Posts Tagged ‘ human smuggling ’

Drowned Hopes

Drowned Hopes

Yet another horrific shipwreck has occurred off the coast of the Mediterranean island of Lampedusa, which has become ground zero in the ongoing invasion of Europe by refugees from North Africa and the Middle East. You can view the harrowing rescue of some survivors here. The human tragedy-experienced both by the foreigners surging over the...
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They Come To America

Once again, I’d like to remind you all of a groundbreaking film about the consequences of government endorsement of illegal immigration. I’m referring, of course, to the documentary They Come To America. Joanna Marzullo, the founder and head of New Yorkers for Immigration Control and Enforcement, has a brief summary of the film, and...
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Shadow Catcher

  National Public Radio is, almost without exception, a black hole when it comes to obtaining accurate, reliable information and analysis about immigration. Half of the on-air talent could be executed by members of MS-13, and the following day’s headline on NPR would probably be “Aggrieved Undocumented Migrants Exact Misdirected Revenge Against Jan Brewer.”...
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Do Your Part To End Slavery

There is something you can do to stop the most heinous abuses of illegal immigrants, and it can be as simple as making a phone call. American Rattlesnake recently recounted the tale of “V.M.” an Indian maid kept in servitude in upstate New York. Most striking is how this injustice was found out —...
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Remembering Brian Terry

Remembering Brian Terry

As most loyal followers of American Rattlesnake know, we are dedicated to covering any and all relevations of gross malfeasance emanating from Operation Fast and Furious and subsidiary gunwalking operations that have engulfed top officials at the BATF and Department of Justice. We have been addressing this subject since March of last year, when mainstream press organs...
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Operation CYA (Gunwalker In The News)

Operation CYA (Gunwalker In The News)

Although I’ve been neglectful in highlighting  recent important developments in the Gunwalker scandal, I’d like to make up for this oversight with today’s update. First of all, I have to congratulate CBS News for being one of the first, and by far the most persistent, of mainstream media outlets to report on the unfolding debacle known...
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Mission Creep

Mission Creep

One of the problems I have with the immigration bureaucracy within the federal government, other than the current administration’s tendency to sue state and local officials for enforcing laws it should be administering, is its misplaced priorities.
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Disturbing Ingenuity

Disturbing Ingenuity

From the Center for Immigration Studies, we learn of a case where dozens of Chinese nationals attempted to illegally enter the United States via the circuitous route of traveling through Belize, an idyllic former British colony in Central America.
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Daily Rattle – Immigration News Summary for September 14, 2010

Illegal aliens villainous and sympathetic take part in our round-up of recent immigration news.  We end with a northern sighting of our mascot:
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More Immigration Fraud

More Immigration Fraud

News of yet another fraudulent scheme to exploit America’s immigration system comes to us via the Hindustan Times, which reports on the indictment of a former minister from the Indian state of Goa accused of furnishing illegal aliens with forged documents.
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