African Absconders Head North for Europe

In north Africa, people are still escaping the failed Arab Spring. The Italian island of Lampedusa is located just 70 miles from Tunisia, making it a handy first stop for boat people desirous of relocating to the welfare heaven of Europe.

And they do. Last year the many thousands of uninvited foreigners overran the small island [...]

Surprise! Spanish-language Media Peddles Immigration

Spanish-language media has a strong anti-assimilation agenda based on its own self-interest. If the Mexicans and other hispanic immigrants get pulled into American culture (like speaking English) then Spanish radio and TV doesn’t have a captive audience. So Univision and Telemundo want Mexican newbies to stay tuned in and balkanized.

Spanish media has been one of [...]

France: Marseille Mayor Requests Army to Fight Kalashnikov-armed Gangs

Last spring, the National Geographic magazine did a photo spread and article extolling Marseille (30-40% Islamic) as representing the ideal multicultural city, where a diverse population could get along. A few months later, the sweet fairytale was disproved by Islamic violence (detailed in my blog Happy Diversity Icon Marseille Experiences Muslim Rioting over Burqa).

The latest [...]