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The D-Word

faithhopecharity Wrote: Apr 25, 2013 1:47 PM
I have the answer to your question...What, exactly, justifies deportation of immigrants of any status? Failure to find work and to become self-supporting? No, no, no. Being a homeschooler is the only justification to deport...those radical homeschoolers, ahem.

Deportation has become a near-taboo word. Yet the recent Boston bombings inevitably rekindle old questions about the way the U.S. admits, or at times deports, foreign nationals.

Despite the Obama administration's politically driven and cyclical claims of deporting either a lot more or a lot fewer non-citizens, no one knows how many are really being sent home -- for a variety of reasons.

There are not any accurate statistics on how many people are living in the United States illegally. And how does one define deportation? If someone from Latin American is detained by authorities an hour after illegally crossing the...