Previous admin focused more on utilizing Mexico to do the dirty work. Different administrations have different strategies. I didn’t like that at the time either, just as I don’t like this now.
It’s probably one of the FEW things I agree with Koch bros (bro now) / Cato Institute on (mostly, although I don’t like their reasons)
I don’t know. They’re basically sugar-coated Republicans to me and always were, at least old-school Republicans, not what we have now.
I go through this https://www.hrw.org/previous-world-reports every couple of years,, focusing on the USA. I’m never happy with what I see.
I don’t usually do PMs but I’ll do a few mins. I usually try to stay public. Keeps me honest.
Not much we can do about it, true or false. Hopefully nothing happens and we never have to find out.
But I’m an old Boy Scout: Be Prepared. I’d rather be wrong than caught off guard.