Europe: “The era of liberal babble”

Europe: “The era of liberal babble”

By Judith Bergman / Gatestone Institute Europe, so many years after the Cold War, is ideologically divided into a new East and a West. This time, the schism is over multiculturalism. What Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has termed “liberal babble” continues to govern Western Europe’s response to the challenges that migration and Islamic terrorism […]

Homeland Security details plans to enforce Trump immigration policies

Homeland Security details plans to enforce Trump immigration policies

By Andres Guerra Luz / Cronkite News The Department of Homeland Security officially spelled out how it will enforce President Donald Trump’s hardline (really? – Ed. (emphasis added)) immigration orders, sparking the same debate Tuesday that followed the president’s original executive orders. The memos from Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly call for 15,000 new border and […]

French Presidential hopeful Fillon challenges Merkel on Russia, immigration, Turkey: Assessing election odds

French Presidential hopeful Fillon challenges Merkel on Russia, immigration, Turkey: Assessing election odds

By Mike “Mish” Shedlock Regardless who wins the French presidential election in May, Angela Merkel may have a tough go of maintaining Franco-German solidarity. Please consider François Fillon Urges Angela Merkel to Soften Stance on Russia. François Fillon has urged Angela Merkel to soften her position towards Russia and harden her policies on migration, as […]

Trump signals readiness to move on immigration problems

Trump signals readiness to move on immigration problems

By Sam Rolley / Personal Liberty Digest With just weeks until his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump signaled his seriousness about securing the nation’s southern border via a wide-ranging request for Department of Homeland Security documents on the current border barrier situation. According to a report from Reuters, the incoming administration is also seeking information on […]

What to expect in President Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office

What to expect in President Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office

Naming a new Supreme Court justice, repealing Obamacare, rolling back executive orders, and proposing how to fight illegal immigration and impose tariffs will be key parts of President-elect Donald Trump’s first 100-day agenda. During his campaign, Trump unveiled an ambitious 100-day plan, and with a Republican House and Senate, he’ll be expected to execute much […]

Bloomberg: Let corporations manage immigration – not!

Bloomberg: Let corporations manage immigration – not!

From The Daily Bell Time to Privatize Immigration … The West, it’s obvious, faces a migration crisis. Across the aging, stagnating economies of the developed world, citizens are revolting against what many perceive as an uncontrolled influx of foreigners. The U.S. apart, most of these economies are also facing a prolonged crisis of growth. Under […]

Donald Trump’s hardline immigration plan unveiled in Arizona

Donald Trump’s hardline immigration plan unveiled in Arizona

By Andres Guerra Luz / Cronkite News Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump returned from a controversial visit to Mexico’s “wonderful wonderful” President Enrique Peña Nieto on Wednesday evening in time to unveil his hardline immigration policy to an enthusiastic crowd gathered in the Phoenix Convention Center. Arizona is friendly to Trump. Pollsters for the website fivethirtyeight.com forecast […]

Joe Arpaio defeats immigrant groups in court; Arizona ID theft law upheld

Joe Arpaio defeats immigrant groups in court; Arizona ID theft law upheld

States can impose their own stiff penalties on illegal immigrants and others who steal identities to get jobs, a federal appeals court ruled Monday, upholding Arizona’s law and dealing a setback to immigrant rights advocates. The decision is yet another victory for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and more broadly for Arizona, which has been […]

Sweden facing another migrant invasion?

Sweden facing another migrant invasion?

By Ingrid Carlqvist / Gatestone Institute In early March, the Swedish government announced that the country’s tighter border controls at the Öresund Bridge might remain in place for the foreseeable future, and that they may even become permanent. The problem, however, is that this summer, a two-week lapse will occur. According to the current law, the […]

Finland’s immigration crisis

Finland’s immigration crisis

By Dawid Bunikowski / Gatestone Institute Finland — an open country that prides itself on respecting different ways of life, cultures and religions — is being greatly tested by the wave of Middle Eastern asylum seekers. Finland is a homogenous country that has roughly 5.5 million inhabitants, about 4% of which are foreign[1]. Twenty years ago, […]