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Trump Says the U.S. Is 'Full.' Much of the Nation Has the Opposite Problem

Trump Says the U.S. Is 'Full.' Much of the Nation Has the Opposite Problem

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  • Our President: "Our country is full"

    Vermont Governor: "I believe our biggest threat is our declining labor force,”

    Harvard economist: "many of Detroit's problems would become less difficult if its population would start growing."

    Illinois may be close to bankruptcy from losing so many (tax-paying) residents.

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  • Here's another twist. Immigrants with fake IDs pay taxes and into the social security system and never reap the rewards. Trump won't tell his base that, though. Social security benefits from illegal immigrants, but he will get reelected by exploiting fear and ignorance.

  • You know who doesn’t care if there are enough U.S. workers to support Social Security in 30 years? President Trump. You know who should care? Everybody else.

  • In my opinion this boils down to systemic racism and hate.

    We can malign immigrants all we want, calling out violence, the data suggests although immigrant numbers have risen, violent crime has dropped.

    Calling out jobs being stolen, many of these jobs are being stolen by automation, or more than

    In my opinion this boils down to systemic racism and hate.

    We can malign immigrants all we want, calling out violence, the data suggests although immigrant numbers have risen, violent crime has dropped.

    Calling out jobs being stolen, many of these jobs are being stolen by automation, or more than likely people just don't want to do them, in both the city I live in and City I work in I see businesses constantly going through employees many of which have no work ethic.

    Calling out drugs, but are failing to stem the hemorrhaging pharmaceutical crisis that is perpetuated by big pharma. I just switched my doctor's for this very reason, the pushing of pills without any real diagnoses. Do they get a kickback?

    But people in your hearts really evaluate yourself, and put yourself in their shoes. Do we want to be a nation of compassion and growth, promoting entrepreneurship and enlightenment? Or do we want to devolve back to tribal instinct, building barriers and lashing out at those who are different than us?

    This isn't just an immigrant problem, you can see the same base psychology directed towards, the LGBT, Muslim, and many other groups of people depending on region. Throughout history it has always been easy to rally a group of people to your cause, if you direct their attention to a common enemy. This has not changed, and we as a people have not changed.

    This should be our mission as the human race, to eliminate this base need to be fearful and destructive to our fellow humans. It takes work, it's a harder thing to love than it is to hate, it starts with each one of us though.

    Are you willing to make a change?

    "Look at all these leftist race baiting comments on a professional social media site. Disgusting."

    @Andrew woods do you have an opinion on the article? Or are you just being a professional troll on a professional social media site? Far as I can tell mine was the only one calling out racism. I would be happy to hear your take on the article, and if you have any rebuttal to my statements.

  • "We're full"? Isn't that what Trump told Black renters back in the seventies?

  • All Trump does is create hatred and division, he is without a doubt a shitty president but a despicable human being, there is no place on this planet in the 21st century for people like him. He sets the human race back centuries, how on earth have we let this happen?

  • His third grade rhetoric appeals to his uneducated base and the use of ambiguous words with double or triple meanings as in ...the U.S. is "Full," can mean anything they want it to mean. As long as he attaches negative connotations to his overall meaning, it will go down as gospel to anyone who follows

    His third grade rhetoric appeals to his uneducated base and the use of ambiguous words with double or triple meanings as in ...the U.S. is "Full," can mean anything they want it to mean. As long as he attaches negative connotations to his overall meaning, it will go down as gospel to anyone who follows him. He is the most negative and chaos causing propagandist out there! Where is the leader who is supposed to be representing the people of this country?

  • The NYT has laced this article with interesting opinions. But for many, NYT's sentiments really miss the point. Parts of the heartland are depopulating because their citizens are moving to hot job markets on the West Coast where homelessness, gentrification, and real estate appreciation are pushing more

    The NYT has laced this article with interesting opinions. But for many, NYT's sentiments really miss the point. Parts of the heartland are depopulating because their citizens are moving to hot job markets on the West Coast where homelessness, gentrification, and real estate appreciation are pushing more into dense housing and crowded streets. San Francisco and Seattle are indeed 'full', with many living in tents! The people in the heartland want none of that. This article misses the point of Trump's appeal: In an unregulated, oligarchic society of winners or losers, the citizenry want sane, safe, affordable lives for themselves and their children. We are not providing for such; Trump is giving us our scapegoats.

  • There is another piece of this puzzle surprisingly left out ? I saw about a dozen articles make that 2 dozen last week on “AI “ is going to substantially drain us of many thousands of jobs, is that quite factual or is that horsesh_ _ if it is true won’t that offset this need for more immigrants?

  • I believe the major purpose of this battle is to stem the avalanche of illegal drugs entering this country. It has become a major epidemic!!!!