WEB Notes: And you wonder why this state is going down the drain? This is a crime, plain and simple. You know this is the stated goal of some radicals in Mexico… It is called the “Reconquista,” to take back the south west of the US. What these people fail to realize is the US bought and paid for the land. The United States could have easily finished taking over all of Mexico during the way long ago, but they displayed sympathy and stopped short.