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Peter Brimelow

Peter Brimelow is an Anglo-American conservative writer and political pundit who has lived in England, Canada and the United States.
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The modern definition of "racist" is "someone who is winning an argument with a liberal

Peter Brimelow

Why can't teachers end up owning schools, the way waiters can open their own restaurants?

Peter Brimelow

I think the Iraq War is not particularly tailored to American interests.

Peter Brimelow

I think good teachers are underpaid.

Peter Brimelow

The problem with K-12 education is socialism and the solution is capitalism.

Peter Brimelow

This type of mass influx is simply too much to handle. What we've had since the disaster of the 1965 Immigration Act will take 100 years or more to absorb.

Peter Brimelow

My guess is that a new party will emerge, as it did in the 1850s - the American Party, which morphed into the GOP.

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Textbook publishers don't even bother to advertise at their conventions.

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Teacher unions are an interest group that acts in defense of their own interests, which means the union bosses' interests, not the members.

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A nation is an organic thing.

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My observation of businessmen is that they do get worried if they think society is going up in flames, which it will.

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Immigration enthusiasts are so hysterical.

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If you're going to have a public subsidy to education, vouchers are clearly a better way of delivering it. They should result in some loosening up and privatization of the government school system.

Peter Brimelow

I think we spend too much on K-12 education a.k.a. teachers' salaries. It's the only industry where you never see any productivity increases.

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I've been a financial journalist for 30 years.

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There's no particular relationship between spending and educational results. Most education spending is actually on salaries, and that's allocated according to political muscle.

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The real boneheads are the libertarians.

Peter Brimelow

I regard many of the neoconservatives as personal friends, but that's not stopped them from behaving with extraordinary viciousness towards those of us who raised the immigration issue.

Peter Brimelow

The system won't allow special salaries for math and science teachers, who are sometimes said to be in short supply. It's hopeless.

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I think Bush's immigration proposal is treason and he should be impeached.

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I suppose the White House thinks it's doing what Big Business wants, but it will lead to vastly increased taxes, because all these guest workers are to be allowed to bring their children.

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Hey, nothing grows to the sky. There will be a successor movement. Right now it's nascent.

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I think the Republicans are subverted by the fact that so many of their leaders send their kids to private schools, they don't really have the stomach for the fight.

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I think Bush has capitulated on affirmative action and government spending. Apart from that, he's OK, I guess. About the same as Howard Dean.

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