Peter Brimelow challenges this view in Alien Nation and in doing so raises fundamental issues of political theory. Brimelow begins by building a prima facie case. Alien Nation has 71 ratings and 7 reviews. Peter Brimelow has written a thought-provoking work that exposes the quirks and idiosyncracies of America’s. Peter Brimelow (born 13 October ) is a British-born American magazine editor, writer, Brimelow’s later books include Alien Nation: Common Sense About America’s Immigration Disaster, The Wall Street Gurus: How You Can Profit from.

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But suppose these Americans were right about the Indians.

The Third World Overhang 5 1 Brimelow aluen Birkenhead, Merseyside, England In addition, however, for the first time since the slave trade ended, the black population is now being noticeably reinforced by immigration.

And maybe it is.

Alein Foundation has written that it “can be described without exaggeration as revolutionary, a vir- tual discontinuity with all human history.

Organiz- ing themselves as the Brimepow party in the mids, they scored stunning but short-lived successes on the eve of the Civil War. That probably in- cludes many of the estimated nearly 2 million uninsured illegal immigrants permanently settled here, a heavily Hispanic group. Your fellow huddled masses accept this treatment with a horrible passivity.

As we noted above, after immigrants arrive in the United States, they have children too.


Alien Nation: Common Sense About America’s Immigration Disaster by Peter Brimelow

So inimmigration amounted to just over 1 percent of the American population. The author says that demography is destiny in American politics. Unfortunately, and greatly to the discredit of the American political elite, there is no longer a respectable language in which to express it. This has happened before. Writing about immigration forced me to rethink my own attitude toward environmentalism, which like other financial journalists I had tended to view as just another excuse for government regulation.

Chris rated it it was amazing Jan 15, Because America has never faced a greater challenge.

Idont identify with the Pil- grims on a personal level. Peter Brimelow challenges this view in Alien Nation and in doing so raises fundamental issues of political theory.

Teachers Unions Operate Like Mafia”. All races are moving to Florida — but within that huge state, alieh settle quite different areas: Leon Bouvier thinks it will have occurred by Or send a check made out to the Mises Institute, W. We will examine this extraordinary situation in the next chapter.

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ALIEN NATION by Peter Brimelow | Kirkus Reviews

He opened his attack in the National Review symposium on my cover story by noting acidly that he had personally helped me immigrate to the United States. Of course, it is true that the Census Bureau has had to make some fairly daring assumptions in developing its projections. In the Census year ofthe U. But the double standards are irritat- ing. The circumstances that obtain in a complete free market differ altogether from those of a welfare state.


Points positively leap out: And among children under fifteen, whites will be on the point of becoming a minority. One minor historical slip: But historically, it has quite often been a progressive issue in America.

They also reflect a sincere human reluctance to give offense which is why they tend to become rampant in diverse societies. Clearly, in the minds of many immigration enthusiasts, nativists are no different than the Black Hundreds — the anti-Semitic gangs im- plicated in the pogroms that accelerated immigration from Czarist Russia at the turn of the century.


If we are uncertain what to do, should we not avoid the action that threatens the most harm? New Pattern, New Highs 42 6. Nor is anyone else. As a free country, the United States has traditionally made little effort to keep track of people wishing to leave.