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  • Border fence.
    Ethnic Imperialism
    The Grumpy Libertarian is not known for being shy about pointing out the evils of stereotyping. So with that in mind, read and understand that historical facts can be presented without prejudice by those who are objective. I’m going to lay...
  • Mexican President Felipe Calderon, addresses world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly on September 26, 2012 in New York City.
    Protestors decry Harvard fellowship for former Mex. Pres. Calderón
    Former Mexican President Felipe Calderón is well on his way to a new career, this time in the United States, but there are many who wish he were not.This month, Calderón begins a one year fellowship at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of...
  • Enrique Pena Nieto
    Presidential election in Mexico today
    Mexico is voting for a new president today. The candidates are Enrique Pena Nieto - a candidate for the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) and a former state governor - and Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of the leftist Party of the Democratic...
  • Presidents Calderon and Obama
    Mutilated bodies of 49 found in Mexico near US border
    Mexican authorities found the mutilated, decapitated bodies of at least 49 people in plastic garbage bags early Sunday morning near the town of Cadereyta Jiménez between the cities of Monterrey and Reynosa.The bodies were on a road approximately...
  • The White House
    Obama jeopardizes relations with Canada & Mexico- partners or frenemies?
    Last week the White House Summit between Canada, Mexico and U.S. or the “Three Amigos” drew little scrutiny from the media. Instead, the Rose Garden coverage centered on President Obama’s remarks cautioning the Supreme Court to...
  • Juarez
    Juarez: Safe or not?
    Is Juarez once again a safe place to visit? The answer tothat question is pretty definitely a Yes and No one. In the past couple of weeks the embattled city has been hosting a series of events to show the world that it is becoming a safer place. A...
  • Mexican President Felipe Calderon speaks during the the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters on September 21, 2011 in New York City.
    Could legalizing pot in U.S. put end to Mexican drug violence?
    It’s been a grim week for news regarding border violence and the Mexican drug cartels. On Tuesday, criminals dumped 35 bodies on a busy Veracruz highway in the middle of rush hour traffic. Then, yesterday, the editor-in-chief of the Mexican...
  • ICE agent murder suspect arrested
    ICE agent murder suspect arrested, Obama thanks Calderon
    President Barack Obama called his Mexican counterpart Felipe Calderon to thank him for the arrest of a suspect in the murder of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) special agent Jaime Zapata and the wounding of fellow agent Victor Avila...
  • The newest Raptor?
    A few crazy days in Raps land
    Raptors GM Bryan Colangelo must be wondering right now just why they call it an "off-season". Fresh off introducing rookies Ed Davis and Solomon Alabi to the Toronto press on Monday, he has gotten wrapped up in seeing whether he can...
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    Raptors' season recap: A wild journey ends in disappointment
    It was one heck of a journey, but ultimately all for naught. Bryan Colangelo’s off-season splash, the prelude to the summer of 2010, Hedo-gate and a strong mid-season run that didn’t last all made for an intriguing 2009-10 campaign,...
  • This summarizes the feeling on the bench as the clocked ticked down on last night's blowout loss.
    Singin' the Motown blues - Raps try to rebound from crushing defeat against Detroit
    Gameday: Toronto @ Detroit (TSN, Monday – 7:30 pm) Probable Starters: Raptors PG – Jose Calderon SG – Sonny Weems SF – Hedo Turkoglu PF – Amir Johnson C – Andrea Bargnani Pistons PG – Will Bynum SG –...