Texas Governor Greg Abbott is challenging a county sheriff over her decision to allow a “Sanctuary City” policy in the state’s capitol, an approach he says puts “the lives of Texans at stake.”
In a three-page letter addressing Travis County Sheriff Sally Hernandez’s upcoming policy refusing to cooperate with the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) federal agency, Abbott explains why a sanctuary policy is detrimental to the state and its citizens.
Read more at: http://www.infowars.com/tx-gov-sanctuary-policy-plays-russian-roulette-with-citizens-lives/
Long-simmering social tensions in Mexico are threatening to boil over as failing neoliberal reforms to the country’s formerly nationalized gas sector are compounded by open corruption, stagnant standards of living, and rampant inflation.
The U.S. media has remained mostly mute on the situation in Mexico, even as the unfolding civil unrest has closed the U.S.-Mexico border in San Diego, California, several times in the past week. Ongoing “gasolinazo” protests in Mexico over a 20 percent rise is gas prices have led to over 400 arrests, 250 looted stores, and six deaths. Roads are being blockaded, borders closed, and government buildings are being sacked. Protests have remained relatively peaceful overall, except for several isolated violent acts, which activists have blamed on government infiltrators.
Read more at: http://theantimedia.org/protests-mexico-brink-revolution/