States Can Build Up the Border Police State Too

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute September 9, 2015   States Can Build Up the Border Police State Too     The border-industrial complex has not been content to just count the money and gloat after receiving millions upon millions in “border security” dollars from the United States government. There is more easy money to […]



“Trusted Traveler” Caught Smuggling Woman in Car Trunk

Source: “Trusted Traveler” Caught Smuggling Woman in Car Trunk   NOGALES, Arizona – Juan Carlos Chavez was a member of the Customs and Border Protection agency’s “Trusted Traveler” program, which allowed him to use a commuter lane that streamlines the border-inspection procedure. During a July 31 inspection, Chavez was unable to open the trunk […]

Biofuel credits behind mystery cross-border train shipments

Source: By John Nicol and Dave Seglins, CBC News Back and forth shipments prompt accusation of fraud, EPA and CBSA probes The mystery of the trainload of biodiesel that crossed back and forth across the Sarnia-Port Huron border without ever unloading its cargo, as reported by CBC News, has been solved. CBC News received […]

CN mystery train crosses border 24 times, never unloads 2

Source: By John Nicol and Dave Seglins, CBC News CN Rail nets $2.6M to move shipments nowhere A CBC news investigation has uncovered a mystery involving unexplained shipments of biodiesel tanker cars moved between Canada and the United States, and back again, that were never unloaded. According to leaked internal CN documents, the rail […]

Turkey scrambles F-16 jets on Syria border 1

Source: Turkey has scrambled six F-16 fighter jets near its border with Syria after Syrian helicopters came close to the border, the country’s army says. Six jets were sent to the area in response to three such incidents on Saturday, the statement said, adding that there was no violation of Turkish airspace. Last month, […]

Issa Confirms Fast & Furious Wiretaps

Source: By Kurt Nimmo House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Darrell Issa has confirmed that wiretap applications reveal in-depth detail on the Fast and Furious operation, including evidence showing that “agents were well aware that large sums of money were being used to purchase a large number of firearms, many of which were flowing […]

Border Control Measures Using License Plate Tracking Halted by Activists in Utah (Updated)

Source: By Joe Wright The War on Drugs has been threatening the fundamental rights of ordinary Americans, and greatly impinging upon states rights, as agencies like the DEA continue to claim that their federal authority supersedes local decisions. Despite protections afforded under the U.S. Constitution, the federal DEA has been trying to initiate a […]