The idea that a modern society like ours requires the ministrations of foreign workers, because there is no other way to do get these jobs done, smacks of the apocryphal quote from a 19th-century patent commissioner: "Everything that can be invented has been invented."

By Mark Krikorian, of the Center for Immigration Studies, in National Review, January 7, 2004

America's Jobless
American workers

Updated: Fri, Apr 18th 2008 @ 1:48pm EDT