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A Policy Without Sowell: Gingrich on Immigration

HandcuffsIn a Townhall column, Thomas Sowell criticizes Newt Gingrich for his remarks on immigration. Sowell’s “square one” is that it is not the purpose of laws to be humane.

Sowell tells how “Gingrich said that it would not be “humane” to deport someone who has been living and working here for years” then counters Gingrich Continue reading

1st December 2011 1:59 AM Posted by | Immigration | , , , , | 1 Comment

Response to National Latino News Suggestion that GOP Immigration Plank Is Anti-Family

Barbed Wire FenceOn issues, immigration policy may be the largest disagreement between myself and the mainstream of the Republican party. This article at National Latino News comes close to expressing my point of view on immigration.

I repeatedly ask Republicans why they hold their deport-all-the-illegals and their block-most-immigration positions. One of the most common answers is: “We are a nation of laws.” This article addresses that answer, somewhat. In my conversations, I ask whether the law is good or bad and I rarely get an answer until I push. The Republican anti-immigration conversationalist merely quips, “We are a nation of laws.” I wonder if blind adherence to laws simply because they are laws Continue reading

28th November 2011 5:50 PM Posted by | Immigration | , , | 7 Comments

   

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