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Pipelines Send Illegal Immigrants to U.S.
AP on Yahoo ^ | 7/2/05 | Pauline Arrillaga and Olga R. Rodriguez- AP

Posted on 07/02/2005 2:01:20 PM PDT by NormsRevenge

TIJUANA, Mexico - The men flocked to the cafe under the sign with the cedar tree, symbol of their Mideast home. Here, in this alien border land, it was the beacon that led to an Arab "brother" who would help them complete their journey from Lebanon into America.

They would come, sometimes dozens a month over a three-year period, to find Salim Boughader Mucharrafille — the cafe owner who drove a Mercedes and catered to some of Tijuana's more affluent denizens, including workers at the U.S. consulate only a short stroll away. His American customers were unaware that the savvy boss of La Libanesa cafe ran a less reputable business on the side.

Until his arrest in December 2002, Boughader smuggled about 200 Lebanese compatriots into the United States, including sympathizers of Hezbollah, designated a terrorist organization by U.S. authorities. One client, Boughader said, worked for a Hezbollah-owned television network, which glorifies suicide bombers and is itself on an American terror watch list.

"If they had the cedar on their passport, you were going to help them. That's what my father taught me," Boughader told The Associated Press from a Mexico City prison, where he faces charges following a human-smuggling conviction in the United States.

"What I did was help a lot of young people who wanted to work for a better future. What's the crime in bringing your brother so that he can get out of a war zone?"

A report released by the Sept. 11 commission staff last year examining how terrorists travel the world cited Boughader as the only "human smuggler with suspected links to terrorists" convicted to date in the United States.

But he is not unique.

After Boughader was locked up, other smugglers operating in Lebanon, Mexico and the United States continued to help Hezbollah-affiliated migrants in their effort to illicitly enter from Tijuana, a U.S. immigration investigator said in Mexican court documents obtained by the AP.

Another smuggling network that is controlled by Sri Lanka's Tamil Tiger rebel group — a U.S.-designated terror organization — tried sneaking four Tigers over the California-Mexico border en route to Canada not long after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement investigator Steven Schultz said. The four were caught along with 17 other Sri Lankans, all posing as Mexicans, attempting to enter ports at San Ysidro and Otay Mesa.

An AP investigation found these are just some of the many pipelines in Central and South America, Mexico and Canada that have illegally channeled thousands of people into the United States from so-called "special-interest" countries — those identified by the U.S. government as sponsors or supporters of terrorism.

Even when caught, illegal immigrants from those countries and other nations are sometimes released while awaiting deportation hearings, then miss those court dates, according to the AP's investigation, which also documented deep concerns about security threats along the lightly patrolled, 4,000-mile U.S.-Canada border.

The AP reviewed hundreds of pages of court indictments, affidavits, congressional testimony and government reports, and conducted dozens of interviews in Mexico and the United States to determine how migrants from countries with terrorist ties were brought illegally to America — and how the smugglers they hired operated throughout the world.

Many of the travelers, unassociated with any extremist group, genuinely came fleeing war or in search of economic opportunity. But some, once in the United States, committed fraud to obtain Social Security numbers, driver's licenses or false immigration documents, U.S. court records showed.

Worse, the boldness of the smuggling enterprises, the difficulty of shutting them down and their potential to be used as terrorist conduits trouble many security officials.

Lebanese carpenter Mahmoud Youssef Kourani, smuggled in over the California border, admitted spending part of his time in the United States raising money to send back to his country to support Hezbollah — at least $40,000, according to an FBI affidavit. Kourani, court records said, told the FBI that his brother is the group's chief of military security in southern Lebanon, where Hezbollah is widely admired as a resistance force.

U.S. homeland security officials maintain they know of no cases of al-Qaida operatives using smuggling operations to enter the United States via traditional routes over the northern or southern boundaries, though they have warned that recent intelligence suggests the terror group is eyeing the borders as a way in.

At least one al-Qaida-linked man smuggled himself over the border. Nabil al-Marabh, a now-deported Syrian citizen once No. 27 on the FBI's list of terror suspects and accused by Canadian authorities of having connections to Osama bin Laden's network, was caught sneaking from Canada into New York in the back of a tractor-trailer in June 2001 with a fake Canadian passport.

"Several al-Qaida leaders believe operatives can pay their way into the country through Mexico and also believe illegal entry is more advantageous than legal entry," Jim Loy, deputy secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, told a congressional committee in February. Further, he said, "entrenched human smuggling networks and corruption in areas beyond our borders can be exploited by terrorist organizations."

The Boughader case and others show just how easy it would be — even now, nearly four years after Sept. 11.

Just weeks ago, a federal grand jury in Phoenix indicted an Iranian tailor on charges of attempting to bring illegal immigrants from his native country over the Arizona-Mexico border.

"Today they could be smuggling people, tomorrow weapons," said John Torres, deputy assistant director for smuggling and public safety investigations at Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE. "The vulnerability there is a criminal or terrorist organization could take advantage of that existing infrastructure."

What the records reveal is a labyrinth of networks, which use established routes frequented for years by migrants of many nationalities.

Smugglers employ recruiters and facilitators in such "special-interest" countries as Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Iraq and Pakistan. One immigrant, in testimony against a now-convicted smuggler, described a "market of passports" in northern Iraq where individuals could illegally purchase documents to aid travel to America.

These smugglers use staging areas and transportation coordinators in such places as Quito, Ecuador; Lima, Peru; Cali, Colombia; and Guatemala City. They pay foot guides, drivers and stash-house operators in Mexico and the United States.

They have moved people by plane — into suburban Washington, D.C., Florida, California. And they have crossed clients in vehicles or on foot into Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, California and over the Canadian border, then helped deliver them to destinations across America.

They have partnered with other smugglers transporting Mexican or Central American migrants, sometimes swapping clients and transferring immigrants from "special-interest" countries and other migrants in the same loads.

"This is really a word-of-mouth business," said Laura Ingersoll, an assistant U.S. attorney in Washington, D.C., who has prosecuted at least a half-dozen smugglers who moved illegal immigrants from Egypt and Iraq into the United States.

"People from places in the Middle East will hear about who to go through, and they tend to be people from their same country, but once you get into the system we saw associations that really were driven by, `What's the most effective way for me to move my product?'" she said. "I may call someone else and essentially sell my load to somebody who's got a boat or a truck or something going out. It's just like sacks of potatoes."

"A Mafia," is how one of Boughader's clients, Roland Nassib Maksoud, once described the business.

Maksoud, a liquor distributor, traveled from Lebanon to Mexico on a legal visa in late 2000, he told investigators, according to Mexican court documents. In Mexico, he said, he met two compatriots who passed along the name of a restaurateur in Tijuana who smuggled Lebanese into the United States. They had gotten the name, Boughader, from a Beirut vendor who charged them $2,000 each for their visas to Mexico.

When Maksoud found the cafe, three Lebanese men were out front eating.

"Salim is inside," they told him in Arabic.

Boughader was meticulous about both his professions. He kept a spiral notebook with the names of his smuggling clients, their phone numbers and the date they arrived at his restaurant. In a separate ledger, Boughader told the AP, he recorded the names and numbers of his cafe customers and their favorite dishes.

He went over instructions with his newest client. Maksoud was to get a room at a nearby hotel, which he would share with another Lebanese man waiting to cross. The fee would be $2,000 up front, plus another $2,000 once Maksoud was in the States.

In January 2001, Maksoud was taken to a house on the Mexican side where other migrants were awaiting passage — "different people from different nationalities," he told investigators.

One morning at 1 o'clock, he was awakened, crammed into the trunk of a vehicle and told not to make a sound as the car made its way through the border port of entry, a five-minute ride.

The journey north was more arduous for other Boughader clients. One stated in a Mexican court document that he trekked for four hours over the hills into California with Lebanese and Mexican migrants. A guide brought up the rear, erasing their footprints.

Other people-couriers use altered passports to fly clients to the United States. One of them, convicted smuggler Mohammed Hussein Assadi, schooled his Iraqi customers to carry nothing identifying them as Arab while traveling. He advised one migrant to shave his mustache, another to dye her hair blonde, still another to get a "European" haircut, U.S. court records showed.

Central and South America are popular transit points because of their proximity to the United States and the relative ease with which migrants from countries with terrorist ties can obtain tourist visas there — either legally or through bribery. Assadi, an Iranian, worked from Ecuador, sometimes using the alias Antonio Roosevelt Choez Arreaga. He spoke Spanish in addition to Farsi and Arabic.

Bribery is another common tool for the organizations.

Boughader's clients told U.S. and Mexican investigators they paid thousands of dollars to obtain fraudulent visas from Mexico's consular office in Beirut. A woman who oversaw the office between 1998 and 2001 was arrested on charges of participating in the smuggling scheme.

In May, the former director of immigration in Honduras was arrested, accused of selling hundreds of Honduran passports to migrants from Lebanon, China, Cuba and Colombia — possibly to aid their entry into the United States. The investigation continues.

Maximiano Ramos, a former Los Angeles supervisor with the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service, admitted taking $12,500 to smuggle immigrants from the Philippines, home of the al-Qaida-linked militant group Abu Sayyaf. From 1996 to 2002, at least 40 migrants were diverted from connecting flights at Los Angeles International Airport and escorted out by security guards while Ramos was on duty.

Linda Sesi, an assistant ombudsman for the city of Detroit, is awaiting trial on charges of conspiring with four others to smuggle more than 200 migrants from Iraq, Jordan and other Middle Eastern countries into the United States from 2001 up until her arrest last September. The defendants allegedly charged clients more than $6,000 for tourist visas to South America and then, using falsified documents, flew them to Dulles airport outside Washington, D.C.

Some, including prosecutor Ingersoll, discount human smuggling as "a risky road" not likely to be traveled by terror operatives. But a former Sept. 11 commission counsel, Janice Kephart, said smuggling already is a chosen transportation mode for such groups.

Intelligence suggests that since 1999 human smugglers have facilitated the travel of terrorists associated with more than a dozen extremist groups, according to the Sept. 11 commission's terrorist travel report Kephart helped write. Prior to Sept. 11, al-Qaida employed smugglers to get jihad recruits into Afghanistan for training, the report said.

Terrorist groups, including al-Qaida, "use human smugglers and document forgers to a great extent," Kephart said. "They know their value. It only makes sense that they would transfer that to infiltrate the United States."

Others noted that post-Sept. 11 security measures — more stringent visa requirements and security at airports and ports of entry — have made it tougher for terrorist operatives to seek legal passage.

"If you're a terrorist group looking to do something ... why not send them another route?" said Walter Purdy, director of the Terrorism Research Center in Burke, Va. "These people on the border, they don't come up and say, `We're part of Hezbollah.' They say, `I want to get a job in America' or `I'm going to see my cousin in New York. Can you get me in?' The guy will say, `How much money do you have?'"

Dismantling groups smuggling people from countries with terrorist ties is a priority, said Torres, the U.S. immigration official. But often when one smuggler is busted another eagerly fills his shoes.

Following Boughader's arrest, smuggling of Lebanese through Tijuana ceased for several months, ICE investigator Ramon Romo said in court documents filed in Mexico. Then some Lebanese men were apprehended at the Tijuana airport and another by the U.S. Border Patrol, and in April 2003 intelligence revealed that five members of Hezbollah were preparing to cross the border, Romo stated.

The information was passed on to Mexican authorities, who made some arrests.

Others have made it through.

Kourani, who helped raise donations for Hezbollah, entered the United States via the Lebanon-Tijuana pipeline, paying $3,000 in Beirut to get a Mexican visa, according to federal court documents. On Feb. 4, 2001, he and another man were smuggled into California in the hidden compartment of a vehicle.

Last month, Kourani was sentenced to 4 1/2 years in prison for conspiring to provide material support to a terrorist group. His lawyer, William Swor, said Kourani is not a member of Hezbollah and hasn't spoken in years with the brother who has a leadership role in the group. Prosecutors alleged the brother directed Kourani's U.S. activities.

ICE spokesman Manny Van Pelt refused to confirm that Boughader smuggled Kourani. Boughader himself couldn't specifically recall Mahmoud Kourani, though he noted he moved a number of people with the last name "Kourani" who were from Mahmoud Kourani's hometown of Yater, Lebanon, a longtime Hezbollah outpost.

Boughader acknowledged transporting a Lebanese man who worked at al-Manar, a global satellite television network owned and operated by Hezbollah. The U.S. State Department added al-Manar to its Terror Exclusion List in 2004, meaning anyone associated with the station may be refused entry or deported from the United States.

"For us, Hezbollah are not terrorists," said Boughader, a Mexican of Lebanese descent, echoing the feelings of most Lebanese. "I regret that what I was doing is against the law, but I don't regret what I did to help people."

Along the border, people are still getting such help day in and day out.

After Sept. 11, Boughader said, "I changed my phone numbers and told my sister if a Lebanese showed up at the restaurant to turn him away. But they kept coming." And, for at least nine more months, he kept smuggling, he admitted when he pleaded guilty in the United States.

"The checks they do at the border are still very bad," he said, "because, regardless of everything, it is still easy to cross."

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EDITOR'S NOTE — Pauline Arrillaga, an AP national writer, reported from Phoenix. Olga R. Rodriguez, AP's correspondent in Monterrey, Mexico, reported from Tijuana and Mexico City.


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Foreign Affairs; Front Page News; Government; Mexico; Politics/Elections; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: aliens; dhs; humantrafficking; illegal; illegalimmigrants; illegalimmigration; immigrantlist; immigrants; pipelines; send; unitedstates; wot

1 posted on 07/02/2005 2:01:23 PM PDT by NormsRevenge
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To: NormsRevenge

Stop wasting bandwidth. Our Presidents and Republicans in Congress don't care about this issue.

/sarcasm


2 posted on 07/02/2005 2:05:42 PM PDT by pure_capitalist (Proud Supporter of www.clubforgrowth.org)
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To: NormsRevenge
Notice that most of them crossed at official ports of entry. All the fences and guards in the world won't change what happens at the ports.

Also the Canadian border seems to be the more popular entry point with the Arabs and Asians.

This article won't please the anti-Hispanic immigrants.

3 posted on 07/02/2005 2:05:58 PM PDT by bayourod (Unless we get 40% of the Hispanic vote in 2008, President Hillary will take all your guns away.)
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To: NormsRevenge

Have you seen this?
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1435409/posts#11


4 posted on 07/02/2005 2:09:34 PM PDT by Just A Nobody (As Iraqi's stand up - We will stand down. . President Bush, 6/28/05)
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To: HiJinx; gubamyster; NormsRevenge
If terrorists walk into the USA across our wide open borders, President Bush will be impeached for gross dereliction of duty.


5 posted on 07/02/2005 2:10:47 PM PDT by Travis McGee (----- www.EnemiesForeignAndDomestic.com -----)
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To: NormsRevenge

I had to stop read this illegal immigration story because I started feeling like I was suffering a mild stroke from being so angry!
I'm going to have to stop reading illegal immigration articles for my wellbeing.
Can't we just fire everybody in our government for incompetence?


6 posted on 07/02/2005 2:10:53 PM PDT by srotaG adirolF (Hater of all things democRat)
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To: Justanobody

Thanks!


7 posted on 07/02/2005 2:12:56 PM PDT by NormsRevenge (Semper Fi ... "To remain silent when they should protest makes cowards of men." -- THOMAS JEFFERSON)
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To: NormsRevenge
the cafe owner who ...catered to ...workers at the U.S. consulate...were unaware that the savvy boss of La Libanesa cafe ran a less reputable business on the side.

They probably didn't care.

8 posted on 07/02/2005 2:16:41 PM PDT by Jeff Chandler (Ummm...?!)
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To: srotaG adirolF

9 posted on 07/02/2005 2:24:48 PM PDT by pure_capitalist (Proud Supporter of www.clubforgrowth.org)
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To: srotaG adirolF

"Can't we just fire everybody in our government for incompetence?"

Lets' start at the very top.


10 posted on 07/02/2005 2:37:24 PM PDT by politicalwit (USA...A Nation of Selective Law Enforcement.)
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To: NormsRevenge

Q: How do you get an immigrant in a pipeline ?

A: Its not easy but if you grease-em up real good and work at it you can do it.


11 posted on 07/02/2005 2:54:33 PM PDT by festus (The constitution may be flawed but its a whole lot better than what we have now.)
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To: festus; All

LOL, what a slick idea!

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This article also titled on the AP wire as:

AP Investigation: Immigrants smuggled from lands with terror ties


12 posted on 07/02/2005 3:01:56 PM PDT by NormsRevenge (Semper Fi ... "To remain silent when they should protest makes cowards of men." -- THOMAS JEFFERSON)
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To: politicalwit
Lets' start at the very top. I agree 100%. He's been AWOL on border enforcement. I voted for him and he and the republicans have been one great big disappointment. Is there a true conservative party that will do what conservative voters want them to do? Or, are we just out of luck?
13 posted on 07/02/2005 3:02:02 PM PDT by srotaG adirolF (Hater of all things democRat)
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To: srotaG adirolF
"I voted for him and he and the republicans have been one great big disappointment. Is there a true conservative party that will do what conservative voters want them to do? Or, are we just out of luck?"



We are pretty much SOL, and they know it. That's why they don't give a damn. The Democrats want the illegal voters, and the Republicans want to keep big business happy with cheap labor. God only knows what Jorge Bush wants. To hell with what the "people" want. Both parties are disasters. And the open border Libertarians aren't much of an option

That said, the illegal immigration issue is finally gaining some traction.

Every time I get a request for money from the Republican party, I send it back "saying not one cent until the borders are secure!" We should all do the same thing.

14 posted on 07/02/2005 3:12:10 PM PDT by need_a_screen_name
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To: need_a_screen_name

"Government must defend us against INVASION by others"
-U.S. Constitution, Article IV, Section 4.

"It is a sad day in America when the law-makers side with the law-breakers against the law-abiding." Ezola Foster - (VP candidate - 2000)

"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good people to do nothing."
-Edmund Burke (1729-1797)

"In the beginning of a change, the patriot is a brave and scarce man, hated and scorned. When the cause succeeds, however, the timid join him...for then it costs nothing to be a patriot."
-Mark Twain

"While we slept, the United States was stolen."
- author unknown

http://www.minutemanhq.com


15 posted on 07/02/2005 3:15:25 PM PDT by pure_capitalist (Proud Supporter of www.clubforgrowth.org)
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To: need_a_screen_name

If the republicans screw up the supreme ct. battle by caving in to the 'rats will have hell to pay with their base. Combine that with the illegal immigration issue, they will never, EVER get the conservative vote. They can just give it up if that happens.

Libertarians are just as big of a joke as the republicans. Can't see myself voting for them. Most libertarians are only concerned about leagalizing marijuana. To h-e-double hockey sticks with them too.

Looks like I'll be sitting out the 2006 elections. </rant>


16 posted on 07/02/2005 3:23:01 PM PDT by srotaG adirolF (Hater of all things democRat)
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To: need_a_screen_name

Every time I get a request for money from the Republican party, I send it back "saying not one cent until the borders are secure!"


I sent my request back with no money but with a note saying that until the GOP gets a backbone it will not receive another cent from me!


17 posted on 07/02/2005 3:30:14 PM PDT by LoudRepublicangirl (loudrepublicangirl)
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To: srotaG adirolF

"Or, are we just out of luck?"

If you vote republican or democrat you're simply "SOL"!!


18 posted on 07/02/2005 3:39:50 PM PDT by politicalwit (USA...A Nation of Selective Law Enforcement.)
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To: politicalwit

19 posted on 07/02/2005 3:48:33 PM PDT by CharlieChan
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To: NormsRevenge
On asking myself what would a majority republican government get out of turning their heads from a massive influx of people that could care less about national boundarys.. that are not only Mexicans..

What are they Globalists.?. Intent on watering down Americas strong nationalistic bent.?.
-or- puddin headed dupes many of them..

NAH!... < / wry smirk >

20 posted on 07/02/2005 4:08:35 PM PDT by hosepipe (This propaganda has been ok'ed me to include some fully orbed hyperbole....)
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To: srotaG adirolF
[ Can't we just fire everybody in our government for incompetence? ]

Theres a word for that..
And its made legal by the 2nd amendment..
Actually thats what the 2nd amendment is designed for..
Pity you can't legislate courage, and outlaw cowardice..

21 posted on 07/02/2005 4:19:49 PM PDT by hosepipe (This propaganda has been ok'ed me to include some fully orbed hyperbole....)
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To: NormsRevenge

BTTT


22 posted on 07/02/2005 5:25:43 PM PDT by AnimalLover ( ((Are there special rules and regulations for the big guys?)))
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To: NormsRevenge

bttt, I reposted this under a different title.


23 posted on 07/02/2005 6:07:13 PM PDT by 4.1O dana super trac pak (Stop the open borders death cult)
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To: bayourod

Arab, Hispanic etc NONE please me if they are illegal. As far as Arabs go, dues anyone recall during WWII how many Japanese, German or Italian ILLEGAL immigrants we let in?


24 posted on 07/02/2005 6:16:04 PM PDT by A.B.Normal (Craziness is doing the same thing and expecting a different result, ask a Liberal.)
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To: A.B.Normal

Well, eight German illegals snuck in off Long Island, we shot seven of them.


25 posted on 07/02/2005 6:19:13 PM PDT by 4.1O dana super trac pak (Stop the open borders death cult)
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To: 4.1O dana super trac pak

Did we run out of ammo?


26 posted on 07/02/2005 6:24:34 PM PDT by A.B.Normal (Craziness is doing the same thing and expecting a different result, ask a Liberal.)
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To: srotaG adirolF

If a fish stinks it stinks at the head too.


27 posted on 07/02/2005 6:26:12 PM PDT by A.B.Normal (Craziness is doing the same thing and expecting a different result, ask a Liberal.)
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To: need_a_screen_name

I probably read one of your posts and I did exactly that! No border, no donation.


28 posted on 07/02/2005 6:28:55 PM PDT by A.B.Normal (Craziness is doing the same thing and expecting a different result, ask a Liberal.)
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To: 4.1O dana super trac pak

"Well, eight German illegals snuck in off Long Island, we shot seven of them."

Yeah, but the track record since then has, well, sucked, in a word. "Catch and release" is a far cry from a good firing squad.

Invasion is invasion. The goverment should act accordingly.

The port issue is right on: my wife, a permanent resident, had more trouble getting into Canada than coming back!


29 posted on 07/02/2005 8:20:18 PM PDT by SpinyNorman (Liberals are enablers for terrorists and other anti-American groups.)
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To: NormsRevenge

Bush is an idiot and the pubby congress is simply lost. It's a mystery why we have not had a major terrorist incident since 9/11. It won't be much longer.

Of course most likely we will have more people killed by an influenza epidemic soon as our wonderful government has destroyed the flu shot industry. Yeah, ok it was the Toons who did it but Bush has had five years to rectify it and has done nothing.

I just hope that when the terrorists nuke a city it's DC. Maybe then we can start over with a new bunch.


30 posted on 07/02/2005 9:43:45 PM PDT by mercy (never again a patsy for Bill Gates - spyware and viri free for over a year now)
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To: bayourod
This article won't please the anti-Hispanic immigrants.

I don't know anybody who is anti-Hispanic immigrant, but I do know people who are anti-Hispanic illegal immigrant.

31 posted on 07/02/2005 9:55:14 PM PDT by judgeandjury
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To: NormsRevenge
This is a damn crime.The government has its head up its ass while the country is being raped by illegal aliens.The president could never be considered one of the best if he doesn't have the balls to secure our borders.He's Bill Clinton's twin on this issue.
32 posted on 07/02/2005 9:58:53 PM PDT by rdcorso (To Fight And Win The War On Terror We Must Secure Our Borders Now.)
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To: ~Kim4VRWC's~; 1_Inch_Group; 2sheep; 2Trievers; 3AngelaD; 3rdcanyon; 4.1O dana super trac pak; ...
Click to see other threads related to illegal aliens in America
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33 posted on 07/02/2005 10:51:48 PM PDT by madfly
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To: pure_capitalist

BTTT


34 posted on 07/02/2005 11:55:48 PM PDT by janetgreen
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To: madfly; All
Crosslinked:

For "Thunder on the Border," click this picture:


35 posted on 07/02/2005 11:59:19 PM PDT by backhoe (Just an old Keyboard Cowboy, ridin' the trackball into the Sunset...)
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To: rdcorso; NormsRevenge
DUMPING CONSERVATIVES AT THE BORDER


36 posted on 07/03/2005 5:54:49 AM PDT by Happy2BMe (Viva La MIGRA - LONG LIVE THE BORDER PATROL!)
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To: bayourod

"anti-Hispanic immigrants."

You mean anti-illegal trespassers, right?

What a dork.


37 posted on 07/03/2005 7:27:16 AM PDT by taxed2death (A few billion here, a few trillion there...we're all friends right?)
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To: A.B.Normal; LoudRepublicangirl

"I probably read one of your posts and I did exactly that! No border, no donation."




Excellent! Help spread the idea!


38 posted on 07/03/2005 9:22:11 AM PDT by need_a_screen_name
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To: madfly

Protect our borders and coastlines from all foreign invaders!

Be Ever Vigilant!

Minutemen Patriots ~ Bump!


39 posted on 07/03/2005 2:05:56 PM PDT by blackie (Be Well~Be Armed~Be Safe~Molon Labe!)
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To: A.B.Normal

Quick correction, it was 4 off Long Island and 4 off of Florida, 6 executed, 2 life sentences.


40 posted on 07/03/2005 4:18:09 PM PDT by 4.1O dana super trac pak (Stop the open borders death cult)
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To: 4.1O dana super trac pak
Thanks for the correction. I tink some of the lifers really paid with their life as well. However, how many have we shot recently (viz. illegal Arab / Islamic terrorists)?
41 posted on 07/03/2005 4:22:26 PM PDT by A.B.Normal (Craziness is doing the same thing and expecting a different result, ask a Liberal.)
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To: srotaG adirolF

Can't we just fire everybody in our government for incompetence?<<<<<

I believe we can. Quit voting for the lot of 'em! Go COnstitution Party..build it up, and soon we can TAKE OUR COUNTRY BACK!


42 posted on 07/05/2005 11:14:45 AM PDT by Iron Matron (New Member: CONSTITUTION PARTY!!!)
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To: bayourod
This article won't please the anti-Hispanic immigrants.

Clarification please...

Do you refer to immigrants who are against Hispanics?

Or people that oppose the immigration of Hispanics?

43 posted on 07/05/2005 11:22:32 AM PDT by Plutarch
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