[ExI] Getting People who Speak Heresies to Shut Up

MB mbb386 at main.nc.us
Sat Apr 11 17:17:02 UTC 2009

Stefano wrote:

> In fact, it should be remembered that the US knew at least *two*
> radically different models of immigration, the first being that of
> original settlers and subsequent newcomers arriving only a little
> later, whose ideas, language and ethnicity was pretty close to theirs.
> While immigration in Europe from the Middle East and North Africa
> certainly belongs to a third kind, it should perhaps be pointed out
> that the "first immigration" did not try in the least to assimilate
> and integrate in the Native American societies, values and culture,
> let alone respect its legal systems! It destroyed if for good.

Can one see similarities between the current Muslim immigration to Europe and the
1st immigration of Europeans to North America?

Being of European background, I am glad the 1st immigration turned out as it did.


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