Peter Brimelow challenges this view in Alien Nation and in doing so raises fundamental issues of political theory. Brimelow begins by building a prima facie case. Alien Nation has 71 ratings and 7 reviews. Peter Brimelow has written a thought-provoking work that exposes the quirks and idiosyncracies of America’s. Peter Brimelow (born 13 October ) is a British-born American magazine editor, writer, Brimelow’s later books include Alien Nation: Common Sense About America’s Immigration Disaster, The Wall Street Gurus: How You Can Profit from.

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Amnesty for many illegal immigrants. Current immigration policy offers another parallel with New York. This is not an unreasonable position. Archived from the original on 22 May Von Drehle talked about his book, Triangle: Refresh and try again.

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Why do you care so much about race? Apart from anything else, he died a rather sad death, although not in poverty as is sometimes alleged, thanks to the generosity of the New York State government.

This is nonsense and, though I hate to use the term, profoundly un-American. Now American Anglos are repro- ducing below replacement levels — generally defined as 2.

That increased the Plymouth Colony’s population by percent in just a few seconds. Fd like to say a word for the nativists. See Chart 7, below.

In that scenario, American whites allen be 57 percent of the population in The UN projects that it will probably stabilize at a mere 1 1. Or, too often, a libertarian. But the evidence suggests that this phe- nomenon of net immigration amounts to another hidden dimension of American immigration history, to match the pattern of pauses. And this will create “environmental refugees. They may well have been over- zealous. Yet almost no Americans are aware that aliens make up one quarter of the prisoners in federal penitentiaries — almost three times their proportion in the population at large.


Common Sense About America’s Immigration Disaster ” See other formats “A highly cogent presentation of what is going to be the benchmark case against immigration. Books by Peter Brimelow. His — probably mythical — slogan: But suppose these Americans were right about the Indians.

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Even if they prefer to let these questions be decided, as often at present, by default. How much more specific can you get? Then came the Immigration Act. This “birthright perer is by no means the rule among industrialized countries.

It intrinsically implies a link by blood. Joe rated it really liked it Feb 14, Then, there was an “Open Door” essentially — and with the major exception of the restriction on Asians. As a result, it remains as timely as ever.

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Brimelow responds by drawing a vital distinction. They breed hate of our heritage. I do not care whether a nation, in your sense, exists,” his reply will jar your complacency. In other words, half slien all the legal immigrants in the developed world are zeroing in on a country with 7 percent of the world’s land surface and less than 5 percent of its population.


Americans have been told repeatedly that some 30 to 40 million people in the country have no health insur- peher at any one point in time.

They are with my running commentary: And that means that the black-white relationship is inevitably going to lose its exclusive claim on national attention.

Peter Brimelow born 13 October is a British-born American magazine editor, writer, columnist, and former journalist.

Libra, I told him. Yet the mere mention of America’s changing ethnic patterns provoked him to this angry reaction — in a demographer, the equivalent of a doctor fainting at the sight of blood. By contrast, almost all aline other countries in the industrialized First World are expected to stabilize see Chart 10, below.

As petfr radical, Paine had a political agenda — the break with Brit- ain. However, his central insights on how identity and culture shape nations and keep them intact are critical to understanding the delicate balance between stability and conflict.

Why are there so many big-city cop shows and so few Westerns on television nowadays?


New Pattern, New Highs 42 6. Their natural increase is below replace- ment. Most timely, in light of current anti-immigrant sentiment in California and elsewhere–a document that will petrr shape the debate. Immigration Compared to U. Feb 29, John rated it liked it.