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  • Philadelphia "English-only" eatery faces probe

    06/12/2006 6:46:32 PM PDT · by GeorgiaDawg32 · 121 replies · 3,026+ views
    Reuters ^ | 6/12/06 | Jon Hurdle
    PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - A civil rights watchdog agency opened an investigation on Monday into a Philadelphia cheese steak restaurant that posted a sign saying "This is America - when ordering, speak English." The Philadelphia Commission on Human Relations complaint effectively opens a case against Geno's Steaks of South Philadelphia, said Rachel Lawton, acting executive director of the agency. The Philadelphia controversy has fed a national debate over immigration in which the U.S. Senate passed a bill that would declare English the national language and politicians have raised objections to a Spanish version of the national anthem.
  • Can You Help America?

    11/30/2002 8:03:21 AM PST · by B4Ranch · 687 replies · 2,776+ views
    Self ^ | 11/30/2002 | B4Ranch
    Can You Help America? Are you willing to give five minutes or more of your time to think about a solution to a very costly problem that exists in every State in the Union? If you listen to Rush Limbaugh on TV or on his radio show, you will hear him discuss how dumb and ineffective Democrats can be. He has been saying that the Democrats are only good at whining about problems, not at fixing problems. Rush says the Republicans are the only party that actually fixes problems. Do you believe this? FreeRepublic.com is overflowing with Republicans isn't it?...