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Beware of Those Advising GOP To Unilaterally Disarm

Fil-TX Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 2:19 PM
@ericynot: There's quite a big difference between ILLEGAL and legal immigrants. Welcome to all the come legally and want to assimilate. All the others are simply law breakers regardless of their ethnicity. Aren't we a nation of laws?
Isn't it ironic that Republicans keep receiving advice to be more conciliatory and work with President Obama while President Obama not only is receiving the opposite advice but fully intends to be even more divisive in his second term?

On "Meet the Press" last week, former Secretary of State Colin Powell said: "There's also a dark vein of intolerance in some parts of the (Republican) party. What do I mean by that? What I mean by that is they still sort of look down on minorities."

That is outrageously false, but lest you think hypersensitivity to race is all that's bothering Powell, he...