I am a Democrat who has been greatly disappointed by those in my party who seem to sanction completely open borders!
Perhaps before being too late to fix, our leaders around the world may come to their senses. Is that too optimistic? Hope not.
In the US we have over 300 million people crowded into systems which are becoming increasingly dysfunctional for the average citizen.
If two "must happens" (population limitation and female equality) are not addressed promptly, democracies around the world will fail.
WaPo piece again reflects indifference to the effect of world population on human governance worldwide
Our world leaders are most unwise to continue to ignore population growth as human governance seems to grow everywhere more chaotic.
US leaders do not provide much hope that they can learn from the past or even from the disasters that they see in Europe.
The US population has risen from 185 million in 1965 when immigration laws were changed to 330 million, with no vote from US citizens.
Racism, while indeed a threat, pales compared to other issues now ignored: Overpopulation being the key one
When will we call an armistice to growth in human numbers by providing all with the ability to make each child a wanted child?
Why does Trump make his main message before our mid-term elections to Americans be about immigration as symbolized by these caravans?
It is already clear from decades of polling that the majority of our citizens already understand the need for reform.