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The Coming Debate Among American Catholics

digdigby Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 10:52 AM
Giving citizenship, benefits etc. to ILLEGAL aliens is directly taking money, jobs and the very dignity of citizenship away from Americans. It is to give something that is NOT yours to give.
rmccarthy Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 11:24 AM
You might be confusing dignity with pride.
WestTexan Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 5:09 PM
No, he's not. There is dignity in Citizenship and pride too, when RIGHTFULLY EARNED, by following the rules. We devalue citizenship by rewarding lawbreaking. Illegal alien, after illegal it is irrelevent, they must go home first, every last 20 million.

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