Both immigrants and guns pose roughly similar threats to public safety. So why do people on different parts of the political spectrum treat those risks so differently?
Arbitrary visa bans for uncertain periods are no way for the government of a developed nation to run its immigration system.
These arbitrary restrictions have no basis in American tradition, individual Americans’ desire or ability to assimilate refugees, or the state of the world today.
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By David Bier. Immigration Research and Policy Brief No. 2. May 11, 2017.
By Ryan Bourne and Chris Edwards. Tax and Budget Bulletin No. 77. May 1, 2017.
By Michelangelo Landgrave and Alex Nowrasteh. Immigration Research and Policy Brief No. 1. March 15, 2017.
By Alex Nowrasteh and Sam Wilson. Economic Development Bulletin No. 27. January 19, 2017.
In The Beautiful Tree, James Tooley braids together personal experience, community action, and family devotion, and takes readers to the very heart of education. Tooley journeys from Africa to China, sharing insights from children, parents, teachers, and entrepreneurs who taught him that the poor are not waiting for educational handouts. They are building their own schools and learning to save themselves.
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