Immigration debate seems to assume, as a pre-requisite, the suspension of all common sense.
I have for some time marveled at the chutzpah of the Mexican government lecturing the U.S. on how it should handle illegal immigration.
Regardless of where you stand on the political spectrum on the debate over illegal immigration, it is difficult not to be slack-jawed at the Mexican audacity. Earlier this year, Mexican President Felipe Calderon lectured the U.S. and Arizona on the floor of Congress over our handling of illegal immigration. Crushing poverty and crime forces millions to flee Mexico, with the tacit approval of their government, and to enter illegally into the U.S.—and they lecture...READ MORE