Post By Patrick Cleburne on 06/23/2012

The British and American Immigration Disasters—Different Timing, Same Cause

I see Steve Sailer has picked up the speech of U.K. Labour Party leader Ed Miliband (himself the son of Jewish immigrants) on tightening immigration into Britain. The BBC’s efficient summary is Miliban...
Post By John Derbyshire on 06/03/2012

We Didn't Mind Enough—The Elites, The Electorate, And Mass Immigration

Thanks to readers who've emailed in with comments and criticisms on my VDARE columns.  I'll post my responses to the VDARE blog as time permits. Several readers objected to my having said in my May 24t...
Post By Steve Sailer on 08/14/2011

Enoch Powell’s Speech And The Riots Of 1968 and 2011

Here are a few extracts from Enoch Powell’s infinitely demonized April 20, 1968 speech, delivered two weeks after the Martin Luther King riots in northern American cities. The supreme function of stat...
Post By Steve Sailer on 08/13/2011

“Career-Ending Moment” In England–Historian David Starkey Says “The Problem Is That The Whites Have Become Black”

A popular historian in England named David Starkey, who is a kind of David McCullough-type who makes television series about the Tudors, was on a British TV talk show last night (see video here), and ...
Post By James Fulford on 08/09/2011

London Burning, The Detroit Riots, And Enoch Powell’s 1968 Speech

Here are some headlines from the Drudge Report: Police lose control of London’s streets for THIRD night… Riots spread across UK… MAP… Rioters rob people on street, force them to strip naked… ‘Showi...
Post By James Fulford on 08/09/2011

Google Map Of The Riots–And Enoch Powell’s Prediction

A fascinating map of the London Riots. Enoch Powell said “Like the Roman, I seem to see ‘the River Tiber foaming with much blood’.” These rioters seem to have set the Thames on fire. Below is a screen...
Post By James Fulford on 03/17/2011

Mark Steyn And Enoch Powell

I listened to Mark Steyn on Milt Rosenberg's program, and someone asked Steyn where his accent came from. Steyn is a Canadian citizen who lives legally in New Hampshire, which means he has a green card...
Post By James Fulford on 02/17/2011

Mark Steyn And Enoch Powell

Following up on my post below,  here's more from Mark Steyn: "The central argument of [Steyn's book ] America Alone is that culture trumps economics: Even assuming there was a modest economic benefit...
Post By Peter Brimelow on 11/26/2009

No Thanksgiving For Britain's World War II Vets

Americans generally speaking still feel fairly thankful for the U.S., but I can see the day when they will share the bitter disillusionment almost universal among British World War II veterans, as repo...
Post By James Fulford on 08/11/2009

Enoch Powell Website

Steve Sailer quotes Christopher Caldwell on Enoch Powell's eerily prescient prediction, at his Rotary Club speech of 16th November 1968, that "the total immigrant and immigrant-descended population at ...