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Thursday, June 08, 2006

Guess I am against those white people too

From the Detroit Free Press, June 8, 2006.

They called it Operation Motor City, and for five days, federal agents working late-night shifts in unmarked cars shadowed illegal immigrants living in towns and cities across southeast Michigan.
By Wednesday, 63 immigrants -- most of them from Eastern European countries and ranging in age from 10 to 60 -- were in the process of being deported in one of the largest roundups yet in an ongoing effort to clear Michigan and Ohio of an estimated 4,500 illegal immigrants.
"This was just one operation, and there will be more in the future," said Rob Baker, director of detention and removal operations for Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Detroit.
In May, Detroit's Hispanic community was rattled by the arrests of 18 illegal immigrants -- those raids coinciding with protests over proposed congressional action to crack down on undocumented workers and their employers.
Twenty-five of the people targeted during the latest operation, which lasted from May 31 to Sunday, were from Albania, while eight were from Macedonia, officials said. The rest were from 13 other countries.
Many had jobs, and some had been in the United States as long as six years.
Two were criminals -- one convicted on a charge of auto theft and another for selling drugs, officials said…

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Being against illegal immigration has nothing to do with race or ethnicity, but it does have everything to do with breaking the law.


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