Tag Archives: immigration policy

LP blog: ‘Immigration Policy: Overview – Prof. Bryan Caplan’

Posted by Nigel Lyons at LP blog:

 "Why do you want to send a person back to Honduras when he was perfectly happy here and had a job here? What is the point of this?"

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Pat Dixon via Libertarian Party blog: ‘The Gay Agenda’

Pat Dixon’s column introduced by Brad Ploeger at Libertarian Party blog:


The Libertarian Party of Texas’s Chairman, Pat Dixon, wrote an excellent piece and with his permission I am reposting it here on LP.org the original post may be found here.

"I don’t know why you feel compelled to support a queer lifestyle when there are so many more important items on our agenda.

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Party for Socialism and Liberation organizes San Diego rally against Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids

PSLweb.org:

By: Abel Macias

Say no to detentions and deportations!

On Nov. 5, as workers were coming home from work, they came across a rally of over 150 students, youth and workers who were demanding an end to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids in their community.

The Party for Socialism and Liberation had called for the rally after a young student shared her experience at a PSL class on socialism.… Read more ...

PSL: ‘Corporate greed and racism created Arizona anti-immigrant law’

By: Frank Levine at PSLweb.org:

Private prison corporations sought increased profits for jailing allegedly undocumented immigrants

Arizona’s barbaric anti-immigration law SB 1070, now facing federal court challenges, was created to not only scapegoat immigrants, but also feed the boundless greed of capitalists. Private prison corporations and politicians worked hand in hand in the law’s creation as they drooled at the prospect of huge profits through the unjust detention of thousands of undocumented immigrants.… Read more ...

Libertarian Chair: Time to Re-Legalize Immigration

Press release at LP.org:

WASHINGTON – Amid controversy over U.S. immigration policy, Libertarian Party Chair Mark Hinkle says the proper way to end illegal immigration is to re-legalize immigration. Hinkle released the following statement today:

"In debate after debate, Democratic and Republican politicians have decried the problem of illegal immigration, called for more border security and employer sanctions, and eagerly searched for evidence that their rivals employed undocumented help.… Read more ...

Colorado Republican politicians switching support to Constitution Party gubernatorial candidate Tancredo

Faith Mangan at Fox News Blog reports that, with Constitution Party candidate Tom Tancredo polling within 4% of frontrunner Democrat John Hickenlooper and Republican Dan Maes now at 10% and dropping, numerous elected Republicans are now pulling their support from Maes and switching to Tancredo.

If Maes ends up with less than 10% of the vote, the Republican Party will lose major party status in Colorado.… Read more ...

Libertarian 101: What is the libertarian position on immigration?

Posted by Barry Ritchey II in the Denver Libertarian Examiner. Excerpt:

With the illegal immigration debate heating up in Arizona and abroad upon passage of a new law “taking the handcuffs off” of law enforcement in the State, it might be necessary to again visit a sensible libertarian position on immigration.… Read more ...