posted on Apr, 28 2010 @ 03:25 AM
Migrants in Mexico are facing a "major human rights crisis" as the authorities fail to tackle widespread abuses, Amnesty International has
The human rights group said officials ignored or even played a part in the rape, kidnap, and murder of migrants, often carried out by criminal
Tens of thousands of Central American migrants pass through Mexico every year to try to reach the US and find work.
And now it appears they are about to be raped in America, too
This is how the MSM build the general picture.
There are too many people in Mexico? So, Mexican government wants to get rid of them?
Too many people in the world?
"Migrants in Mexico are facing a major human rights crisis leaving them with virtually no access to justice, fearing reprisals and deportation if
they complain of abuses," said Rupert Knox, who contributed to the report, Invisible Victims: Migrants on the Move.
"Persistent failure by the authorities to tackle abuses carried out against irregular migrants has made their journey through Mexico one of the most
dangerous in the world," he added.
Grupo Beta, a government initiative started in 1991, operates in northern and southern border states, offering advice and humanitarian aid to
However, it lacks the necessary funding and authority to adequately support the constant stream of migrants heading north, according to Amnesty.
Lack of funding? Lack of authority?
I remember, how it was pictured in that film "Apocalypto". The story begins when a group of hunters meets another group of miserably looking people
(refugees) migrating through their territory. Then, the real cause of their misery arrives and destroys the idyll...
The "cause" which does have the necessary funding (coming from drug dealing) and the authority (consequently, coming from funding)...
We have a "translation" here, from addiction to work to addiction to drugs - both are means of acquiring profit, only they tend to replace each
other and can hardly coexist.
The "victims", however, are the same - workers or junkies = refugees. They can be ab-"used" for other things, too. (Try bar-dancing, lap-dancing,
screaming and bleeding).