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Friday, March 31, 2006

Illegals:  The Other Side of the Story

There are statistics to support both sides of the argument.

War Correspondent Report From the Invasion Front

Carol Turoff describes the recent mobs of illegal immigrants in the streets demanding their “rights” and examines some of the underlying causes.

Wednesday, March 29, 2006

Scientific Research: Maybe it is Salaries

Reader Frank Madarasz provides more insights into the problem confronting the United States.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 03/29 at 03:31 PM
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Immigrants: Personal Morality, not Welfare State Social Justice

If we feel compassion for someone, does that entitle him to break the law?

Tuesday, March 28, 2006

Ben Bernanke and the “Barbarous Relic”

New Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke chairs his first meeting today.  It’s appropriate to view the occasion from an historical perspective.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 03/28 at 03:28 PM
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Monday, March 27, 2006

Democrats Have Become the Party of

The Conservative Voice reviews a new book that illuminates the Democratic party’s obsession with hedonistic license.

Outsourcing, Immigration, and Education

Outsourcing is driven by more than just cheap foreign labor.  Many employers have no other choice.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 03/27 at 11:17 PM
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Illegals’ “Rights”

Protests in LA, Phoenix, Houston, and elsewhere prompt a couple of observations.

Hollywood’s Anti-Americanism

Fiction in movies is a strikingly effective propaganda tool for ‘educating’ viewers.  It’s no secret that, since the 1930s, socialists have exercised growing influence over Tinsel Town’s output.

Sunday, March 26, 2006

Free to Fornicate

With endless hand-wringing, Democrats bemoan the lack of a cogent message for the upcoming Congressional elections.  They can stop the search.  Their blindingly obvious, central message has long since been established by Senators Schumer, Kennedy, and Leahy.