By Robert Higgs | Thursday January 26, 2017 at 12:42 PM PDT | Comments Off on Trump’s Wall—an Attempt to Insult and Humiliate Mexicans
Suppose the Canadians were to build a wall to keep Americans out of their country, making it clear that Americans are simply not decent, productive, peaceful people and therefore the fewer of them who enter Canada the better. Might Americans take justifiable offense at such treatment? Why does anyone imagine that Mexicans feel any...
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Tags: acism, Donald Trump, Immigration, Mexico, nativism, xenophobia
By Mary Theroux | Tuesday July 14, 2015 at 1:06 PM PDT | Comments Off on None “Heil” Trump
America is a country founded on the principle—regardless of how imperfectly carried out in practice—that all men* are created equal. We celebrate and honor the value of the individual, endowed irrevocably with the rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. We cherish the American Dream that, regardless of the circumstances of birth,...
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Tags: China, illegal immigration, immigrants, Mexico, nativism, protectionism, Racism, Trump, Welfare, xenophobia