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Tides of Humanity

by Larry Diamondvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Millions of people seek better lives by crossing borders, but many of those new lands are ill-prepared to receive them—or hostile toward them. But there are ways to deal with the demographic flood intelligently and humanely.

Featured

The Selfish Actors Of Illegal Immigration

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Many people benefit from the lawbreaking: The Mexican and Central American governments, the Democratic party, employers, ethnic activists, rich progressives, and the illegal border crossers themselves.

Interviews

John Yoo: Discussing Citizenship Question Alternatives: Yoo On Fox News’ ‘The Ingraham Angle’

interview with John Yoovia AEI
Thursday, July 11, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow John Yoo discusses the removal of the citizenship question on the census form.

In the News

On Immigration, Is California’s Odyssey America’s Future?

quoting Bill Whalenvia The Christian Science Monitor
Thursday, July 11, 2019
California’s Democratic governor, Gavin Newsom, has a favorite point he likes to make when talking about the southern border and immigration: America in 2019 is a lot like California in the 1990s.
In the News

Why Merit Matters In Immigration

quoting Kevin Hassettvia The Washington Times
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
At the recent Democratic presidential debate, it was interesting to see that all Democratic candidates raised their hands in favor of providing free health insurance to 11 million illegal immigrants.
Analysis and Commentary

Roberts Thwarted Trump, But The Census Ruling Has A Second Purpose

by John Yoo, James Phillipsvia The Atlantic
Thursday, July 11, 2019

The Supreme Court rejected Trump’s citizenship question, but the ruling serves a conservative counterrevolution against the administrative state.

In the News

A Modest Proposal On Housing Border-Crossers And Other Commentary

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia New York Post
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Conservative: Where To House Border-Crossers Reviewing the controversy over detention centers for illegal border-crosses, National Review’s Victor Davis Hanson proposes a tongue-in-cheek “solution” to housing people now stuck in what some Democrats call “concentration camps”: Since it’s summer, “America’s 4,000 colleges and universities have plenty of empty dorm space and underutilized ­facilities.”

Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson: "A Western Globalized Phenomenon That Citizenship Doesn't Mean Much Anymore"

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Fox News
Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses the citizenship question on the census.

Interviews

John Yoo: AG Barr Sees Path To Legally Add Citizenship Question To Census

interview with John Yoovia Fox News
Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Hoover Institution fellow John Yoo discusses the issues related to including the citizenship question on the census.

Analysis and Commentary

A Modest Immigration Proposal

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, July 9, 2019

College campuses have lots of empty housing during the summer. Proudly progressive institutions such as Harvard, Yale, and Stanford should welcome illegal immigrants.

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Immigration Reform Initiative


The Conte Initiative on Immigration Reform aims to improve immigration law by providing innovative ideas and clear improvements to every part of the system, from border security to green cards to temporary work visas.