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  • Stemming the Tide of Immigrants at the Source

    Stemming the Tide of Immigrants at the Source

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 15 horas

    Long-Term Strategy Has Yet to Emerge

    In recent weeks, news headlines have less and less been about the “humanitarian crisis” at the border, and have been replaced mostly by news on the conflict in Gaza. But there is no doubt that this topic will return to the front page, and will be further amped up the closer we get to the 2016 presidential election. While the crisis at the border is mainly related to the surge of unaccompanied...

  • Increased Capacity at San Ysidro Border Crossing this October

    Increased Capacity at San Ysidro Border Crossing this October

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 16 horas

    Twenty-Six double-stacked booths to open

    TIJUANA.- This October, border crossers may finally get some relief when the San Ysidro Border port of entry brings additional booths into operation, for a total of 26 double-stacked booths. It is hoped that this will reduce the wait times of the estimated 50,000 northbound vehicles that cross the border on a daily basis. This according to an article by El Mexicano. After this takes place,...

  • Tijuana seeks to reduce amount of children working in the border line

    Tijuana seeks to reduce amount of children working in the border line

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 1 día

    Summer Camp for children begins

    TIJUANA.- With the goal of safeguarding children who work in the lines at the San Ysidro border crossing, Tijuana Mayor Jorge Astiazaran initiated the 2014 Children’s Summer Camp. In his speech, the Mayor stated that five months after initiating the “Betterment Program” at the San Ysidro Border, children who were found to be working were channeled to a children’s shelter where they have...

  • Tecate will get a tourism face-lift

    Tecate will get a tourism face-lift

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 2 días

    Recreation areas are being renovated as well as new infrastructure added

    TECATE.- According to estimates developed by Baja’s Secretary of Tourism, this year 139.4 million pesos will be invested in various projects in Tecate in order to attract more tourist activities, this according to Oscar Escobedo, head of the agency. During a recent get-together, Escobedo stated that “the public and private sector are coming together more than ever, which is why this...

  • Spokesperson for Tijuana’s Medical Tourism Committee accused of Financial Fraud

    Spokesperson for Tijuana’s Medical Tourism Committee accused of Financial Fraud

    Por: Brenda Colón Navar   |   Hace 5 días

    Allegedly has ties to a front company

    TIJUANA.- For those who are familiar with Tijuana’s Medical Tourism Association, the name of its spokesperson, Marlon Sanchez, might ring a bell. Recently, it has come to light that the Sanchez allegedly has ties to multimillion dollar fraudulent operations. Sanchez participated in the operations of CYNK Technologies (formerly known as Intro Buzz when founded in 2008), a front company that...

  • The U.S. Government Commissions Songs to Dissuade Migration

    The U.S. Government Commissions Songs to Dissuade Migration

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 5 días

    “Migra-Corridos” are part of the “Dangers Awareness Campaign”

    In an attempt to put a damper on the surge of undocumented migrants heading North to the U.S. mainly from Central America, the U.S. government has launched a million-dollar “Dangers Awareness Campaign”. According to an article by Vice News , one of the components of the campaign is the composition of anti-migration propaganda songs, or “migra-corridos.” Eddie Ganz, a wedding singer, is...

  • Escondido Residents Will March to City Council In Support of Migrant Shelter for Children

    Escondido Residents Will March to City Council In Support of Migrant Shelter for Children

    Por: SanDiegoRed.com   |   Hace 1 semana

    Fighting against fear

    ESCONDIDO, CA– Escondido families, youth, children, and workers will hold a march this Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 5:30pm in support and solidarity with the many Central American unaccompanied children who are in need of shelter and are arriving to San Diego County due to the current refugee crisis. About a month ago the Escondido Planning Commission denied a permit that would allow,...

  • Balboa Park Celebrates Tijuana’s Anniversary

    Balboa Park Celebrates Tijuana’s Anniversary

    Por: José Luis Sánchez Macías   |   Hace 1 semana

    The event included the presentation of two books on the past and present of the city

    SAN DIEGO.- In the spirit of the 125th Anniversary of Tijuana’s founding, celebrations were organized to commemorate the past, present, and future of this city by local artists and presented at the Mingei International Museum at the San Diego Balboa Park this past Friday, July 18th. Amongst the numerous exhibitions at the Mingei , Celebrate Tijuana in San Diego was coordinated by...

  • KKK Recruitment Flyers Found in Southern California

    KKK Recruitment Flyers Found in Southern California

    Por: EFE Agency   |   Hace 1 semana

    Flyers reject minor migrants

    LOS ANGELES.- Residents of Orange County, California have filed complaints with local police authorities after discovering Klu Klux Klan recruitment flyers. The flyers don’t sidestep criticism toward President Obama for the way he has handled the crisis resulting from the arrival of thousands of undocumented, unaccompanied minors. Police authorities have confirmed to local news outlets...

  • Carlos Slim supports 3-day workweek

    Carlos Slim supports 3-day workweek

    Por: Cal Trimble   |   Hace 1 semana

    But, there’s a catch

    Carlos Slim, Mexico’s telecom magnate who just recently reclaimed Forbes’ title as the richest man in the world , said that he thinks you should only work three days a week. Of course, the catch is that he believes you should also delay retirement until age 70 or 75. According to an article by TIME , at a recent business conference in Paraguay, the billionaire said it is time for a...