The Minuteman Civil Defense Corps sent out a news summary this week with a typically mild and rational heading: “Record High Crime from Illegal Aliens!” Interesting, I thought. Curious to know on what they’d based such Lou Dobbsian fear-mongering, I opened the first link. Behold: A Washington ... More >>
After a stream of virulent comments posted to Unfair Park in response to items I've written on immigration issues, I thought I'd respond and clarify a few things. First, so you know what I'm talking about, here's a sampling, the first comment posted by my favorite Unfair Park screen name, Ayn Rand: ... More >>
Mark Graham Workers, most of them immigrants from Mexico, wait at the Garland Day Labor Center for contractors to pick them up. Late last year, when members of the Minuteman Civil Defense Corps visited the Garland Day Labor Center with binoculars and videocameras, they triggered a small labor movem ... More >>
Minutemen train their sights on a new target: Hispanic day laborers
In June Governor Rick Perry pledged $5 million to install hundreds of night-vision cameras along the Mexican border that would also stream video so that anyone who spots border crossers can report them on a free hot line. Critics predicted racial profiling and vigilanteism, and even the Minutemen Ci ... More >>
The Minutemen are ready to patrol Texas' border. Are we ready for them?