From the Right



Migrant Surge Brings Killers and Criminal Gangs

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

Former New York City Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly, the department's longest-serving commissioner, cautioned on Sunday that New York City's quality of life "has really deteriorated." Migrant crime is a major reason.

Venezuela's notorious Tren de Aragua gang and El Salvador's feared MS-13 -- what former FBI Assistant Director Chris ...Read more

Dems' Open Border Trickery -- Gaming the Census

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

New York is Migrant Central -- the No. 1 destination in the country for illegal border crossers -- and it's no accident. New York's Democratic politicians benefit from the deluge. The more migrants come here, the more congressional seats and clout in the electoral college New York is able to maintain.

Elon Musk spelled it out on X on Feb. 3: ...Read more

Migrant Crime Turning Cities Into War Zones

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

Criminals posing as asylum seekers are turning American cities into war zones.

The Venezuelan gang Tren de Aragua, feared for how it tortures its victims, is setting up business in New York City, police sources reveal.

Gang members recruit migrants from shelters and as they come off buses from Texas, putting then to work in retail theft ...Read more

Dems Roll Out Welcome Mat for World's Criminals

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

Maria Manaura, who's been arrested at least eight times in the six months since she arrived in New York City from Venezuela, is living at the Row NYC hotel, once hailed for its unbeatable Times Square location and front-row view of the theater district. Now it's drug-infested and violent, but still costs taxpayers $500 a night for each of the ...Read more

Yes, America Is Being Invaded

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

Across the globe, hostile nations like Russia are using migration as a weapon of war. War is being waged with migrants, instead of tanks, to destabilize and even bankrupt a country and facilitate terrorists attacks from within.

Migration is being used to attack Finland, Italy, France, Poland and -- no surprise -- America. But the Biden ...Read more

Pro-migrant Dems Playing Russian Roulette With Our Safety

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

If you're rushing to the airport and forget your photo ID, good luck being allowed on the plane.

But many migrants without "an acceptable form of identification," according to airport signs, don't need a photo. They get special treatment.

Migrants who have entered the country using President Joe Biden's new CBP (Customs and Border Protection...Read more

Homeless People Do Not Have a 'Right' to Camp in Squalor and Invade Our Neighborhoods

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

Tired of stepping over needles and human waste, and navigating around half-conscious addicts and homeless encampments? You're not alone. Most decent, hardworking people want clean sidewalks for getting to work and walking their kids to school.

But cities are legally barred from cleaning up homeless encampments. Advocates went to court and won...Read more

Antisemitism From the Left

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

Jews are feeling increasingly afraid and unwelcome. Last week, girls on the basketball team of a Jewish private school in suburban Hartsdale, New York, were jabbed and hit with antisemitic slurs by players from Yonkers' Roosevelt High School. "I support Hamas, you f---ing Jew," a Roosevelt player snarled. The game had to be called off in the ...Read more

Free Health Insurance For Migrants Is Lunacy

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

Across the globe, millions of people are on the move, defying borders and violating laws to escape poor countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America, and break into rich countries. The United States is their No. 1 destination.

The U.S. needs a strategy to limit the burden on Americans and protect our quality of life. Instead, the Democratic ...Read more

Stop Funding the 'Rights for Migrants' Legal Scam

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

As a record number of migrants invade the U.S., wreaking pain on New York City and other communities, one group is winning big-time: the public advocacy lawyers. Their business is to constantly sue to win more so-called rights for migrants. Rights to shelter, rights to meals, rights to health care, even the right to vote in local elections.

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The Profiteering Migrant-Industrial Complex

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

This week, New York City Mayor Eric Adams warned of "extremely painful" cuts to city services to offset the money going to shelter and feed migrants. But even worse is how the money is being wasted. Migrants complain the prepared meals delivered to them three times a day -- including chicken alfredo, beef enchiladas and even special halal ...Read more

Give Us Educated, Skilled Immigrants Yearning to Support Themselves

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

When Emma Lazarus wrote her famous line in 1883, "Give me your tired, your poor,/ Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free," there was no Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and government-run shelters. Those who came knew they were on their own. Now they arrive with their hands out.

A country can have open borders or a generous ...Read more

Stop the #MeToo Lawsuit Carnival

From the Right / Betsy McCaughey /

Anyone can be the target of an accusation or a lawsuit, whether deserved or not. Your wallet and your reputation are at risk. The danger is gravest in New York, where state lawmakers have turned their backs on the rights of the accused.

New York legislators are kowtowing to the #MeToo zealots and their trial lawyer allies, waiving the time ...Read more



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