Immigration Fact Checker

Nov 20

Once Again, USA Today Hypes Mass Immigration

Take a good look at the scope and breadth of the ethnic and racial diversity in Northern Virginia, where students from up to 200 countries populate local schools. Your community–and your schools–will look a lot like this within the next three decades. . . . multi-ethnic families are boosting the regional economy by buying homes, …

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Nov 13

Open Borders Mean No Borders and No Country

Libertarians should support open borders, with possible exceptions for the exclusion of convicted criminals and people carrying disease. – The Libertarian Argument for Open Borders by Grant Babcock, 10/16/14 Fact Check: The article above appeared on the website of the Cato Institute, a libertarian think tank that promotes open borders. It proposes to justify unhindered …

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Nov 06

Free Marketeers Push Immigration

Rep. Jeb Hensarling [R-TX] proposes a “vibrant guest-worker program” for low-skilled workers and more H-1B visas for high-tech workers. Commenting on Hensarling’s statement, James Freeman of The Wall Street Journal wrote, “This focus on immigration’s economic benefits is consistent with his free market principles, though it puts him at odds with the drift of many …

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Oct 30

Immigrationists Don’t Really Care About Indians

Believe it or not the United States is made up of many different kind [sic] of people, and if you want only the true Americans to be here than [sic] you need to start packing. Because the only ones that have a right to be here are Native Americans. We took it from them. This …

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Oct 23

USA Today Sugarcoats ‘Diversity’

While this second wave [of immigration] brings tensions and battles over school districts, religion, public spaces, law enforcement and affordable housing, it also brings new energy: The immigrants have higher birth rates, ensuring a steady supply of workers for future generations. They bring new role models, new foods and traditions, new sports, a tremendous entrepreneurial …

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Oct 16

Stossel Misleads on Immigration

America needs immigrants. Immigrants co-founded most of Silicon Valley’s start-ups. The Patent Office says immigrants invent things at twice the rate of native-born Americans. – John Stossel, Townhall, 10/6/14. Fact Check: John Stossel is a libertarian columnist who, like most libertarians, believes that individual self-interest trumps all or most other goods in society. So, specifically, …

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Oct 09

The Reality of Employment Isn’t So Good

The U.S. job market rebounded in September as the economy added 248,000 jobs, according to government data released Friday morning, a reassuring sign of the nation’s recovery. The unemployment rate crossed a key threshold for the first time in six years, falling to 5.9 percent. – The Washington Post, October 3, 2014. Fact Check: The situation …

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Oct 02

Immigration Won’t Help Baltimore

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake plans to unveil dozens of recommendations . . . intended to lure immigrant families to Baltimore and retain them. The proposals, from increasing the availability of translators at city agencies to making it easier for the undocumented to buy homes, offer insight into the mayor’s pledge to attract 10,000 families over the …

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Sep 25

Billionaires Repeat Labor Shortage Lie

We believe it borders on insanity to train intelligent and motivated [foreign] people in our universities—often subsidizing their education—and then deport them when the graduate. Many of these people, of course, want to return to their home country—and that’s fine. But for those who wish to stay and work in computer science or technology, fields …

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Sep 18

Soros Glossary Pushes Word Manipulation

The term “illegal migrant” should never be used. As any other person, migrants are not “illegal.” They are in an “irregular” situation or “undocumented”. The term “illegal” is not accurate; it is misleading, contributes to negative stereotyping and criminalizes migrants. Irregular entry and stay are administrative offenses, not criminal offenses. – Media Friendly Glossary on …

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