Yet while the people smugglers have enjoyed near impunity since Gaddafi's fall, not everyone in Zuwara takes the cynical view that is purely Europe's problem to deal with.
On the contrary, the trade's deadly consequences has horrified many locals, including some of the idealistic young activists who helped lead the revolution in But if you don't admit the disease, you'll never find the cure. Still, the Men in Black bit off more than they could chew when they first tried to tackle the problem in late Not only did the smugglers they arrested simply bribe their way out of Libyan courts, they also found themselves responsible overnight for the welfare of thousands of migrants, whom the gangs often kept in appalling conditions.
It was like watching cocaine cartels in south America: they were buying nice houses and fancy cars, and showing off by eating in good restaurants, with pistols strapped in their waists. The message was: 'you can't stop us. Two months ago, though, it was the smugglers' turn to push their luck. Skip to content Free download. Book file PDF easily for everyone and every device. Happy reading The Smugglers Mask Bookeveryone. This Book have some digital formats such us :paperbook, ebook, kindle, epub, fb2 and another formats.
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When we ran out of things on the road, we bought them. Only the deserted places, nowhere people lived. Ryan would stay with the kids, so someone could drive the car and bring them back if things went bad. I know he wanted to do the looting for me, but honestly, I was faster than him. Far less hesitant too. We were going through Arizona at one point when the 6-year-old boy we were transporting tore a hole in his pants. No sewing supplies, so I had to go out.
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I went out to the local department store and found it completely abandoned. As in there were no people were inside, working, living nearby or even driving on the highway across the way. After putting on a beanie cap and my mask, I went to the back of the store where shipments were dropped off. I recognized the brand of security system, typed a universal code onto a number pad and opened the back garage door.
No security guards, and only one big shipping truck was docked. For a moment, I contemplated stealing the truck. Even if it only contained clothing, we could use that at home. But it was too flashy, and would be missed. A few back doors, and I was soon walking through a brightly lit department store. It was mostly organized, though a few displays were overturned and emptied. Otherwise, just rows and rows of goods. Were the security cameras on? I looked around to find that there were only two: One pointed at the entrance and one directly facing me.
I had to be fast now. We were always running out of socks and underwear at Home. I had seen this section in malls before. But this time, I was drawn to it. I was a woman now. Physically, at least. These things were made for someone that looked like I did now. I could reason that these were for the little girls at Home.
It would let me stay in this section a little longer.
After the nightgowns, I snatched up pairs of the brightly colored underpants. They just seemed so happy. I was about to leave with my now-huge pile of clothing, when I saw the bra on the mannequin. It was bright purple, with a black lace etching around the cup. It was beautiful. It shone like a star on the pale mannequin. It would be noticed immediately if it were gone.
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I stole the bra and tucked it under my shirt. When we made it back to Home, I immediately tried on the bra. I could fill it out pretty well. Spilled out a little over the top, in fact. But the band fit well enough. With a bit of binding tape, I could made it fit discreetly under my work shirts. It made me feel so beautiful.
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But I felt strong with that bra strapped on my body. I felt powerful. I felt like it helped me determine what I wanted. I wanted to tell everyone that I existed. So I kept the bra hidden. I waited for a period of heavy smuggling assignments, when everyone at Home would be busiest.
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Turns out, that day was Easter Sunday. After everyone had gone to bed, I snuck into the public toilet. The camera signal would be strongest there. I had the bra fastened closed around me, and three black markers in my right hand. To this day, I had no idea how Lady Four managed to get the lighting perfect in everything she ever shot for television. It took me five tries to get a halfway decent shot of myself in front of the mirror, but in the end, I managed to get the four shots I needed under an hour.
I was rather proud of them, and spent a few minutes just looking at them and marveling at how much like a woman I looked. The bra looked just it had on any of the Six, and it made sense on me. The black marker contrasted harshly against my skin, and it had a great effect. My hair had toned down to a darker red over the years. But overall, it was a nice black and white look.
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I wore my skull mask in every shot, just to eliminate any doubt that I was the Reaper. The rubber-plastic still conformed to my face after all these years. This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. In coming to the decision to release the migrant, Merai-Schwartz said that he paid for entering Canada using money from his parents. Merai-Schwartz noted the man has remained in detention because of concerns that his large debt either to the smugglers or his parents could motivate him not to appear at his next refugee hearing.
But lawyer Daniel McLeod, who is representing the migrant, said a Chinese-Canadian closely linked to the young man's family has agreed to post the bond and provide accommodation in Toronto. Canada Border Services Agency has continually argued that the migrant is a flight risk, based on the fashion in which he arrived in Canada.
According to previous hearings, the man boarded an Air Canada flight from Hong Kong last October wearing an elaborate latex mask similar to ones used in Hollywood movies. He removed it during the flight, prompting a warning from the Canada Border Services Agency that was later leaked to the media.
He was arrested at the Vancouver International Airport. His case attracted world-wide attention after CNN broadcast his picture next to the picture of him in his disguise.