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Earlier: Turkeys Vote For Christmas—GOP Votes To Import Leftist Indian Overclass (And Also Depress Tech Wages)

Outrage of the week was surely Utah Senator Mike Lee getting his S.386 bill through the U.S. Senate. S.386 means a massive loosening of the rules for foreign workers to take up white-collar jobs in the U.S.A.

Washington Watcher II wrote on Thursday:

The deceptively-named Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act scraps country caps on migration and allows India to dominate our immigration system. It’s estimated that over 90 percent of professional employment-based visas would go to Indians for the next 10 years under the bill. The Act is heavily touted by the Indian lobby and Big Tech.

Lee didn’t have to break much of a sweat to get his bill passed. He used a Senate rule called “Unanimous Consent,” which allows the chamber to pass legislation with no hearings or debate, so long as no Senator objects.

No Senator did—not one.

One of my themes about immigration, which I’ve been airing for at least seventeen years, is that it’s really really hard to get people to think about immigration. It’s a slow, silent process, working away invisibly in the background of our national life. There’s always something more urgent, more dramatic, for politicians to make speeches about. Immigration policy is the classic case of frog-boiling.

The immigration boosters—which nowadays means Big Tech, Big Agriculture, the Fortune 500, and the Chamber of Commerce, with a small and dwindling support chorus of old-style immigration romantics singing about Ellis Island and Famine Ships—all know how reluctant people are to think about immigration.

They like that reluctance, so they make us more reluctant by adding yards and yards of fine print to the immigration rules: wrinkles, curlicues, escape hatches, specialty clauses. You need a Ph.D. level of knowledge to master it all.

I’ve been through the U.S. immigration system myself, twice, and I’ve been writing about it for twenty years; yet still today, when I’m reading some news story about the issue, I get caught by some acronym or piece of jargon I never saw before.

Just to illustrate that point, here are three short paragraphs from an article by Neil Munro. Neil’s writing mainly about displacement of blue-collar workers here, but the level of jargon is the same for white-collar workers:

The CEOs are allowed to get green cards for roughly 11,000 blue-collar workers each year via the “Fourth Preference” category of the EB process. The 2018 data showed a work-and-wait workforce of just 737 non-college workers. But the 2020 data shows a work-and-wait population of 7,000 non-college workers.

Many blue-collar industries are using the green card workforce to hire in compliant cheap foreigners—and exclude ambitious, disabled, or uncooperative Americans—from jobs such as truck driving, meatpacking, dairy and farming, landscaping, cooking, cleaning, fast food, and home health aide.

Also, the blue-collar work-and-wait population is rising because roughly 50,000 migrants from Latin America have persuaded state judges to provide them with Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) status. That is a huge jump from 19,000 in early 2018. These SIJ migrants get their green cards from the fourth category slice of EB green cards, usually with employers’ approval.

[CEOs Balloon Captive “Green Card Workforce” in U.S. Jobs by Neil Munro, Breitbart.com, December 3, 2020]

Let me go through the jargon there. “EB” stands for “Employment-Based.” That’s a category of Green Cards for permanent residence in the U.S.A.

Above, the Green Card I  was issued in 1994—I became an  American citizen before it expired.
Above, the Green Card I was issued in 1994—I became an American citizen before it expired.

You can get permanent residence all sorts of ways—for example, by being related to a U.S. citizen. Each way of getting permanent residence is graded into preference categories; for example, in the case of family relationships, by how closely related you are to that citizen. For Employment-Based Green Cards there are five preference levels.

Hoo-kay; so what’s “work and wait”? Well, while you’re waiting for your Fourth Preference Employment-Based Green Card—and you could be waiting a few years—you can be working here on a guest-worker visa, like the famous H-1B.

So far so good; but then my eye got stuck on SIJ, the Special Immigrant Juvenile status. What the heck is that? All these years reading and writing about immigration, I never heard of an SIJ.

Five’ll get ya ten not one U.S. Senator could explain Special Immigrant Juvenile status to you. There are likely about fifteen people in Washington, D.C. who could explain it; and every one of them is an immigration lawyer trying to game the system on behalf of some Fortune 500 client.

(Translation of the phrase “gaming the system”: replacing some American worker with a cheaper foreign one.)

That’s our immigration system. That’s what it’s like: a vast tangled knot of laws, regulations, rules, executive orders, and court rulings. If Americans at large knew it in all its cold cash-racketeering dishonesty, there would be massive nationwide indignation.

They don’t, though. They have too many other things to worry about—too many to permit them to take a couple of years off to study the difference between EB and SIJ.

Our legislators, or at any rate their staffs, should do the studying for us; but they are all bought and paid for by the employer lobbies and AILA … Sorry: That’s A-I-L-A, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, whose members go to bed hungry very, very rarely.

There needs to be a great simplification. Someone needs to march into the Temple and overturn the tables of the moneychangers.

We thought Donald Trump might be the person, but he wasn’t up to it.

Still, Trump can even now do the nation a service to stop the immigration system being even more of an assault on middle-class citizens than it currently is.

He can veto S.386 when it comes to his desk; or, if the congresscritters try to slip it into some other funding bill, he can veto that bill, no matter what it is.

I urge him to do so.

John Derbyshire [email him] writes an incredible amount on all sorts of subjects for all kinds of outlets. (This no longer includes National Review, whose editors had some kind of tantrum and fired him.) He is the author of We Are Doomed: Reclaiming Conservative Pessimism and several other books. He has had two books published by VDARE.com com: FROM THE DISSIDENT RIGHT (also available in Kindle) and FROM THE DISSIDENT RIGHT II: ESSAYS 2013.

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  1. The “racism taboo” and the #PCGagOrder are the original sin, the root cause of all evil in immigration and race relations.

    One must never speak negatively of “minorities”, not even of an immigrant overclass from a potential population of 1 Billion Indians. (by the generally accepted #PCGagOrder)

    It would be extremely “racist” to speak negatively of Indians, to hold Indians back in favor of what? Whites?

    If they were displacing Black elite, maybe there would be more uproar than when Hispanic workers displace US Blacks.

    If the US were to import 100 Million highly qualified Indians, that would be reason to celebrate.
    You would be “Racist” to refuse applause. You would violate the anti-racist #PCGagOrder would you disclose anything negative about lots of Indians in the US. Castes? Hygiene? Corruption? Shhhh…

    • Agree: Patrick in SC
  2. Katrinka says:


    Nick Fuentes hits the nail squarely on the head. Quit voting. Let the Republicans lose until they simply cease to exist as a party. The Republican party is as worthless as teats on a boar. The elections are rigged anyway.

    • Agree: Daniel H
    • Replies: @Realist
    , @Sin City Milla
  3. I think John’s wrong that Americans don’t know about S.386. There are plenty of pressure groups on Twitter editorializing about it, and they’re hopping mad. But the Senate is filled with the worst kind of scum possible, people who are censored by big tech if they question ballot stuffing but then turn around and blow kisses to those same tech giants. Mike Lee (R-Mumbai) is a perfect example. This is why I don’t care if the Repubs lose the Senate–it’s filled with Mike Lees.

  4. onebornfree says: • Website

    “U.S Senate (INCLUDING Republican Senators) to U.S. Citizen Tech Workers—Drop Dead!”

    Well- duh! What do you expect fer chrissakes? After all:

    “The State is, and always has been, the great single enemy of the human race, its liberty, happiness, and progress.” Murray Rothbard

    “The State is a gang of thieves writ large – the most immoral, grasping and unscrupulous individuals in any society.” Murray Rothbard

    “The state has typically been a device for producing affluence for a few at the expense of many.”
    Murray Rothbard

    “Because they are all ultimately funded via both direct and indirect theft [taxes], and counterfeiting [central bank monopolies], all governments are essentially, at their very cores, 100% corrupt criminal scams which cannot be “reformed”or “improved”,simply because of their innate criminal nature.” onebornfree

    Regards, onebornfree

    • Agree: Kratoklastes
    • Replies: @Justvisiting
  5. We thought Donald Trump might be the person, but he wasn’t up to it.

    Who are “we”? You and most people around here may have, but there were plenty who saw him as the unprincipled blowhard he’s proven to be.

    Still, Trump can even now do the nation a service to stop the immigration system being even more of an assault on middle-class citizens than it currently is.

    He can veto S.386 when it comes to his desk; or, if the congresscritters try to slip it into some other funding bill, he can veto that bill, no matter what it is.

    I urge him to do so.

    Like he did when the Senate (96-0) slipped trillion$ to Wall Street in the CARES Act? And when he doesn’t, that latest failure will be ignored by his duped supporters or, if necessary, rationalized. (“Those treacherous Jews he naively trusted hid the veto stationery!”)

    Red + Blue politics is participatory assent to channel and harmlessly blow off dissent until the next Most Important Election Ever.

    • Replies: @Realist
  6. onebornfree says: • Website

    J.Derbyshire says: “There needs to be a great simplification. Someone needs to march into the Temple and overturn the tables of the moneychangers.We thought Donald Trump might be the person, but he wasn’t up to it. Still, Trump can even now do the nation a service to stop the immigration system being even more of an assault on middle-class citizens than it currently is.”

    Hah, dream on, dreamer!

    FACT: Government solutions, regardless of who, or which “side” implements them, never work.

    “….Arguments about immigration will always be with us……….Immigrants will continue to stream into this country, legally or illegally, so long as there’s a Welcome Wagon waiting at the border – offering free education, free health care, free welfare and a free lunch. We need to put the Welcome Wagon out of business, so only people looking for freedom will want to come here. Until then, no law, no policy, no border patrol will stop the flood of illegals.”

    [Excerpted from: “The Immigration Scam” :
    https://onebornfree-mythbusters.blogspot.com/2017/11/the-immigration-scam-by-harry-browne.html ]

    So even if Trump “does something” , it won’t work, and would most likely make a bad situation EVEN WORSE [because government “solutions” never work. See : http://onebornfree-mythbusters.blogspot.com/2015/ ].

    Time to wake up, Mr Derbyshire. Government solutions never work. Never have, never will.

    Regards, onebornfree

  7. The Chinese see that America is hostile to a multi polar world, while being a collapsing empire. So they have naturally lost interest in immigrating to the U.S unlike the very poor and desperate, dysfunctional Indians. So to make up for the loss of Chiness talent the U.S will start importing more Indian talent.

    Why must the U.S import talent? Because americans are lazy undisciplined dimwitted money obsessed underachievers(just look at the netflix documentary about a Chinese company operating a factory in the U.S the Americans were fat and stupid.) If americans weren’t as I described they would not be doing this.

    All in all this a is a great blow to India’s future and a great boon to China’s (weak and brain drained India is good for China) and nothing in particular for the U.S. The old immigration system is bad, this is worse, but that is like complaining about the lack of room service on a sinking titanic.

    my advice to Americans: Lose weight, start working, stop Jewing.

    • Agree: Supply and Demand
    • Replies: @Sean
  8. If Trump did veto S.386, wouldn’t they just pass it over his veto? That just takes a 2/3 majority, and they already got unanimous consent.

  9. Realist says:
    @Katrinka

    Nick Fuentes hits the nail squarely on the head. Quit voting. Let the Republicans lose until they simply cease to exist as a party. The Republican party is as worthless as teats on a boar. The elections are rigged anyway.

    What then? What is this a solution to?

    • Agree: botazefa
    • Replies: @Justvisiting
    , @Katrinka
  10. Realist says:
    @Bragadocious

    But the Senate is filled with the worst kind of scum possible, people who are censored by big tech if they question ballot stuffing but then turn around and blow kisses to those same tech giants.

    That is correct, but Americans elected them.

  11. Realist says:
    @Greta Handel

    Your comments are spot on. I think where we differ is on his naivete. I don’t believe he is naive at all…I believe he is a minion of the Deep State and this was a sham. No 0ne could be so stupid as to hire the very denizens of the swamp he claims to want to drain.

    • Replies: @Greta Handel
  12. @Realist

    Thanks. We don’t differ on that, and I regret being unclear. (That parenthetical quote was an attempt at caricature.)

    Unless I’m asked, I’ll forego pasting into this thread Linh Dinh’s prescient take, published here on June 12, 2016, months before the 2016 election. Several of us smelled it coming, too, under various Buchanan, Derbyshire, Mercer, Sailer, and other columns as early as 2015.

    Voting is about as productive as rolling out a sleeping bag before the hearth on Christmas Eve to see Santa. (“Honey, he must have come just after you fell asleep. Look, he ate the cookies!”)

    Mr. Derbyshire’s “we” is a cope for having huckstered yet another puppet show.

    • Replies: @Realist
  13. @onebornfree

    Great Murray Rothbard quotes–he was a brilliant and wonderful guy. In person he had a wry sense of humor–just thinking about him always makes me smile.

    A century before Murray was Lysander Spooner–his classic “No Treason” is worth a read if you have not done so already.

    • Agree: Mark G.
  14. @Realist

    What then?

    Nowhere is it written that hairless apes are entitled to good solutions to difficult problems.

    We will probably enter a new Dark Age for a while (everyone, not just the US)….and future generations will have to scratch and claw their way out of it.

    • Replies: @Realist
  15. Realist says:
    @Greta Handel

    Unless I’m asked, I’ll forego pasting into this thread Linh Dinh’s prescient take, published here on June 12, 2016, months before the 2016 election. Several of us smelled it coming, too, under various Buchanan, Derbyshire, Mercer, Sailer, and other columns as early as 2015.

    I guess I am slow on the uptake on this one. I voted for Trump the first time, but by mid-April 2017 I could see he was a sham. Here are my posts on this blog (with a couple of spelling corrections):

    Get Ivanka Out of the White House
    Ilana Mercer • April 13, 2017 • 55 Comments • Reply
    “Donald Trump must get those kids out of the White House,” a blunt South African observer of our politics barked at me, weeks back. “You’re looking more and more like us.” She was alluding to the nepotism on display in the Trump White House. Since the president started strafing Syria, it has become evident that…
    Realist says:
    April 15, 2017 at 9:51 am GMT
    The Deep State has neutered Trump in less than 100 days. The Bruce Jenner of national leaders.
    He will now be known as The Caitlyn.

    Realist says:
    April 7, 2017 at 6:19 am GMT
    Trump is a fucking idiot. He is part of the deep state warmongering hegemonic assholes. I should have never voted for him. He is a one-termer for sure.

    Eerie Prescience of Donald Trump
    Israel Shamir • April 3, 2017 • 152 Comments • Reply
    If President Trump would say “The sun rises in the east and sets in the west”, undoubtedly the New York Times will sarcastically laugh and claim that the ignorant redneck who became the president thanks to Putin the Killer’s interference, is not aware of not-so-recent advances in astronomy that make his sentence truly absurd. There…
    Realist says:
    April 3, 2017 at 9:26 am GMT • 100 Words
    Trump is either stupid or corrupt, I suspect the former. He picked Mike Pence for VP….a go along to get along pussy if there ever was one.. He has shit on his most ardent supporters the freedom caucus. He chose Reince Priebus as his chief of staff, Reince is a very close friend of Paul Ryan who hates Trump and is a part of the power elite. Trump should have long ago cleaned house in the establishment. He has hired his enemies and allowed other enemies to remain in the administration. He will have an impossible four years and out.

    • Agree: GomezAdddams
    • Thanks: Greta Handel
    • Replies: @Greta Handel
  16. Realist says:
    @Justvisiting

    Nowhere is it written that hairless apes are entitled to good solutions to difficult problems.

    I did not say anything about entitlement.

    We will probably enter a new Dark Age for a while (everyone, not just the US)….and future generations will have to scratch and claw their way out of it.

    Humans have the ability to change their future…unless they are insouciant as you appear to be.

    • Replies: @Justvisiting
  17. TG says:

    “The great events of history are often due to secular changes in the growth of population and other fundamental economic causes, which, escaping by their gradual character the notice of contemporary observers, are attributed to the follies of statesmen or the fanaticism of atheists”
    John Maynard Keynes, “The Economic Consequences of the Peace”, 1919.

    “It may appear to be the interest of the rulers, and the rich of a state, to force population, and thereby lower the price of labour, and consequently the expense of fleets and armies, and the cost of manufactures for foreign sale; but every attempt of the kind should be carefully watched and strenuously resisted by the friends of the poor, particularly when it comes under the deceitful guise of benevolence…”
    T.R. Malthus, “An Essay on the Principle of Population”, 1798

  18. bro3886 says:

    From Senator Lee’s official web page:

    Few ideas are more central to who we are as Americans than the notion that people should be judged based on their own merits as individuals and not on their race or nationality,” Sen. Lee said. “This legislation lives up to our founding principles by ending nationality discrimination in our nation’s employment-based green-card system. It also contains much-needed reforms to our H-1B visa system. American families should always be our top priority and this bill contains strong new protections for American workers.”

    End country of origin discrimination by eliminating annual country-of-origin caps on green-card visas without increasing the total number of green cards issued each year.

    Forbid all employers with workforces consisting of more than 50% temporary visa workers from sponsoring any new temporary visa workers.

    Close the B-1 temporary business visitor visa loophole used by many employers to avoid H-1B visa caps.

    Levy new fees on all H1-B applications that would be dedicated to investigating fraud in the H-1B system.

    Prohibit the adjustment of status for any member of the Chinese Communist Party or People’s Liberation Army.

    So you see it has powerful protections for American workers like preventing foriegn workers from going over the 50% mark and keeping members of the PLA from getting jobs here (assuming that’s what “Prohibit the adjustment of status” means). And it makes sure to support American families by helping to eliminate that pesky tendency to differentiate between nationalities, including American nationality. The Founders would applaud.

  19. fnn says:

    Who would be surprised to find out the Georgia GOP is made up mostly of cheap labor lobby and War Party whores?

  20. @Realist

    Under a Mercer column, “Megyn, Jorge, and a Reaganesque Trump” (August 28, 2015), a commenter then posting as “guest” who urged people not to vote at all and dared question Mr. Trump’s bona fides went several rounds with a few of his hostile supporters, concluding:

    Many of us have come to see the electoral process itself as perversely enabling national governance that will never change, whether under Team Red or Team Blue. However, if you see Bush as a substantially worse R nominee, then supporting an apparently preferable choice is rational. I do get your point.

    But even cursory research will inform you that Mr. Trump’s hot button statements on immigration, for instance, are contrary to what he has said before. This suggests to me and others whom you dismiss as “stupid” a lack of sincerity and/or principle, if not a campaign of crafted demagoguery. Even if he believes and will effect what he now says, much of it (e.g., Snowden a “traitor”) should repulse traditional conservatives. History shows that empowering a politician who promises to be “strong” can be disastrous.

    All we can constructively do in a forum like this is share facts and help each other think about them. If, after good faith, calm consideration of what has been presented, you still believe that Americans will benefit by your support for Donald Trump, go for it. But you still have time to think about it, and I respectfully urge you to do so.

    • Thanks: Realist
    • Replies: @Tom Rogers
  21. @Greta Handel

    It was actually very obvious during the 2015/16 campaign that Trump was not going to build any border wall, due to the way he was boasting about it. Maybe I saw it because I have come across people like Trump before in my own personal life and so I was already inoculated against his blagging act. I saw straight through him within five seconds. Specifically, he has this funny/weird way of talking that is exaggerated, over-garrulous and boastful, and often tends towards bullying others [though I must concede, sometimes he is funny]. It’s normally typical of Italian-American males, a few of whom I’ve made acquaintance with at different points, and also Ashkenazi Jewish businessmen, and though Trump does not have either of those ethnic backgrounds, the macho blagging culture has clearly rubbed off on him during his New York property career.

    All that being said, to be fair, I think whether it was/is right to support Trump depends on the reasons one does so. In defence of the pro-Trump camp, I think voting for Trump was rationally justified in 2016 and could be justified again in 2020, for pragmatic, tactical and metapolitical reasons; and, if I were American myself, I would vote for Trump, despite my disdain for him. Just because you know a candidate is lying, it doesn’t necessarily follow that you withhold support from him. That sounds paradoxical, but there are larger and bigger picture issues to consider.

    The issue, in my view, isn’t the act of nominally supporting Trump by casting a vote for him. Rather, it is the belief among some that Trump was somebody of substance politically. Anybody who in 2015/16 actually believed that Trump would do what he promised to do, or that Trump was a white nationalist, should have learned something now. In the case of Derbyshire, his shallow, good-natured civic conservatism reflects a sensibility that is timid and academic; he will always rely on talking and writing rather than doing. I think many of us here realise that the solution for Aryan Man is going to be in violence and revolt, not legality and elections. Mr Derbyshire and other men like him – of which there are now millions – will be a no-show on that day. He will always look to a Strong Man rather than take action himself. This stands alongside divided ethno-national loyalties in his personal life: he has a Chinese wife, thus non-white children, which means any Strong Man dogma he looks to must be rooted in a civic rather than racial perspective. A factor here that is often overlooked and worth emphasising is that a more effective Strong Man version of Trump would not just shut down the Left, he would also shut down the dissident true (i.e. ethnic/racial) Right (indeed, you could argue that is exactly what Trump attempted and even achieved to an extent).

    In view of all this, while Mr Derbyshire’s columns are of interest to me, and are well-written, I always have the reality of his private situation in mind as I read because it clearly affects his outlook and motives. He isn’t really on the pro-white side.

  22. unit472 says:

    In defense of Trump, imagine you are made the CEO of GM or Apple but must get your top people confirmed by the big wigs of Silicon Valley or the Chamber of Commerce. Even where you don’t need Senate confirmation if you pick a hostile DC outsider ( General Flynn) the insiders will oust him.

    Trump couldn’t appoint Sheriff Joe Arpaio ( or another equivalent sheriff) to run the FBI because the Senate wouldn’t confirm an outsider.So he gets stuck with Christopher Wray.

    The DC establishment is so corrupt you cannot prevail even if you are president.

    • Agree: Katrinka
  23. Since so many industries are using Superman Complex create a crisis as a business model, in the tradition of the Mafia, in which they create the crisis and then provide the solution 
    at highway robbery fees, when they should be thrown in prison for intentionally creating the crisis, and have even violated RICO laws in order to do it, as with 9/11 and the Scamdemic for two examples, that use terrorism, fraud, and extortion as their business models, this is not going to work. That is just the reality of it. This country has been destroyed and the scumbags involved have destroyed the world. 

    Let the Nuremburg 2 trials begin! Right here in this shit hole country! 21.3 million healthcare workers and 12.1 million technology sector workers kind of shows you what the problem is, and 6.3 million financial sector workers, 4.5 million K-12 teachers for 53 million students, and many classes are overcrowded, but teachers keep demanding more money and benefits at the expense of the students, but even so that is the equivalent of 11.77 per class, much smaller than when I was in school with 28-30 being the average class size, and it was even larger when my parents were in Catholic schools. People now have more PhDs than any time in history, and the country is acting more stupid than it has ever acted. It doesn’t even behave like a society. It behaves like an insane, evil, corrupt, freak show and horror show. There are also 1,984 think tanks, primarily owned by former government employees, and 6.9 million scientists and engineers that for the most part, cannot even design a car that works, or a plane, or ship, and Lockheed Martin has a gang stalking team that works for it, since they can’t design anything, they just terrorize people, American citizens. There are 23 million government employees. There are 7.8 million researchers in America, and 800,000 sworn LEOs, which is the highest in history with 17,985 police agencies.  5.1 million Americans have security clearance, and only 3% that apply for it are denied. 

    If universities were in charge of loan repayment, their admission policies would change instantly. Why not just keep graduating people with higher and higher levels of degrees if they are not responsible for doing it? Why not just lie to the students instead and tell them that the problem is systemic racism and not the fact that they are just ignoring the basic laws of supply and demand graduating too many students in many fields of study? 

    So America will never be great, and if anyone ever dares to start becoming great, other Americans will make damned sure that it doesn’t happen because they consider it a crime, as we have seen with the lockdowns hurting successful, honest small and medium sized businesses for the benefit of corrupt, enormous businesses, banks, and governments, and with all of the censorship, hacking,vandalism, arson, and looting. America is no longer a country. It is a crime scene. 

    Andrea Iravani

    • Agree: GomezAdddams
    • Replies: @botazefa
  24. 80% of Jews voted for Biden. 95% of media is controlled by Jews and spews anti-white and anti-Trump News.

    But then, Jews treat Palestinians the same way. According to Jews, neither White nor Palestinian lives matter. Only Jewish, black, and homo lives matter. Indeed, Jewish Ego, Black Pride, and Homo Vanity have more value in the current West than white lives or Palestinian lives. In other words, Jewish FEELINGS have higher value than white or Palestinian LIVES. Jewish message to whites is DIE OF OPIOIDS or BE REPLACED BY FOREIGNERS.

    So, what is the white message to Jews? ‘Muh Israel’, ‘China and Venezuela were behind election fraud’, ‘Bomb Iran’, and ‘Trust the GOP(that is working with Democrats to oust Trump)’.

    At this point, whites and GOP deserve to just pass from history.

    • Replies: @dindunuffins
  25. The GOP are such liars…..they staged hearings to “chew out” the social media Jews for censoring conservatives…..then they vote in unison to bring in slave labor for those same Jewish companies.

    And those Indians and Chinese workers will vote Democrat.

    I agree with Nick Fuentes…..we should stop voting for the GOP scum. They have fucked us over for the last 60 years.

    For the first two years Trump had both the House and the Senate….they could have mass deported illegals….they could have ended birthright citizenship….they could have made E-verify mandatory nationwide…..but they did nothing.

    The GOP seems to be suicidal.

    • Thanks: Katrinka
  26. @Katrinka

    The only majority that matters any more in this country is who has the most guns.

  27. Daniel H says:

    We’re going down, I get it. We can’t win in this epoch, but we can hurt and destroy the traitors who brought us and our country to this point. The traitors are the Republicans. The Republicans must be destroyed.

    The two Republicans running in Georgia for the two Senate runoff seats are Loeffler and Perdue . If the Republicans lose these races, they lose the Senate and there is a good chance that the Republican party is history, toast, dead, forever. This would be a blessed event.

    I went over the Facebook pages of Loeffler and Perdue and posted the following. (I ask that you do the same. Facebook won’t allow links to either Unz or Vdare so please use my text and link if you are not inclined to write anything. I intend to repost this EVERY day until the runoff election. They Republicans MUST be destroyed)>

    >>
    This is why the Republicans must be destroyed. If you live in Georgia, just stay home for the Senate runoffs. Let the Democrats have the Senate, they couldn’t do any worse than the Republicans. With the Republicans out of the way we can form a new party that sticks up for the American worker.

    Disregard the seemingly innocuous, humane language of the bill. This is a bill aimed squarely at the American worker, in his/her own country. This Republican sponsored legislation will essentially allow Big Tech to import an unlimited number of Indian programmers to more than compete but squeeze out American workers in their own homeland. We are talking here, about millions of workers, primarily from India, and this stream of workers will never end. This bill gives particular and specific benefits to Indians, removing any quotas on the number from any one country. There is already an established network of Indian recruiting firms in the USA that have imported millions of workers over the past 20 years, this bill will remove any constraints on their recruiting efforts and mean the end of the the software industry for American programmers. Do a little research. The Republicans MUST be destroyed for this betrayal.

    If you are an American software developer, you will likely permanently lose your job by the time you are 40. If you are a young American woman who wants to get into IT, forget about it. If you are a young American man who wishes to develop software, don’t consider a career unless you are truly exceptional. Republicans, Democrats, ethnic lobbies wage ware against the American worker.

    Why does nobody ever stand up to these foreign ethnic lobbies? And they talk about Russians, hah.

    Trump is over. He was the last gasp of resistance The Republican party is every much the enemy of the American people as the Democrats. The Republicans must be destroyed.

    https://www.deseret.com/utah/2020/12/3/22151179/immigration-discrimination-visa-foreign-workers-green-card-mike-lee-senate-american-worker
    <<

    • Agree: fnn, Katrinka
    • Replies: @Peter Akuleyev
    , @Katrinka
  28. It told you it’s the fucking Indians immigrating that’s the problem. I told you and told you. But you wouldn’t listen.

  29. To be sure, too many white kids are majoring in gender studies nonsense than science and math.

    Btw, I say cancel all school debts.

    Call it a refund. If you buy something fraudulent, you should get a refund.

    Higher education, except in key fields of medicine-math-science-etc., is one big fraud. It is one big ripoff. So, it’s just a refund.

    So, defund the police(and let blue cities burn) and refund the students.

    • Replies: @Peter Akuleyev
  30. @obwandiyag

    It’s called Planet of the Apu.

  31. @Bragadocious

    Senators are like public schools. We can all see that they suck in general but most people convince themselves that their local one is just great.

  32. @Priss Factor

    too many white kids are majoring in gender studies nonsense than science and math.

    Do you have any statistics on that? Very few people major in “gender studies”. A far bigger problem are the silly vocational majors like “communications” , “business”, “journalism” and “sports management”. These are all professions that anyone with a decent well rounded high school education could learn on the job.

  33. @Daniel H

    Trump was never the resistance. He is a conman who saw that the resistance was desperate for leadership and took advantage of the lack of alternatives.

    I think Bannon is sincere and thought he could use Trump to move his agenda forward, but he underestimated Trump. Trump is too concerned with enriching himself and his family, and too clever to let Bannon call the shots. Trump also knows he depends on McConnell’s good will to avoid prosecution so Trump’s enthusiasm for challenging the GOP is limited.

    There are a few actual resistance members in Trump’s administration- Miller for one, but they are outnumbered by the Mnuchins. I think Barr is a sincere member of the resistance who just personally dislikes Trump, as do most people who have to deal with Trump.

    • Replies: @Tom Rogers
  34. @Peter Akuleyev

    Queer studies used to be a separate ghetto department.

    But as ‘gender’ this or that, it permeates all of humanities.

  35. @Realist

    unless they are insouciant as you appear to be.

    For an old-timer like me, that is almost a compliment.

    If I were young and strong I would be angry and dangerous. 🙂

  36. Katrinka says:
    @Realist

    O.K. Keep voting for the same hood rats. See where it gets you. I won’t support politicians who will not represent their own constituents. If the government doesn’t represent the people what good is it? Maybe it is time to break out the lead?

    • Replies: @Realist
  37. Katrinka says:
    @Daniel H

    You echo my sentiments. The Republican party is DEAD! I emailed my Republican senator and told her (Capito) I AM DONE! No more voting for you scoundrels! Enough! White people and White workers have royally been screwed over by this FAKE party for 30+ years. STOP VOTING THEM INTO OFFICE!

  38. @obwandiyag

    Wait til you get rid of Whitey and then find out what Asians really think about blacks.

  39. @Peter Akuleyev

    Gender Studies has become this generation’s catch all phrase for a useless degree, much like Basket Weaving was in the Eighties.

    But your point is correct. There are hundreds of useless majors that fall under the silly degree “gender studies” umbrella. About 80% of the people currently in university would do better in community college or trade school.

    • Replies: @dindunuffins
  40. Uhhh excuse me,

    I have taught at a community college and I am here to tell you any suggestion that students attending community colleges are somehow less intelligent than than the stand or Ivy league institution are simply unaware of what a community college does.

    In fact, the country would be well disposed to reorganize the higher educational system by allowing community colleges to teach the basics and save advanced studies for four year institutions.

    My community college competitors routinely beat students from schools with supposed status in the four year programs.

    2 plus 2 is four at harvard or Chatanooga Community College.

    ————————————

    Utah of all places — good grief

  41. @Bragadocious

    Over 75% of Americans do not use Twitter. I suspect that a good number of the Americans who do use it are like me, someone who opened an account 10 years ago thought it was stupid and have not made any effort to go back.

  42. Realist says:
    @Katrinka

    O.K. Keep voting for the same hood rats.

    Where did I say the solution was voting. If you had read my posts you would know I don’t believe the electoral system is the answer to America’s problem.

    But not voting by itself is not a solution.

  43. @Tom Rogers

    So is Miller. So was Roy Cohn. One thing Trump is not is anti Semitic.

  44. That’s the problem.

  45. KenH says:
    @Bragadocious

    Mike Lee (R-Mumbai)

    We’ll call him Mumbai Mike Lee and we’ll call fraud and sellout Josh Hawley Jakarta Josh.

  46. @GomezAdddams,

    GomezAdddams,

    Thank you very much!

    Andrea Iravani

  47. @Priss Factor

    Yes…GloboHomo here we come. ooooga booooga

  48. @Johnny Smoggins

    African American Studies…African Studies…same problem …all lies and BS and useless degrees…to make them “feel good” when in fact Africa and Africans did not build or create America. If they could we would all be breaking into Africa illegally to live and get a free ride.

  49. Sean says:
    @anyone with a brain

    All in all this is a great blow to India’s future and a great boon to China’s

    In China they have boarding kindergartens for the elite’s children (as young as 3 years old) . There was a BBC World Service program about it. An Australian woman who worked there as a teacher said she’d protested that the kids got up at 7 am, and were still having English lessons at 9pm.

    H. R. McMaster said on the last day of the Trump state visit to China, Premier Li Keqiang, a trained economist lectured the Americans that “China, having already developed its industrial and technological base, no longer needed the United States. … the U.S. role in the future global economy would merely be to provide China with raw materials, agricultural products, and energy to fuel its production”. It goes without saying that is the precise opposite of what the Chinese are really planning.

    The actual Chinese intention, which they are too cunning to openly state, is using their unbeatable economies of scale (new factory complexes each with a workforce bigger than the British army) allied to their advantage in work discipline to out compete America in commercial laissez faire. But termite like efficiency is not enough when it comes to cutting edge technology.

    That requires innovation, for which ‘autonomy diversity, failure tolerance and the recombination of knowledge’ are essential. Chinese intelligence was selected for through the Imperial examination system, which rewarded Eight-legged essay type thinking. I disagree with the contention of Ron Unz that “The cultural impact of rule by a test-selected elite was enormous, but the direct genetic impact would have been negligible”.

    China is going to offshore its R&D to America and just shake down US corporations who want in on the burgeoning home market of China. The function of mass importation of immigrants into a America in which a thousand flowers bloom is clear. Firstly, the Mexicans ECT will prevent another anti China politician like Trump being elected by dissolving the working class white power base that elected Trump and forstall America breaking free of the trap. Second, the Indians ECT will contribute to creativity, the fruits of which China can demand as tribute from corporate elites, and the lack of cohesion immigrants introduce will be the US not China’s problem. A giant union busting, forced miscegenation, Bell Labs milch cow to be beaten and starved, that is what the immigrant Hindu tech workers are turning the US into.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  50. Anon[240] • Disclaimer says:

    There is a wealth of evidence that anti-drug messaging directed at teens is counter-productive. The rebellious teen mindset goes in the opposite direction; I’ll show those so-called adults. I think that the Georgia Republican electorate is, at this point, like the rebellious teen. Thus, the more the “get out and vote” messaging, the worse will be the rebellion. The Mike Lee bill enhances this effect; the so-called adults need to be taught a lesson.

  51. USA1 says:

    If the hypothesis was Derbyshire is a Chinese Communist agent his writings would not differ in the least. There is a real danger of Chinese technological suzerainty. The history of our country being able to challenge foreigners is not great. We los the textile, steel, autos, consumer electronics and semiconductor memories to Japan before recovering and Japan was a country with half our population. Not we are facing China with 4x and the same steely determination as the Japanese of old!

    Silicon Valley, in terms of finding the worlds best engineers to supplement our local population has found them in four main immigrants namely that of China, India, Iran and Israel. The Chinese sadly enough seem to be genetically predisposed to steal our secrets (even after adopting US citizenship) and we often read headlines of how our entire spy network in China has been compromised by those naturalized Chinese who did not take their citizenship oath seriously. Has anyone ever heard of an Indian spy? Like ever? The Iranians have been blocked by Trump (in favor of the murderous Gulf Sunni, of whom I doubt even one has graced a Silicon Valley start up). Israel is too small. So we have the Indians.

    The total Inian population after three decades of immigration is around 1% of our population. The visceral hatred Derbyshire has for Indians stems from the Chinese population he and his wife hang out with which sees both the US and India as its enemies while Mother China can do no wrong.

    In any case this Indian Derangement Syndrome of his has caused him to fundamentally omit key points of this bill. There are a number of carve outs for professions and countries. The bill passed by the Senate has little resemblance to one that has passed the House. The ability to reconcile the two bills in time of this Congress given Budget, stimulus and pandemic legislation is very low if not zero.

    Derbythsire is not so much dissident right as he is a dissident of the US. He should move to China.

  52. Anonymous[138] • Disclaimer says:
    @Sean

    China is currently the most rapidly aging country in the world as measured by things like old age dependency ratio. This was one of the main motivations for the “Made in China 2025” project i.e to move up the industrial ladder in order to support this growing old people hangover. This is why “Made in China 2025” is regarded as a threat by the US. The higher value added activity is supposed to be controlled by the US. China is supposed to be a cheap labor, lower value added activity economy that gets stuck in the middle income trap and ages into economic stagnation or low growth a la Japan and like Japan becomes a castrated and housebroken society and doesn’t challenge US hegemony.

    The Indian visa expansion is a reward given to Modi and India for going along with US geopolitical aims to contain and decouple from China. India backed out of the recently signed China led RCEP free trade deal because the other participating countries did not want to expand Indian worker visas.

    https://foreignpolicy.com/2020/11/23/why-india-refused-to-join-rcep-worlds-biggest-trading-bloc/

    Indeed, Indian IT firms have lobbied for greater access into RCEP member country markets. But the nature of India’s IT exports involves cross-border movement of professionals. IT firms have, accordingly, sought concessions relating to restrictive business visa rules, statutory compliance costs, and domestic tax regimes, particularly in China. These issues tend to get embroiled in domestic immigration and regulatory policy debates and have proven to be particularly challenging to negotiate. While the RCEP has promised some service sector liberalization, member countries have not offered concessions on such cross-border movement of professionals, a key interest for India.

    • Replies: @Sean
  53. Sean says:
    @Anonymous

    This is why “Made in China 2025” is regarded as a threat by the US.

    Not by President Biden it isn’t. Biden has repeatedly and explicitly said that China is not any kind of competition for the USA. Obama gave China fracking technology, Biden sees nothing wrong with that kind of thing, or Wall Street collaborations with China that are unlikely to positively impact US workers, Robert Reich warned about that recently. No one will listen just as they didn’t about immigrant workers

    In 1995, then U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich warned Congress about the H-1B program. Stories of IT workers training foreign replacements were already emerging, even though the visa program was just about five years old. The H-1B program has an “unknowably large potential,” Reich told a Senate committee some 20 years ago, to inflict “real competitive harm on skilled U.S workers.” Reich’s efforts changed nothing. Three years after he testified, in 1998, Congress raised the H-1B cap

    China had a deliberate one child policy. Eamonn Fingleton has been quite clear that Japan has also reduced its as a result of a long standing policy, and neither the China and Japan’s high tech productive capacity is showing any signs of faltering. They are world leaders in certain technologies even if they are parasitic on innovation from America.

    Atlantic: America’s Innovation Engine
    More than half of American startups that became companies valued at $1 billion or more—a category that includes Google, Tesla, Stripe, and Uber—count immigrants among their founders and top executives. By some estimates, immigrants account for a quarter of U.S. invention and entrepreneurship. A large number of immigrants with technical expertise come to the United States through the university system. According to research by the National Foundation for American Policy, citizens of other countries make up huge majorities of the graduate students at U.S. universities in such fields as electrical engineering (81 percent), computer science (79 percent), and industrial engineering (75 percent).

    These students go on to work for artificial-intelligence companies, logistics firms, biotech labs—or start their own. When given the opportunity, they prefer to stay in the United States. More than 80 percent of international doctoral students in artificial intelligence, for example, remain in the country after graduation, according to a December report from the Center for Security and Emerging Technology. The Harvard Business School economist William R. Kerr has argued that the U.S. has benefited enormously from the international flow of talent. From 2000 to 2010, more immigrant inventors migrated to the United States than to all other countries combined.

    Wall Street tends to assume that the US is going to remain the global wealth allocation and assets-pricing centre because America is the most innovative society, but if the Chinese can get those inventions from venal US corporations intent of access on the Chinese home market in order to maximise shareholder value then the US will be like Britain, which came up with all sort of things like radar, penicillin ECT that the rising power got on the cheap.

    America certainly cannot outcompete China in productive capacity when a growing part of the US population lack the genetic adaptation for conscientiousness of the historical American ethnic majority (whites). Hispanic-Americans for example, are with every generation downwardly assimilating into fat deadbeats in the permissive society of the US where there is no strict culture to do the heavy lifting. So China is going to be the centre of the world economy and the idea that Wall Street will retain its status as wealth allocation and asset pricing hub after that happens is very dubious. New York will be like the City of London is now, the home of low key ‘family office’ wealth management for billionaires’ private fortunes.

    Shanghai and Shenzhen will be where the action is and the decisions taken. Partly through paying off of financial elites (like Biden’s son) and partly through being a ferment of creativity America is losing all cohesion, competitiveness and ability to escape from the plans China has for it. India has not done too well fighting China in the past. Pakistan, which China is known to have supplied with missile parts is fulfilling the same function in relation to encircled India that North Korea is in relation to America: a Chinese cats paw.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
    , @Anonymous
  54. Anonymous[308] • Disclaimer says:
    @Sean

    Not by President Biden it isn’t. Biden has repeatedly and explicitly said that China is not any kind of competition for the USA.

    Decoupling began under Obama and Hillary. Dems are more diplomatic in public speech.

    • Replies: @Sean
  55. Anonymous[308] • Disclaimer says:
    @Sean

    China had a deliberate one child policy. Eamonn Fingleton has been quite clear that Japan has also reduced its as a result of a long standing policy, and neither the China and Japan’s high tech productive capacity is showing any signs of faltering. They are world leaders in certain technologies even if they are parasitic on innovation from America.

    China and Japan both did have policies to reduce fertility in the past. Now more recently they have been trying to increase fertility.

    Japan escaped the middle income trap in the 1960s. China is still stuck there, and projects such as “Made in China 2025” are an attempt to escape it.

  56. Welcome to history, Derb.

    Why did early US import Africans as slaves? Quick profit. But, wait…. what about our descendants?

    Who cares…

    Why did Rockefeller, Vanderbilt, Carnegie, Mellon,… import loads of workers from south & eastern Europe? Quick profit. What next? Who cares….

    Why did immigration restriction in the 1920s overlook Latin American countries? Quick profit.

    Why did Hart-Cellar act from 1965 changed this, in theory? Here, things are more complex. The champion of global freedom should not be explicitly racialist.

    But- what about accelerated immigration in post-Regan era? Quick profit- for elites.

    The point is that American people does not exist anymore. It ceased to exist somewhere in the 60’s/70’s- without noticing it. How can a people exist without collective ethos, history, dreams, hopes, defeats, culture, prejudices, peculiarities,….

    So- it’s been a good ride, while it lasted.

  57. Sean says:
    @Anonymous

    It began as it will end; the US simply underestimated the CCP. ‘China Hands’ in the State Department saw China as moving toward the egalitarian model of America, and the CCP as a home of progressives, all this was brought up by McCarthy. A Nationalist morale collapse following the US cutting off aid in 1947 led to 1949. In February 1950 McCarthy made the Wheeling, West Virginia speech accusing the State Department of having 200 communists working for it, and three months later a Chinese instigated war started in Korea. Failure to achieve victory and the Red scare demoralised the US and something similar but much worse happened in another Chinese proxy war: Vietnam.

    Both wars were instrumental in Japan’s Cold War sidekick relationship with the US, and Japan’s take off through easy access to American technology and consumers. Had LBJ done what he had been elected to, he would have called out the the Army reserves in a full military mobilization for victory in Vietnam. With that, Nixon would not have had to, in order to disengage from the Vietnam war, let in the thin end of the Chinese wedge. It was as a result of being defeated by Chinese proxy North Vietnam that Nixon capitulated to China, giving it access to World Bank capital. Carter ordered all US official to facilitate trade with China and in favourable terms of trade, and American technology. The collapse of the Soviet Union , partly as a result of Gorbachev thinking he knew better that to crush dissent in the way happened in Tiananmen Square days after his visit to China, made the West think it had triumphed through its market economy, which China could try and mimic, but could never match. China has risen through a failure of white will to take the hard decision and go all in the use of armed force, the very option that is rapidly disappearing for the US in relation to China.

    It is true that Obama’s deals were presented by him as isolating China economically, but the wily orientals had an answer for that in their cat’s paw of North Korea which suddenly skipped a generation in technology was launching advanced long range missiles and developing viable thermonuclear ICBM warheads, thereby making the US look helpless. There was also inexorable territorial aggrandisement a la Mearsheimer’s direst predictions in the trade routes where majestic big American navy ships sailed impotently part Chinese working like termites to fortify the Spratly Islands, in salami slices. China did not regard Obama as an enemy in the way they did Trump, who let us not forget the Chinese tried to make unpopular by targeting sanctions at states that voted for him.

    Obama’s own Secretary of State Clinton during her presidential campaign she was going to cancel the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Like the US-Europe Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership did with Germany, the TPP gave Japan the market based freedom beloved of Western neoliberals. Meanwhile the US pays through the nose for the privilege of defending Japan, which was selling capital goods to China, as was Germany. This was conducive to Germany and Japan, and now Trump has been defeated Obama’s VP who has many times denied that China is any kind of competitor to the US ; Joe will get the US back on the old win-win through economic exchange track. Biden is being advised by people who understand demographics and free-market principles and think that India will overtake China because it will run out of young people.

    Have and of these bien pensants read Gregory Clark, or Peter Frost?
    Time is on Biden’s side because he will be in his grave before it becomes obvious that for China he was a ladder rather than a snake.

  58. Anonymous[392] • Disclaimer says:

    It is true that Obama’s deals were presented by him as isolating China economically, but the wily orientals had an answer for that in their cat’s paw of North Korea which suddenly skipped a generation in technology was launching advanced long range missiles and developing viable thermonuclear ICBM warheads, thereby making the US look helpless.

    North Korea isn’t the reason why TPP didn’t go through.

    Obama’s own Secretary of State Clinton during her presidential campaign she was going to cancel the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Like the US-Europe Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership did with Germany, the TPP gave Japan the market based freedom beloved of Western neoliberals. Meanwhile the US pays through the nose for the privilege of defending Japan, which was selling capital goods to China, as was Germany.

    President Hillary would have rammed it or a renamed version of it through. During her campaign, it had become a domestic political issue, opposed by left wing, socialist elements of the Dem base.

    Strategy deals with the exigencies of the real world. You seem to think that because the hypothetical TPP was not some Platonic Ideal of a deal which totally advantaged the US at the expense of everyone else, whom it totally pauperized, it couldn’t have been a strategic move for the US.

  59. Sean says:

    North Korea isn’t the reason why TPP didn’t go through.

    North Korea is is a cat’s paw of Xi. As the only country with influence on Kim, China is needed every time North Korea starts flexing (its missiles). Obama’s attempt to isolate China economically quickly embroiled America in an unwinnable confrontation with North Korea over its nuclear weapons program. China also began a program of military engineering on the disputed Spratly Islands. giving it a tightening chokehold over the sea lanes of the South China Sea, and all the US navy could do is sail past impotently.

    In addition to the menacing military pressure on and humiliation of the US, the TPP entailed opening the doors to goods from South Korea and Japan, which in return for getting favourable terms of trade for exporting to the US, expected the US to defend them from China at great cost to the American taxpayer. So the US was expected to give up US workers’ jobs in order to isolate China, which Japan is supplying capital goods to.

    Trump ran into the same problem but taken to a whole new level. Kim’s staggering advances in thermonuclear warheads and ICBM technology after Trump was elected was facilitated by China but may owe more than a little to Japanese, South Korean microprocessor tech and even parts. Trump noted that Huawei is dependant on South Korean microprocessors. There is a point at which this economic penetration of the US for high falutin’ geostrategic rationales loses sight of the fact that America’s position in the world is dependant on it having the the greatest productive capacity in the world.

    You seem to think that because the hypothetical TPP was not some Platonic Ideal of a deal which totally advantaged the US at the expense of everyone else, whom it totally pauperized, it couldn’t have been a strategic move for the US.

    No, I think it was flawed because it did not prioritise the economic wellbeing of America, so the Left and Trump were correct in opposing it. Of course, the hypercapitalist might well say they are operating with considerations of global utility, and orderly integration of the Chinese economy into the world will benefit all the Earth’s population.

    President Hillary would have rammed it or a renamed version of it through.

    President Hillary would have faced a ramping up of counter moves by Xi and his ostensibly independent North Korean running (attack) dog. They would not have simply gone away. Japan and especially South Korea would soon be demanding a massive increase in the US forces protecting them as the price of continuing with TPP. Without the most powerful economy, America can still be innovative and create wealth beyond the dreams of avarice for globalists (the banking sector was red hot for TPP), but it will lose all influence and even Wall Street will become a secondary financial centre. America the second rate superpower with the great mass of its people not benefiting from the riches accruing to the elite because of growing inequality. But they still will have a vote, and there will be an awful lot of them. That sounds like a recipe for peace and stability, you think?

    • Agree: Johnny Rico
  60. I neither favor nor oppose the bill but do not understand Derb’s objection to it. Sen. Lee, who is not an habitual liar as far as I know, says that his bill reallocates an existing visa quota. Sen. Lee says that his bill authorizes no new visas.

    It is unclear to me that the U.S. comes off worse with fewer (say) Malaysian immigrants and more subcontinential Indian immigrants than the reverse.

    If you prefer to reduce nonwhite, non-Gentile immigration overall, I agree with you, but fail to see the pertinence of such a preference to Lee’s bill.

    Is Sen. Lee wrong?

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