Neo-Nazis Nab More Migrants in the Arizona Desert (w/Update)

Just Another Day...
Neo-Nazis J.T. Ready and Harry Hughes on a recent "illegal alien" patrol in the desert

Arizona neo-Nazis J.T. Ready and Harry Hughes have apparently been busy to judge by a recent item on Hughes' blog "Just Another Day... " There, he's posted photos of Ready, himself and others wearing camouflage and toting high-powered firearms as they watch over 11 illegal aliens that Hughes claims the group encountered Wednesday, July 14.

Hughes states that they came across the migrants while on an "illegal alien/drug smuggler patrol in the Sonoran Desert National Monument." He writes that his group encountered the men sitting under a water tank in "an abandoned cattle watering area," and that the migrants "quickly gave themselves up" to the neo-Nazis.

According to his blog, Hughes and the others gave the migrants water and notified the Pinal County Sheriff's Office and the U.S. Border Patrol, which took custody of the men. There is a photo of a Border Patrol agent searching a migrant on Hughes' site.

(You can see more photos of Ready's group "U.S. Border Guard" in action, here.)

Tim Gaffney, a spokesman for PCSO, told me that the sheriff's office received a call from J.T. Ready on Wednesday. Patrol deputies were dispatched, but Border Patrol arrived at the scene first and handled the situation.

Characteristically, Border Patrol was not able to confirm that it responded to the call. I asked Border Patrol spokeswoman Colleen Agle if her agency had any qualms about having migrants turned over to it by known neo-Nazis.

"We take all citizens' calls seriously," she replied. "Whether it's a group of citizens or an individual, we're going to go check it out."

This is the second time a J.T. Ready-led patrol has encountered migrants in the desert. In June, he staged a patrol of the Vekol Valley, encountering at least one live migrant and one dead body.

Should we be concerned about hate groups roaming the desert on "illegal alien" patrols? I think so. At the very least, the authorities should be monitoring the activities of Ready and his SS-wannabes.

In a sarcastic comment from Hughes on his site, he states:

"For those of you that call us racists or vigilantes, you can add another name to that list. That name is `Humanitarian.' When was the last time one of you liberal journalists or keyboard commandos offered up his/her own water to someone he/she particularly didn't like?"

It's interesting that Hughes, a self-described National Socialist, is stung by the term "racist." I'm just glad that no one was injured, or worse. Still, if Hughes thinks that people will shrug off extremists in the Arizona desert hunting for illegal aliens, he's more delusional than I anticipated.

I will give the neo-Nazis one thing: With less money and men, the neo-Nazis came across about the same number of undocumented as Sheriff Joe Arpaio did on his latest sweep in the same general vicinity, according to reports. (Maricopa and Pinal Counties border each other, you see.) Maybe J.T. should run for sheriff.

Update: Correction on that last paragraph: A just-issued MCSO press release, which you can read, here, states that Sheriff Joe's boys in beige arrested 16 during his operation, seven of which were suspected of being illegal. Depending on how you cut that, J.T. still may be ahead for the week.

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flip that around and insert the word illegal


Maybe you would rather hear about all the farmers & ranchers in the area that get murdered along with their families?  Or perhaps American Citizens who make the mistake of CAMPING in a national forest only to be killed by drug & human smugglers?

Did you know that PHOENIX ARIZONA is rated CITY WITH 2ND HIGHEST KIDNAPPING BY MEXICANS in the world?  Maybe you don't know that thousands of people a year are kidnapped in mexico, and outside mexico BY mexicans.  Maybe you don't care that they kill even the little children sometimes even if they get the money.  Maybe you don't care about the average 4,000 americans a year murdered by illegals, or the other average 4,000 americans killed by drunk driving illegals?  Probably not. 

I guess you think that 10 year old boy who got killed with an axe in his head by some illegals is a HUMAN STAIN and not the poor poor illegal who murdered him brutally.

You're sick man.  You need some serious mental help.


I guess you never head of a citizen's arrest?  Do you think that means that you should not ever subdue and 'hold' a CRIMINAL AGAINST THEIR WILL?  Because you KNOW it's always against their will.  If someone just killed some kids, would you just allow them to leave if you had the ability to 'hold them against their will' until the cops came?

So in answer to your question NO it is not against the law to "hold someone UNTIL THE POLICE take over"  These people are not being 'held against their will' like some kind of unreported kidnapping, so your description is disingenuous anyway.


oh yeah, people who want to protect their border from potential hard core criminals entering are SO neo-nazi.  What a douchey headline!  Are you kidding me?  I live in Europe and there are white people from other countries that we don't want coming into our country illegally.  RACE is not the issue.  Social services, hospital, schools, police & prison COSTS are the issue - the safety and welfare of our citizens is the issue!!!   Depending on one's country of origin, regardless of race - you can expect completely different behaviours and actions from illegals.  From what I can tell, America is completely inundated with heinous crimes, gangs, drug running, human trafficking, murders, rapes, kidnappings, drunk driving deaths, and more perpetrated by illegal hispanics, majority mexican.   The prison systems, court systems, police departments, school system,  welfare system & hospitals are paying BILLIONS and BILLIONS of YOUR money to support that.   Illegals working in America send home billions of dollars that is then 'removed from your economy' being used to purchase in Mexico, not USA.  

It is proven that when illegals take jobs in an area, the average pay rate or salary of citizens GOES DOWN.  So you LOSE your job, you LOSE your salary, YOU LOSE.  And the whole 'yeah who will pick the fruit then' is a lie.  Less than 2% of illegals do that work.  The rest of the ones who work - work in construction, factories, hospitals, temporary agencies, restaurants, etc.   I read that some 60 illegals working at a hospital in Minnesota were arrested & the hospital claimed they would have a hard time filling those jobs that 'nobody wanted' that only paid $12.00 an HOUR, FULL MEDICAL benefits, 401k, paid vacation & sick leave, holidays, etc.  YEAH WHO'D WANT THAT CRAPPY JOB?  Not all those middle aged people, out of work, with foreclosed homes working for minimum wage at a convenience store.  Why on EARTH would they want $24K a year (to start) and FULL medical benefits. 



It would appear that about half to two thirds of the people commenting on this are some kind of schill. They're uttering the exact same hysterical ramblings, all just paraphrased snippets from SPLC style hit pieces and smear jobs.

It brings to mind the old Gary Larson Farside where you see a flock of sheep standing around. (None of which look very real, as the stitching in their "sheep suits" is clearly visible.) Two of the sheep have stood up on their hind legs and taken off they're masks, revealing themselves to be wolves in sheep's clothing, while one of them says incredulously, "Wait a minute here, is ANYONE here a real sheep???"


Affiliations with Neo-Nazis, to whatever legitimate extent this may be true, and not thoroughly embellished does not automatically make an organization of that political persuasion to its very core. You are allowing yourself to be totally sucked in by the sensational, dung-flinging, hysterical and disingenuous propaganda techniques of the controlled media that masquerade as honest journalism. Even if it were just a bunch of Neo Nazis patrolling the border and enforcing laws, that's an indicator of a state being "screwed up beyond repair" while the crooks and gangsters and traitors who foist unconstitutional laws on the American people and enforce them with the brutal efficiency of a Communist dictatorship in Washington is perfectly acceptable?


You sir, are apparently indifferent of the young women who are brutalized and raped by these government subsidized heavily armed gangster commandos, and the epidemic of crime they create in cities across America that are plagued by enough crime already, to say the least, but hope that the handful of Americans brave enough to do what the government refuses to do and protect our borders gets gunned down? What kind of a sick individual are you? (Nothing personal.)


It's sheer insanity to not be concerned with what gun and drug toting illegal immigrants are doing skulking around on the American side of the border while attacking and vilifying people who take it upon themselves to do what the government refuses to, and protect their country from intruders by apprehending them and turning them over to the authorities.

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