Central American Immigration

Allan on December 14th, 2018

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrdor, known by the acronym AMLO, formed by his initials, became President of Mexico on December 1st.  I wish AMLO well. AMLO is very ambitious, and believes that his new administration is ushering in the “Fourth Transformation” of Mexican history. So far, President Lopez Obrador  has a good relationship with Trump.  As […]

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Allan on November 28th, 2018

The latest installment of Said in Spanish deals with the topic of the Caravan.   There are five topics: 1.  The Governor of Baja California asks Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto for help. 2.  Mexico Complains about the Tear Gas 3.  Honduras Complains about the Rubber Bullets 4.  Mexican Human Rights Commission on Honduran Border Havoc […]

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Allan on November 19th, 2018

The Honduran “caravan” has arrived to Tijuana, a Mexico city on the border, across from San Diego. And there have been protests, as many Tijuana residents oppose the presence of the Hondurans, who, they fear, will wind up staying in Tijuana. So what should the United States do?  Why won’t we really secure our border?  […]

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Allan on November 17th, 2018

Mexicans in Tijuana protested at a camp of Honduran migrants right on the border.    They complain about the adverse effects of Honduran migrants on  security and employment. Wow, sounds like American complaints about immigration. For the entire blog entry, click here. Blog entry by Allan Wall, published November 16th, 2018, on VDARE.COM.

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Allan on April 7th, 2018

The caravan  heading through Mexico is disbanding, but that doesn’t mean none of the marchers (mostly Hondurans) are going to the United States.  Conveniently, many of them are given permits by Mexico allowing them to be in Mexico long enough to get to the United States. The caravan did provoke President Trump to put the […]

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Allan on April 6th, 2018

As a response to the migrant caravan in Mexico, President Trump has decided to deploy the National Guard on the border. Unsurprisingly, that’s not popular among the Mexican elite. For the entire article, click here. Article by Allan Wall, published April 5th, 2018, on VDARE.COM. NOTE: The title of the article, as published on VDARE, […]

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In early January 2018, the  Banco de México (Mexico’s Federal Reserve equivalent)   announced that remittances to Mexico from Mexicans abroad (nearly all in the United States) hit an historic high in calendar year 2017. From January to November of 2017, the total remittance sum sent to Mexico  was 26,167,000,000 dollars.   That 26 billion dollar plus […]

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Allan on January 19th, 2018

About 190,000 Salvadorans have been ordered to return to El Salvador in Central America, 17 years after the earthquake which won them a TPS (“Temporary” Protected  Status). The TPS Salvadorans have eighteen months to go back, and in the interim the Salvadoran government plans to obtain a permanent status for them in the United States. […]

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