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(RNS) It isn't Mexican immigrants who caused sea changes in the American workplace. It wasn't Hondurans or Guatemalans who sucked the life out of American communities. Gun-toting "patriots" shouting hatred at refugee children are spewing venom at the wrong target.


  1. This guys stuff is completely nuts. Every article he has posted is the opposite of sound logic. He could only exist as he does in a time a place like modern america. He couldn’t make it using the best of the thinking available to him in a older and harder time or place.

  2. Illegal immigrant labor is a chief cause for low prices on domestic goods. There is a vested interest to keep the system as draconian as possible in order to keep people in an exploitable illegal status.

    Our legal immigration system is also easily exploited with employment related visas. Unless one is an entertainer, professional athlete or overpaid executive from a European or Japanese company coming over for a few year stretch, the system is always skewed to hire workers at lower than market rates.

    There is no more willfully ignorant group out there than the nativists. They talk a big deal about enforcing laws but almost never know a damn thing about the laws in question. They propose ideas which attack basic civil liberties of all people. Let them talk long enough and it always devolves into some kind of bigoted rants.

  3. I’m just glad that I live off of SSDI checks so I don’t have a job for these invaders to steal.

  4. Great analogy Mr Erlich… Strong and powerful. It won’t change any minds…but the word Scapegoating is completely accurate.

  5. Obama bought Latino votes with fake promises of “immigration Reform” and making things easier on illegal immigrants.

    Obama got what HE wanted from the Latinos, but now the immigant Latino children have nowhere to go but DEAD!

    Good job, Mr. Obama. First you betray America, then you betray Latin America too. You are the Slime-In-Chief, by a landslide.

    • Give me a break Doc. Republicans were really going to court the Hispanic vote in 2012 when their party was all but demonizing them at the time? After Arizona had declared “walking while brown” illegal? In 4 years crazed nativitsts had undone all the work GWB did in creating links to that community. Obama only had to be a democrat to court the Hispanic vote.

      As for immigration reform, savvy government officials from both parties have known our immigration system needs to be fixed for decades. It doesn’t really work as intended. Anyone who knows a damn thing about it can tell you that.

      “Obama got what HE wanted from the Latinos, but now the immigant Latino children have nowhere to go but DEAD!”

      Like you give a crap about children after they are born.

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