Because freedom can't protect itself
Well said, Ms. Rotolo!
Cry me a river.
I agree that the restrictions on legal immigration are nuts, my wife is a green card holder, so I'm well aware of them. But they're in place BECAUSE of that massive influx of illegal immigrants.
"What did these people do to deserve such harsh treatment?"
They entered the country illegally, duh! And in so doing, made sure there'd be no room for people to enter legally.
working illegals should have a temporary ID , obligatory study english , report to INS periodically and with a time table establish by INS approve examination to obtain green card
If you enter my country illegally, you get put in jails that are places that suck for a reason. Do the right thing and avoid this. An ACLU lawyer is so removed from reality, that they cannot see the logic behind this. To them, the criminal is always painted as the victim. There are illegal aliens that kill and rape and not get deported, when these crimes could have been avoided. Now why is NAMBLA ok to defend - ah - wrong place at the wrong time, right.
I am sorry but this is absurd logic. The government is not aggressively pursuing immigrants post-911, they are aggressively pursuing illegial aliens.
"What did they do to deserve such treatment." They entered this country illegally.
You cannot simply pick out whatever country you want and demand they accept you and demand the rights of citizens. It just does not work that way.
Why US VISIT programme for US RESIDENTS? this has to end right away! Why using the US LAWFULL PERMANENT RESIDENTS as guinea pigs so the Federal Goberment can assign hundreds if no thousands millions of dollars to the company that manufactures the US VISIT programme systems so the US RESIDENTS can be arrased by that? What is the next step, to have US VISIT programme for US CITIZENS!, This has to stop, its not the way! A thru terrorist can enter the border thru the river, not thru an airport. DOWN THE US VISIT PROGRAM a real W BUSH LEGACY that needs to be dismantled asap!
It's not that I have a bad car, it's that I have no car at all. I have to walk everywhere I go. So one day I'm walking by a car dealership, hop the fence, and take a car. I treat this car really well. I wash it, change the oil, drive below the speed limit. I'm the perfect car owner. One day the police arrest me for taking the car. They throw me in jail and I sit in a cell. I love the car but the car dealer does not love me. Why?
To Brett: How much did your wife pay you for the green card?
Leon: If "illegals" have a card issued by Homeland Security, they may not be illegal?
OneShotOne...: Can you cite your sources where the "illegals" have gotten away with murder and rape, or did you hear this by Beck or Dobbs or Limbaugh?
My personal opinion of Illegal immigration:
1. They are a drain on health care. Emergency visits and child births (by the way have a higher birth rate than African women).
2. A large majority of illegal’s resort to crime or gangs when they cannot be employed.
3. The American public and Government must know who is in this country for safety sake.
4. If Mexico wants a better country then they should rebel against their Government like every other country has in the past and not take the easy way out.
My last grip is to see a Mexican family portray a Mexican Flag in their yard instead of an American Flag. Are they really embracing American life or just taking advantage of it.
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