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rons August 11th, 2015 11:57am

Gov Jerry Brown outlawed the word alien. Is this guy a jerk or what?

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Nik
08/11/15 2:04 pm

So Rons, your poll; "Gov Brown outlawed the word Alien, is this guy a jerk or what"

Please explain how this is not biased, explain to me how giving the definition of alien informs about what this was, and please explain why it it relevant.

rons screw politicians
08/11/15 3:32 pm

Why would he eliminate from Cali Law? IDK.
Relevance is How nuts can the left get!

Nik
08/11/15 3:40 pm

I have no opinion on what he signed.
I would like to know what your personal motivation was to post the poll the way you did, on info, no real choice, no link to educate.

rons screw politicians
08/11/15 7:27 pm

Google is alway available. Spoon feeding not necessary. When I heard it on CNN I thought it was lame.

elianastar Gab.ai FreeSpeech
08/11/15 10:17 am

He is a demented ideologue, running a banana republic, who has decided to "fix" his little corner of the world to the point the entire state has become unlivable. Huzzah!

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steelcity Pittsburgh
08/11/15 10:02 am

This is what republicans mean when they refer to political correctness run amok.

Illegal aliens to illegal immigrants to undocumented workers.

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rons screw politicians
08/11/15 12:13 pm

Now Hillary and Barack call the Dreamers!

AmericanWolf For the Benefit of All
08/11/15 7:17 am

*NASA makes first contact with aliens*

*entire state gets arrested*

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Mattwall1
08/11/15 8:47 am

Given the context was California's labor code, and not individuals saying it, I doubt that will be a problem

Nik
08/11/15 9:16 am

Thank you Matt, research wins again!

elianastar Gab.ai FreeSpeech
08/11/15 10:19 am

So only ppl running businesses. And this matters... how? "Illegal alien" is a *legal* designation. Not a personal attack. It's called "pandering."

Mattwall1
08/11/15 10:22 am

Eliana-I don't think this was the right decision, but, the poll's presentation was very misleading of what actually occurred.

elianastar Gab.ai FreeSpeech
08/11/15 11:14 am

That happens on a recurring basis, Matt. But my point stands.

Mattwall1
08/11/15 11:18 am

I agree that "illegal alien" isn't a personal attack. I'm saying the poll was attempting to make this into an issue of general free speech, not the labor code. As stupid as I think this is, that's a massive misrepresentation

rons screw politicians
08/11/15 12:15 pm

Read the definition. dreamers are Illegal Aliens in the eyes of the real law.

rons screw politicians
08/11/15 12:17 pm

Matt, why did Gov Brown eliminate the word from Cali law? To me it was to be PC. Why was the poll misleading?

rons screw politicians
08/11/15 12:19 pm

Ok maybe outlaw should have been banned.

Mattwall1
08/11/15 1:07 pm

The poll is misleading in that it is worded to imply that it was a general prohibition on the lines of "It shall be prohibited to say illegal alien in California" not the changing of CA Labor code (as wrong as I think this move is).

rons screw politicians
08/11/15 1:21 pm

Matt, Never used the word "illegal" just "alien". I provided a definition of the word. Nothing really about spacemen.

FlipFlopGirl Sic semper tyrannis
08/11/15 7:04 am

What about freedom of speech?

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Mattwall1
08/11/15 8:47 am

He didn't prevent the saying of it. He signed a bill removing the term from CA Labor Law

FlipFlopGirl Sic semper tyrannis
08/11/15 9:07 am

The link wouldn't work for me so had to interpret. As long as he isn't limiting FoS and only changes the words in legal docs, the word used doesn't change the intent of the law in theory. Drug dealer vs undocumented pharmacist! Lol

FlipFlopGirl Sic semper tyrannis
08/11/15 9:38 am

I'm sorry but as the daughter of an immigrant who came here legally, I have a strict view on immigration. Come here legally or face consequences. My father waited years for approval. He feels the same way! Why have laws if they mean nothing?

Mattwall1
08/11/15 9:40 am

I'm not saying I agree with Brown's decision, but I think part of the issue is when you have something between 11-20 million undocumented immigrants in the country, something is going on, but not trying to see what can be improved won't help the

elianastar Gab.ai FreeSpeech
08/11/15 10:20 am

It is simply political. And, IMO, stupid.

elianastar Gab.ai FreeSpeech
08/11/15 10:20 am

Not sure that's a sufficient explanation.

commonsense America isnt racist
08/11/15 10:58 am

Yeah, when it comes to life long worthless politicians , I have few words.