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82. Excellent post - full of facts and truth!
Thank you for posting it - and ignore the ignorant comments by some here!
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  -Illegal immigrants...opinion RedTail Wolf  May-04-06 12:11 AM   #0 
  - A couple of thoughts for you, my friend. Who the hell have you  babylonsister   May-04-06 12:23 AM   #1 
  - Never claimed to be an immigrant. Native American  RedTail Wolf   May-04-06 12:28 AM   #2 
     - Honey, it's your post. Read it again, and get back to me. nt  babylonsister   May-04-06 12:33 AM   #3 
        - Red you are right. The Illegals are not due any support from liberals.  Vincardog   May-04-06 12:39 AM   #4 
        - It has nothing to do with being 'pawns' as far as I'm concerned.  babylonsister   May-04-06 12:46 AM   #10 
        - Sister...I have lived here over 50 years myself.....  NativeTexan   May-09-06 04:29 PM   #84 
        - Why is immigration suddenly THE CRISIS?  Bridget Burke   May-09-06 05:11 PM   #88 
           - In some instances maybe...but keep in mind....immigrants.....  NativeTexan   May-09-06 06:43 PM   #90 
           - Which of the 9/11 terrorists swam the Rio Grande?  Bridget Burke   May-10-06 07:24 AM   #93 
              - They didn't have to......now it is the easiest way, but.....  NativeTexan   May-10-06 04:35 PM   #96 
           - 10% of mexico has migrated to the USA, it is a planed invasion by FOX  sam sarrha   May-10-06 11:24 PM   #103 
        - cough cough - 'Tis big problem  0007   May-10-06 05:05 PM   #97 
        - .  Little Star   May-04-06 12:28 PM   #56 
        - Sweetie.......I read the post 3 times.......and I don't see that.  BooScout   May-04-06 08:44 AM   #47 
  - Let's talk NAFTA  revgerry   May-04-06 12:39 AM   #5 
  - Hey, revgerry, you could have many supporters here  babylonsister   May-04-06 12:50 AM   #11 
  - BIG welcome!  lvx35   May-04-06 01:14 AM   #23 
  - Welcome to DU...  Mythsaje   May-04-06 01:59 AM   #32 
  - Welcome to our forum, Revgerry!  TheBorealAvenger   May-04-06 05:15 AM   #43 
  - Yes, let's expose so-called "Free Trade" for the scam that it is  rman   May-09-06 09:19 AM   #70 
  - NAFTA has sucked 26,000,000 jobs out of the US.. created NONE  sam sarrha   May-10-06 11:25 PM   #104 
  - Apologies to the DU  RedTail Wolf   May-11-06 02:19 AM   #112 
  - One of the best posts I've seen on this subject  RagingInMiami   May-11-06 10:54 AM   #113 
  - Yeah, there's always the union side...But the bigger issue is the felony  lvx35   May-04-06 12:41 AM   #6 
  - There's a range of felonies.  igil   May-04-06 11:02 AM   #51 
  - Okay, a bit off topic, but I've been wondering this...  mycritters2   May-08-06 10:00 PM   #65 
     - Most nannies in this country are probably illegal  RagingInMiami   May-11-06 10:57 AM   #114 
        - nope...we have a long standing au pair program  formernaderite   May-11-06 01:27 PM   #118 
           - Just what I thought  RagingInMiami   May-11-06 01:59 PM   #119 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-04-06 12:43 AM   #7 
  - Uneducated, not sane, racist, YOU ARE WRONG!  RedTail Wolf   May-04-06 12:51 AM   #12 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   May-04-06 01:01 AM   #15 
     - Gee, thank you.  Lexingtonian   May-04-06 01:05 AM   #18 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   May-04-06 01:44 AM   #29 
           - Hi RedTail Wolf  shamrock   May-04-06 01:59 AM   #31 
           - Thank you shamrock!  RedTail Wolf   May-04-06 02:15 AM   #34 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   May-04-06 02:49 AM   #36 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   May-04-06 03:15 AM   #37 
              - It's true  Lexingtonian   May-04-06 03:39 AM   #38 
           - Good to hear from people who actually have this  Little Star   May-04-06 12:35 PM   #57 
              - thanks  Lexingtonian   May-10-06 05:08 PM   #99 
  - Born in USA descendant from Native Americans  RedTail Wolf   May-04-06 12:45 AM   #8 
  - Your comment,  babylonsister   May-04-06 12:56 AM   #13 
  - he's talking about support for illegal immigrants  lvx35   May-04-06 01:02 AM   #16 
  - I know what 'he's' talking about, but his reasoning isn't mine. nt  babylonsister   May-04-06 01:04 AM   #17 
     - fair nuff :) nt  lvx35   May-04-06 01:08 AM   #19 
  - We should as Americans  RedTail Wolf   May-04-06 01:14 AM   #22 
     - Totally.  lvx35   May-04-06 01:19 AM   #24 
     - With or without illegal immigrants  RagingInMiami   May-11-06 11:01 AM   #115 
     - Slam the huge companies that hire illegals, but don't punish  babylonsister   May-04-06 01:25 AM   #26 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   May-04-06 01:59 AM   #30 
        - Hate NAFTA, HATE Bush  RedTail Wolf   May-04-06 02:38 AM   #35 
           - Ignore the people who call you a racist.  Starbucks Anarchist   May-04-06 05:02 AM   #42 
              - There is an element of it  nadinbrzezinski   May-04-06 11:59 AM   #53 
                 - I reread the OP -- nothing about miscegenation, not even implied.  Starbucks Anarchist   May-04-06 04:46 PM   #60 
  - I ask a different way  azurnoir   May-04-06 01:39 AM   #28 
     - Good point...:) n/t  petersond   May-05-06 03:29 AM   #61 
     - In the northwest  lumberjack_jeff   May-09-06 10:17 AM   #72 
  - I think that outsourcing does the same....  catnhatnh   May-04-06 12:45 AM   #9 
  - That's the REAL issue here.  lvx35   May-04-06 01:10 AM   #20 
  - These people want everything handed to them on a platter?  Erika   May-04-06 12:57 AM   #14 
  - I think the cons want slaves. They want to bring in even more workers...  norml   May-04-06 01:13 AM   #21 
  - Great post. Thanks. n/t  Erika   May-04-06 01:22 AM   #25 
  - Sorry this is a democratic issue...and the repukes call it WEDGE  MsUnderstood   May-04-06 01:39 AM   #27 
  - Blaming illegals for highway debris?  Mythsaje   May-04-06 02:07 AM   #33 
  - Great post, and agreed...n/t  petersond   May-05-06 03:35 AM   #62 
  - ... and it's working  lumberjack_jeff   May-09-06 10:25 AM   #74 
  - The best part is, I've heard RWers blame this on the illegals themselves  ComerPerro   May-11-06 02:36 PM   #121 
  - very quickly... this is what's at issue...  expatriot   May-04-06 04:13 AM   #39 
  - lowering the standards  tom_boy   May-04-06 04:34 AM   #40 
  - Then INSIST the 1986 Immigratiion Law is enforced  nadinbrzezinski   May-04-06 12:01 PM   #54 
     - I think that is a good start.  tom_boy   May-04-06 01:32 PM   #59 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-04-06 04:42 AM   #41 
  - Not racist. ...decent discourse, Is it possible without attacks?  RedTail Wolf   May-04-06 05:53 AM   #44 
     - And I told you, stop blaming the victim  nadinbrzezinski   May-04-06 12:48 PM   #58 
  - Well, for one, we don't loose elections,  RebelOne   May-04-06 06:18 AM   #45 
  - Depends on how you define an illegal Immigrant...  Solon   May-04-06 08:16 AM   #46 
  - There was just now a caller on C-SPAN concerning this very issue..........  Minnesota Libra   May-04-06 08:47 AM   #48 
  - The Repugs have once again managed to get the upper hand on  OregonBlue   May-04-06 09:00 AM   #49 
  - Can't we just all agree to start fining the employers $50,000 per  Zorra   May-04-06 09:03 AM   #50 
  - No dem politician is even considering this  mycritters2   May-08-06 10:03 PM   #66 
  - Another possibility scenario. . . Direct action against employers  martymar64   May-10-06 02:08 PM   #95 
  - I think folks who refer to others as illegal don't understand the law  goodhue   May-04-06 11:26 AM   #52 
  - Crossing the border after having been deported is a felony.  mycritters2   May-08-06 10:05 PM   #67 
  - This is whats in store for us........  Little Star   May-04-06 12:10 PM   #55 
  - JOBS - YES ---- CITIZENSHIP - NO!!!!!!!  APPLE314   May-05-06 06:04 AM   #63 
  - It is counterproductive to think of complex problems in  brindis_desala   May-05-06 07:27 AM   #64 
  - JOBS - YES ----- CITIZENSHIP- NO  APPLE314   May-09-06 06:01 AM   #68 
  - "Citizenship" is NOT the problem.  Bridget Burke   May-09-06 10:09 AM   #71 
     - Work was available?  foreverdem   May-09-06 02:23 PM   #77 
        - Yes, work was available.  Bridget Burke   May-09-06 02:51 PM   #79 
           - Mine lived through the signs  foreverdem   May-09-06 05:59 PM   #89 
  - For some, this issue exceeds party lines...  concerned_texan   May-09-06 08:29 AM   #69 
  - Hey--great formatting!  Bridget Burke   May-09-06 10:20 AM   #73 
  - Response to Bridget  concerned_texan   May-09-06 02:00 PM   #76 
     - I've lived in the Houston area for more than 50 years.  Bridget Burke   May-09-06 02:54 PM   #80 
        - Response to Bridget  concerned_texan   May-09-06 03:09 PM   #81 
           - Spanish is not difficult to learn if you want to learn it.  Bridget Burke   May-09-06 04:18 PM   #83 
              - Bless your heart  concerned_texan   May-09-06 05:00 PM   #86 
                 - You have my sympathy.  Bridget Burke   May-09-06 05:07 PM   #87 
  - an important, informative, troubling post.  JohnWxy   May-09-06 07:23 PM   #92 
  - Do NOT support law breakers (criminals) no matter how much  BigYawn   May-09-06 10:39 AM   #75 
  - Civil Disobedience is a Lie?  GymGeekAus   May-10-06 05:10 PM   #100 
     - Civil disobid. is just fine, so long as jail time follows...  BigYawn   May-10-06 09:43 PM   #102 
        - How much jail time, wise one?  GymGeekAus   May-10-06 11:50 PM   #105 
           - How much jail time? That's what we pay the judges for...n/t  BigYawn   May-11-06 12:11 AM   #106 
              - No, that's what we write laws for.  GymGeekAus   May-11-06 12:55 AM   #108 
                 - If laws were that explicit, why are we paying high salaries to judges?  BigYawn   May-11-06 04:45 PM   #123 
                    - I suspect you're a liar, actually.  GymGeekAus   May-12-06 01:39 PM   #136 
  - Please stop telling me that as a Dem I need to be anti immigrant  Mountainman   May-09-06 02:26 PM   #78 
  - Excellent post - full of facts and truth!  AZBlue   May-09-06 04:06 PM   #82 
  - Let me see what truth there is here. My thoughts on them.  Sapere aude   May-09-06 04:39 PM   #85 
  - I was put off by all the Mexican flags at first. Then I noticed their  JohnWxy   May-09-06 06:57 PM   #91 
  - Our National Anthem has been translated into several languages.  Bridget Burke   May-10-06 08:08 AM   #94 
  - The beauty of the United States is in its diversity  RagingInMiami   May-11-06 11:23 AM   #117 
  - I see the construction and other jobs taken in my own community,  Acadia Blue   May-10-06 05:06 PM   #98 
  - Requiring citizenship as a requirement for employment isn't  laheina   May-11-06 01:01 AM   #109 
  - The folks that pay the low wages and take advantage  0007   May-10-06 05:37 PM   #101 
  - Yawn  RagingInMiami   May-11-06 12:46 AM   #107 
  - Smack.  GymGeekAus   May-11-06 02:00 AM   #110 
     - Once I hear a rant about "these new breed of illegals"  RagingInMiami   May-11-06 02:07 AM   #111 
        - A perfectly valid and valuable observation.  GymGeekAus   May-11-06 11:02 AM   #116 
        - The main difference being.....  BigYawn   May-12-06 12:49 AM   #124 
           - Even a bigger yawn  RagingInMiami   May-12-06 07:15 AM   #125 
           - From "The Moral Physics of Immigration."  Bridget Burke   May-12-06 07:33 AM   #127 
           - Another whiff by BigYawn.  GymGeekAus   May-12-06 01:42 PM   #137 
  - Perhaps the answer is  Virginian   May-11-06 02:32 PM   #120 
  - Perhaps we should enforce the "wage & labor laws of the US"...  Bridget Burke   May-12-06 07:35 AM   #128 
  - ICE kicked some ass in N. KY Tuesday  48percenter   May-11-06 03:04 PM   #122 
  - Immigration: Another symptom of the Mixed Economy.  ggdwill   May-12-06 07:22 AM   #126 
     - Since you obviously don't want to turn off the "massive economy"...  Bridget Burke   May-12-06 07:38 AM   #129 
        - I didn't say that.  ggdwill   May-12-06 07:41 AM   #130 
           - Well, you think that the Massive Welfare State &....  Bridget Burke   May-12-06 08:00 AM   #131 
           - I propose to make a decision.  ggdwill   May-12-06 08:11 AM   #132 
              - we are already boith, ya ding ding  elehhhhna   May-12-06 08:37 AM   #134 
              - I propose we stop wasting our money on war(s).  Bridget Burke   May-12-06 01:31 PM   #135 
           - yeah I ihate those "silly labor laws"  elehhhhna   May-12-06 08:16 AM   #133 
 

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