Reponses to Shattered Dreams

Put forth by XicanoPwr


This is in response to Kyle’s questions he asked on the Shattered Dreams post. I have decided to write a separate post because the questions he asked are very thought provoking and really should not be buried in the comments section. Surely after the DREAM Act is put into practice and if it truly is […]

Green Card Soldiers: How the US Army Recruits Them

Put forth by XicanoPwr


The US military says it has met its recruitment goals for 2007. However, signing new soldiers is getting more difficult. New figures reveal there has been a 40 percent drop in African-Americans signing up for the army. Watch the lies they are telling our kids. As one of the put it, “there is peer pressure […]

The Green Card Draft: One Immigrant’s Nightmare is Uncle Sam’s DREAM

Put forth by XicanoPwr


When it comes to immigration reform, one of the biggest fear many have is that Congress might pass some type of domestic policy that is intended to hurt not only the best interest of the nation, but the interest of an immigrant – legal and undocumented – who are trying to navigate through this country. […]

Revisting The Green Card Draft Again

Put forth by XicanoPwr


In light of last nights [tag]State of the Union[/tag] speech, it is important we bring this subject up again. Last night, Bush stated he will ask “Congress to authorize an increase in the size of our active Army and Marine Corps by 92,000.” This will be done by establish a volunteer Civilian Reserve Corps. What […]

Reinstituting The Military Draft

Put forth by XicanoPwr


Hope everybody had a good holiday. It seems like many people were talking about the incoming chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee’s plan to introduce a bill to reinstate the draft last week. On CBS’ “Face the Nation” Sunday, Democratic Congressman Charles Rangel had told Bob Schieffer, he is serious about calling for […]

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