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February 2, 2020
President of Mexico now being called 'Trump's enforcer'
Down on the Guatemala-Mexico border, it's like a return to the good old days, or when Mexico was very tough on Central Americans trying to walk up to the U.S. I have spoken with Central Americans over the years, and they will relate horrific stories of crossing Mexico, from rape of young women to indefinite incarceration to just plain nasty "federales." Well, President López-Obrador has turned out to be a great illegal immigration ally. He just plain shut down the caravans. He did it by just stopping the people at the border, as we see in this from the AP: Mexico has made clear that it will no longer allow large caravans to pass through its territory, following intense pressure and threatened trade tariffs from Washington last year. Early caravans beginning in late 2018 were largely permitted passage, at times receiving humanitarian aid and transportation from local communities and governments. But now Mexico has...(Read Full Post)