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“Language” Arguments Against Immigration Freedom are a Tower of Babble

“Language” Arguments Against Immigration Freedom are a Tower of Babble

    by Thomas L. Knapp When debating immigration policy with people who have deluded themselves into believing that it’s any of their business where other people choose to live or work, I run into a lot of bad arguments. Of all those arguments, probably the silliest is “but they don’t speak English.” The simplest, […]

Living large on a living barge–16: A six month per year barge tour of Europe, in installments

Living large on a living barge–16: A six month per year barge tour of Europe, in installments

By Tom Miller Tom and family are touring Europe by barge. This is the 16th in his series of reports on what is to be six months per year of cruising the waterways there. Editors Note: Last week Tom discovered Nirvana with palm frites, yes, french fries with shinny, gooey, gelatinous, vessel clogging fat–heavenly. From Sedan […]

Living large on a living barge – 8

Living large on a living barge – 8

By Tom Miller Tom and family are touring Europe by barge. This is the eighth in his series of reports on what is to be six months per year of cruising the waterways there. Today was one for firsts.  In the morning we lifted Wilco’s full sized Citroen station wagon onto Rabelo.  We were nervous. […]

Living large on a living barge – 7

Living large on a living barge – 7

By Tom Miller Tom and family are touring Europe by barge. This is the seventh in his series of reports on what is to be six months per year of cruising the waterways there. I know they weren’t thinking of Rabelo when they built Tilburg’s inner harbor, but give me a break. The Dutch take […]