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Tag: Illegal Immigration

US Temporarily Closes Busiest US-Mexico Border Crossing

November 20, 2018 

San Isidro California is the border’s busiest crossing, with about 110,000 people entering the U.S. every day. That includes some 40,000 vehicles, 34,000 pedestrians and 150 to 200 buses. Recently the U.S. Customs and Border Protection temporarily shut down northbound traffic into the United States at the San Ysidro Port of Entry  to do some….


US-Mexico Border Wall Prototypes Are Complete

October 27, 2017 

Construction of the eight prototypes for a proposed border wall between the United States and Mexico in Otay Mesa, California is complete. The construction of the prototypes began in late September, with four of the structures make of concrete and the other four made of alternative materials. All eight prototypes will measure between 18 to….


‘Trump’ Toilet Paper Coming Soon

June 01, 2017 

There are many Mexicans who felt insulted by Donald Trump during his presidential campaign and felt they could not do much about it. Well that all changes with this new hygienic paper. A Mexican businessman offended by President Donald Trump’s insults to his countrymen has come up with a brilliant idea, toilet paper. Not just….


Number of Illegal Cuban Immigrants Caught by Coast Guard Drops

May 28, 2017 

In the month of April the U.S. Coast Guard did not intercept any Cubans trying to sail illegally to the U.S. One reason why is the new policies set by both the Obama and Trump administration. Just before leaving office, President Obama repealed what was know as the “wet-foot, dry-foot” policy, where Cubans who reached….


The Movie “Desierto” Takes on Immigration Issue

October 14, 2016 

There has been plenty of movies of immigrants trying to cross the border from Mexico with few having much box office success. Desierto is a pulse pounding thriller from Jonas Cuáron, who co-wrote “Gravity” with his Oscar-winning director father, Alfonso Cuáron. El actor Mexicano, Gael Garcia Bernal, plays a member of a group of Mexicans….