Monday, February 12, 2007
Hating White America
Will Liberal Intolerance Lead to a Police State?
Hedges - Former New York Times reporter.... -- His heroes
include communists and socialists....
||C-SPAN 2 Book TV -- Replayed February 11
... As long as we can counter them [American Fascists] by
rational argument and keep them in check by public opinion, suppression
would certainly be most unwise, but we should claim the right
to suppress them, if necessary, by force....
We should therefore claim, in the name
of tolerance, the right not to tolerate the intolerant. We should
claim that preaching intolerance places itself outside the law
and we should consider incitement to intolerance and persecution
as criminal in the same way that we consider incitement to murder,
or kidnapping or the revival of the slave trade criminal.
Goes on to praise Cardinal Mahoney for
defending illegal aliens.
mayor vetoes measure making English official language
Nashville -- Mayor Bill Purcell vetoed
a measure making English the official language of Nashville,
saying it was unconstitutional and unnecessary. -- "This
ordinance does not reflect who we are in Nashville," Purcell
said at a news conference Monday shortly after issuing his veto.
-- ABC News
refuses to run ad to recruit border agents
The National Football League refused
to include a print ad recruiting U.S. Border Patrol agents in
its 2007 official Super Bowl program because they were uncomfortable
with "the sensitive political nature" of the spot,
according to a league spokesman. -- The Department of Homeland
Security, which oversees the Border Patrol...
optimistic about border relations with Mexico
Gov. Janet Napolitano [wrapped up] up
her two- day business trip to Mexico Saturday. -- She met with
newly- elected president of Mexico, Felipe Calderon, and governor
of Sonora, Eduardo Bours Friday. -- The leaders from Mexico are
reportedly committed to address a number of complicated issues
including border security and immigration
Immigration Anarchy - by Daniel Sheehy
"This book is not
just informative but inspiring. Readers will want to join up."
Peter Brimelow, author of Alien Nation and editor of VDare.com
to probe jailing of border agents
The founder of the Minuteman Project
may soon announce a citizens' investigation commission to look
into the prosecution of two former BP agents now in prison for
the nonfatal shooting of a Mexican drug runner in Texas. -- Jim
Gilchrist has joined the chorus of grassroots groups and lawmakers
to push Bush to pardon the two agents...
Journal of Phoenix
classifies protesting illegals as terrorists
A group of conservative Republican state
lawmakers want to classify as domestic terrorists protesting
illegal [aliens... criminals]
who "intimidate" or "threaten" U.S. citizens.
-- The GOP bill would also classify members of Mexican or other
foreign criminal gangs or drug cartels as domestic terrorists
and classify violations as felonies.
find 15 illegals in van
A Buckeye police officer discovered 15
[illegal aliens... criminals]
when he conducted a minor traffic stop, authorities said. --
Immigration Customs and Enforcement agents took the 15 people
into custody, according to authorities. -- The name of the driver
was not released , but he is allegedly pending a smuggling charge...
shift may speed up deportations
Herman Martinez fled when right-wing death squads
targeted him and many other leftists in El Salvador. -- He sneaked
into the United States in August 1980, and remained undetected
until immigration agents detained him at a Homestead tomato farm
in May 1985 and placed him in deportation proceedings. Martinez
asked for asylum...
blames U.S. for shooting among rival "coyotes"
Mexico's president was quick to accuse
U.S. anti-illegal immigration groups for shooting a pickup full
of undocumented aliens along the Arizona- Mexico border last
week but it turns out the attack came from rival Mexican smugglers.
-- Gunfire is nothing new along the vast Arizona- Mexico border
because it is infested...
Johnson -- National Review
clash of demonstrations
The immigration protest has gone Hollywood
- complete with superheroes, villains, and furry cartoon dinosaurs.
-- Saturday's march past the stars on the Walk of Fame didn't
start off having anything to do with amnesty or reconquista.
Rather, it was supposed to be a cry of support for imprisoned
Border Patrol agents Jose Compean and Ignacio Ramos...
address immigration issues
Hayden, Idaho -- ...Sen. Mike Jorgenson,
R-Hayden Lake, talked about proposals targeting illegal immigration.
The state isn't trying to punish illegal aliens, but to protect
Idaho taxpayers, he said. -- On Wednesday, he will introduce
a bill requiring employers to pay medical bills for illegal immigrants
working for them if the employer...
...Here is some of what Governor Schwarzenegger
said that caused such a huff, starting with questions about what
to do if Mexicans in the United States on some kind of work visa
program stay in the country and refuse to return home to Mexico
and leading into a comment about the Simpson- Mazzoli bill...
County Star -- Ventura, Calif.
want more power at borders
More than any other police boss in Arizona,
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has pushed the bounds of what
local officers can do to crack down on illegal immigration, and
he's frustrated that he can't do more. -- He created a special
unit to enforce an Arizona law that made immigrant smuggling
a state crime...
Patrol case has become cause célèbre
Former Border Patrol agents Jose Alonso Compean
and Ignacio Ramos have become famous in conservative circles,
in a case that shows the power of talk radio and the blogosphere.
-- The two agents are serving prison sentences -- 12 and 11 years,
respectively -- after being convicted of shooting a suspected
drug smuggler and trying to cover up the incident.
fiancee is deported, I'll go too, Iowan says
Marshalltown, Ia. -- Robert Braun saved
to buy an engagement ring, but he spent the money to hire an
attorney instead. -- Right now, he figures that's what his girlfriend
needs most. -- His girlfriend, Dulce Hernandez Vazquez, was cooking
breakfast in the cafeteria when immigration officials raided
the Swift & Co. plant...
rape suspect arrested in Mexico
A man accused of raping a child was arrested
Thursday in Mexico, where he had fled after rape charges were
filed against him. -- Seattle police say Isaias Martinez- Reyes
repeatedly raped a female relative who was 10 years old when
the assaults began in early 2004. [More
Ramos & Compean
cozy was Border Patrol with smuggler?
The Border Patrol agent with family ties
to the Mexican drug smuggler in the case of two jailed border
agents may have been involved in back-channel communications
with Mexican drug cartels, investigative reports obtained by
WND suggest, prompting calls for a special prosecutor to look
into the charges.
plant raid devastated Cactus
Cactus, Texas -- For several weeks now,
2- year- old Saul has been calling his teenage sister Mamá.
-- Carmen feeds him, bathes him, gives him his bottle and tucks
him in before drifting off to sleep herself. -- That's been her
routine since her mother, Angelica, was picked up in the Immigration
and Customs Enforcement raid...
war rages on
A war underway between Denver graffiti
tagging crews has sparked the type of murders, knife fights and
drive-by shootings usually associated with more established violent
gangs. -- Police say a clash between competing tagging crews
has caused at least two homicides, one of them in Jefferson County.
An innocent bystander also was shot in the leg.
Messner -- Family Security Foundation DLs4IAs
Aliens: Unsafe at any speed
Sometimes you just shake your head in disbelief,
dismay and disgust. Do you know what I mean? Sometimes you see
a person, see a headline, hear a broadcast or a speech and it
is so stunning, so flabbergasting, so outrageously unreasonable
that you are at a complete loss for a coherent and reasonable
reaction. All you can do is shake your head...