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The Resource Our 50-state border crisis : how the Mexican border fuels the drug epidemic across America, Howard G. Buffett

Our 50-state border crisis : how the Mexican border fuels the drug epidemic across America, Howard G. Buffett

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Our 50-state border crisis : how the Mexican border fuels the drug epidemic across America
Title
Our 50-state border crisis
Title remainder
how the Mexican border fuels the drug epidemic across America
Statement of responsibility
Howard G. Buffett
Title variation
Our fifty-state border crisis
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Language
eng
Summary
Fueled by failing border policies and lawlessness in Mexico and Central America, drugs are pouring over the nation's southern border in record quantities, turning Americans into addicts, migrants into drug mules-- and killing us in record numbers. Buffett, a landowner on the U.S. border with Mexico, has seen first-hand the devastating impact of cheap Mexican heroin. The solution isn't a wall. Buffett shows how poverty and cartel violence spur migration, and outlines a realistic, effective, and bipartisan approach to fighting cartels, strengthening our national security, and tackling the roots of the chaos south of the border. -- adapted from jacket
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Buffett, Howard G
Dewey number
363.28/409721
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5825
LC item number
.B84 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Heitkamp, Heidi
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  • Drug control
  • Drug traffic
  • Human smuggling
  • Border security
  • Mexico
  • United States
  • Border security
  • Drug control
  • Drug traffic
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Human smuggling
  • Mexico
  • North America
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Law Enforcement
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Security (National & International)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Emigration & Immigration
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Our 50-state border crisis : how the Mexican border fuels the drug epidemic across America, Howard G. Buffett
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Copyright
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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text
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Contents
Foreword by Senator Heidi Heitkamp -- Preface by Cindy McCain -- Part I: Costs and consequences. Red Shoes "walk up" ; Lights off, pistols ready ; Stepping on the balloon ; An expensive juggling act ; Sanctuaries and "slam dunks" ; Drug cartels and Decaturs ; What about demand? ; Too much, too fast ; Barriers -- Part II: Countries of origin. Red Shoes Honduras ; Stolen harvests ; Two-legged predators ; Prison or the cemetery ; Silencing the canary ; Red Shoes on the road again -- Part III: What needs to change. Reboot command of the border ; Respect and work with Mexico ; Create a persistent presence ; Reduce demand for drugs and illegal labor ; Support peace and security in our hemisphere -- Epilogue: Orange Shoes in Arizona
Control code
on1021064856
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxviii, 356 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of color plates
Isbn
9780316476614
Lccn
2017052341
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1021064856
Label
Our 50-state border crisis : how the Mexican border fuels the drug epidemic across America, Howard G. Buffett
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Senator Heidi Heitkamp -- Preface by Cindy McCain -- Part I: Costs and consequences. Red Shoes "walk up" ; Lights off, pistols ready ; Stepping on the balloon ; An expensive juggling act ; Sanctuaries and "slam dunks" ; Drug cartels and Decaturs ; What about demand? ; Too much, too fast ; Barriers -- Part II: Countries of origin. Red Shoes Honduras ; Stolen harvests ; Two-legged predators ; Prison or the cemetery ; Silencing the canary ; Red Shoes on the road again -- Part III: What needs to change. Reboot command of the border ; Respect and work with Mexico ; Create a persistent presence ; Reduce demand for drugs and illegal labor ; Support peace and security in our hemisphere -- Epilogue: Orange Shoes in Arizona
Control code
on1021064856
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxviii, 356 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of color plates
Isbn
9780316476614
Lccn
2017052341
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1021064856

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