Migrant Surge Jams Border

Ana Campoy, Wall Street Journal, June 15, 2014

Sgt. Dan Broyles once had to battle through the spiky thicket of border vegetation here to find an immigrant illegally sneaking into the country.

But all he had to do on a recent day was to wait in plain sight along a dirt road, as a group of seven Salvadoran migrants, including a 6-year-old girl with a pink Hello Kitty backpack, deliberately walked up and surrendered to him a mile north of the Rio Grande.

“They’re all giving up,” said Sgt. Broyles, 51 years old, a Hidalgo County Constable’s official whose main responsibility is supposed to be serving court papers. As he waited for Border Patrol agents to pick up the migrants, another group was coming up behind them.

Frustration is mounting along the Texas border as federal officials struggle to check a surge of Central Americans illegally crossing into the state–an influx critics say is being aggravated because the Obama administration is allowing more migrants, primarily women traveling with children, to be released into the U.S. pending deportation proceedings.

The Department of Homeland Security hasn’t disclosed statistics on how many immigrants it has released. But the agency has confirmed that due to a shortage of detention space in Texas, it has shipped hundreds of immigrants recently apprehended in Texas to Arizona for processing, and subsequently dropped some off at bus stations there, allowing them to travel to locations around the country until they can be deported.


Rep. Henry Cuellar, a Democrat who represents part of the Texas border region, said he was informed that 8,000 immigrants have been let go in the Rio Grande Valley in recent months, with an additional 3,300 freed in other border communities. “What we’re seeing now is almost a Cuban policy by de facto,” he said, alluding to the U.S. policy allowing Cuban exiles to legally remain in the U.S. if they touch land in the country.

Vice President Joe Biden is planning to travel to Guatemala this week and meet top officials from Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras on the issue of unaccompanied children, a senior administration official said Sunday. The Obama administration is looking at ways to “enhance” its support to these Central American countries and will also urge parents to “think twice” about sending children on a dangerous journey that doesn’t result in long-term residency in the U.S., the official said.


In the past eight months, 162,751 immigrants from countries other than Mexico were apprehended along the Southwest border, already surpassing the 148,988 caught in the prior fiscal year ending in September according to the Border Patrol. Roughly three-fourths were caught in the Rio Grande Valley, the shortest route into the U.S. from Central America.

The number of unaccompanied minors caught crossing the border has nearly doubled during the same period, to 47,017, and federal authorities expect it to double again by year’s end, creating what the Obama administration has deemed a humanitarian crisis. The vast majority, 33,470, have been caught in the Rio Grande Valley.


Local officials say they expect immigrants to continue coming by the thousands until Congress clarifies what immigration policy will be in the future. The new arrivals are putting more pressure on the already overtaxed immigration court system, they say, undermining the federal government’s ability to deport them. The backlog of pending immigration cases has steadily grown in the past few years to more than 350,000 in the year ended Sept. 30, 2013.


Two immigrants detained by Peñitas police, brothers Francisco Javier Tejada, 21, and Christian de Jesus Tejada, 13, left El Salvador after the MS-13 criminal gang threatened to kill them if they didn’t join, the older Mr. Tejada said. It took them 11 days and a $7,000 fee per head to be delivered to the U.S. side of the Rio Grande.

When they spotted a Peñitas police officer on patrol, they approached him, their ID’s in hand. Back home they had heard on TV that they could get a permit to stay if they made it in.


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  • Bossman

    The USA already has free trade with these countries south of the border, why not amend that agreement with a migration accord so that they don’t have to do that anymore? Migration is going to be an issue with these countries for some time to come.

    • ThomasER916

      Why shoot them? Bullets are cheap.

      • Wholly Unconvinced

        I’m going to assume you forgot to add a “not” in there somewhere.

        • ThomasER916

          I’m “not” kidding.

          Did you understand that?

          • Alexandra1973

            I think you mean to say “Why NOT shoot them.” That’s where you left the “not” out. 🙂

            I understand Mexico shoots anyone trying to sneak in on sight, or at least they used to. They probably ask them now, “You heading to El Norte? Fine–see ya!”

          • ThomasER916

            You think that everyone made a typo or doesn’t understand. When you ask it my way it illustrates that I don’t care about them in the least and my answer to my question becomes a convenient excuse for something we need to do anyway.

            I didn’t leave the “not” out because I don’t care if someone disagrees with what should come as a natural defense of our people – safety, survival, sovereignty.

    • Traveler

      Maybe the free trade agreements should be canceled. No?

  • Two and a half more years of Obama to be followed by more of the same. We are witnessing the death of a country, destroyed by a lying, scumbag tyrant whose heart burns with the fires of hatred for whites and for the former USA. Aren’t there any real men left in the military who are willing to arrest this traitor and have him tried before Nuremberg II?

    Dave Hodges, in a recent post on the Commonsense Show, states that we are in stage II of a revolution, that being arming ourselves. Stage I is talk, stage II is stockpiling weapons, stage III is revolt. Dave’s take is that Obama wants stage III now so he can justify the murder of millions of us as we take to the streets to take back our country.

    The best alternative for all of us is for the military to act. There must be millions of these guys, betrayed by Obama in the prisoner swap and now in Iraq. Surely these heroes of past wars will step forward to save their country. If not, Obama may get the surprise of his sorry life if a lone wolf guerrila action takes place. Look at what the ISIS group has done in Iraq with little weaponry to begin with.

    • Pro_Whitey

      It’s people like BO who have convinced me of the wisdom of those who sought to prohibit miscegenation. We don’t get a person who can see both sides of the issue, but someone part white who cannot be considered white. He is filled with resentment and a desire for revenge. Best not to breed them in the first place.

    • John R

      Obama is using the very Constitution he despises against us, just as Hitler did in Germany. I never thought I would say this, but I almost wish (I said “almost” Feds, who are probably monitoring this post.) we had a military coup in this country to take this man out of power. At least impeach him, for gross treason.

    • M.

      Military intervention did save Egypt (2013) and Algeria (1991) from going back to the Middle Ages by ousting the (democratically elected) theocrats who wanted to radically transform the nature of these countries. And that’s exactly what this current administration seems to be doing.

  • Anglo

    I’m tired of hearing these non-white parasites called “immigrants.” They are no such thing; they’re alien invaders and should be dealt with accordingly.

    • You’re right. The Left has always rightly understood the power of words, and how re-defining them can help aid their political-social causes. The Right needs to understand this as well.

      Whites should calmly but confidently correct their friends and associates every time they say, “undocumented immigrant” with the words like “unlawful invader” or “foreign invader,” etc. These are only suggestions and we can each come up with our own creative, but truthful, replies.

      The point is, we need to be constantly re-framing the Left’s arguments, including the terms they employ. Most people never even both to think through the expressions they use everyday. This may help them to do so.

      • John R

        You’re right. As much as I despise the media, I learned one thing from them: How important it is to carefully choose the words you use. Those guys have it down to an art form!

      • Once we impose terminology, and get it widespread, then we can impose ideology.

    • John R

      I think it all started back in the 60’s, when the “Negroes” (Remember that word?) demanded to be called Black people. THAT is where we should have drawn the line, from then on the Left began changing our language. I refuse to call Indians, “Native Americans” btw. They are NOT; a “Native American” used to mean a White American who lived in the country several generations and had no obvious foreign loyalty or identity. It did not refer to Indians. And, another example: “Gay” used to mean “happy”, not homosexual. And “LGBT” community? You mean “sex perverts.” Well, I am sure you all get my drift, thank you.

      • Anglo

        I’m old enough to remember. I guess I despise most how the meaning of “gay” has changed — to be happy, joyful. Now I have to be careful using the word.

  • Cid Campeador

    This latest move is clearly a form of Fundamental Demographic Transformation of America from a White country to a Black and Brown country modeled on the failed societies of South and Central America and Africa.
    When BHO promised us that he was going to F T America too many of us didn’t question the motive. Now 238 years later we have become a third world country created by this administration who are nothing more than despots and tyrants.
    These usurpers all need to be arrested and tried for treason.

  • Adolf Verloc

    This could be brought to a halt in a single day by discreetly passing out a little money among Mexican border agents along their southern borders and telling them to treat these “children” the same way they treat illegal immigrants trying to enter Mexico. The fact that we have not done so speaks volumes about Obama.

  • eavesmac

    The insanity of this admin. is designed to push our buttons. He’s creating a rift that will never heal. What the brown people don’t understand, however, is they’ll never defeat us. Never.

  • Einsatzgrenadier

    We’re being submerged in third world feces more rapidly than at any other time in recent American history. Get ready for BHO’s version of the Cloward-Piven strategy to deliver some of that hope and change to America. The Camp of the Saints is now upon us and won’t let up until we are completely destroyed!

  • wildfirexx

    What’s the point of getting a passport anymore…oh I see that’s just for the gringos!
    When they can just walk across the border and get treated royally. What a farce!
    And the Democrats continue to rub their hands with Glee!
    The more the merrier!

    • Jesse James

      Anarchic freedom and endless government assistance for the non-white invaders and tyranny and tax slavery for the remnant of our historic white national population.

  • IKUredux

    Umm, so where did senors Tejada come up with fourteen thousand dollars to be transported to what used to be the U.S.? Excuse me, but don’t you all think something stinks here? How the hell can five year olds transport themselves to the US? How can ten year olds? Twelve year olds? This is all fing crap! They can’t !!! No way! Our so called government, (you know: of the people, by the people) has turned their back on us. They have done so, because we are White. Do you think if this country was run by Blacks, (Detroit, Newark, Gary, etc.), the mexicans and central americans would be overwhelming this country? Huh? Do you? Oh hells no! Because this country wouldn’t be any better than the third world hell hole that is central america from which they emigrated. Hello world! DNA is destiny. This world, which Whites have created, is destined to fail, if there are not Whites to run it. PERIOD. Oh, the Asians, all kinds, will muddle along for a long time. But, their lack of innovation and general free thinking, will doom this planet. Global warming is a problem? No, non-Whiting of this globe, is the REAL problem.

    • tabsa

      Yeah, you might have heard of a little place called South Africa. Where whites built up a first world country and the biggest economy in Africa.

      The f*ckers flocked here, even though we were ‘discriminating’ against them and we had a system which was labeled a ‘crime against humanity’… They still had much, much better living conditions than anywhere else in Africa. They had free healthcare, government subsidized transport, hell, even government subsidized bread.

      And why did they come here? Just like you said, not because it was run by blacks, but because it was run by WHITES. And then they out-bred us and the world pressured us to give power over to them.

      And this year, Nigeria took over our status as the biggest economy in Africa.

      We produced 77% of the world’s platinum in 2010. If you go to the platinum belt, which you wouldn’t want to, because they’ve been striking for almost 6 months, crippling the economy and turning the once very prosperous city of Rustenburg into a ghost town, you’ll be very lucky if you find a black miner who is actually from South Africa.

      I deal with a lot of black people on a daily basis and none of them – except for one- can trace their ancestry back to more than one generation in South Africa. Most of their fathers came here from Zim, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia etc for work. And the powers that be (Anglo-American, de Beers etc) let them flood the country.

      If you go to the inner-cities in Pretoria and Johannesburg (I did construction work there for a couple of years), the guys who worked for me told me that they couldn’t see one South African black. They spoke English with them because they were mostly from Nigeria and the countries around there.

      We have pretty much no border control anymore and even the places where we have border control, they just slip the official $10 and they have a work permit.

      Of course, we need to get out of here ASAP, but where do we go? Because it’s only a matter of time before the same thing that happened here happens in all white countries.

      At least you guys still have guns.

      • John R

        “At least you guys still have guns.”
        Yeah, for now. But Mr. Obama and his radical Marxist cronies are working on that.

      • M.

        Flock wherever whites are still living together in large numbers. We should always remain clustered together. Because when SHTF, when it’s time to secede, to revolt, whatever, there will be strength in numbers.

      • Chasmania

        My feeling is that a point will be reached, much like a critical mass, and then we will see a people fight back. I pray I am right about this.

      • adplatt126

        Oh lord, if I could ascend to the presidency of the United States today, I would invade South Africa by the West and set up a volkstaat tomorrow. There would be a second great trek of the Afrikaners to follow. I’d leave the British with the wonderful multiculti world they wrought.

  • NoMosqueHere

    Most whites are apathetic. They are unware of or don’t care about this invasion of illegals. Foxnews and Amren viewers are the exception.

    • Chasmania

      Living here in central Texas, just south of DFW – or as I like to call it the NEW Mexican border – you can see the tidal wave of demographic change in all it’s multi cultural splendor. What I am seeing here does not bode well for the country unless there is a lurch to the right and the decision is made to actually start deporting these invaders, even those evil spawn ‘anchor babies’ and associated family.

  • Truth Teller

    The real problem with asians is their corruption.