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immigration

Donald Trump

So far, Donald Trump has been fortunate. Not every politician in his position has a base of supporters who will settle for as little as...

Yes, we told you so, and we say it again and again on the second of this week's COMMENTARY podcasts. Noah Rothman, Abe Greenwald, and...
donald trump

We tried to warn you. We sifted through the rhetoric, dissected the policy pronouncements, and took Donald Trump far more seriously than he took himself....
daca

Contrary to the pronouncements of a few conspicuously visible activists, there is no conservative consensus on immigration. The liveliness of the debate over how to...
immigration

On Wednesday, the Trump administration made a big show of support for a radical immigration bill sponsored by Republican Sens. Tom Cotton and David Perdue....
English

When I was working in political public relations under the late, great Jim Vlasto, one of the first things he taught me was that, while...

On the second COMMENTARY podcast of the week, Abe Greenwald tells us about new legislation on immigration and what its larger meaning and political effect...
immigration

President Trump was elected on a platform that called for deporting more illegal immigrants who committed crimes and doing more to stop illegal arrivals. In...
immigration

It’s clearer than ever that Barack Obama’s permissive immigration policies encouraged prospective immigrants to endure hardship and risk lawlessness. Illegal immigration from Mexico peaked in 2007,...

On the last of this week's podcast, the COMMENTARY crew discusses the problems with the new deportation policies, ventilates on the Democratic National Committee's race...
refugee ban

This institution, COMMENTARY, has been at the forefront of the conversation about radical Islam since the publication of Bernard Lewis's seminal article "The Return of Islam"...
travel ban

Maybe the most pernicious myth in American politics is also among the most cherished. It is the faith-based conviction that the federal government can be...