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The Fulford File, By James Fulford
2007 In Review—An Interesting Year
Looking through our archives for 2007, we see that it was an…interesting year.
It was the year of Obama:
The Year of Don Imus
It was the year of the Virginia Tech Shooter, the year's biggest "killings by an immigrant" story.
- 04/20/07 - Nation Data: After Virginia Tech Massacre, Time To Overhaul Clery Campus Crime Legislation, by Edwin S. Rubenstein
- 04/25/07 - National Data: After Virginia Tech: Are 60,000 Missing Foreign Students A Security Risk? by Edwin S. Rubenstein
- 04/30/07 - "The Alien In Hokie Nation"—Buchanan On The Dark Side of Diversity (Hat Tip To VDARE.COM!), by Patrick J. Buchanan
(Various people, including me, who pointed out that it's better to fight back in such situations than to cower under desks were denounced. I recommend the late Jeff Cooper's book Principles Of Personal Defense).
It was the year James D. Watson was fired for saying what most scientists say about average IQ differences between races.
- 10/28/07 - James D. Watson: Broken By The PC Inquisition, Betrayed By The Righteous Right, by Steve Sailer
- 11/04/07 - Reflecting On James D. Watson: Why The Truth, Even About About IQ Differences, Will Indeed Set Us Free, by Steve Sailer
But most of all, it was the year that George W. Bush almost got his amnesty through Congress—and the year he was defeated.
This is important, because if amnesty had passed, all state and local actions to protect Americans from the problems of immigration would immediately have become illegal. As I wrote in commenting on the fact that John Podhoretz seems never to have heard that legal immigration is a problem, there's
At the moment, immigration means immigration from Mexico, and that's not good, for reasons you read about here in 2007, and not in the MainStream Media:
Here's some of our coverage of the amnesty fight—it was a hard fight, but the good guys won, with a lot of support from us:
- 05/18/07 - With Friends Like Cardinal Mahony, The Senate's Amnesty Sell-Out Need No Enemies, by Joe Guzzardi
- 05/20/07 - Senate Sellout: Did You DO Anything In The Great War For Immigration Sanity — Or Just Bitch? by Paul Nachman
- 05/22/07 - President James Bush Buchanan's Address To The Nation On His Comprehensive Slavery Reform Act Of 1860, by "An Economist"
- 06/09/07 - Post Mortem: Democrat Says Defeat of S1348 Emphasizes Need to Promote Real Immigration Reform Principles, by Donald A. Collins
We survived the Bush-Kennedy Amnesty/Immigration Surge Bill, we survived most of another Bush Administration.
And, with your help, we hope to be here again next year.
Happy New Year!