How to Illegally Cross the Mexico-US Border

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  1. John Bravo
    John Bravo
    3 uur geleden

    Stop spreading misinformation about Canada's immigration policies and illegal immigration statistics... WE DO NOT let just anyone in, and there IS A STREAM OF ILLEGALS coming here through various points of our border. * and why does this video give me the sneaking suspicion that you're trying to provide illegal immigrants with directions & assistance to cross the US border illegally ❓

  2. Nick Turner
    Nick Turner
    14 uur geleden

    No need for this anymore... Biden has opened the border to all comers. Except white Canadians of course they still get arrested for having 0.0001 grams of weed in the ash tray.

  3. joe wilts
    joe wilts
    16 uur geleden

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  4. OnlineDater69
    18 uur geleden

    Don't come to this country illegally.

  5. Nicholas Janosy
    Nicholas Janosy
    Dag geleden

    Click bait

  6. Kaylee h
    Kaylee h
    Dag geleden

    When we allow illegal immigration and accept other countries young people.we are sentencing those countries to decades of poverty...

  7. Guadalupe Rodriguez
    Guadalupe Rodriguez
    2 dagen geleden

    How to break the law? NLlike should flag or shut this channel down.

  8. Sebastian Tesla
    Sebastian Tesla
    2 dagen geleden

    this video is very unfair to mexicans and doesn’t really mention that most migrants that try to cross the border from mexico to the us are south american people

  9. Ted Martin
    Ted Martin
    2 dagen geleden

    NLlike should not allow any video titled how to do xxxxxx illegally

  10. Sylvia Farese
    Sylvia Farese
    3 dagen geleden

    Immigrating without authorization is not immigrating at all.

  11. Congressional Research Institute 2
    Congressional Research Institute 2
    4 dagen geleden

    3:06 Why use average income numbers instead of median? Average tells us nearly nothing and median is very descriptive.

  12. GamingMoments
    4 dagen geleden

    Drug smugglers: Noted

  13. iSeyxlyxexy
    5 dagen geleden

    ( fun fact ) did u know Tokyo has a bigger population than Canada ?

  14. Joachim Carmine
    Joachim Carmine
    5 dagen geleden

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  15. Mark OConnor
    Mark OConnor
    5 dagen geleden

    We can’t give it to all, that would be wonderful but it’s like letting “all” on a Titanic life boat, nobody would survive

  16. Nathan B
    Nathan B
    6 dagen geleden

    ¿En Espanol, por favor?

  17. Will
    6 dagen geleden

    You guys forgot to mention the deep underground high speed bullet train

  18. Steve Davenport
    Steve Davenport
    7 dagen geleden

    I have crossed at San Ysidro. It is quite the massive operation.

    1. Rohan Rajan
      Rohan Rajan
      16 uur geleden

      how long does it take?

  19. Ron Bassett
    Ron Bassett
    7 dagen geleden

    The best video I have seen yet on the topic and as a result I have subscribed to your Channel

  20. Jonas Aschauer
    Jonas Aschauer
    7 dagen geleden

    For me, as an EU citizen, this kind of Borders are a thing that i can't imagine. I live in a smal village in Germany which is only 3 km away from the border to Austria . I have frinds ofer there, that i can visit spontaneous without waiting at a checkpoint. I can simply cross the border, by foot or car.

  21. George Washington
    George Washington
    7 dagen geleden

    The US already has too many people. The US population has doubled in just the last 50 years.

  22. john delong
    john delong
    7 dagen geleden

    There is an enourmous difference between canada and mexico/central america.People prefer USA.

  23. Evan C
    Evan C
    8 dagen geleden

    I feel bad for those stuck in poorer nations buuut the us can't take everybody in. Those that want a better life should seek to improve their own country.

  24. Michael BigBoy Cordova
    Michael BigBoy Cordova
    8 dagen geleden

    When will the smugglers get around to stealing horses and sending the mules across the border horse back??? A much faster way of transportation at a much faster time!!!

  25. Ryan Coldiron
    Ryan Coldiron
    8 dagen geleden

    If the us was racist and hated you, why would you go there?

  26. Marco Alarcón
    Marco Alarcón
    8 dagen geleden

    They will charge well over $9,000 to $15,000

    8 dagen geleden

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  28. Spexo
    8 dagen geleden

    Who is here when biden opened the border

  29. Lone Wolf
    Lone Wolf
    8 dagen geleden

    Now the Crooked Joe Stole the can just walk over...and get free health care too!

  30. Letplane
    10 dagen geleden


  31. Rebecca M.
    Rebecca M.
    10 dagen geleden

    Why would any human make a video about crossing the border what is you problems ??????????

  32. Sergio Flores
    Sergio Flores
    11 dagen geleden

    Oh boy. Here we go. Alright racists, where are y’all?

    1. Lone Wolf
      Lone Wolf
      8 dagen geleden

      Nothing racist about securing your borders dipchit.

  33. philip Engleman
    philip Engleman
    12 dagen geleden

    CAn I break into mexico, cause l think it may be better than usa

  34. K Nguyen Nguyen
    K Nguyen Nguyen
    12 dagen geleden

    Don't children of US citizens immediately have Jus sanguinis US citizenship? Or is this the case when their parents were Mexican who become US citizens?

  35. frigginjerk
    12 dagen geleden

    12:16 Hey, that's like five blocks away from my house. It's the US side of the Peace Bridge connecting Buffalo, NY and Fort Erie, ON.

  36. Samuel
    13 dagen geleden

    Caught in 4K

  37. Manik Khanna
    Manik Khanna
    13 dagen geleden

    I thought this was tutorial 🤔

  38. Azz Tazztik
    Azz Tazztik
    14 dagen geleden

    It's not 24 years bruh

  39. Zach B
    Zach B
    14 dagen geleden

    3:50 Oh boo hoo

  40. JasonSmith9696
    14 dagen geleden

    Loved the way you ended this video. Viva la estados unidos

  41. Aryan Grover
    Aryan Grover
    15 dagen geleden

    Why don’t they take water

  42. Benoit L
    Benoit L
    15 dagen geleden

    No one has the right to immigrate to the US. have you considered that?

  43. Lalo Alvsoto
    Lalo Alvsoto
    15 dagen geleden

    Dirty border patrol agent's love money Drugs get green light 😂😂

    16 dagen geleden

    Easiest way is to fly to canada, then cross the border to US

  45. Jason Van
    Jason Van
    17 dagen geleden

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  46. Doug Richardson
    Doug Richardson
    17 dagen geleden


  47. t0n0k0
    18 dagen geleden

    What's the view of Florida Cubans who 'feel themselves' though? That's a docu series I want to hear about to.

  48. michaelthebishop
    19 dagen geleden

    I was expecting the ratings bar to have experienced a dislike bomb from Trump supporters.

  49. Geoff Walters
    Geoff Walters
    19 dagen geleden

    We should make work visas much easier for our southern neighbors and electrify the border fence and put a minefield in front of it and run gunships up and down it that blow away anything bigger than a rabbit

    1. chop0
      14 dagen geleden

      i assume you're joking

  50. clayton G
    clayton G
    20 dagen geleden


  51. Miguel Garcia
    Miguel Garcia
    20 dagen geleden

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  52. Gabriel47xx
    21 dag geleden


  53. Nishkam Khanna
    Nishkam Khanna
    22 dagen geleden

    Yes this is the video officer

  54. zdaniel
    22 dagen geleden

    you can cross legally through any of the 50 Ports of Entry between Mexico and the USA.... btw... Tijuana - San Diego is the busiest border in the world....

    1. BreMea
      16 dagen geleden

      you clearly didn't watch the video

  55. Oliver Smalley
    Oliver Smalley
    23 dagen geleden

    It's kinda freaky how much this guy knows about illegally migrating to the US from Mexico.

  56. Ric A
    Ric A
    23 dagen geleden

    Total BULLSHIT and pro illegal alien propaganda!

  57. Samuel Navgire
    Samuel Navgire
    24 dagen geleden

    Go to America the legal way!

    1. BreMea
      16 dagen geleden

      you clearly didn't watch the video

  58. BlueCrimes Cat
    BlueCrimes Cat
    24 dagen geleden

    The War on Drugs is a disaster for both Mexico and the US, the feds are retarded as fuck

  59. John
    24 dagen geleden

    I was today years old when I learned Wendover puts his references in the description

  60. Justin
    25 dagen geleden

    This is how my family did it, they crossed a river by the border and was picked up by a cousin.

  61. ja ko
    ja ko
    25 dagen geleden

    Let's be honest Mexico isn't crossing the border the border is crossing Mexico 😂😂

  62. soundofprice
    26 dagen geleden

    Nice no point of getting tourist visa

  63. Erick
    27 dagen geleden

    The US has basically cucked all of Central America for 200+ years and continues to do. Fellow friends cross

  64. matt cat
    matt cat
    28 dagen geleden

    The easiest solution is just for the US to annex the northern states of mexico and invest and improve their local economies while rooting out corruption.

  65. Anthony Rabadan
    Anthony Rabadan
    28 dagen geleden

    Who else is part of the 37mil in the us ?

  66. Vancouver Terry
    Vancouver Terry
    29 dagen geleden

    "a real immigration system that gives opportunities to all, not just to those who are lucky" -- a person would have to be very, very naive to say such an ultra-simplistic utopian fantasy.

    1. David Rodriguez
      David Rodriguez
      26 dagen geleden

      Yup utopian, where economy doesn't exist

  67. Dutch Van Helsing
    Dutch Van Helsing
    29 dagen geleden

    Here is how you do it...GO to the USA on a holiday , find a nice girl and fall in love witj her.., for real. Get married and file paperwork there...get a work permit in 3 months...That is what I did...I am from the UK though so it may be different...

    1. Sana101911
      25 dagen geleden

      Different for Mexican

  68. Rishi Natarajan
    Rishi Natarajan
    Maand geleden

    This is a sensitive topic, but I do not think that it is fair to legal immigrants who have to wait super long already for their green card or citizenship, but some of the president's helps more illegal immigrants rather than legal immigrants. I completely see why the illegal immigrants have to do what they have to do, but it's not fair to the legal immigrants who go through the long process of immigration into the U.S. Wendover Productions is right with his solution to this problem, and it will definitely help to speed up the process for legal immigrants and help the unfortunate people come to the U.S. legaly instead of having to risk their lives.

  69. Ruben Hernandez
    Ruben Hernandez
    Maand geleden

    I don't know 'bout y'all but I'm writing stuff down

  70. vinsont
    Maand geleden

    I really enjoyed your video until minute 14 when you went completely off the rails. When you said an American could go off and get the skills necessary to enter Canada. Americans can't tell a Honduran go off and become a doctor so they can enter America. Your analogy was completely off-base base and embarrassing.

  71. Troy Robinson
    Troy Robinson
    Maand geleden

    % of americans who wish to migrate to Canada. 0.00001%. % of south americans who wish to migrate to america 65%. Of course canada allows for a fairly smooth process. If we open the boarders to the south the entirety of south america will be in north america. Not feasible.

  72. Allison Curtis
    Allison Curtis
    Maand geleden

    Drug cartels are responsible for messing up central and South American countries. violence, addiction, and enough cash to control politicians and buy presidential election. But who is responsible for the cartels? AMERICA! The war on drugs created the need for drugs to be sold unregulated and illegally. The cartels are just providing a service to fill the HUGE DEMAND for drugs by American consumers. same thing happened during alcohol prohibition. Bootlegging created some of the most famous crime syndicates/bosses in history like Al capone

  73. Andril A Chakraborty
    Andril A Chakraborty
    Maand geleden

    Well USA shares a border with Russia.... Are we going to ignore that.

    1. Jafuh
      20 dagen geleden

      Its not really a border. They’re just close

  74. Ishan kanungo
    Ishan kanungo
    Maand geleden

    Bendover Productions

  75. Jack209
    Maand geleden

    The turnaround times for legal paperwork are still better than the DMV and Comcast Customer Support.

  76. Mark Emanuele
    Mark Emanuele
    Maand geleden

    If I want to work in Canada, I have to prove that there are no Canadians qualified to do that job. I can't just say that I want to move to say, Toronto, and do it. I have to prove that I already have a job in place, or that I have enough money to be able to live there for the rest of my life and not have to work.

  77. peggyt1243
    Maand geleden

    Illegal migrants from the USA are entering Canada through a back door.

  78. Sylton
    Maand geleden

    as a mexican citizen, i thank my mom for taking the risk and coming here just before i was born, she has worked so hard and gave me a better life, for a huge chunk, she was single and raised me alone, and yet gave me an amazing life, im in college now trying to pursue a career so i can pay her back and she can finally rest

  79. Hasan Rizaan
    Hasan Rizaan
    Maand geleden


  80. S G
    S G
    Maand geleden

    This is a fact, the immigration system in the US sucks. pray for all these peoples safety on their voyage here.

  81. Fraser Brown
    Fraser Brown
    Maand geleden

    wendover snapped

  82. cesar hernandez
    cesar hernandez
    Maand geleden

    I'm American citizen i born in el salvador a lot of people from all the countries asia.indian.europ middle eastern (Arabs ) arrived to Panama hidden in the ship's counteiners and people from united states think everybody is central America o Mexican they blame us Mexican and central America 😥

  83. cesar hernandez
    cesar hernandez
    Maand geleden


    1. Rohan Rajan
      Rohan Rajan
      16 uur geleden


  84. 疯狂的大眼萌
    Maand geleden

    But how about the wall?

  85. WildBill22360
    Maand geleden

    America borrows money from China to print more money to support illegals or chain migrants while the real cash is taken back to Mexico to drug cartels, Mexico's most profitable and government supported business. So do the Swiss let anyone in that wants to live there? How about Japan? What top ten economic country has totally open borders? Just curious. The west could take in as mant immigrants in to where those countries are at poverty status and still not keep up with the birth rate in the poorest countries. We cannot make it easier, unless we add economic or job skills to the requirement like Australia or many other countries. We simply cannot support all the folks that want to come to America, Not 20%, not 5%, not 1%. We have to many on welfare now. How about no, zero, tax payer funded handouts unless you have a valid american birth certificate? I bet you would agree that would grately slow down immigration here? So that says many are not looking for work, but through chain migration, have their entire family supported by tax paying hard working Americans. The very first change we must have is to stop chain migration. We also need to raise the limit on East and weatern europeans.

  86. John Stancliff
    John Stancliff
    Maand geleden

    if they would only do this legally! how hard is it to do thing right???

    1. BreMea
      16 dagen geleden

      you clearly didn't watch the video

  87. Evan Ouk
    Evan Ouk
    Maand geleden

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  88. 1234 Usmc
    1234 Usmc
    Maand geleden

    35 hundred to cross?? The price to cross is 15k+ bro.

  89. dom taylor
    dom taylor
    Maand geleden

    Me in Canada: wait wrong border 😅

  90. Stick in The mud
    Stick in The mud
    Maand geleden

    That moment you realize you’re an American working a Mexican salary

    1. Luke Posadas
      Luke Posadas
      Maand geleden

      You aren't though, it isn't possible.

  91. Josh
    Maand geleden

    Oh boy. I'm sure the comments section of this video isn't filled with hateful, racists comments or baseless accusations against whole races of people.

  92. ALOO
    Maand geleden

    Well I'm on the watchlist now. No more US

  93. The Ice Mask Gang
    The Ice Mask Gang
    Maand geleden

    Alternative title: How to get deported 101

  94. Rahil
    Maand geleden

    Did this man really compare the US/Canada border to the Mexico/US one looooool

  95. Raul Rodriguez
    Raul Rodriguez
    Maand geleden

    I can agree with some of the facts! But it goes beyond just the fact that the is no line to acquire a legal visa to enter the us and the number of visas assigned to Mexico is low compared to the number of applicants that applied each year.

  96. Game_s Game_s
    Game_s Game_s
    Maand geleden

    Just swim across

  97. username_Sn1ped ➊
    username_Sn1ped ➊
    Maand geleden

    6000th comment

  98. PrivateCheeselaw
    Maand geleden

    Mexican here: I've done it before, not to stay there because lmao fuck them, but just for fun or accident. 1. By jetsky, since the river isnt that wide, but their side is filled with grass and weeds so i couldnt stay there 2. One time the river dried out, so when my family and i went to the beach we drove all the way to the US since there was no way of knowing when to stop. Thankfully, a patrol stopped us and told us about what was going on with the river 3. Another time, by jetsky once more. We saw a big cargo ship near an island so we decided to go to it and see it up close. We went far in the US as you can go with a jetsky and stopped on the beach to drink some beer (i had sprite) then we went back. 4. Ive seen people go and come just for fun or see what happens. Usually they come from the south and are curious about it. As you can read, it isn't hard to cross the border (on this side of Mexico at least). Staying is the hardest part. (Most of the inmigrants come from the south, aka central america, and guess what country messed around the region and destabilized it to hell and back during the 1800s and up until this day)

  99. IstasPumaNevada
    Maand geleden

    Immigration policy as restrictive as we have it in the U.S. is morally indefensible and, surprisingly (to anyone who listens to politicians, especially conservative politicians), economically disadvantageous.

  100. Pieh0
    Maand geleden

    Just have armed nukes protecting the border. Would only take 1 to stop illegal crossings.