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My neighbors have a sign proclaiming that they do not believe any human can be considered illegal. It’s a nice sentiment.
Many on the American left decry policies of prosecution and deportation of those who entered the US illegally or overstayed their visas. 473 more words
Flax, Farming, and Food: How Scotch-Irish Immigrants Contributed to New England Society in the 18th Century
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The industry received a fresh impulse through the immigration of about one hundred Irish families from Londonderry. They settled in New Hampshire on the Merrimac about 1719, and spun and wove with far more skill than prevailed among those English settlers who had already become Americans […] There was much public excitement over spinning, and prizes were offered for quantity and quality.
The world is neither cruel nor joyous. It is simply random, full of particles hurtling, chemicals mixing and reacting. There is no real order. There is no preordained cursing of the evil and protecting of the righteous. 1,170 more words