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Illegal Immigrants

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  • Worries make life worth living

    My neighbor Babble was getting on my nerves. He was entirely too cheerful. There he was, a sparkle in his eyes and a spring in his step, traipsing about and whistling, "When the red, red robin comes bob, bob, bobbin' along." For shame, Babble, I...
  • It's not our problem

    I don't understand why we are responsible for these immigrants. Mexico will not accept illegal immigrants, but it allowed these people to ride on top of rail cars through its country. Now they are our problem. Forget returning them to their home...
  • The costs of absorbing so many immigrants

    To the editor: After reading the article on the influx of Central American immigrants to Virginia, I would like to draw attention to important points. ("Amid border crisis debate, many new immigrants land in D.C. area," Aug. 4) People in violence-ridden...
  • What jobs are immigrants 'stealing'?

    To the editor: Regarding the letter to the editor lamenting the illegal immigrants who take the jobs of authorized workers in the U.S., as soon as I see more white people picking fruit or vegetables and working in a field, I might consider this stance. ("...
  • Stop what you're doing and go see an opera about human trafficking

    Stop what you're doing and go see an opera about human trafficking
    It's not every day that someone tells you, "Drop whatever you're doing and go see an opera about human trafficking." But today is one of those days: So drop whatever you're doing this evening and go see an opera about human trafficking. I'm totally...
  • An 'undocumented' immigrant? Try 'illegal.'

    An 'undocumented' immigrant? Try 'illegal.'
    To the editor: Jose Antonio Vargas refuses to face the truth: that he is indeed an "illegal immigrant." ("What is being an American? Immigration activist Jose Antonio Vargas has some ideas," Op-Ed, Aug. 5) He insists on being classified as...
  • Amnesty as impeachment bait

    Amnesty as impeachment bait
    — President Barack Obama is impatient. Congress won't act on immigration, he says, and therefore he will. The White House is coy as to exactly what the president will do. But the leaks point to an executive order essentially legalizing an enormous...
  • Q and A With Swiss Director Fernand Melgar Who Portrays Immigrants' Plight In His Affluent Country

    Swiss director Fernand Melgar has made the plight of immigrants being pushed out of his wealthy country the central theme of his oeuvre in pluriprized docus "The Fortress," about a Swiss detention center for asylum seekers, and "The Flight," about a...
  • Presidential overreach is in eye of the beholder

    As the battle intensifies over how much authority President Barack Obama has to take executive measures in the face of congressional inaction, James Madison and Richard Nixon provide the frames of reference. The Republican-controlled House is planning...
  • European 'butter power'

    European 'butter power'
    There is war in Europe. I'm not using the historic present tense to evoke August 1914. I'm talking about August 2014. What is happening in eastern Ukraine is war — “ambiguous war” as a British parliamentary committee calls it, rather...
  • Cesar Chavez, septic systems, and Trader Joe's: Letters

    Defending Cesar Chavez Once again, Bruce Tinsley has used his so-called comic strip to insult Latin American immigrants, this time with two cartoons belittling the late Cesar Chavez ("Mallard Fillmore," Orlando Sentinel Thursday and Saturday). There...