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  •  It's about them wanting less brown people... (1+ / 0-)
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    Julie Gulden

    ...within their borders.  

    This law is designed to intimidate and scare off three key groups:

    1. Non-white Illegal immigrants who are wanting to pass through or reside in AZ.
    1. Non-white Legal AZ residents
    1. Non-white Legal AZ visitors (ie, tourists)

    What would Lincoln do?

    by stevedubya on Sun May 02, 2010 at 10:43:02 AM PDT

    •  I think this is pretty focused (0+ / 0-)

      on Hispanics.  I am not sure this sends any direct message to other non-whites, except Native Americans and other brown people.  I don't think this communicates anything to African Americans.

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