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  •  Send Amor and Exile to Washington (0+ / 0-)
    Across the United States, American citizens are forced underground, exiled abroad and separated from their spouses for a surprising reason. Amor and Exile is the story of American citizens—including Veronica, Ben, J.W., and Nicole—who fall in love with undocumented immigrants only to find themselves trapped in a legal labyrinth, stymied by their country’s de facto exclusion of their partners.
    Congress needs to hear the stories in Amor and Exile.

    In the beginning, the universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry, and is generally considered to have been a bad move. -- Douglas Adams, The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy

    by boriscleto on Tue May 14, 2013 at 04:59:30 AM PDT

    •  The point I wanted to make is that the (0+ / 0-)

      legislators have no interest in the people they affect. Their object is to segregate and control or to segregate to control. Our national Congress, in particular, is in a desperate condition, running out of populations whose subjugation can serve as an example to keep the rest of the country in line.
      Depriving the people of resources across the board is obviously having a negative effect. It's causing an increasing number of people to simply abandon the extant system and fade into the shadow economy where Congressional control is non-existent.
      That Washington is supposed to serve the people, not the other way around is a lesson that is not quickly learned.

      We organize governments to deliver services and prevent abuse.

      by hannah on Tue May 14, 2013 at 05:23:20 AM PDT

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      •  I'm just trolling for immigration diaries (0+ / 0-)

        To spam my cousin's project in. The fact that she and her daughter can enter the country and her husband can not is truly FUBAR.

        In the beginning, the universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry, and is generally considered to have been a bad move. -- Douglas Adams, The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy

        by boriscleto on Tue May 14, 2013 at 06:19:34 AM PDT

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