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Illegal immigration is simply 'share the wealth’ socialism and a CRIME not a race!

"NO COUNTRY CAN SURVIVE WITHOUT BORDERS"

"JESUS WEPT" An American Story

This is HISTORY you didn't learn in school about the destruction of a nation who could not defend it's borders.

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William Wilberforce, the British parliamentarian and abolitionist, told his colleagues, “Having heard all of this, you may choose to look the other way, but you can never say again that you did not know.”

Friday, April 13, 2012

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Tuesday, April 10, 2012

News and stuff you missed!


I just read something I did not know. Negative ads are banned under Mexico’s constitution....even if they’re true about someones corruption. Oh, yeah, we need to be more like Mexico! ALL cultures are not created equal.
Corrupt, poverty stricken, and politically correct....what a combo!





MEXICANS! FIGHT FOR YOUR OWN COUNTRY, INSTEAD OF
TRYING TO STEAL OURS!

Just another day South of the Border, courtesy of NAFBPO

MONTERREY, NUEVO LEÓN****

Five municipal police officers who were off duty were kidnapped from a home on Friday , and at a nearby intersection, four of them were shot. Three died there, with a fourth dying at the hospital. Nothing is known of the fifth officer.

SANTA CATARINA, NUEVO LEÓN

Mexican military recaptured another of the prisoners that escaped from the Apodaca prison on February 19. This is the seventh recaptured, with another killed in a shootout, leaving 29 prisoners still outstanding.

ACAPULCO, GUERRERO

On Friday, 7 people were executed here in several different incidents.

MEXICO

A report from the military says that 120 military are still missing after being kidnapped. It also continued that of 196 elements kidnapped, 76 have been found; of these, 45 were found dead in 10 states and only 14 managed to be released.

TIJUANA, BAJA CALIFORNIA

Municipal police and Mexican army seized a total of 844.5 kilos of marijuana here on Easter Sunday after receiving an anonymous tip. The value in the US was put at about $1,200,000.

POZO, GUERRERO

Two men were found beheaded in a parked van near a church here on Sunday. Both were bound with clothes line.

ACAPULCO, GUERRERO

Three people were killed here on Saturday. Two of them were found in an SUV parked in a churchyard, with the heads and other parts in a cooler with a narco message. The 10:30 pm Mass was canceled, and Catholics seeking to enter the church were kept out. The third one killed was a taxi driver found shot and killed.

AJIJIC, JALISCO

Thee men, in 2 different trucks, were shot and killed here early Monday. Two other wounded men are being treated and are in what is described as ‘delicate condition.’

GOMEZ PALACIO, DURANGO

Two men were found executed here in separate incidents. One of them was a correctional officer at the prison here.

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Good Friday a Holiday in Cuba for First Time in 50 Years
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Guatemala Detects that the Mexican Zetas gang trains the Mara Salvatrucha
http://tinyurl.com/c4s99p3
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Rule of Law “Dead” in Ciudad Juarez, Mexican Journalist Says
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Violence in Central Mexico Leaves 5 Dead
http://tinyurl.com/bw9jv4g
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‘War on women’ in Mexico described as growing worse since escalation of drug war
http://tinyurl.com/7crxont
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SNIP!! You ain't seen nuthin' yet!!! http://m3report.wordpress.com/

FACTS! NOT Media bias! Who is killing who???

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Monday, April 09, 2012

This day in History April 9, 1865


April 9, 1865

This day in History

General Robert E. Lee surrendered to Gen. Ulysses S. Grant April 9, 1865, but that was not the end of the Civil War. Other factions were not ready to give up the fight.

The Southern Cherokee, who fought for their own independence along side the Confederacy, in fact, never 'surrendered'. On June 23, 1865, Brigadier General Stand Watie and the remnants of the Cherokee Mounted Braves formally ceased hostilities at Doaksville at Fort Towson near The Red River in the Choctaw Nation. Nearly sixty years old, he was the last general to lay down arms in the Civil War, two months after Lee surrendered to Grant.

Stand Watie, c. 1855

Cornelius Boudinot wrote to his uncle Stand Watie and the remaining troops of the Cherokee Volunteers on May 11, 1865 as the war was coming to it's fateful conclusion. He was dispatched as delegate, as he had been many times, to meet with the Confederacy leadership in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Elias "Cornelius" Boudinot, c. 1870
"Dear Uncle,
The surrender of Lee and Johnson virtually puts an end to the war on the other side of the river. The people from Virginia to the Miss. river are willing to try the experiment of absolute submission and return to the old Union. Gen. Smith, in my opinion will hold on if possible a month or two yet, until the hopelessness of further resistance is apparent to the world, before he will yield the contest. From all that I learn his army will fall to pieces. The war will close in some shape by the 1st day of August, unless the old story of foreign intervention should be verified. Our policy should be to remain still and watch the current of events.
Aff'ly Yr. Nephew, Cornelius"
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For the next month, the refugee families waited for word of their men and wars end. Wars end was something they had dared not allow themselves to dream about.


Sarah Caroline Bell Watie..."Sally" c. 1855

Chapter 14 - "Peace" of the book, "Jesus Wept, An American Story" tells the story, taken from family letters from Waties wife Sally and her brother James Madison Bell, who returned to the refugee camps of Texas near Indian Territory to find his wife gravely ill.

.... He exited later with more determination than when he entered. Still he was consumed with the thought that the last day of this war and finally coming home to his family would be the worst day of it all. "Children, everybody, gather your things. Tomorrow, we prepare to go home." Sally couldn't have agreed more. "I don't believe I could live one year longer if I knew that we could not be settled...I am so perfectly sick of the world!" proclaimed Sally, who couldn't get out of the refugee camps of Texas soon enough. "I never knew so much of this world as I do since I came to this country. I used to think that everyone had some sort of a soul, but one half of them has only gizzards, and some only craws!" "Jim?" Sally looked worried. "Where is my husband and my son? Why aren't they with you?" "They're fine, Sister. They'll be along soon enough. General Watie commissioned me and Colonel Adair to meet with General Francis Herron and Brigadier-General Veatch in Shreveport to negotiate terms of surrender for the Confederate Cherokee. We prepared papers and agreement to cease hostilities. They and the others have probably signed by now. We agree only on our terms of no retaliation to us by the Federals and not relinquishing any of our lands except to provide for the Negroes. We've been reassured they will sign." He explained more of the meeting. "We begged for arrangements to be made for the Confederacy to feed all these indigent refugees. We told him the refugees are in a state of the greatest destitution and desperate from impending starvation. I think Veatch was impressed by our presentation, though he has no authority himself to appropriate funds for such a purpose, he sent our request to his superior with the recommendation that it would probably be cheaper to feed the refugees than to punish them for raiding and stealing."

General Ely S. Parker, a member of the Seneca tribe, drew up the articles of surrender which General Robert E. Lee signed at Appomattox Court House on April 9, 1865.
Gen. Parker, who served as Gen. Ulysses S. Grant' military secretary was an educated attorney who was once rejected for Union military service because of his race. At the meeting, Gen. Lee was at first taken aback at the presence of an Indian being in such a position. After he got to know Parker,Lee is said to have remarked to him, "I am glad to see one real American here."

Parker replied, "We are all Americans."

Retaliation, in fact, did fall upon the Southern Cherokee. Much of their land became white settlement. Ten years after war's end, Stand Watie had passed and Jim Bell would be arrested for 'Treason' against the United States. Acting as his own attorney, he was cleared.
Historians judge by the time the war was over, seven thousand Cherokees had lost their lives, accounting for a quarter to a third of the Cherokee Nation. Their properties were laid to waste and homes burned. The days of fortune, self rule and slave labor were halted and the Union Congress was none too happy with any of them, whether they had served the Confederacy or not. Those that fought for the Union lost land rights along with the Southern rights Cherokees in post war treaties.

James Madison Bell Colo-Gotte-Yon", c. 1860

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