ask Darwin / evolution Apparently it's … The only solution, obviously, is to repeal the welfare state altogether, demanding that no charity be coerced and all schools and medical care either be privately funded or based on voluntary charity. Imagine … a borderless world …. Borders are very important for political and economic reasons. Some people have asked, “Why does a truly free country need borders? The calculations can't shed full light on why countries don't try more aggressively to eliminate borders, but they do explore the purely economic costs and benefits of doing so. Get up-to-the-minute postings, recommended articles and links, and engage in back-and-forth discussion with Dr. Hurd on topics of interest. Thankfully, Trump recently signed a memorandum ensuring an end to the “catch and release” policy. That’s the last thing proponents of “immigration reform” or open borders want, and it’s revealing because it shows their true intentions. When it comes to border security and management, we need smart enforcement that is humane and transparent and takes into account the daily impact on the 15 million people who live along our borders. Trump was right when he said some countries do not always send us their best and brightest – most immigrants are not self-sufficient. Many in the media mistook their lip service for accomplishment. Countries have gone to war over border disputes including airspace. While the Trump administration has said the wall is necessary to curb illegal immigration and … Congress still shows no sense of urgency about this crisis, instead choosing to use it as campaign leverage going into November. Two, not everyone is good. Their true intentions are not to allow “dreamers” to live in self-responsible liberty, but rather to ensure that as many become as dependent on the government entitlement state as possible, ensuring permanent electoral victories. We have a president who is going to do more than pay lip service to our broken immigration system like his previous three predecessors had done. Trump has provided for more agents and judges to clean up this backlog and we should monitor it closely for results through benchmarks of success. Borders are neither desirable nor necessary. Well, I'm not really sure how would a "borderless country" work, the very definition of a "country" in most dictionaries is tied to territory (i.e. In order to prevent such diseases from turning into a pandemic, we started monitoring people for symptoms coming into the country – that’s border enforcement. Many people are asking: Do we need a border wall? ... the Department of Defense has reprogrammed $6.1 billion for wall construction. Terms under which this service Copyright © Townhall.com/Salem Media. In order to survive, states need borders (self-organisation) - "operational closure". Specifically, we need more efficient and cost-effective measures that identify those who seek to do us harm and keep them out or apprehend them. Borders are required to provide objective and discernible boundaries between free countries and less free, or totally unfree, countries. Sometimes this domain is very small, like in a prison cell, at other times you can go from one place to another almost without any confines. … America is a sovereign nation, one that is discernible by its identifiable borders that must be secured and defended. Illegal drugs, weapons, terrorists, and criminal gangs are pouring into the United States through our unsecured border. Today’s leftists don’t want borders for obvious reasons. Illegal aliens should be detained pending their deportation hearing, and should not be allowed to walk among the public, use public services, and take jobs away from American citizens. Borders are a form of global apartheid. These European colonists created the borders of most African countries. If people enter the country illegally, we cannot effectively control any disease they may carry. This can be achieved by defining a secure border, creating a secure border system and adopting measures to determine success. The border agencies of a free country exist to ensure that only the right kind of people get into that free country. The road runs through disputed territory in trying-to-mind-its-own-business Bhutan—but give… Sending 4,000 national guard troops to our southern border is action, and actions speak louder than words. Systems science describes biological and social (man-made) systems. The growth of the dangerous criminal gang MS-13 was in part the result of a defective Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and other illegal southern border crossings. Follow Dr. Hurd on Facebook. The Channel: The final frontier of the Schengen Zone. Or someone might develop an ideology sworn to destroy freedom and liberty wherever they find it, making members of that ideology seeking to enter the free country suspect, at best. Politicians, journalists and … This has already happened in places like California and, on our present course, even with Donald Trump in office, it’s inevitable for the country as a whole. Brother became successful, raised a family, and has at least one grandchild. As well as scaling back his ambitions for the length of the border … On one of my trips to the border, I asked my escorts, a couple of border patrol agents, if they thought we needed a border wall. Both of our borders, northern and southern, are a source of anxiety with regard to terror. Answered May 21, 2016. 1 Because our immigration system is universally regarded as "broken." If people enter the country illegally, we cannot effectively control any disease they may carry. Border security is and has always been an important part of the debate on immigration policy. Two, they know full well that with open borders the most needy and dependent will enter the nation in order to exploit that nation’s welfare and entitlement programs, including but not limited to “free” schools, health care and all the rest. That’s the only consistent way for the country to be called a free country. For example, a dictatorship might seek to dump its derelicts on a free country. Systems science describes biological and social (man-made) systems. However, deportation lawyers drag this out and we shouldn’t let them. All Rights Reserved. ... two-thirds of the land along the border … How come we can’t be free? Today’s open-borders agenda has its roots not only in economic and political factors — the need for low-wage workers who will do the work that native-born Americans or Europeans supposedly … In sum, borders matter not only in an instrumental sense but in a symbolic sense as well, both for the state’s assertion of power and legitimacy and in the way citizens imagine their nations as limited sovereign communities. The second aspect is preventing the potential spread of infectious diseases being brought to the United States. The most important aspect of immigration reform is keeping America safe. The backlog has got to be cleaned up through a streamlined deportation process. Those policies should begin today. In fact, the vast majority of countries in the world today – including the United States – are not consistently and absolutely free. So even if every country in the world were free, there would still be terrorists, criminals and others who intend to do harm to innocent victims. We know that Guantanamo Bay currently has space. And to denote the limits of your territory, you need a border. That’s how serious countries take their sovereignty. There is often the question why we need borders? Georgia Governor Changes Tune After Trump Lawyers Present Troubling Video of Alleged Fraud, Townhall.com is the leading source for conservative news and political commentary and analysis. They emphasized to me their support for a wall. President Trump is sending national guard troops to protect America’s southern border. Yet even if we did that, our free country would still need borders because, as I said, most countries will not ensure freedom as America’s Constitution attempted to do. 'I'll Develop Some Disease And Say I Have To Resign', Alito responds to PA appeal — but there’s just one catch, CCPA - Do not sell my personal information. Trump’s recent actions need to be supplemented with more speedy and effective processing of people who illegally trespass into our country. Not only is this a great policy decision, but it’s a strategic one that puts America first. My point: National borders were not and are not the “natural” way of breaking up territory. Borders preserve the privilege of the wealthy at the expense … Like in the European Economic Area, where there is a free flow of labour and goods, there is no tax to bring something form one country to another, but if it comes from e.g. In 2011, a report from the Senate Homeland Security Committee found that the Canadian border gives “easy passage into America by extremists, terrorists and criminals whose purpose clearly is to harm the American people.” Most of the wall isn't 'wall' at all. Borders are very important for territorial sovereignty, they also help get immigration and emigration. It is deeply unfashionable to claim that immigration is a threat to our culture, as, after all, almost all American… I can hardly believe I even had to write this article. We need … Keeping borders open throws states in disarray. It might be #1, but that is not for me to say. Why We Need the Border Wall In Foreign Policy , Front Page , Illegal immigration , Immigration , National Security by Allen West November 16, 2018 I find it amazing that the progressive socialist left was able to shift the prevailing narrative of the 2018 midterm elections from the economy and border security. I mean, a lot of people need this more than we do, and if we open the borders we could help a lot of people. That said, a good starting point is the number of people US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) apprehend at the southern border. 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We … Mean girl Soledad O’Brien's attempt at smearing Trump witness Mellissa Carone does NOT end well for her, like at all, Celebrity Chef Who's Defying COVID-19 Restrictions Fires Back at Critics: 'I'm Not the A**hole, the Governor Is', Trump Lawyers Allege in New Lawsuit That 40,000 Voted Twice in Nevada Election, Who Will Lead Biden's Interior Dept.? Nor is it surprising that DHS has not seen the need to request additional Border Patrol agents. One, not all other countries are free. So we need immigration. Mitigate the fears of many Americans that occur with an open border. Well, you can be free, but the domain of freedom is not unlimited. States are “social systems,” constituted and maintained by borders, border control, and order within states. He formerly served as the Sheriff of Milwaukee County. No enemies, no violent conflict …. For example, the spread of the Zika virus from South America and the H1N1 or swine flu outbreak from several years ago were in part spread by immigration. They were arbitrary servants to the invented political idea of the nation state. Trump has approached the very solemn duty of protecting the American people by doing what most politicians won’t: actually defending our borders. During the 1800s and 1900s, European countries colonized much of Africa. David A. Clarke Jr. is President of DAC Enterprise LLC and senior advisor/spokesman for America First Action PAC/Policies. By contrast, there is a need for … President Trump says what he means and means what he says. There are three major reasons America needs to protect and secure its borders: security, health, and American jobs. Many people coming across America’s southern border are in need of welfare services. And don’t free people want everyone to come into their country?”. Individuals are either in the country legally or illegally – there is no gray area. Also follow Dr. Hurd on Twitter at @MichaelJHurd1. In a strange way it might be good, because with everything going down the tubes, perhaps the stage will be set for a return to reason and liberty as America’s wise founders originally envisioned. The next best solution would be to deny the “freebie” benefits to immigrants and let them either fend for themselves or rely on voluntary charity. Oftentimes, unscrupulous employers victimize U.S. citizens by providing jobs and safe havens for illegal aliens – a criminal act. Keeping borders open throws states into disarray. Like, come on people, why not? Would it make sense to get rid of that tax too, if every single country in the world would do it too? Apparently, that isn’t the case here in the United States. I was not so well-driven, and came back to the USA when Jimmy Carter said I could do so---on parole. In order to survive, states need borders (self-organization) – “operational closure.”. His four pillars include: capping chain migration, ending the visa lottery program, mandating employment e-verification, and harshly fining employers who circumvent the law. While our world today is too complex for the free-flowing anarchic state of thousands, even hundreds of years ago, boundaries would suffice for administrative purposes. But things have gone so bonkers and so crazy in recent times, it forces us to state or restate what should have been obvious all along. Past presidents from both parties spewed hot air about what we needed to do yet they never did much. One, they claim to believe that everyone is the same, and that it’s automatically and always “racist” or otherwise irrational to make any kind of judgments at all. The third reason that border control is necessary is to deter the influx of another country’s ne’er-do-wells. 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Cambridge definition of country is "an area of land that has its own government, army, etc."). Borders were important when we made our decisions. Please tell me how a person who doesn’t have the means to support themselves and does not speak proper English is going to be anything other than a burden on society? It’s important to examine some of the broken immigration policies that Congress must immediately address. This is not surprising, given the exponential increase in agents in recent years. There are two reasons a free country needs borders. Get up-to-the-minute postings, recommended articles and links, and engage in back-and-forth discussion with Dr. Hurd on topics of interest. But even if we begin to understand this, the main reason that hard borders aren’t going anywhere, Longo argues, has nothing to do with either economics or populism. By “right kind” I mean that some discrimination is used to ensure that likely or known criminals can be kept out. Russian there is. You wouldn’t want to see these two countries go to war, given their nuclear weapons and combined population of 2.7 billion people. Who is going to pick up the tab for this? August 23, 2016. But borders are also an example of structural violence, of using a system of laws and regulations that deprive other people of opportunities through the imposition of borders… We only need borders because we have nation states. Yet even if we did that, our free country would still need borders because, as I said, most countries will not ensure freedom as America’s Constitution attempted to do. Yes, we need a better immigration system that controls immigration, and a … The more the better, in fact — except that we need people who will become employed and be the solutions to our problems and not add to the problems. Nations don't want to share institutions, lose their culture and values, or see their sovereignty dissolve. Trump has offered a common sense fix for the DACA dilemma. And even if all countries became permanently and totally free, we’d still need borders, at least until the entire world came to agreement about living on a planet dedicated to liberty and individual rights. We read news stories all the time about air space being violated. The American taxpayer will. Why animals have to be territorial ==> ask Darwin / evolution Apparently it's … The only solution, obviously, is to repeal the welfare state altogether, demanding that no charity be coerced and all schools and medical care either be privately funded or based on voluntary charity. Imagine … a borderless world …. Borders are very important for political and economic reasons. Some people have asked, “Why does a truly free country need borders? The calculations can't shed full light on why countries don't try more aggressively to eliminate borders, but they do explore the purely economic costs and benefits of doing so. Get up-to-the-minute postings, recommended articles and links, and engage in back-and-forth discussion with Dr. Hurd on topics of interest. Thankfully, Trump recently signed a memorandum ensuring an end to the “catch and release” policy. That’s the last thing proponents of “immigration reform” or open borders want, and it’s revealing because it shows their true intentions. When it comes to border security and management, we need smart enforcement that is humane and transparent and takes into account the daily impact on the 15 million people who live along our borders. Trump was right when he said some countries do not always send us their best and brightest – most immigrants are not self-sufficient. Many in the media mistook their lip service for accomplishment. Countries have gone to war over border disputes including airspace. While the Trump administration has said the wall is necessary to curb illegal immigration and … Congress still shows no sense of urgency about this crisis, instead choosing to use it as campaign leverage going into November. Two, not everyone is good. Their true intentions are not to allow “dreamers” to live in self-responsible liberty, but rather to ensure that as many become as dependent on the government entitlement state as possible, ensuring permanent electoral victories. We have a president who is going to do more than pay lip service to our broken immigration system like his previous three predecessors had done. Trump has provided for more agents and judges to clean up this backlog and we should monitor it closely for results through benchmarks of success. Borders are neither desirable nor necessary. Well, I'm not really sure how would a "borderless country" work, the very definition of a "country" in most dictionaries is tied to territory (i.e. In order to prevent such diseases from turning into a pandemic, we started monitoring people for symptoms coming into the country – that’s border enforcement. Many people are asking: Do we need a border wall? ... the Department of Defense has reprogrammed $6.1 billion for wall construction. Terms under which this service Copyright © Townhall.com/Salem Media. In order to survive, states need borders (self-organisation) - "operational closure". Specifically, we need more efficient and cost-effective measures that identify those who seek to do us harm and keep them out or apprehend them. Borders are required to provide objective and discernible boundaries between free countries and less free, or totally unfree, countries. Sometimes this domain is very small, like in a prison cell, at other times you can go from one place to another almost without any confines. … America is a sovereign nation, one that is discernible by its identifiable borders that must be secured and defended. Illegal drugs, weapons, terrorists, and criminal gangs are pouring into the United States through our unsecured border. Today’s leftists don’t want borders for obvious reasons. Illegal aliens should be detained pending their deportation hearing, and should not be allowed to walk among the public, use public services, and take jobs away from American citizens. Borders are a form of global apartheid. These European colonists created the borders of most African countries. If people enter the country illegally, we cannot effectively control any disease they may carry. This can be achieved by defining a secure border, creating a secure border system and adopting measures to determine success. The border agencies of a free country exist to ensure that only the right kind of people get into that free country. The road runs through disputed territory in trying-to-mind-its-own-business Bhutan—but give… Sending 4,000 national guard troops to our southern border is action, and actions speak louder than words. Systems science describes biological and social (man-made) systems. The growth of the dangerous criminal gang MS-13 was in part the result of a defective Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and other illegal southern border crossings. Follow Dr. Hurd on Facebook. The Channel: The final frontier of the Schengen Zone. Or someone might develop an ideology sworn to destroy freedom and liberty wherever they find it, making members of that ideology seeking to enter the free country suspect, at best. Politicians, journalists and … This has already happened in places like California and, on our present course, even with Donald Trump in office, it’s inevitable for the country as a whole. Brother became successful, raised a family, and has at least one grandchild. As well as scaling back his ambitions for the length of the border … On one of my trips to the border, I asked my escorts, a couple of border patrol agents, if they thought we needed a border wall. Both of our borders, northern and southern, are a source of anxiety with regard to terror. Answered May 21, 2016. 1 Because our immigration system is universally regarded as "broken." If people enter the country illegally, we cannot effectively control any disease they may carry. Border security is and has always been an important part of the debate on immigration policy. Two, they know full well that with open borders the most needy and dependent will enter the nation in order to exploit that nation’s welfare and entitlement programs, including but not limited to “free” schools, health care and all the rest. That’s the only consistent way for the country to be called a free country. For example, a dictatorship might seek to dump its derelicts on a free country. Systems science describes biological and social (man-made) systems. However, deportation lawyers drag this out and we shouldn’t let them. All Rights Reserved. ... two-thirds of the land along the border … How come we can’t be free? Today’s open-borders agenda has its roots not only in economic and political factors — the need for low-wage workers who will do the work that native-born Americans or Europeans supposedly … In sum, borders matter not only in an instrumental sense but in a symbolic sense as well, both for the state’s assertion of power and legitimacy and in the way citizens imagine their nations as limited sovereign communities. The second aspect is preventing the potential spread of infectious diseases being brought to the United States. The most important aspect of immigration reform is keeping America safe. The backlog has got to be cleaned up through a streamlined deportation process. Those policies should begin today. In fact, the vast majority of countries in the world today – including the United States – are not consistently and absolutely free. So even if every country in the world were free, there would still be terrorists, criminals and others who intend to do harm to innocent victims. We know that Guantanamo Bay currently has space. And to denote the limits of your territory, you need a border. That’s how serious countries take their sovereignty. There is often the question why we need borders? Georgia Governor Changes Tune After Trump Lawyers Present Troubling Video of Alleged Fraud, Townhall.com is the leading source for conservative news and political commentary and analysis. They emphasized to me their support for a wall. President Trump is sending national guard troops to protect America’s southern border. Yet even if we did that, our free country would still need borders because, as I said, most countries will not ensure freedom as America’s Constitution attempted to do. 'I'll Develop Some Disease And Say I Have To Resign', Alito responds to PA appeal — but there’s just one catch, CCPA - Do not sell my personal information. Trump’s recent actions need to be supplemented with more speedy and effective processing of people who illegally trespass into our country. Not only is this a great policy decision, but it’s a strategic one that puts America first. My point: National borders were not and are not the “natural” way of breaking up territory. Borders preserve the privilege of the wealthy at the expense … Like in the European Economic Area, where there is a free flow of labour and goods, there is no tax to bring something form one country to another, but if it comes from e.g. In 2011, a report from the Senate Homeland Security Committee found that the Canadian border gives “easy passage into America by extremists, terrorists and criminals whose purpose clearly is to harm the American people.” Most of the wall isn't 'wall' at all. Borders are very important for territorial sovereignty, they also help get immigration and emigration. It is deeply unfashionable to claim that immigration is a threat to our culture, as, after all, almost all American… I can hardly believe I even had to write this article. We need … Keeping borders open throws states in disarray. It might be #1, but that is not for me to say. Why We Need the Border Wall In Foreign Policy , Front Page , Illegal immigration , Immigration , National Security by Allen West November 16, 2018 I find it amazing that the progressive socialist left was able to shift the prevailing narrative of the 2018 midterm elections from the economy and border security. I mean, a lot of people need this more than we do, and if we open the borders we could help a lot of people. That said, a good starting point is the number of people US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) apprehend at the southern border. Cuomo Alleges the Trump Admin 'Created the Cynicism' Around the Vaccine, Obama Sends Mixed Messages on AOC and 'Defund the Police', Project Veritas Exposes How CNN Reacted to the Hunter Biden Story, Sen. Blackburn Reacts After Chinese State Media Send Her Foul Messages, WATCH: Biden's Disturbing Answer on How He'll Resolve Fundamental Differences With Kamala Harris, Biden Reveals How Long He Expects Americans to Wear Face Masks, Did Biden Just Say the Quiet Part Out Loud? North American borders, however, are unique since they divide one of the earth’s seven continents into three large and important nation-states that differ in significant ways from one another. Borders therefore are a natural byproduct of territorialism. We … Mean girl Soledad O’Brien's attempt at smearing Trump witness Mellissa Carone does NOT end well for her, like at all, Celebrity Chef Who's Defying COVID-19 Restrictions Fires Back at Critics: 'I'm Not the A**hole, the Governor Is', Trump Lawyers Allege in New Lawsuit That 40,000 Voted Twice in Nevada Election, Who Will Lead Biden's Interior Dept.? Nor is it surprising that DHS has not seen the need to request additional Border Patrol agents. One, not all other countries are free. So we need immigration. Mitigate the fears of many Americans that occur with an open border. Well, you can be free, but the domain of freedom is not unlimited. States are “social systems,” constituted and maintained by borders, border control, and order within states. He formerly served as the Sheriff of Milwaukee County. No enemies, no violent conflict …. For example, the spread of the Zika virus from South America and the H1N1 or swine flu outbreak from several years ago were in part spread by immigration. They were arbitrary servants to the invented political idea of the nation state. Trump has approached the very solemn duty of protecting the American people by doing what most politicians won’t: actually defending our borders. During the 1800s and 1900s, European countries colonized much of Africa. David A. Clarke Jr. is President of DAC Enterprise LLC and senior advisor/spokesman for America First Action PAC/Policies. By contrast, there is a need for … President Trump says what he means and means what he says. There are three major reasons America needs to protect and secure its borders: security, health, and American jobs. Many people coming across America’s southern border are in need of welfare services. And don’t free people want everyone to come into their country?”. Individuals are either in the country legally or illegally – there is no gray area. Also follow Dr. Hurd on Twitter at @MichaelJHurd1. In a strange way it might be good, because with everything going down the tubes, perhaps the stage will be set for a return to reason and liberty as America’s wise founders originally envisioned. The next best solution would be to deny the “freebie” benefits to immigrants and let them either fend for themselves or rely on voluntary charity. Oftentimes, unscrupulous employers victimize U.S. citizens by providing jobs and safe havens for illegal aliens – a criminal act. Keeping borders open throws states into disarray. Like, come on people, why not? Would it make sense to get rid of that tax too, if every single country in the world would do it too? Apparently, that isn’t the case here in the United States. I was not so well-driven, and came back to the USA when Jimmy Carter said I could do so---on parole. In order to survive, states need borders (self-organization) – “operational closure.”. His four pillars include: capping chain migration, ending the visa lottery program, mandating employment e-verification, and harshly fining employers who circumvent the law. While our world today is too complex for the free-flowing anarchic state of thousands, even hundreds of years ago, boundaries would suffice for administrative purposes. But things have gone so bonkers and so crazy in recent times, it forces us to state or restate what should have been obvious all along. Past presidents from both parties spewed hot air about what we needed to do yet they never did much. One, they claim to believe that everyone is the same, and that it’s automatically and always “racist” or otherwise irrational to make any kind of judgments at all. The third reason that border control is necessary is to deter the influx of another country’s ne’er-do-wells. 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