American Borders Forum



History Of The Immigration Debate - Are Latinos The New Irish?: Left of Center View

Is Lady Gaga the new Madonna? Is crack the new opium? Seems like we are always trying to compare apples with oranges to try and understand the evolution of the banana. Of course there are similarities; you look hard enough you can find them in any comparison – Rush Limbaugh and Jon Stewart both wear ties! Reality however seldom allows itself to be so neatly compartmentalized. More...



History Of The Immigration Debate - Are Latinos The New Irish?: Right of Center View

Let me start by saying that some of my ancestors were Irish and it is well known in our family how they were treated when they came to America. It wasn’t nice, it wasn’t right but there was a big difference between the immigration issue back then and now. My ancestors came here legally. They came through Ellis Island and went through all of the indignities that came with that. More...