High Court Upholds Arizona Law Penalizing Employers Over Illegal Immigrant Workers

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This may change the landscape of immigration enforcement forever. This is from the U.S. Supreme Court which binds all of the lower courts, state and federal.

The Supreme Court has sustained Arizona’s law that penalizes businesses for hiring workers who are in the United States illegally, rejecting arguments that states have no role in immigration matters.

via High Court Upholds Arizona Law Penalizing Employers Over Illegal Immigrant Workers – FoxNews.com.

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Advice for fathers about their sons and their mothers

The measure of a man

Every father should want his son to grow to be a man. They grow older, but do they grow into men? Some do and some don’t. What is a “man?” I suggest that a “man” is far more than simply a male of our species. Each culture has its own rites of passage for passing a boy into manhood. Continue reading “Advice for fathers about their sons and their mothers”

The fog of disclosure: Why we must see the visuals, but never will

Killing of bin Laden deserves to be fully recorded and reported.

Historic events in the life of a nation deserve to be chronicled, accurately and completely. The dispatching of Usama Bin Laden is one of those events. We must see the photos and videos (however gory they may be) for two reasons: (1) that is the modern and preferred medium for historical records, and (2) the disclosure of facts has been so “foggy” that the warm sunlight must now be brought to bear upon the events to clear the fog. Continue reading “The fog of disclosure: Why we must see the visuals, but never will”

Environmental nuts: Here’s How to “Be Green”

This was too good not to preserve and, besides, I lived in this era and can relate.

In the line at the store, the cashier told the older woman that she should bring her own grocery bag because plastic bags weren’t good for the environment. The woman apologized to him and explained, “We didn’t have the ‘green thing‘ back in my day.” 

The clerk responded, “That’s our problem today. The former generation did not care enough to save our environment.” 

He was right, that generation didn’t have the green thing in its day. Continue reading “Environmental nuts: Here’s How to “Be Green””