLUSIVE — Retired Texas Cop Recalls Worst Border City Murders

“El 80” Tied to the Murder of Miroslava Breach

Michoacan CJNG Lieutenant: "El Abuelo" arrested

Veracruz Govt ups reward to 5 million pesos for El Bukanas the train derailer

Veracruz: Attorney of Jalisco Federal Police is abducted, while leaving his daughter's quinceanera, then tortured and killed

"The Mule" Clint Eastwood Movie about Leo Sharp, the 87 Year old Sinaloa Cartel Drug transporter

Authorities arrest dozens in probe of Mexican Mafia control in L.A. County jails

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS TRANS-BORDER DEFENSE MATTERS

 

     SEE INSIGHT CRIME NEWS FOR LOTS MORE

 

Firearms Out of Control in Mexico: But Only for Criminals

 

Despite Violence, Tourism Is Strong in  Mexican Resort Areas

 

Iran in the US Backyard

 

A photographer hung out with vigilantes in Mexico's most dangerous state. Here's what she saw.

 

Mexican Border State Journalist Beaten to Death in Her Home

 

Violence doesn't stop tourism south of border

 

Mexico's Presidential Candidates on Migration Issues

Mexico is siding with President Trump on migrants

 

There is only one gun store in all of Mexico. So why is gun violence soaring?

American Guns Are Fueling Record Homicides in Mexico. Experts Urge the White House to Take Action.

Tamaulipas Congress discusses approving citizens to carry firearms, in the face of rampant insecurity

 

Brazil: Bring back the generals, or something like that

 

 

 

VENEZUELA MATTERS

 

Rich Venezuelan Socialists Live the High Life In Florida - While their compatriots starve back home.

 

Venezuela's dictator Maduro rigged his country's election – and is now terrified it's not rigged enough

 

Central America's fake refugees – and Venezuela's real ones

 

5 Things That Disappeared During the Collapse of Venezuela

 

Venezuela: Always a bad sign when your military deserts

 

Venezuela’s Economic Problems Are Caused By Socialism, Not Falling Oil Prices

 

Venezuela: No to a Coup. Yes, To Military Civil Disobedience 

 

As Venezuela exodus swells, more migrants face removal

 

As the U.S. bails out Venezuela's refugees, why isn't it condemning the horrors of socialism?

 

Maduro seeks second term in isolated, ruined Venezuela

 

7 Reasons for Describing Venezuela as a ‘Mafia State’

 

Drug Trafficking Within the Venezuelan Regime: The ‘Cartel of the Suns’

 

Maduro celebrates re-election, urges dialogue

 

American Officials Decry Venezuelan Election As ‘Sham’

 

Trump Administration Condemns ‘Sham’ Election in Venezuela, Imposes New Sanctions

 

Venezuela Expels Top U.S. Diplomats in Retaliation for Sanctions

 

Colombia and Venezuela: Criminal Siamese Twins

 

 

 

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SUGGESTED READING / VIEWING

 

THE RED-GREEN AXIS - Refugees, Immigration and the Agenda to Erase America

 

Refugee Resettlement and the Hijra to America

 

Articles about JPS Brown by Leo Banks: Tasty Serial and J.P.S. Brown's Last Stand

 

Wolves At Our Door a novel by J.P.S. Brown 

 

Review of 'Wolves at Our Door' by Jon Shumaker

 

Article about J.P.S. Brown by Richard Grant

 

Articles about J.P.S. Brown by Kathy McCrane

 

J.P.S. Brown on Facebook

 

The Unarmed Truth: My Fight to Blow the Whistle and Expose Fast and Furious

 

Collusion: How the Media Stole the 2012 Election---and How to Stop Them from Doing It in 2016

Disinformation: Former Spy Chief Reveals Secret Strategy for Undermining Freedom, Attacking Religion, and Promoting Terrorism

The Reapers Line - Life and Death on the Mexican Border by Lee Morgan II - Very enjoyable read, and highly recommended for LEOs.


SIXTY MILES OF BORDER: AN AMERICAN LAWMAN BATTLES DRUGS ON THE MEXICAN BORDER by Terry Kirkpatrick


The SHADOW CATCHER: A U.S. AGENT INFILTRATES MEXICO'S DEADLY CRIME CARTELS  by Hipolito Acosta

 

Beneath the Same Sky: An Interview with Author David Ramirez 

 

Life Inside the Bubble: Why a Top-Ranked Secret Service Agent Walked Away from It All

 

Raising a Jihadi Generation: Understanding the Muslim Brotherhood Movement in America – Largely for law enforcement at all levels.  Will open your eyes even more.

 

Clean House: Exposing Our Government's Secrets and Lies  -  Free copy download

See Pages 9-13 Re Reforming the Freedom of Information Act

See Pages 93-116 Re Fast and Furious

See pages 181-206 Re Immigration and Border Enforcement

See pages 222-226 Re Opening the Border to Terrorists

 

Fast and Furious: Barack Obama's Bloodiest Scandal and the Shameless Cover-Up

Katie Pavlich
Katie Pavlich Biography

 

Sun City Cell

 

The BORDER STATES of AMERICA with Nick Searcy

 

Snitch

 

American Made

 

Barry Seal: The real-life story behind Tom Cruise's character in American Made

 

 

 

OTHER READING TO CONSIDER:

 

The Art of Intelligence: Lessons from a Life in the CIA’s Clandestine Service by Henry A. Crumpton

 

Hard Measures: How Aggressive CIA Actions After 9/11 Saved American Lives by Jose A. Rodriguez

 

The Devil We Know: Dealing with the New Iranian Superpower by Robert Baer

 

"Courting Disaster", How the CIA Kept America Safe (Regnery) by Marc Thiessen

 

No Easy Day by Mark Owen

 

2010 BOOK: Migra!: A History of the U.S. Border Patrol by Kelly Lytle Hernandez

 

Broken Borders, Broken Promises by Todd Staples

 

The Fence: National Security, Public Safety, and Illegal Immigration along the U.S.-Mexico Border – Robert Lee Meril

 

Border Insecurity – Why Big Money, Fences and Drones Aren’t Making Us SaferLongmire Consulting

 

Riding for the Lone Star: Frontier Cavalry and the Texas Way of War, 1822-1865, by Nathan Jennings

 

Articles & Blog Posts by Leo W. Banks

 

Eight Miles from the Line by Leo W. Banks

 

I Was a Border Patrol Agent — Until the Horror Made Me Quit

Double Wide by Leo W. Banks

 

Opiate Heroin Awareness Toolkit

 

 

 

BORDER WALL IMAGE LINKS

 

The Current State of the Border Fence

 

Photo Essays On the U.S.-Mexican Border

 

Here’s what the Mexico border wall looks like now

The Great Wall of America

Here’s What the U.S.-Mexico Border Actually Looks Like

Here’s What the U.S.-Mexico Border Looks Like Before Trump’s Wall

Images for Border wall

IN PICTURES: The U.S.-Mexico border as it stands now

A Border Wall Already Exists In Some Places. We Visited It.

The truth about America's border with Mexico

Border wall images

 

 

 

LIVE FROM COCHISE CO., AZ AND THE SOUTHERN BORDER

 

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | A wrap-up conversation Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Conservationist Diana Hadley Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Rancher Ed Ashurst Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | New Mexico Rancher Erica Valdez Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Rancher Kelly Glenn-Kimbro Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Rancher John Ladd Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Cochise County Sheriff Mark Dannels Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Veterinarian Gary Thrasher
LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Ranchers Fred & Peggy Davis 

 

 

 

BORDER TOUR VIDEOS: DISCUSSION OF BORDER SECURITY FROM SOUTH TEXAS

 

 

 

MEXICAN CARTEL GROUPS (EXCERPTED FROM INSIGHT CRIME)

 

Sinaloa Cartel
Knights Templar
Juarez Cartel
Tijuana Cartel
Gulf Cartel
Familia Michoacana
Jalisco Cartel – New Generation (CJNG)
Guerreros Unidos

 

 

 

Defense is everyone’s business. 

 

At what cost, America, “Cheap” Labor, Plentiful Drugs and Votes?

 

What crosses the border from ALL OVER THE WORLD, ends UP HERE.

 

Truly informed legislators/citizens make informed and intelligent decisions.

 

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