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Immigration Gambles: Part II

1960Republican Wrote: Apr 26, 2013 8:13 AM
OB-DRA - The Great Wall worked for China? Did you forget Genghis and his grandson Kublai Kahn? Mongols, they invaded and ruled all the lands from Japan to Eastern Europe. That included China, beyond the wall. Stationary defenses don't work, as every successful general and immigrant group has shown us, throughout history. As most of us here, descendants of Celts, Germans and Dacians, showed the Romans.

Whose interests are immigration laws supposed to serve -- and whose interests do current immigration reform proposals actually serve?

In order to have any immigration policy serve any purpose, the border must first be secured. Otherwise American immigration policy exists only on paper, and is mocked by what happens on the ground, as masses of people cross the border illegally, in disregard of whatever policies are embodied in our laws.

Moreover, all the people who cross the border from Mexico are not Mexican. They can easily include Middle East terrorists. The fact that this obvious threat has been blithely ignored for years, in...