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Analysis and Commentary

Socrates and illegal immigration

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Hoover Daily Report
Saturday, June 17, 2006

After Socrates was convicted by a court of questionable charges, his friends planned to break him out of his jail in Athens…

Analysis and Commentary

Bordering on fraud

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Tuesday, June 13, 2006

The immigration bill before Congress has some of the most serious consequences for the future of this country…

Analysis and Commentary

Keep government out of debate over marriage

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom News Networks
Tuesday, June 13, 2006

The charge that George W. Bush is merely trying to kowtow to his base with his promotion of a constitutional ban on gay marriage sounds plausible enough, but that's really not the

Analysis and Commentary

The federal-state levee dance

by David Davenportvia San Francisco Chronicle
Sunday, June 11, 2006

The latest political dance craze is the federalism shuffle…

Analysis and Commentary

Should Dictators Be Put to Death?

by Abraham D. Sofaer, Kenneth Rothvia Council on Foreign Relations
Tuesday, June 6, 2006

The apprehension of Charles Taylor, the ongoing trial of Saddam Hussein, and the recent death of Slobodan Milosevic while in custody raise difficult questions for prosecutors, international lawyers and human rights scholars…

Analysis and Commentary

Testing patent protections

by F. Scott Kieffvia Washington Times
Tuesday, May 30, 2006

Patent cases like eBay and Blackberry triggered an outcry over "patent trolls" -- who supposedly ambush business with junk patents…

Analysis and Commentary

Bordering On Fraud, Part III

by Thomas Sowellvia Conservative Voice
Thursday, May 25, 2006

Some people are worried that amnesty will give illegal aliens the same rights that American citizens have…

Analysis and Commentary

Our Brave New World of Immigration

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Real Clear Politics
Thursday, May 25, 2006

In the dark of these rural spring mornings, I see full vans of Mexican laborers speeding by my farmhouse on their way to the western side of California's San Joaquin Valley to do the backbreaking work of weeding cotton, thinning tree fruit and picking strawberries…

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An Amnesty by Any Other Name ...

by Edwin Meese IIIvia New York Times
Wednesday, May 24, 2006

In the debate over immigration, "amnesty" has become something of a dirty word…

Analysis and Commentary

Bordering On Fraud, Part II

by Thomas Sowellvia Conservative Voice
Tuesday, May 23, 2006

Of all the insults to our intelligence in the current discussions of immigration legislation, the biggest insult is the claim that border control legislation and legislation on the illegal immigrants already in the country must go together…


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