Tag Archives: immigrants

Immigration and Jobs – III – Reprise

Immigrants are superior.

Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Socio-Political Essays | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Immigrants’ Complaints

I can’t watch or listen to the liberal media without hearing reports of immigrants complaining about how badly they are treated by the wider American society. (Yes, I listen to National Public Radio nearly every afternoon. It’s my intellectual duty … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Socio-Political Essays, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Immigration: More on Conservative, Liberal Ignorance

I have heard conservative radio talk-show callers express indignation at immigrants who don’t “become American citizens,” as if it showed ill-will on the part of the immigrants, or lack of love for America. These calls demonstrate a basic lack of … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Socio-Political Essays, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

The Arizona Immigration Law and the National Tumult: Stereotypes and Bi-Partisan Silliness

Both sides of the political spectrum are mired in rigid stereotypes about immigration. Stereotypes impede clear thinking. They undermine reason. I have messages for Right and Left on immigration. Pay attention; you might feel better and you won’t act or … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Socio-Political Essays, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Immigrants – A Story Pregnant with Deep Meaning.

They are a pretty young couple. He is a thin, blond Dutchman in his early thirties. Yasmina, his younger wife, is a honey-skinned beauty, and all curves. The day I met them, she was wearing a short, tight silky dress … Continue reading

Posted in Short Stories | Tagged , , , | 11 Comments

Racial Profiling at its Best

Here is a story and a sociological essay all rolled into one. My son the recent college graduate only thinks about cooking. I encourage his inclination, of course. Compulsion does not work. Most people do well only what they like … Continue reading

Posted in Short Stories, Socio-Political Essays | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments