Posts Tagged ‘brookline’

There are some people I’ve talked to who just can’t understand what the big deal is about letting illegal immigrants into the country. “What difference does it make?” they ask. An informal money-exchange network known as “hawala’’ — a centuries-old system that operates outside conventional banking networks — is at the center of the investigation […]


ICY Vigilance

13May10

Just yesterday, Governor Deval Patrick (Lefty, Massachusetts) thought racism was the only possible motive for cracking down on illegal immigrants. Governor Deval Patrick yesterday blasted Arizona’s new immigration law, accused his gubernatorial opponents of grandstanding on the issue, and said supporters of such crackdowns were “trying to invent a villain for political purposes.’’ Today, after […]