An analogy that speaks to the idea of containment, and the situations where containment is the main strategy versus a minimal part of a larger policy structure.
The modern GOP lacks cohesive goals for the day’s challenges.
The bulk of unauthorized immigration is for work. The immigration laws allow for lots of family to come in, either family of permanent residents or of citizens. There are allowances for diversity and asylum and refugees. There are slots for employer preference, but only on some categories. Unauthorized immigrant employment: 1/3 Service 1/6 Construction 1/6… Continue reading Employment Immigration Needs
The president set forth his demands in the immigration hostage crisis, and the legislators may capitulate. But we’re supposed to have debates on these topics and then some loud-mouth just issues demands and good-bye public discourse. What should the US immigration system look like? Should we go all Canada and ignore their population size and… Continue reading Immigration Demands Negotiation
President Donald Trump, our Markov-chain in Chief, had been an ill-weather critic of the Iraq war, and over time his criticism developed to the point where, in the face of intelligence that the Russian Federation acted to unlawfully tamper in the 2016 election, he claimed we cannot trust the intelligence community. But Trump himself is… Continue reading Immigration and Trade: Trump’s Iraq