Originally Posted by Dave Lane
Remember government is the problem not the answer
Well, yes, in this case the Mexican govt not controlling their own criminals. Nor ours. Then again, this post of yours is mis-using a line our of context that does not apply. It is the role of govt to investigate and prosecute crimes since the one of the the first function of govt is protecting lives. In fact that's the first reason govt is formed.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950