Danny Glover supports sheriff whose office released Kate Steinle’s accused murderer

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This past July, 32-year-old Kate Steinle was shot and killed on Pier 14 in San Francisco. Sanchez, the accused murderer and an illegal immigrant, had been deported five times before the murder, butbecause of San Francisco’s status as a sanctuary city, he knew he could avoid another deportation. And indeed, when he was arrested in […]

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The Sheriff Who Sold Amnesty

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How did a tough-on-immigrants sheriff wind up convicted for conspiring to harbor illegal aliens? Jimmy Metts, the longest-serving sheriff in South Carolina, exploited the contradictions between anti-immigrant sentiment and the need for cheap, undocumented labor. In 1970, three years before James “Jimmy” Metts became sheriff of Lexington County, there were exactly 107 Mexican-born people living […]

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