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  • Three cheers for the new Underground Railroad

    02/26/2017 11:46:56 AM PST · by Kaslin · 17 replies
    Hot ^ | February 26, 2017 | JAZZ SHAW
    We keep hearing rumors about this even though it’s very hard to track down specifics. Word on the street is that various groups, including churches, are preparing to assist illegal immigrants by either providing them with shelter or facilitating their plans to flee to Canada. Without more documentation it’s hard to be entirely sure, but with this much smoke it’s certainly possible that there is at least a bit of fire underneath. Another report has emerged on this, although it’s from Buzzfeed, so take it with whatever size grain of salt you feel appropriate. Churches across the US are fighting...
  • Leader of next Womens March is Palestinian terrorist [Rasmea Yousef Odeh]

    02/26/2017 9:18:13 AM PST · by COBOL2Java · 18 replies
    Geller Report ^ | February 26, 2017 | Pamela Geller
    Full title: Leader of next Womens March is Palestinian terrorist who took part in two massacres of Israelis and then worked for Obamacare The document was co-authored by, among others, Rasmea Yousef Odeh, a convicted terrorist. Odeh, a Palestinian, was convicted in Israel in 1970 for her part in two terrorist bombings, one of which killed two students while they were shopping for groceries. She spent 10 years in prison for her crimes. She then managed to become a US citizen in 2004 by lying about her past (great detective work, INS: Next time, use Google) but was subsequently convicted,...
  • Mississippi Governor Says He Will Assist Trump in Illegal Immigration Crackdown

    02/26/2017 3:51:58 AM PST · by GonzoII · 15 replies
    Newsmax ^ | Saturday, 25 Feb 2017 | Fred Lucas
    Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is ready to assist in President Donald Trumps crackdown on illegal immigration, but some of his fellow Republicans are less than eager to cooperate. Bryant contends that beefed up enforcement at the federal level can only help states. The federal law is the federal law, Bryant told Newsmax while visiting Washington for the National Governors Association winter meeting this weekend. You see now that Immigration and Customs Enforcement is simply enforcing the federal laws. I like to remind people, if we are going to ignore these laws, they need to tell us what other laws we...
  • Study shows value of undocumented immigrants [fake news]

    02/25/2017 3:14:01 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 47 replies
    The Connecticut Post ^ | February 25, 2017 | Bill Cummings
    As President Donald Trump prepares to deport millions of immigrants in the country illegally, a new national study shows undocumented workers pump billions of dollars into Connecticuts economy each year. The New American Economy, a coalition of mayors and business leaders who support sensible immigration reform, found that the nearly 130,000 undocumented Connecticut residents pay $397 million in annual federal, state and local taxes, account for $3.1 billion in household income and represent $2.7 billion in spending power. This research proves what weve known for years: Immigrants are a boom to our local economy and in every community in America,...
  • Is Trump building a blueprint for mass deportation?

    02/25/2017 2:27:47 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 35 replies
    The Fresno Bee ^ | February 25, 2017 | The Editorial Board
    It may not yet be the mass deportation that activists have been warning about. But it appears inevitable that many more undocumented immigrants will be swept up by the Trump administrations more aggressive enforcement. The groups at risk of deportation have been expanded dramatically by President Donald Trumps Jan. 25 executive orders and the enforcement memos issued last week by the Department of Homeland Security. In addition to targeting undocumented immigrants convicted of serious crimes a perfectly appropriate step and the focus during most of the Obama years federal agents will prioritize people guilty of any crime and...
  • Weekly Update: Sanctuary City Outrage

    02/25/2017 10:19:59 AM PST · by jazusamo · 27 replies
    Judicial Watch ^ | February 24, 2017 | Tom Fitton
    Sanctuary City Update: Arizona Sheriff Releases Hundreds of Criminal Illegal Aliens Veteran Prosecuted for Posting American Flag on Veterans Affairs Center Fence on Memorial Day Participate in CPAC With Us Sanctuary City Update: Arizona Sheriff Releases Hundreds of Criminal Illegal Aliens A crackdown on dangerous sanctuary policies for illegal immigrants cant come a moment too soon. As with our most recent court challenge to San Francisco, Judicial Watch has been a leader (and often the only) legal opponent to sanctuary policies that ignore federal and state laws concerning illegal immigration at the expense of the publics safety, the rule...
  • TWO DAYS After Governor Declares CT Sanctuary State Illegal Alien Murders Mother and Kidnaps

    02/25/2017 8:32:27 AM PST · by lowbridge · 40 replies
    Gateway pundit ^ | February 25, 2017 | Jim Hoft
    On Wednesday Connecticut Governor Daniel Malloy issued a memo to his states authorities, telling them to ignore federal law regarding illegal immigrants. Malloy declared Connecticut a sanctuary state. On Friday a previously deported illegal alien murdered his girlfriend and kidnapped her six year-old daughter. Oscar Obedio Hernandez, an illegal alien from El Salvador, was arrested on Friday night.
  • Citizens, Immigrants, and Illegals: A Long-Blind Nation Sees Clearly Again

    02/25/2017 8:25:01 AM PST · by jfd1776 · 7 replies
    Illinois Review ^ | February 24, 2017 A.D. | John F Di Leo
    > There are about 95 million people of working age in America who are outside the workforce, some willingly, most unwillingly. They just cant find jobs. For as long as there have been movie theaters, there have been some kids whove snuck in without paying. Whether its for a single film or a double feature, they know as long as theyre in the theater that theres a chance they may get caught. At any point, they might be asked to show their ticket stub, and if they cant they know theyll be tossed out. If it happens, they wont complain,...
  • Mexico: Well Go to the U.N. to Defend Human Rights of Mexicans in U.S.

    02/24/2017 6:51:17 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 102 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | February 24, 2017 | 4:27 AM EST | Susan Jones
    Mexicos foreign minister says his government will seek the intervention of the United Nations if necessary to defend the human rights of its citizens caught up in the Trump administrations tough new approach to illegal immigration. Speaking on the eve of Thursdays meetings with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, Secretary of Foreign Affairs Luis Videgaray said at a meeting with officials from the U.N. human rights office that Mexico does not have to accept provisions that one government wants unilaterally to impose on another. The government of Mexico will act by all means legally...
  • San Diego Bishop Calls on Americans To Be 'Disruptors' To Aid Illegal Aliens [McElroy]

    02/24/2017 6:29:44 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 39 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | February 24, 2017 | 5:00 PM EST | Michael W. Chapman
    The very liberal Catholic bishop of San Diego, Robert McElroy, who supports giving Communion to the divorced and remarried, contrary to Church teaching, and embracing LGBT families, said that social justice activists must become disruptors to counter the efforts of the federal government to apprehend illegal aliens. Well now, we must all become disruptors, said Bishop McElroy in a Feb. 18 speech at the U.S. Regional World Meeting of Popular Movements in Modesto, Calif. We must disrupt those who would seek to send troops into our streets to deport the undocumented, to rip mothers and fathers from their families, he...
  • Border Patrol: DACA recipient detained for alien smuggling

    02/24/2017 6:37:42 AM PST · by GonzoII · 16 replies ^ | February 24, 12:23 AM | Leslie Berestein Rojas
    A 22-year-old man who has been living and working in Los Angeles under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program has been detained because he is suspected of alien smuggling, federal officials said Thursday. U.S. Border Patrol officials said they arrested Jesus Alonso Arreola Robles of North Hollywood in San Diego County on Feb. 12. Arreola is now detained in a Georgia facility and faces deportation.
  • LA churches ready underground network of safe houses for illegals

    02/24/2017 7:23:32 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 65 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 02/24/2017 | Rick Moran
    <p>Apparently, that well known piece of advice from the Bible is falling on deaf ears in southern California.</p> <p>A network of churches is organizing resistance to the new immigration enforcement policies of the federal government by developing a network of "safe houses" to shelter illegal alien families from deportation.</p>
  • Fear And Panic Grows Among [Illegal] Immigrant Communities

    02/24/2017 6:56:42 AM PST · by GonzoII · 43 replies ^ | Feb 23, 2017 | Oren Peleg
    For the roughly 11 million undocumented immigrants around the United States, the new immigration and deportation policies of the Trump administration have caused a growing sense of stress and panic. Now, following a late February release of new immigration enforcement guidelines, immigrants are creating new routines to protect their lives. "We got over 1,000 phone calls in three days about the [Immigration and Customs Enforcement] raids," Cristina Parker, immigration programs director for Grassroots Leadership, said, reports the Associated Press. "And certainly a lot of those were people who wanted information about the raids saying, 'I'm scared, I'm worried, what can...
  • Underground Network Readies Homes To Hide Undocumented Immigrants

    02/24/2017 4:48:59 AM PST · by MarvinStinson · 91 replies
    CNN ^ | February 23, 2017 | Kyung Lah, Alberto Moya and Mallory Simon
    <p>A hammer pounds away in the living room of a middle class home. A sanding machine smoothes the grain of the wood floor in the dining room.</p> <p>But this home Pastor Ada Valiente is showing off in Los Angeles is no ordinary home.</p>
  • Schools Country-Wide Ordered to Stop Immigration Agents from Entering Schools Without Warrant

    02/23/2017 9:07:41 PM PST · by detective · 43 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 23 Feb 2017 | Katherine Rodriguez
    Schools around the country have decided to take a stand against President Trumps crackdown on illegal immigration. The Chicago Public School District have told principals in the stateto stop immigration agents from entering schools without a criminal warrant, the Daily Mail reported. Chicago Public Schools, the third-largest school district in the nation, took one of the boldest stances against Trumps immigration policies out of the school districts in the country that have announced measures to protect students who are living in the United States illegally.
  • Jorge Ramos says Trump should use his big heart to legalize 11 million illegal immigrants

    02/23/2017 9:03:52 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 47 replies
    The Blaze ^ | February 23, 2017 | Carlos Garcia
    Univision anchor Jorge Ramos used the recent occasion of President Trump saying that DREAMers should be treated with a heart to advocate that all 11 million illegal aliens should be legalized while the president has both chambers of Congress under his partys control. He made the comments on CNN with Anderson Cooper Thursday. In the shadow of the expansion of immigration enforcement, Cooper asked, the Trump administration, theyre leaving in place the protections they say were put in place for DREAMers and documented parents of U.S. citizens. What do you make of that decision? Does that, do you think that...
  • Anyone crossing the border illegally whose claim is rejected will be sent home, not back to U.S.

    02/23/2017 8:33:19 PM PST · by SouthernerFromTheNorth · 20 replies
    Global News ^ | 02/23/2017 | Amy Minsky
    The men, women and children hiking over the Canada-U.S. border to seek asylum in Canada are risking more than freezing conditions theyre cutting off all roads back to the United States and risk being sent back to the countries they fled. Usually the U.S. is considered a safe place to seek asylum, said Jacqueline Bonisteel, an associate at Corporate Immigration Law Firm in Toronto. Its a high risk, but for these people Canada seems to be a safer place to make a claim. Every one of the dozens and dozens of asylum seekers whove recently arrived and continue...
  • Wash. governor orders agencies to ignore immigration requests

    02/23/2017 7:10:29 PM PST · by tcrlaf · 88 replies
    The Hill ^ | 2-23-2017 | Reid Wilson
    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) on Thursday signed an executive order blocking state law enforcement agencies from detaining undocumented immigrants at the request of federal officials, days after the Trump administration began ramping up immigration enforcement actions. Inslees order prevents state agencies from discriminating against or refusing service to those in living the country illegally. It also blocks those agencies from spending state resources to create or enforce a registry of citizens on the basis of religious affiliation. The order blocks the Washington State Patrol and the state Department of Corrections from detaining anyone solely on the basis...
  • Immigrants hide, fearing capture on any corner

    02/23/2017 2:11:09 PM PST · by mdittmar · 57 replies
    Fort Worth Star Telegram ^ | February 23, 2017 | Vivian Yee The New York Times
    No going to church, no going to the store. No doctors appointments for some, no school for others. No driving, period not when a broken taillight could deliver the driver to Immigration and Customs Enforcement.It is happening in the Central Valley of California, where unauthorized immigrants pick the fields for survival wages but are keeping their children home from school; on Staten Island, where fewer day laborers haunt street corners in search of work; in West Phoenixs Isaac School District, where 13 Latino students have dropped out in the past two weeks; and in the horse country of northern...
  • Donald Trump Plans to Bypass the Courts to Deport as Many People as Possible

    02/23/2017 12:42:09 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 38 replies
    The Intercept ^ | February 23, 2017 | Ryan Devereaux
    On Tuesday, the Department of Homeland Security released a pair of memos laying out how the agency intends to implement President Donald Trumps executive orders on domestic immigration enforcement. In addition to calling for a massive increase in the number of immigration agents and the deputizing of local and state law enforcement across the country described in the documents as a force multiplier the memos dramatically expand the range of people who can be deported without seeing a judge. I see now what the plan is, Greg Siskind, a Tennessee-based immigration attorney and a member of the American Immigration...
  • Yes, Build the Wall, But Realize That We'll Still Need Seasonal Agricultural Workers

    02/23/2017 12:27:49 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 78 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 02/23/2017 | Mark Ellis
    It was 1967. The local music store had an ink-blue Mosrite Ventures solid body electric guitar, and I wanted it badly. Cost: $500. My family was not poor, but neither could they drop five bills on one of four children. My first guitar was a $29.99 Stella acoustic from Sears. There was only one way to get the guitar of my dreams: a summer job. Complication: I had long hair, and even in the psychedelic sixties, few legitimate employers wanted that at their front counters or even their back rooms. All the head shop jobs were taken. We lived in...
  • Sanctuary City Sets Illegal Immigrant Criminal Free US Citizen Pays the Ultimate Price

    02/23/2017 9:20:21 AM PST · by Hadean · 45 replies
    Denver Post Independent Journal Review ^ | February 22, 2017 | Jason Howerton
    Roughly six months ago, Ever Valles was arrested by Denver police on charges of illegal possession of a weapon and vehicle theft. The suspect was reportedly flagged by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) as an immigration enforcement priority," given his known gang affiliation. A detainer request was put on Valles, asking the city of Denver, a so-called sanctuary city to notify them before he was released, so they could take him into custody. However, Denver released Valles December 20, and ICE claims they were not properly notified. Almost twomonths later, tragedy struck. On February 17, Valles was charged with first-degree...
  • Feds paid $1 billion in Social Security benefits to individuals without SSN.

    02/22/2017 3:31:53 AM PST · by gattaca · 47 replies
    Washington Beacon ^ | 02/22/2017 | Elizabeth Harrington
    The Social Security Administration paid $1 billion in benefits to individuals who did not have a Social Security Number (SSN), according to a new audit. The agencys inspector general found errors in the governments documentation for representative payees, otherwise known as individuals who receive retirement or disability payments on behalf of another person who is incapable of managing the benefits themselves. The audit released Friday found thousands of cases where there was no SSN on file. Over the last decade, the agency paid $1 billion to 22,426 representative payees who "did not have an SSN, and SSA had not followed...
  • Democratic Governor Tells Cops Not to Obey Trump Immigration Policy

    02/22/2017 5:36:13 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 30 replies
    LawNewz ^ | February 22, 2017 | Rachel Stockman
    Connecticuts Democratic governor, Dannel Malloy, told local police and law enforcement that they basically dont have to abide by federal requests to detain undocumented immigrants. On top of that, he pretty much encouraged them not to cooperate with federal agents all together. ICE detainer requests are requests, they are not warrants or orders and this should only be honored as set forth in Connecticut law, unless accompanied by a judicial warrant, Malloy said in a letter sent to local law enforcement on Wednesday. Malloys letter was sent a day after the Trump administration issued sweeping guidelines that targeted millions of...
  • Grant Ronnebeck (murdered by DREAMer) - MUST watch video!

    02/22/2017 5:24:45 PM PST · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 6 replies ^ | 6/6/16 | Steve Ronnebeck
    I didn't find this video on Freep, so thought I'd post it. I've been posting it a lot on Huffington and sending it to every Trump bashing lib I can find because the video is extremely powerful. There IS blood on the hands of Obama and every last Rat and RINO who keep supporting open borders and non-enforcement. They ARE the REAL sc*mbags Ms. Maxine Waters!!!!
  • Mexican migrant dies after deportation in possible border suicide

    02/22/2017 3:34:45 PM PST · by Hadean · 34 replies
    LA Times ^ | February 22, 2017 | Kate Linthicum
    <p>MEXICO CITY A Mexican man who had just been deported from the United States fell to his death Tuesday from a bridge near the Tijuana-San Diego border crossing.</p>
  • New Immigration Guidance 'Unleashes the Hound Dogs,' Says 1st (Former) Illegal Alien to Serve[tr]

    02/22/2017 2:39:58 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 19 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | February 22, 2017 | 9:13 AM EST | Susan Jones
    U.S. Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-N.Y.) says he came to the United States illegally as a nine-year-old child, eventually returning to the Dominican Republic with his family to follow proper immigration procedures. He is the first member of Congress to have once been an illegal alien, and he told CNN on Wednesday morning that he objects to the Trump administrations expanded immigration enforcement because it unleashes the hound dogs, expedites the removal of illegal aliens and fractures families. He noted that many people come here illegally because they aspire for their children to eventually become Americans. [] Espaillat said many of...
  • Arizona Sheriff Releasing 400 Criminal Illegal Immigrants Every 10 Days

    02/22/2017 9:43:32 AM PST · by hsmomx3 · 46 replies
    Judicial Watch ^ | 02/22/17 | Judicial Watch
    An average of 400 criminal illegal immigrants are being released every 10 days by the newly elected sheriff in Arizonas most populous county, federal law enforcement sources tell Judicial Watch, many of them violent offenders. Its part of Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzones new policy to protect illegal aliens, even those who have committed serious state crimes, from deportation. Under a longtime partnership between the county and the feds, the Phoenix field office of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) was notified when aliens unlawfully present with additional Arizona charges were released from the Maricopa County Jail, which is one of...
  • The Plot to Sabotage U.S. Court System With Thousands of Deportation Cases

    02/22/2017 6:15:25 AM PST · by detective · 32 replies
    Frontpage ^ | February 22, 2017 | Humberto Fontova
    Yes I want to use the U.S. judicial systemthe immigration courts in particular-- to jam, to backlog it so perhaps President Trump will change his mind and stop this ridiculous policy-- this unpleasantandhostile policy-- of deporting people.. (Jorge Castaeda to Tucker Carlson, Fox News, 2/14/17.) The ridiculous policyconsists of President Trumps executive orders to deport lawbreaking foreigners, mostly Mexicans. In other words, this unpleasant and hostile policy consists of Presidential candidate Trumps fulfillment of his campaign pledges and of President Trumps fulfillment of his pledge with his hand on the Bible on Jan. 20thto uphold the U.S. Constitution....
  • Immigration advocates denounce DHS plan to implement Trump executive orders

    02/22/2017 6:35:52 AM PST · by mandaladon · 29 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | 22 Feb 2017 | Caitlin Dickson
    Immigration policy experts lashed out Tuesday at the Department of Homeland Securitys plan to implement President Trumps executive orders on immigration. In my many years of practicing immigration law, I have not seen a mass deportation blueprint like this one, Marielena Hincapi, executive director of the National Immigration Law Center, a Los Angeles-based nonprofit that advocates for the rights of low-income immigrant families, said in a conference call with reporters. In two memos issued Tuesday, DHS Secretary John Kelly laid out sweeping new guidance for officers tasked with carrying out the presidents immigration policies. Those directives included a push to...
  • Canada's PM Trudeau: No, we wont be stopping illegal border crossings. Why do you ask?

    02/22/2017 8:09:53 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 43 replies
    Hotair ^ | 02/22/2017 | Jazz Shaw
    The other day we looked at a somewhat amusing story of people illegally crossing the border from the United States into Canada. The numbers remain only a tiny trickle compared to the flow of illegal aliens coming into the United States across our southern border, but the trend should still be worrying for Canadians. Or at least so you would think. This is not a view shared by the country’s prime minister it seems. When pressed by reporters, Justin Trudeau said that he has no intention of stopping people coming into his nation illegally. (Newsweek) Canada will continue to...
  • Just Another Old White Guy

    02/22/2017 6:39:34 AM PST · by NOBO2012 · 3 replies
    Michelle Obama's Mirror ^ | 2-22-2017 | MOTUS
    Weve seen up-close and personal the face of the Not My President Day crowd, where anti-Trump protesters took the opportunity to bitch about whatever struck their fancy:Yeah babes, we can hardly waitMake mine the Carmel Brownie Blizzard, and yes, I would like fries with that order. And Im sure you remember the yooge impact of the stupid Day Without (Illegal) Immigrants boycott:I know one family who sincerely wishes that Monday had been a Day Without (Illegal) Immigrants.Meet the perp: Three Whittier Police Department officers were responding to the scene of a traffic collision about 8 a.m. when a 26-year-old, recently...
  • First-Grade Teacher Suspended Over 'Illegal Aliens' Post: School District

    02/22/2017 6:27:15 AM PST · by mandaladon · 48 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | 22 Feb 2017 | Deborah Hastings
    A first-grade teacher in Washington was placed on administrative leave after urging people on Facebook to report suspected undocumented residents, school district officials said. Cheriese Rhode, 29, allegedly posted a message last week encouraging citizens to inform Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents of those believed to be in the country without proper documentation. Read: Mother of 4 Threatened in Deportation Raids Has Taken Refuge in a Church The reported missive was posted in connection with last Thursdays A Day Without Immigrants boycott, during which businesses closed and children were kept home from school to show the importance of immigrants in...
  • State by State: The Cost of Illegal Immigration Infographics

    02/21/2017 10:22:32 AM PST · by DeweyCA · 15 replies
    bolog of Dr. Rich Swier ^ | 2-21-17 | Dr. Rich Swier
    Wondering how illegal immigration is affecting your pocket book? In 2013, taxpayers shouldered $100 billion in state spending on illegal aliens! You may also access FAIRs State Cost Studies and Immigration Facts for more information. Below are state-by-state detailed infographics on how much illegals burden you and your state:
  • Norway bishop calls on churches to employ paperless migrants

    02/22/2017 5:45:17 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 10 replies ^ | 20 February 2017 22:08 CET+01:00 | NTB/The Local
    Christian organizations in Norway plan to join a campaign to employ undocumented migrants, despite the threat of fines and imprisonment. Tor Berger Jrgensen, the former bishop of Sr-Hlogaland in northern Norway, launched the campaign last week, arguing that breaking the law in this way was not about saving money, but about providing a livelihood to people in a hopeless situation. The 71-year-old priest sent letters out to Christian organizations across Norway, asking them to give jobs to those who could neither return to their home countries nor get residency in Norway. He told the newspaper he was optimistic that his...
  • US to expand pool of people targeted for deportation

    02/21/2017 12:12:02 PM PST · by mdittmar · 37 replies
    Associated Press ^ | 2/21/2017 | ALICIA A. CALDWELL
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration is greatly expanding the number of people living in the U.S. illegally who are considered a priority for deportation, including people arrested for traffic violations, according to agency documents released Tuesday.The documents represent a sweeping rewrite of the nation's immigration enforcement priorities.
  • Trump team outlines new plan to crack down on illegal immigrants

    02/21/2017 11:58:38 AM PST · by ColdOne · 30 replies ^ | 2/21/17 | Daniel Halper and Bob Fredericks
    The US can give the boot to virtually every illegal immigrant in the country, and those caught crossing the southern border will be busted or sent packing, according to memos issued Tuesday by the Department of Homeland Security. The new rules reflect the Trump Administrations get-tough stance on illegals and are an about-face from the Obama administrations catch and release policy which let non-criminal undocumented immigrants remain in the US even after being caught. The memos put into practice policies outlined in two executive orders President Trump signed last month. The Department no longer will exempt classes or categories...
  • King of Prussia man charged with smuggling aliens into U.S

    02/21/2017 12:36:18 PM PST · by Kid Shelleen · 11 replies
    Times Herald (Montgomery County, PA) ^ | 02/21/2017 | Digital First Media Staff
    Three Turkish nationals including a Montgomery County man have been charged in federal court with conspiring to smuggle undocumented Turkish aliens into the United States for private financial gain, according to the U.S. Attorneys Office. Izzet Kurt, 53, of King of Prussia, Ozcan Kose, 34, of Rize, Turkey, and Oguz Kose, 35, of Rize, Turkey, were indicted by a grand jury --snip-- Upon the arrival, the government alleges, they were coached on how to avoid detection by U.S. Customs officials, and at times provided with fake IDs with the names of crew members.
  • Most crime happens in the Girl with Dragon Tattoo' US comedian jokes as Sweden BURNS

    02/22/2017 4:07:56 AM PST · by protest1 · 22 replies
    The Daily Express ^ | 10:01, Wed, Feb 22, 2017 | Lizzie Stromme
    WHILE police battled rioters in Sweden's capital - a US comedian crassly joked that Swedish crime almost only happens in films. Despite the ongoing incident, Stephen Colbert saw fit to joke about the violence as he tore into both President Trump and Fox News.
  • DHS Shifts Funds from Defending Illegals to New Office to Help Their VICTIMS

    02/21/2017 5:28:46 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 54 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | February 21, 2017 | 3:06 PM EST | Craig Bannister
    On Tuesday, DHS Sec. Kelly issued an immigration memo shifting the U.S. governments efforts and resources away from defending illegal aliens to helping their victims. The memo creates the Victims of Immigration Crime Engagement (VOICE) office, which will act as liaison between ICE and the known victims of crimes committed by removable aliens. VOICE will address victims concerns and provide information regarding the enforcement actions and immigration status of the perpetrator. [] The memo also reallocates any and all resources currently used to advocate for illegal aliens and terminates outreach and advocacy services provided to them.
  • BIG LEAGUE: ICE Agents Officially Ordered To Begin Arresting and Deporting More Illegals

    02/21/2017 2:03:10 PM PST · by davikkm · 54 replies
    thegatewaypundit ^ | Ryan Saavedra
    ICE agents have officially been given the green light to begin making more arrests and deportations of illegals according to a report released by The Washington Times on Tuesday. From The Washington Times: Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly officially ordered federal agents this week to begin arresting and deporting more illegal immigrants, releasing them from the handcuffs the Obama administration had imposed, and making headway on one of President Trumps chief campaign promises Those caught at the border are to be swiftly shipped back, Mr. Kelly said, and he freed agents to target a broader universe of illegal immigrants...
  • Americans rally for impeachment of 'travel ban' judges

    02/21/2017 12:32:09 PM PST · by amorphous · 13 replies
    Worldnet Daily ^ | 21 Feb 2016 | Chelsea Schilling
    Americans are already planning at least 51 pro-Trump rallies across the nation in the coming weeks, but at least one crowd of protesters in Memphis, Tenn., will meet March 4 to also demand impeachment of the two federal judges who blocked President Trumps travel ban. People I talk with want President Trump to know that we stand with him; and that we, too, see that the judiciary is coming off the rails. Furthermore, we are ready to do something about it, said rally organizer and Memphis Tea Party founder Mark Skoda in a press release posted to Facebook.
  • Teacher placed on leave after encouraging people to report illegal aliens

    02/20/2017 12:35:24 PM PST · by BradtotheBone · 59 replies
    Yakima Herald ^ | February 18, 2017 | Miles Jay Oliver
    PROSSER, Wash. -- A Prosser elementary schoolteacher was placed on leave Friday after the school district said she posted a Facebook message that could be considered hostile or offensive on the basis of national origin. The post generated a number of emails, phone calls and visits from concerned citizens and parents that the school district described as angry and concerning. Due to possible safety and security concerns, as well as concern for disruption of the school environment, this teacher has been placed on administrative leave pending investigation of this incident by the district, the Prosser School District said in a...
  • Ungodly Speech

    02/20/2017 11:15:20 AM PST · by ebb tide · 10 replies
    Gloria TV ^ | February 20, 2017
    Ungodly Speech: Last Friday Pope Francis visited the Third Roman University. Francis spoke 45 minutes and never mentioned God or Jesus Christ, although they were contained in the written text, but Francis chose to drop these passages. Bergoglio focused instead on promoting Islamic mass-immigration.
  • [La Ironia:] Dozens of illegals fired for skipping work on day without immigrants

    02/20/2017 9:54:47 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 18 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 02/20/2017 | Ed Straker
    Dozens of workers, presumably illegal aliens, werefired from their jobsfor skipping work to engage in a "day without immigrants." More than 100 people were suddenly out of work across the country this past week after they participated in Thursday's "Day Without Immigrants" protest. As numerous restaurants across the countryclosed their doors in solidarity with the cause, other employers were decidedly less understanding. Eighteen of those who were fired worked at Bradley Coatings Inc., which had warned employees they would lose their jobs if they didn't come to work.In Lexington, South Carolina,21 workers were firedfrom Encore Boat Builders after they...
  • ICE: 949,382 illegals with 'removal orders' still free, raids get just .07%

    02/20/2017 7:24:49 AM PST · by george76 · 45 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 2/20/17 | Paul Bedard
    Despite media reports of a massive crackdown by President Trump on illegal immigrants, just a tiny percentage of the nearly 1 million on the government's deportation list have been arrested, according to statistics provided to Congress. The 680 seized in recent sweeps by U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement agents represent just .07 percent of the 950,062 with deportation orders as of May 21, 2016. ... There are an estimated 3 million illegal immigrants with criminal records in addition to their illegal status and the administration has said it will make them a priority for removal. The numbers in the ICE...
  • STUDY: Trumps Border Wall Could Save $64 Billion Over 10 Years

    02/19/2017 5:36:07 PM PST · by davikkm · 10 replies
    breitbart ^ | BOB PRICE
    Camarota offers the following conclusions from his study: There is also agreement that immigrants who come to America with modest levels of education create significantly more in costs for government than they pay in taxes. A recent NAS study estimated the lifetime fiscal impact (taxes paid minus services used) of immigrants by education. Averaging the cost estimates from that study and combining them with the education levels of illegal border-crossers shows a net fiscal drain of $74,722 per illegal crosser.2 The above figures are only for the original illegal immigrants and do notinclude any costs for their U.S.-born descendants. If...
  • 'Not My President's Day': Thousands Plan Anti-Trump Rallies Across U.S.

    02/19/2017 7:58:48 AM PST · by Libloather · 64 replies
    NBC News via MSN ^ | 2/18/17 | SHIRA TARLO
    Thousands of people nationwide have vowed to spend their Presidents Day Weekend protesting President Donald Trump and his policies at "Not My President's Day" rallies scheduled to take place in at least 25 cities across the country. "President's Day Weekend March and Rally - In support of all Immigrants and Refugees," Dallas In Dallas, nearly 1,000 protesters flooded the streets chanting, "Immigrants are welcome here," and waving placards that read, "She persisted, and so shall we," in reference to Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and the line, "Immigrants, we get the job done," from the Broadway musical "Hamilton."
  • Gutirrez On Being Asked To Leave ICE Meeting In Capitol By Speaker Ryan And Chairman Goodlatte

    02/19/2017 9:25:06 PM PST · by blueyon · 39 replies ^ | 2/16/17 | Rep. Luis V. Gutirrez (D-IL)
    Washington, DC Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutirrez (D-IL) issued a statement in response to being excluded from a meeting in the U.S. Capitol with Acting Director Thomas Homan of ICE. Rep. Gutirrez was asked to leave the meeting by staffers for Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) at the request of Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Speaker Ryan. Several other Members were excluded from the meeting with the ICE official, including Reps. Nanette Barragn (D-CA), Tony Crdenas (D-CA), Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO), Lou Correa (D-CA), Ruben Kihuen (D-NV), Grace Napolitano (D-CA), Norma Torres (D-CA), and Juan Vargas (D-CA). Rep. Gutirrez was...
  • Immigrants are not USs problem and policy makers already know this [barf]

    02/19/2017 5:33:36 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 51 replies
    Irish Central ^ | February 17, 2017 12:00 AM | Cahir ODoherty
    Lets face it every Irish person in New York knows someone whos undocumented. Usually they know more than one. They also know that if werent for them and other immigrants half the bars, restaurants, shops and even colleges in the city would be deserted. New York has always had a special welcome for immigrants even the undocumented ones because its been the historical landing point for intending Americans since the earliest days of our national story. Welcoming immigrants is really the citys oldest tradition. It actually makes sound financial sense. The undocumented often do the work that...