Guillermo Jimenez

BFP Partner Producer & Host, De-Manufacturing Consent

Guillermo Jimenez is the owner and editor of Traces of Reality and a regular columnist for the PanAmerican Post. He is based in South Texas, deep within the DHS “constitution-free zone.”
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Failure to Obey Suspicionless Interrogation

Checkpoint Refusal Activism & the CBP Backlash In my last column, I laid out the history of the area near the border of the United States known as the “constitution-free zone” (CFZ). This policy, rooted in xenophobia and stemming from restrictions on immigration, prohibitions on substances associated with immigrants, and the all out “war on […]

The Constitution-Free Zone: Fact and Fiction

Misconceptions and Lack of Historical Context Undermine Gravity of the Issue By Guillermo Jimenez In recent months, there has been a growth in the level of interest and curiosity regarding the area near the border of the United States known as the “constitution-free zone.” Persistent civil disobedience, viral “checkpoint refusal” videos on YouTube, and unlawful […]

De-Manufacturing Consent- The Great Game Goes On: Putin Positions the Chessboard, While Obama Says “King Me”

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Daniel McAdams On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent Guillermo is joined by the Executive Director of The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity, Mr. Daniel McAdams. Guillermo and Daniel discuss a week of geopolitical chess between the United States, Syria, and Russia. We discuss the possibility of the U.S. experiencing a […]

De-Manufacturing Consent: Drugs & Terror: U.S. Imperialism in Latin America

Guillermo Jimenez Presents Dr. Oliver Villar On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by author of the book, Cocaine, Death Squads, and the War on Terror: U.S. Imperialism and Class Struggle in Colombia, Dr. Oliver Villar. Guillermo and Dr. Villar discuss the global drug trade within the context of U.S. imperialistic ambitions around […]

De-Manufacturing Consent with Guillermo Jimenez Presents Tom Secker: The Making of A National Security State

The National Security State, Predictive Programming & 7/7 On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by author of the new book, Secrets, Spies and 7/7, Mr. Tom Secker. Guillermo and Tom discuss the book, the motivation for pursuing this area of research, and the lasting psychological and sociological effects of flashpoint events like […]

De-Manufacturing Consent with Guillermo Jimenez Presents Bill Conroy: Black Ops& Black Markets

Mexico’s Drug War “Realignment” and the Unseen Hand of the CIA On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by investigative journalist for Narco News, Mr. Bill Conroy. Guillermo and Bill discuss the recent release of Rafael Caro Quintero, who in 1985 was convicted, along with former kingpins Miguel Felix Gallardo and Ernesto Fonseca, […]

De-Manufacturing Consent with Guillermo Jimenez Presents Dr. Paul Craig Roberts: The Great Collapse

Failures in the Economy & the End of “Constitutional Government” On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent: Guillermo is joined by columnist and former Assistant Security of the Treasury, Dr. Paul Craig Roberts. Guillermo and Dr. Roberts discuss the failures of the current economic system in the United States, and how and why the U.S. government […]

De-Manufacturing Consent with Guillermo Jimenez Presents Douglas Valentine: Beyond Dirty Wars

Vietnam, the Phoenix Program, the CIA/DEA Connection, and Modern Day Terror in Latin America On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent, Guillermo is joined by author and CIA expert, Douglas Valentine. Guillermo and Douglas discuss the origins of The Phoenix Program, the exportation of these methods and tactics to Latin America (Salvador Option), and the ways […]

De-Manufacturing Consent with Guillermo Jimenez: The Notion of School as a Mechanism of Control

School’s Out: Escaping the Cycle of Compulsory Public Education and Unlearning Authoritarianism On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent, Guillermo is joined by the author of the book Don’t Do Drugs, Stay Out of School and host of Unplugged Mom Radio, Ms. Laurette Lynn. Guillermo and Laurette discuss the history of compulsory public education and its […]

De-Manufacturing Consent with Guillermo Jimenez-Stateless Order: Libertarian Solutions to Real World Problems

“Political philosophy & the application of libertarianism to present-day situations” with Sheldon Richman On today’s episode of De-Manufacturing Consent, Guillermo is joined by Sheldon Richman, the Vice President of the Future of Freedom Foundation. Sheldon and Guillermo discuss political philosophy and the application of libertarianism to present-day situations. We explore issues regarding the drug war, […]

De-Manufacturing Consent with Guillermo Jimenez- More Money, More Problems: The Economics of the “War on Drugs”

“What does an end to the drug war means for the police state in America?” with Dr. Mark Thornton On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent, Guillermo welcomes Dr. Mark Thornton of the Ludwig Von Mises Institute onto the show. Dr. Thornton and Guillermo discuss the “Economics of Prohibition” by examining the economics forces at work […]

De-Manufacturing Consent with Guillermo Jimenez: Episode 2- Militarized Borders & Xenophobic Police States

“The Walls Designed to Keep Others Out Will Eventually Be Used to Keep You in!” with Fergus Hodgson On this edition of De-Manufacturing Consent, Guillermo is joined by the host of The Stateless Man radio program, Fergus Hodgson. Fergus and Guillermo discuss the latest attempt to further centralize authority and militarize the country under the […]

De-Manufacturing Consent with Guillermo Jimenez: Episode 1- Drones Don’t Kill People, Governments Do

“A Brief History of COINTELPRO and “Targeted Killings” in the United States” with Larry Pinkney On this first edition of De-manufacturing Consent, Guillermo welcomes former political prisoner, activist, writer, and veteran of the original Black Panther Party, Larry Pinkney, to the program.  Guillermo and Larry, himself a victim of the FBI’s Counter Intelligence Program, discuss […]