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Trump To Start Negotiations on NAFTA With Canada, Mexico

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 23, 2017 at 1:00pm 1/23/2017 at 1:00pm

At the White House, President Donald Trump announced meetings with Canadian Ptime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to discuss the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). He said:

“We’re going to start some negotiations having to do with NAFTA,” Trump said.

“Anybody ever hear of NAFTA?” he said. “I...

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“El Chapo” Extradited to U.S. on Eve of Trump Presidency

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 7:30pm 1/19/2017 at 7:30pm

Around this time last year, notorious drug kingpin, “El Chapo” was taken into custody after months galavanting as a fugitive.

Less than 24 hours before Donald Trump will be sworn in as the forty-fifth president, El Chapo is on a plane to New York.

From the NYT:

A federal court in Mexico denied an...

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Reuters: Gosh, Trump May Ruin Mexico’s Economy

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 7:00am 1/8/2017 at 7:00am
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Following the news that Ford had cancelled its planned $1.6 billion auto assembly plant in Mexico, Mexican officials are concerned about the impact this will have on their economy.

The Wall Street Journal reports:

Ford Motor Co.’s decision to cancel a planned $1.6 billion assembly plant in the Mexican industrial city of San Luis...

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UNESCO’s Exec Board ratifies resolution purging Jewish connection to Temple Mount

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 4:00pm 10/19/2016 at 4:00pm

Wrapping up its session in Paris that began several weeks ago, yesterday the United Nation’s cultural agency adopted a Palestinian and Arab state-sponsored resolution on Jerusalem that ignores both Jewish and Christian attachments to Jerusalem’s sacred sites.

As we noted in a

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Judicial Watch: “incredibly chilling” DHS report on illegal immigration surge at Mexican border

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 7:00pm 10/13/2016 at 7:00pm

While everyone focuses on the presidential election, Judicial Watch reports that the number of “family units’ entering the U. S. via Mexico has doubled, and unaccompanied minors entering are up by 52%.

Judicial Watch reports:

While the nation is absorbed with presidential election theatrics, the Obama administration continues letting huge amounts of illegal...

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Naive Hillary Believes Mex Prez on What Was Said About Wall at Trump Meet

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 2, 2016 at 8:30am 9/2/2016 at 8:30am

I lived and worked in Mexico at the beginning of my career. Loved the country, the people, the culture. Was offered a permanent position. Tempting, but couldn’t do it for one key reason: the absolutely endemic corruption. From the “policeman” on the corner shaking you down for an illusory infraction right...

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Mexican President Doubles Down on Comparison of Trump to Hitler and Mussolini

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 6:00pm 6/29/2016 at 6:00pm

In March of this year, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto compared Donald Trump to Hitler and Mussolini. At the time, Peña Nieto said that Trump’s rhetoric was “the way that Mussolini arrived and the way Hitler arrived.”

At a press conference today with President Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau, Peña Nieto, asked...

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Vicente Fox Thinks Donald Trump Should Apologize to American Workers

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 5:30pm 5/11/2016 at 5:30pm
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Mexico’s former president had some words for The Donald. And not very nice words either.

Fox claims Trump owes American workers an apology for, “all the imports from China and Mexico.” “Please apologize to them,” Fox implored.

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Vincente Fox hands Trump campaign gift: We Will Not Pay for “That F*ing Wall”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 26, 2016 at 4:30pm 2/26/2016 at 4:30pm
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Like both Ted Cruz (who campaigned for his Senate seat on the building of the border wall in 2012) and Marco Rubio, Donald Trump has stated that the wall that has already been approved by Congress will be built during his presidency should he be elected.

Trump, however, takes his stance to...

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Radical Islamists Have Been Crossing U.S.-Mexico Border for Over Decade

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 15, 2016 at 10:00am 1/15/2016 at 10:00am

Newly released documents from the State Department indicate the U.S. government has known Islamic extremists have been entering the country via Mexico for over ten years.

A cable obtained by Judicial Watch under the Freedom of Information Act shows the U.S. was aware of “smuggling networks” that specialize in the trafficking of suspected Islamic...

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Mexican Drug Lord, El Chapo, Taken into Custody — Again

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 8, 2016 at 4:30pm 1/8/2016 at 4:30pm

Using Twitter, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto announced Friday that fugitive Drug Lord, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was captured and in federal custody again.

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Mexican Pot Farmers’ Profits Dwindle as U. S. Loosens Marijuana Laws

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 2, 2016 at 7:00am 1/2/2016 at 7:00am

The marijuana legalization brigade has made great strides in their efforts to legalize medical marijuana in a large number of states, and they only seem to fail (for the time being, anyway) when they go too far and push for too much as they did this year in Florida.

While seeing great...

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Mexico lost the world’s most powerful drug dealer…again

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 13, 2015 at 10:00am 7/13/2015 at 10:00am

This weekend, the most dangerous drug cartel leader in the world escaped from one of Mexico’s most secure prison facilities…for the second time.

Named “Public Enemy #1” by the Chicago Crime Commission, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has earned his reputation. He is the leader and kingpin of the infamous Sinaloa drug...

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Mexican federal judge orders release of US Marine

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 31, 2014 at 9:29pm 10/31/2014 at 9:29pm

According to a news source in San Diego, a Mexican federal judge ordered the immediate release of US Marine, Andrew Tahmooressi.  

Andrew Tahmooressi was on trial for crossing the border with ammunition and three loaded weapon on March 31. The Mexican Attorney General’s Office agreed to cease its prosecution of Tahmooressi and...

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Marine Still Stuck in Mexican Prison after Court Hearing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 7:21pm 9/10/2014 at 7:21pm

Yesterday, the Mexican judicial system held its third hearing in the case of Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi. The federal prosecutor and Tahmooressi’s defense attorney, Fernando Benitez, presented selected clips of surveillance footage taken from 18 security cameras showing Tahmooressi’s entry into Mexico and arrest on March 31. The Marine reservist was not...

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Swap or No Swap?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 6, 2014 at 12:00pm 6/6/2014 at 12:00pm
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I recently reported on the plight of former US Marine Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi, who has been languishing in a Mexican jail while authorities hold him on assorted weapons charges...

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Univision report on Operation Fast and Furious

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 8:44pm 9/30/2012 at 8:44pm

Via ABC News, an English captioned report by Univision on Fast and Furious.  (video embed not work...

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