2015-10-01 04:45:15 UTC
A Mexican councillor has provoked outrage after that homeless people
should be put down like animals to keep the number of them on the
Olga Gutierrez Machorro believes that beggars should be culled with
lethal injection, believing it to be in their best interests.
She said: “Yes they’re a little crazy, but they’re harmless.
“Which is why I think to myself wouldn’t it be kinder to just give them
a lethal injection?”
Unbelievably, Machorro, who is a member of the local government in
Tecamachalco, Mexico, is also the councillor responsible for the
Vulnerable Groups Commission - who try to find ways to help the homeless
Her outrageous remarks, made in an interview with the local newspaper
Cambio, came when she alleged the Tecamachalco government, led by Ines
Lopez, lacked the necessary resources to deal with beggars who are
increasing in number on the streets.
She alleged that killing beggars was already going on unofficially, and
added that the local psychiatric hospital, El Batan, often just
deposited patients deemed “un-aggressive” in the middle of the motorways
at night, where they are killed by cars but also cause accidents that
put others at risk.
Machorro has previously offered her own home as sanctuary for those on
the streets, but claimed this was not a long term solution.
The councillor’s comments were blasted by locals and she has since
She has now promised a new action plan which is to be put forward to the
government in a bid to solve the problem.
Your country is desolate, your cities burned with fire; your fields are
being stripped by foreigners right before you, laid waste as when
overthrown by strangers. Isaiah 1:7
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