- Breitbart News 03:48September 22, 2021Mayorkas: 'Horrified' by Border Control on Horseback -- It's Under InvestigationHomeland Security chief Alejandro Mayorkas said Tuesday on MSNBC's "The ReidOut" that he was "horrified" by recent images of U.S. Border Patrol agents on horseback confronting Haitian migrants along the Rio Grande River.
< Clips, Immigration, Politics, Alejandro Mayorkas, Border Patrol, Haiti, U.S.-Mexico border >
- Breitbart News 00:54September 22, 2021Watch: Soros-Linked Open Borders Activists Demand 'Citizenship for All' Illegal AliensA number of open borders organizations linked to billionaire George Soros deployed activists across Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, demanding "citizenship for all" illegal aliens living in the United States.
< Immigration, Politics, Amnesty, Democrats, George Soros, Illegal Aliens, illegal immigration, Joe Biden, mass immigration, Open Borders, U.S.-Mexico border >
- Huffington Post UK 00:39September 22, 2021UK's Post-Brexit Plans Falter As Trade Pact With US, Mexico And Canada Considered
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- Breitbart News 03:41September 21, 2021Omar: 'We Owe Haitians' Asylum -- 'Obviously Systemic Racism at Play'Representative Ilhan Omar (D-MN) said Monday on MSNBC's "The ReidOut" that the United States contributed to the problems in Haiti.
< Clips, Immigration, Politics, Haitians, Ilhan Omar, immigration, U.S. Border Patrol, U.S.-Mexico border >
- Business Insider 21:30September 20, 2021Ilhan Omar says video of Border Patrol agents on horseback whipping Haitian migrants amounts to 'human rights abuses'Thousands of Haitian migrants have sought to enter the US as their country faces endemic poverty and violence on top of ongoing political turmoil.
< Politics, News, Haiti, Mexico, Border Patrol >
- Business Insider 20:29September 20, 2021Actress Jessica Joan was part of the NXIVM cult. Then, she helped expose itActress Jessica Joan has written a book about her life in the NXIVM sex cult. Her testimony helped send Keith Raniere to prison.
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- The Guardian 20:13September 20, 2021Ten women and girls killed every day in Mexico, Amnesty report saysFamilies often left to do their investigations into killings amid widespread indifference by authorities, report claimsAt least 10 women and girls are murdered every day in Mexico, according to a new report that says victims’ families are often left to carry out their own homicide investigations.The scathing report, released on Monday by Amnesty International, documents both the scale of the violence and the disturbing lack of interest on the part of Mexican authorities to prevent or solve the murders. Continue reading...
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- Breitbart News 17:49September 19, 2021Chuck Todd: Biden Has a ‘Big Credibility Crisis on His Hands’NBC anchor Chuck Todd said Sunday on "Today" that President Joe Biden had a "big credibility crisis on his hands."
< Clips, Media, Politics, Afghanistan, Chuck Todd, Joe Biden, U.S.-Mexico border, vaccine mandates >
- The Guardian 10:00September 18, 2021Texas anti-abortion law shows ‘terrifying’ fragility of women’s rights, say activistsCampaigners fear ban emboldens anti-choice governments as more aggressive opposition, better organised and funded, spreads from USThe new anti-abortion law in Texas is a “terrifying” reminder of the fragility of hard-won rights, pro-choice activists have said, as they warn of a “more aggressive, much better organised [and] better funded” global opposition movement.Pro-choice campaigners have seen several victories in recent years, including in Ireland, Argentina and, most recently, Mexico, where the supreme court ruled last week that criminalising abortion was unconstitutional. Another is hoped for later this month when the tiny enclave of San Marino, landlocked within Italy, holds a highly charged referendum. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 18:21September 16, 2021A trip to Mexico is more valuable than even the best book, says a prominent economistPeople overinvest in books, but underinvest in travel, economist Tyler Cowen said. He believes it's experiences that shift perspectives the most.
< Economy, Markets, Travel, Economy, Travel, Mexico, Reading, Tulum, Economist, Pandemic >
- Snopes 16:12September 15, 2021Mexico to Give Away ‘El Chapo’ Safehouse in LotteryThe house former drug kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán fled in 2014 when Mexican marines had him surrounded underwent some changes recently as the Mexican government prepared to give it away in a national lottery.
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- Business Insider 16:56September 13, 2021Tesla opens a showroom on Native American land in New Mexico, getting around the state's ban on automakers selling vehicles straight to consumersTesla repurposed a defunct casino in Nambé Pueblo, Santa Fe County, to open its first showroom in New Mexico.
< Transportation, Tech Insider, News, Tesla, New Mexico, Electric Vehicles, transport, Transportation >
- Business Insider 15:16September 13, 2021The little-known story of how 'El Chapo' Guzmán tried to bring down friends and enemies from behind bars"El Chapo" Guzmán's little-known attempt at betrayal reflects a shameful fact of life within criminal organizations.
< Military & Defense, International, Mexico, Mexican Drug Cartels, Sinaloa Cartel, Joaquin Guzman, El Chapo, El Chapo Guzman, News Contributor, Mildef freelance >
- New York Times 10:00September 13, 2021Mexico’s Supreme Court Greenlit Abortion. Will Doctors and Nurses Listen?Another battle looms over whether public hospitals will be required to offer the procedure.
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- Business Insider 16:54September 12, 2021Women in Texas will take back control of their reproductive healthcare by leaving the state or going to Mexico to have abortions, say rights advocatesWomen migrants consider re-crossing the border after Texas banned abortions after six weeks, whilst Mexico decriminalized them, said a Times report.
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- Business Insider 13:20September 11, 2021You might be one of the 3 groups benefiting from the chaotic southwestern housing marketThe pandemic drove even more people into the fastest-growing corner of the US. Certain groups found sweet deals amid the chaos.
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- New York Times 00:07September 10, 2021As Abortion Rights Expand, the U.S. Joins a Handful of Telling ExceptionsRecent shifts on access to abortion suggest democracy and women’s rights go hand in hand — and that the inverse might be true as well.
< Women's Rights, Law and Legislation, Abortion, United States Politics and Government, Nationalism (Theory and Philosophy), Democracy (Theory and Philosophy), Conservatism (US Politics), Mexico, Texas, United States >
- New York Times 18:48September 8, 2021Abortion Is No Longer a Crime in Mexico. But Most Women Still Can’t Get One.The Supreme Court’s decision set a legal precedent for the nation. But applying it to all of Mexico’s states will be a long path and women are still facing prosecution.
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- Huffington Post UK 16:58September 8, 2021Mexico Earthquake: Videos Show The Moment Sky Changes Colour As Quake Hits
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- Snopes 15:03September 8, 2021Powerful Earthquake Near Mexico’s Acapulco Kills at Least 1The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake had a preliminary magnitude of 7 and was centered 17 kilometers (about 10 miles) northeast of Acapulco.
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- The Guardian 06:09September 8, 2021Mexico hit by powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake, sparking tsunami warningHazardous waves possible within 185 miles of quake site in Acapulco, as tremors felt as far away as capital Mexico CityA powerful earthquake has shaken buildings in Mexico City and placed the coastal area near Acapulco on alert for a tsunami.The US Geological Survey (USGS) said a 7.0 magnitude quake struck 11 miles (18km) north-east of the resort of Acapulco, Guerrero, in south-west Mexico, sending people running into the street for safety. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 01:17September 8, 2021Mexico's most dangerous job is only getting more deadly, and I've seen up close how bad it's getting"It is hard to know exactly where is the line of politics and narcos when it comes to the motives of these murders," one press advocate said.
< Military & Defense, International, Mexico, Journalism, Journalists Killed, violence against journalists, Mexican Drug Cartels, Corruption, Javier Valdez, News Contributor, Mildef freelance >
- Snopes 23:43September 7, 2021Mexico’s Supreme Court Rules That Abortion is Not a CrimeMexico’s Supreme Court ruled that it is unconstitutional to punish abortion, unanimously annulling several provisions of a law from Coahuila that had made abortion a criminal act.
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- New York Times 23:42September 7, 2021Mexico’s Supreme Court Votes to Decriminalize AbortionThe ruling sets a precedent for the legalization of abortion nationwide.
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- The Guardian 22:07September 7, 2021Mexico’s supreme court strikes down state abortion law and declares criminal penalties unconstitutionalCourt orders Coahuila to remove sanctions for abortion from criminal code, clearing a path to decriminalisation across MexicoMexico’s supreme court has struck down a state abortion law, ruling that criminal penalties for terminating pregnancies are unconstitutional, in a decision which advocates say provides a path to decriminalisation across the country.In a unanimous 10-0 ruling, the top court ordered the northern state of Coahuila to remove sanctions for abortion from its criminal code – with several justices arguing the prohibitions on voluntarily interrupting a pregnancy violated women’s rights to control their own bodies. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 20:45September 7, 2021Photos of a new, sprawling Amazon warehouse in Mexico surrounded by deteriorating shacks have gone viral as the tech giant continues to expand its footprint internationallyAmazon said its new Tijuana warehouse will create 250 jobs. It's part of a $100 million investment in Mexico to improve delivery speeds.
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- Time 04:18September 7, 2021Mexico City Will Replace Its Columbus Statue With One Honoring Indigenous WomenChristopher Columbus is being removed from Mexico City's most iconic boulevard
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- New York Times 12:00September 6, 2021As Migrants Surge Toward Border, Court Hands Biden a LifelineDesperate to control the unrelenting buildup on the border, Biden administration officials turn their focus to deterring migration, dashing hopes of asylum seekers.
< Immigration and Emigration, Asylum, Right of, Customs and Border Protection (US), Bersin, Alan D, Biden, Joseph R Jr, Matamoros (Mexico), Mexico, Supreme Court (US) >
- Flashbak 11:45September 4, 2021“El Tigre del Sur” – Photos and Pictures of Mexican Revolutionary Emiliano ZapataThe life of Mexican Revolutionary Emiliano “El Tigre” Zapata was the stuff that legends are made of. The infamous moustachioed Mexican Revolutionary was born and raised in a tiny village in the small, land-locked south-central Mexican state of Morelos. A year after he was orphaned at the age of 17 he was arrested in 1897 … Continue reading "“El Tigre del Sur” – Photos and Pictures of Mexican Revolutionary Emiliano Zapata"
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- Business Insider 02:05September 3, 2021Skip Cabo and Cancun - Puerto Vallarta has a lush coast, beautiful beaches, and these 10 standout hotelsThese are the best hotels in Puerto Vallarta including all-inclusive, family-friendly, luxury, and romantic hotels on the beach.
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- Business Insider 18:01September 2, 2021Facebook helped a group of employees flee Afghanistan alongside 'families who were in grave danger,' including 75 childrenA group of Afghan social-media workers, journalists, activists, and 75 children fled Taliban rule on a flight to Mexico this Tuesday.
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- Business Insider 15:19September 2, 2021A lawsuit and an arms deal highlight Mexico's messy relationship with US gunsMexico is suing major US gunmakers over illegal arms sales, even as it legally buys their guns for its police and military.
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- Business Insider 18:37August 31, 2021Hurricane Ida is set to push up gasoline prices, which threatens consumer spending and GDP, Moody's says"Higher prices at the pump are coming," Moody's Analytics said in a note about Hurricane Ida.
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- Business Insider 18:30August 31, 2021Styrofoam is hard to recycle - but this company figured out how to do it at a profitStyrofoam is hard to recycle because the product is mostly air. But Rennueva, a company in Mexico City, found a way to do it profitably.
< Tech Insider, Science, Video, Video, Environment, video format world wide waste, styrofoam, Recycling, Garbage, Trash, Mexico City, Mexico >
- Business Insider 16:04August 28, 2021More people are dying trying to cross the US-Mexico border than ever before. While Biden isn't building Trump's wall, his plans for the border could be just as harmful.Biden's plan to increase border funding is a continuation of Trump's problematic policy, not a break from it.
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- Business Insider 14:44August 28, 2021The ongoing US-Mexico border closure is smothering local businesses in this Texas city: 'What was once a thriving street is now a ghost town'Travel restrictions along the US-Mexico border have gutted foot traffic and sales for local businesses in El Paso.
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- Business Insider 00:05August 26, 2021Styrofoam is hard to recycle - but this company figured out how to do it at a profitStyrofoam is hard to recycle because the product is mostly air. But Rennueva, a company in Mexico City, found a way to do it profitably.
< Tech Insider, Science, Video, Environment, video format world wide waste, styrofoam, Recycling, Garbage, Trash, Mexico City, Mexico >
- New York Times 16:17August 25, 2021How Mexico Helped The Times Get Its Journalists Out of AfghanistanA humanitarian effort led by Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard gave Afghans and their families a sanctuary amid the fast-unfolding crisis.
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- The Guardian 09:00August 25, 2021Oxygen firms accused of intimidating Mexican hospitals during pandemicHospitals received letters threatening large fines after they installed their own onsite O2 plants in response to shortagesIn March 2020, Benjamin Espinoza Zavala saw an entire floor of his small hospital in Guanajuato, central Mexico, converted into Covid-19 wards. The hospital’s need for oxygen soared.Deliveries from CryoInfra, part of the Grupo Infra group, occasionally slowed to once every couple of days, and he had to buy in extra to cover the sudden gaps in supply. Prices increased. Continue reading...
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- The Guardian 05:23August 25, 2021Supreme court orders Biden to revive Trump’s ‘remain in Mexico’ policyJustices deny president’s effort to rescind Trump programBlow to Biden as trio of liberal justices dissent in 6-3 rulingThe US supreme court on Tuesday denied Joe Biden’s bid to rescind an immigration policy implemented by his predecessor, Donald Trump, that forced thousands of asylum seekers to stay in Mexico awaiting US hearings. Related: Breathing wildfire smoke during pregnancy raises risk of premature birth, study finds Continue reading...
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- Breitbart News 04:28August 25, 2021SCOTUS Rejects Biden Plea to Halt Trump's 'Remain in Mexico' PolicyThe United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS) has denied a plea from President Joe Biden's Department of Justice (DOJ) to halt the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) program while a lawsuit brought by Texas and Missouri makes its way through the courts.
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- Business Insider 23:25August 24, 2021Oil spikes as deadly blaze in Mexico slashes output by 420,000 barrels per dayPemex, Mexico's state-owned oil company, said on Monday that about 420,000 barrels per day of oil output - about 0.5% of average global output - had been knocked offline.
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- The Guardian 19:33August 23, 2021Trump’s border wall reportedly in severe disrepair in ArizonaPhotographs published by Gizmodo appear to show sections of the partially constructed wall torn apart by monsoon rainsWhen Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign in 2015 by saying “Nobody builds walls better than me”, it was to say the least a questionable claim.Trump insisted the “great wall” he planned for the southern US border, to keep out unwanted migrants, would be “impenetrable, physical, tall, powerful, beautiful”. Continue reading...
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- Breitbart News 07:08August 22, 2021Donald Trump: Countries 'Emptying Their Prisons' into U.S. Thanks to Biden's Open BorderFormer President Donald Trump blasted President Joe Biden on Saturday for leaving the nation's southern border "wide open."
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- Breitbart News 23:46August 14, 2021Texas Judge Restores Trump's 'Remain in Mexico' Policy that Joe Biden EndedA federal judge has ordered the reinstatement of former President Trump's "Remain in Mexico" policy, which required border crossers claiming asylum to stay in Mexico while awaiting their hearings, after President Joe Biden ended the program earlier this year.
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- Breitbart News 07:06August 14, 2021Exclusive--Kobach: Federal Court Rules Biden Administration’s Termination of the Migrant Protection Protocols Was IllegalJudge Matthew Kacsmaryk ruled that the Biden Administration’s termination of the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) violated both the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) and federal immigration law requiring that certain illegal aliens be detained.
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- Breitbart News 00:48August 14, 2021Analysis: Biden Likely to Push Illegal Immigration to Worst Levels in HistoryPresident Joe Biden will "almost certainly" bring illegal immigration to the United States to its worst levels in history, analysis predicts.
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- Business Insider 18:06August 13, 2021Santa Fe just agreed to send some parents $400 per month - and New Mexico could take it statewideSanta Fe is giving 100 people a $400 "stability stipend" for a year. If that goes well, every New Mexico resident could receive monthly payments.
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- Business Insider 14:43August 13, 2021I'm a hotel 'vibe manager' who gets paid to curate playlists, set mood lighting, and help guests record their own songsRamon Olguin Sanchez, who works at the Hard Rock Hotel in Los Cabos, Mexico, says his favorite part of the job is planning live concerts.
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- Breitbart News 02:34August 13, 2021DHS Admits Coronavirus-Positive Border Crossers Increasingly Arriving in U.S.Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas seemingly admitted on Thursday that the rate to which border crossers infected with the Chinese coronavirus are arriving in the United States is increasing.
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