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September 19, 2002

Free Reads -- Homeland Security

Friedrich --

National Review talks to Michelle Malkin about why the term "Homeland Security" is currently a joke, here. Malkin tells some scary tales, and has some suggestions to make.

Sample passage:

Malkin: I would advise President Bush to stop pandering to pro-illegal alien ethnic groups and start treating immigration as a national-security issue. I would advise him to view immigration-related issues through the cold eyes of a terrorist killer like Mohammed Atta. I would advise him to ask at every turn: "What would Mohammed do?" How would he exploit our entry points, evade detection, and blend into the American mainstream? Then I would urge him to push for policies, like a moratorium on nonimmigrant visas to Middle Easterners, that will make it harder for the next Mohammed Atta to infiltrate our country. If the policy of preemption makes sense abroad, why not at home?

Best,

Michael

posted by Michael at September 19, 2002




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