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  •  I'll Show You Photos of Mainly White Local Ameri- (8+ / 0-)

    cans on the ditch digging, roofing, framing, landscaping and road work crews around here, all ages from young adult to grey beards. Often minorities don't have a fair shot at these jobs because the whites want them that badly and make it hard to get hired or into some unions.

    Fact is there aren't jobs Americans don't want to do, but there are wages they won't take for them. Around here you can earn a living at hard manual labor.

    --Not saying that we shouldn't have immigration or legalize undocumented aliens we already have.

    We are called to speak for the weak, for the voiceless, for victims of our nation and for those it calls enemy.... --ML King "Beyond Vietnam"

    by Gooserock on Wed Jan 30, 2013 at 01:51:46 PM PST

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