Securing the Southern Border during a Pandemic

By Allan Wall, March 31, 2020   The ongoing struggle to deal with coronavirus (COVID-19) adds a new layer to the longer-lasting struggle to secure the U.S.- Mexican border. The coronavirus is in Mexico, having arrived about a month later than it did in the United States.   As of March 30th, the number of confirmed…

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It’s What She Didn’t Say

By Inger Eberhart, March 30, 2020 Around three years ago, I read the book “Becoming Sherlock” by Stefan Cain.  One of the concepts in the book is to, of course, is to notice what is said.  At the same time, it’s even more critical of taking note of what is not said.  It’s not only…

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The Colosseum is Empty

By The Essential Traveler, March 26, 2020 The Roman Empire began construction of the Colosseum circa 72 AD and finished the project in 80 AD. This epochal amphitheater is renowned for being one of the most famous symbols in all of Imperial Rome. While the Colosseum had many purposes towards the end of its time,…

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And just like that, the borders were closed …

By Inger Eberhart, March 23, 2020 The Wuhan, China/Coronavirus/nCoV-2019/COVID-19 has impacted the world like nothing seen since the Spanish Flu.  According to Johns Hopkins and as of this writing, Thursday, 3/19 at 9:05 p.m. EST there are 242,191 confirmed cases; 9,843 deaths and 84,962 recoveries.  Countries around the globe are closing their borders to outsiders;…

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China Has Been Making Us Sick For Years

By Dave Gibson, March 20, 2020 While the current Coronavirus (Covid 19) outbreak is certainly the most disatrous Chinese import to this country, it is merely the latest in a long pattern of malicious practices exercised not only by the Chinese government but by their state-sponsored companies as well. -In February 2020, the Food and…

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Facts vs. Feelings about ICE’s Largest Workplace Immigration Enforcement Action

By Inger Eberhart, March 17, 2020 U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) executed multiple federal criminal search warrants at several agricultural processing plants across Mississippi on the morning of August 7, 2019.  The processing plants involved were: A&B, Inc (Pelahatchie) and PH Food, Inc (Morton); both owned by the same person,…

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Was That New iPhone Made With Chinese Slave Labor?

By Dave Gibson, March 16, 2020 While tech giants often tell the rest of us how we should live our lives, even telling us how we should think (through censorship of any conservative thought), they seem to have to no problem raking in huge profits, while utilizing sub-human labor conditions to produce their pricey gadgets.…

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What’s in a Name?

By Inger Eberhart, March 16, 2020 Democrat Representative Susan Lontine recalled that a friend questioned her use of the term ‘illegal alien’ and Lontine’s friend told her that it was an “awful term.”  The interaction prompted Rep. Lontine to sponsor HB 20-1294.  The bill replaces the term illegal alien with undocumented immigrant as it relates…

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