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Immigration Policy: Reality Bites

Jane121 Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 10:05 AM
teh illegals in my neighborhood harbor gangster heroin dealers in their homes, and becaeu of a government here they are often subsidized homes (one person often a baby is here legally) with lots of benefits for all. The illegals hate Amercians and America, they use the word "whites" and they say "whites are crazy" to explain why Americans rae giving away their country to drug cartels.
dreadnaught/13 Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 4:45 PM

I sympathize with all my heart. Why do those evil cartels keep smuggling their dope over the border?

Could it be because WE have raised a nation of addicts? They demand more drugs; and nobody argues with them about THAT. Everybody goes for the whipping boy from Mejico. "Your neighborhood," meanwhile, is where the market for heroin and crack and marijuana LIVES!

The problem with reality is that it can get so, well, real. As when it storms through the door, kicks over a chair or two and demands recognition, when the problem of immigration has done, as signified by eight senators, both Republicans and Democrats, this week.

The process of normalizing, so to speak, the status of 11 million illegal immigrants now in the United States is not an unusually attractive one, particularly to those who set store by observance of laws and norms. What the alternative may be, one isn't sure. To eject 11 million people from the country? I...