Post By James Fulford on 07/02/2010

Rush Limbaugh On The Statue Of Liberty

Rush Limbaugh explains the Statue Of Liberty, and that stupid poem. (Embedding isn't working, and there's no transcript, so go here to listen.)He actually says "They don't call it the Statue Of Immigra...
Post By Patrick Cleburne on 06/06/2010

Emma Lazarus - Immigration Restrictionist!

We at VDARE.com have always resented the hi-jacking of the Statue of Liberty as an open borders symbol, just because Emma Lazurus' piece of doggerel was subsequently attached to it. Furthermore, contra...
Post By James Fulford on 02/21/2010

Glenn Beck And The Statue Of Liberty: "What Are We, A Hospital?"

Glenn Beck's CPAC speech is partly about the Statue Of Liberty . (video at the link, no transcript) which stresses America's example to the world, more than it does the immigration aspect. (My favorite...
Post By James Fulford on 07/08/2009

"A Bad Poem On An Old French Statue Is Not An Immigration Policy"

"A bad poem on an old French statue is not an immigration policy." writes Kathy Shaidle. She's linking to Mark Steyn and Brenda Walker on the subject of the Statue of Liberty and its famous Emma Lazar...
Post By Brenda Walker on 07/07/2009

Jackhammer Out That Annoying Poem Attached to Lady Liberty? Yes!

The common-sense opinion piece excerpted below comes from an unlikely source, Roberto Suro, who was the Director of Pew Hispanic Center until 2007 after founding it in 2001.He employs history (!) to ar...
Article By James Fulford on 05/23/2001

Immigration Myths (contd.): The Statue of Immigration, or Liberty Inviting the World

Everything has its opposite and just as for the Battle Hymn of the Republic there's The Bonny Blue Flag, or for Lillibulero there's The Wearing of the Green, the sonnet on a small plaque inside the p...