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The main problem we have here in the USA is that we have little to no control over our southern border.

Thing is, all that the wall and infrared sensors, and drones, and TV cameras will do is make profits for the contractors. They will *not* "secure the border".

There was an escape at the Michigan maximum security prison in Jackson in 1975. A highjacked helo landed in the exercise yard, in full view of a guard tower, picked up the prisoner and flew off. How did this happen? There was no guard in the tower, only a TV camera. A TV camera cannot prevent anything.

No matter how high that wall is built, people wanting in will weld together a ladder long enough to reach the top. There is a really big wall on the border south of San Diego. Border Patrol agents find abandoned ladders next to it all the time.

Same thing along the Rio Grande Valley

The US already has a border wall and it’s basically useless

“We came with this 18-foot wall, and the very next day they had 19-foot ladders,” Cabrera recalled recently. “It got to the point where we had so many ladders at the station that they told us to stop bringing the ladders in. It was just insane the number of ladders we had. Hundreds upon hundreds.”


https://news.vice.com/en_us/article/7xepxb/the-us-already-ha...

The only way to "secure" that border is to do it the way the East Germans did it: lay a minefield and post guards 24/7 that have eyes on every inch of the wall, with orders to shoot to kill.

Are you up for that?

Steve
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