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Jeff Jacoby

Immigration and crime

By Jeff Jacoby
Globe Columnist / March 5, 2008

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WARMING to one of his favorite themes the other night, CNN's Lou Dobbs repeatedly invoked the phrase "criminal illegal aliens," as he did his best to feed the stereotype that illegal immigrants drive up crime. Dobbs's relentless spleen on this subject, of course, has won him a following. Seal-the-borders nativism won't get anyone elected president - just ask ex-GOP candidates ... (Full article: 760 words)

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