Illegalizing Illegals

Buckley Jr., William F.
December 2004
National Review;12/31/2004, Vol. 56 Issue 25, p51
Suggests that the immigration problem in the United States is the primary unmet challenge of modern times. Reference to the fact that the threat to national security currently is from foreign terrorists; Impact of the need for cheap labor and the passion to avoid any appearance of ethnic or religious discrimination; Relationship between illegal immigration and homeland security.


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