Thursday, August 24, 2006
Ruben Navarrette, syndicated columnist, has a special on the CNN website thatr synthezies his views on immigration.
Some longtime readers insist they have detected a leftward drift whenever I write about illegal immigration. They're wrong. But I can see how they might get that impression in a political climate that is increasingly all or nothing, with little room for nuance.
Click here for the full commentary.
Navarette is an interesting character. A graduate of Harvard (and author of the book A Darker Shade of Crimson), he endorses the calls for immigrants to learn English (and thus assimlate) but also criticizes the "close the borders" restrictionists.