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Activist to distribute flashlights
to border crossers

Arizona Daily Star (Tucson AZ), by Perla Trevizo

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Posted By:JoniTx, 7/4/2014 6:24:32 PM

Immigrant-rights activists have set up water stations, gone out nearly daily to find border crossers in distress, and circulated warning posters and maps of the locations of those who have died in the desert. (Snip) Now Robin Hoover, founder and former member of the local group Humane Borders, is planning to distribute 100 high-intensity flashlights. Hoover will work today with a local church in Altar, Sonora, 115 miles southwest of Tucson and one of the last staging areas for would-be border crossers, to pass out the $8.32 flashlights that can illuminate a tree a half-mile away and include both a strobe

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: strike3, 7/4/2014 6:33:22 PM     (No. 9911310)

Why don´t the helpful activists take the immigrants into their homes and save the U.S. taxpayers some money? These clueless do-gooders have no idea what they are doing to this country. Only obama does.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Megrits, 7/4/2014 6:42:04 PM     (No. 9911316)

A bunch of useful idiots; they should be arrested for aiding and abetting.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Vaquero45, 7/4/2014 6:47:16 PM     (No. 9911324)

They could be used as aiming points....

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Reply 4 - Posted by: saguni, 7/4/2014 6:47:53 PM     (No. 9911325)

They should be arrested for treason, the aiding and abetting of an invasion.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 7/4/2014 6:51:27 PM     (No. 9911326)

Losers.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Cavallodifiero, 7/4/2014 6:56:26 PM     (No. 9911329)

Activists? I fear not they are traitors of the worst kind for they claim to do it out of kindness. Kindness to others but not to their countrymen or their country.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Dante, 7/4/2014 7:12:44 PM     (No. 9911341)

I´d like to round up some homeless people to drop off at your place while you´re out, darling.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: trackman999, 7/4/2014 7:36:09 PM     (No. 9911357)

The first word of the story should be " illegal", and once you get that right, the people helping them are criminals too and all should be arrested,

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Penney, 7/4/2014 7:49:25 PM     (No. 9911369)

This is a bonified, ´round-the-clock,´ invasion, yet this Administration´s response is yet again, ´What difference does it make?´

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Reply 10 - Posted by: LouD, 7/4/2014 7:56:02 PM     (No. 9911373)

Maybe we should go around and empty those water stations. I guess that wouldn´t sit too well with some people, though. Too cruel, even though they come and steal taxpayer´s money. Or we could follow #4´s idea, followed by #3´s.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: RedWhiteBlue, 7/4/2014 8:25:29 PM     (No. 9911380)

Are those flashlights to go along with and compliment the lollipops that are being handed out at the border by the ´´loony lollipops´´ also?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: hamrman, 7/4/2014 9:38:08 PM     (No. 9911438)

Just don´t give any batteries with them!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/4/2014 10:47:49 PM     (No. 9911469)

We would rather you give them boomerangs.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Twiggy, 7/5/2014 2:29:52 AM     (No. 9911550)

I would like to know where they are getting a high powered spotlight for $8 that will shine a half mile away. I just paid $24 for one that wouldnt shine that far. Do they expect Border patrol to pay for these?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Bevan, 7/5/2014 6:19:50 AM     (No. 9911607)

These are the same people that would spit on a vet.

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