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  • BREAKING NEWS Donald Trump picks J.D. Vance as running mate opting for a MAGA favorite in last-minute decision

    07/15/2024 12:27:05 PM PDT · by Morgana · 245 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | July 15, 2024 | Bob Crilly
    Donald Trump has picked Ohio senator J.D. Vance as his running mate, choosing a grassroots favorite ahead of more seasoned political operators. The former president left it until the last possible moment, using all his showman skills to leave the world guessing, before opting for 39-year-old Vance after the Republican National Convention had already begun in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Vance swept to national attention when he published his bestselling memoir 'Hillbilly Elegy,' in 2016, the year Trump was elected president. He has been a senator for less than two years but has established himself as one of the fiercest defenders of...
  • Trump proposes green cards for foreign grads of US colleges, departing from anti-immigrant rhetoric

    06/20/2024 5:58:58 PM PDT · by Zhang Fei · 114 replies
    KNWA Fox 24 ^ | Posted: Jun 20, 2024 / 06:57 PM CDT Updated: Jun 20, 2024 / 06:57 PM CDT | ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON
    MIAMI (AP) — Former President Donald Trump said in an interview posted on Thursday he wants to give automatic green cards to foreign students who graduate from U.S. colleges, a sharp departure from the anti-immigrant rhetoric he typically uses on the campaign trail. Trump was asked about plans for companies to be able to import the “best and brightest” in a podcast taped Wednesday with venture capitalists and tech investors called the “All-In.” “What I want to do and what I will do is you graduate from a college, I think you should get automatically as part of your diploma...
  • Trump Campaign Backtracks on Trump Promise of More College Migrants

    06/21/2024 2:05:16 PM PDT · by Reverend Wright · 47 replies
    Breitbart ^ | June 21, 2024 | Neil Munro
    President Donald Trump’s campaign team is rewriting his Thursday night promise to grant green cards to any foreign graduates of four-year universities and two-year community colleges. President Trump believes “we ought to keep the most skilled graduates who can make significant contributions to America … who would never undercut American wages or workers,” said the statement from spokeswoman Katherine Leavitt.
  • ZERO INCREASE In Jobs For Native-born Workers In Over Five Years! (Native-born Workers Lost 463k Jobs In May 2024 While Foreign-born Workers Gained 414k Jobs)

    06/07/2024 8:08:36 AM PDT · by Kaiser8408a · 26 replies
    Confounded Interest ^ | 06/07/2024 | Anthony B. Sanders
    The theme song for the Biden Administration should be “South of The Border.” Biden’s open borders policies are like something out of the book/film “Gangs of New York.” This time it isn’t Irish immigrants that are rioting/looting, it iis illegal immigrants from Latin America, China, and the Middle East. Essentially replacing native-born workers with foreign-born workers. Since COVID, the growth in foreign-born workers have blow away the growth in native-born workers. So much so that since 2019, native-born workers have actually lost jobs while foreign-born workers have surged. But for May 2024, native-born workers lost 463k jobs while foreign-born gained...
  • After ‘whites only’ job posting, Va. tech company hit with fine from the Justice Department

    05/26/2024 6:11:20 PM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 64 replies
    WTOPO ^ | 26 May 2024 | Valerie Bonk
    A tech company based in Loudoun County, Virginia, has been fined by the Department of Justice after it advertised that it was seeking “white” candidates for an open job posting.
  • Mass Layoffs Map Shows States Worst Hit This Year

    04/07/2024 11:02:57 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 35 replies
    Newsweek ^ | 04/05/2024
    Tens of thousands of Americans have been made redundant at large companies this year. according to Warn Tracker, a website that tracks upcoming layoffs based on WARN (Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act of 1988) notices. The WARN Act mandates that employers conducting large-scale layoffs or closures notify employees as well as state government officials of job losses at least 60 days in advance. WARN notices must be served by companies that have 100 or more full-time employees or 100 or more employees who, in aggregate, work at least 4,000 hours per week, excluding overtime.
  • Elon Musk: Wow. You learn something new every day. [all new jobs since 2018 have gone to foreign born workers (immigrants) because those being deported can still work in US for up to 5 years]

    03/13/2024 12:38:15 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 13 replies
    X ^ | Mar 10, 2024 | Elon Musk
    Elon's tweet on Xransomnote: I enlarged the two attachments in that embedded tweet: Mar 10, 2024 ransomnote: SO I guess we watch for large manufacturers to use the promise of cheap foreign labor cut their domestic employment costs. One strategy: maybe just ignore regulatory issues until a 'red tape shutdown,' let all (domestic) employees go, drag feet through regulatory correction and then WHAM!!!! Hire back cheap using all those illegals waiting for citizenship. Brandon then brags about his job creation prowess.....
  • Nearly Half of US College Graduates Working High-School Level Jobs, Survey Finds

    02/25/2024 3:29:52 PM PST · by george76 · 88 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | 2/24/2024 | Patricia Tolson
    Seventy-three percent of college graduates who enter the labor market underemployed stay that way for 10 years... almost half of America’s college graduates are working at high-school-level jobs. The study, published Feb. 22, also found that 52 percent of college graduates are underemployed a year after graduation. ... employers are increasingly turning to factors other than college degrees to determine competency. ... 52 percent of college graduates are underemployed a year after graduation. Even 10 years after graduation, 45 percent of college graduates remain underemployed. Graduates who enter the labor market with a college-level job are said to “rarely slide...
  • BIDENOMICS: ALL Jobs Recovered Post-Covid Under Joe Biden Went to Foreign-Born Workers – Including Illegals

    02/13/2024 5:52:19 PM PST · by packagingguy · 2 replies
    Politicom ^ | 14/02/2024 | Politicom Staff
    “Comparing the fourth quarter of 2019 to the fourth quarter of 2023 shows 2.7 million more people working in the United States — 2.9 million more immigrants (legal and illegal) and 183,000 fewer U.S.-born Americans. Since the depths of the Covid Recession in 2020 employment has increased for both groups. But the number of U.S.-born workers has not made it back to the 2019 pre-Covid level. Equally important, the share of working-age, U.S.-born men without a bachelor’s not in the labor force deteriorated in the decades prior to 2019, and the rate in the fourth quarter of 2023 was lower...
  • The white-collar class derided mass layoffs among the blue-collar workers. It’s about to feel their pain

    01/16/2024 6:21:29 PM PST · by george76 · 40 replies
    New York Post ^ | Jan. 16, 2024, | Glenn H. Reynolds
    In “The True Believer,” Eric Hoffer wrote, “Nothing is so unsettling to a social order as the presence of a mass of scribes without suitable employment and an acknowledged status.” We’re about to find out just how right he was. From the 1970s to roughly now, offshoring and automation gobbled up blue-collar factory-type jobs. Auto companies laid off workers by the thousands and sent factories to Canada and Mexico. ... White-collar types were notably unsympathetic, for the most part. Berkeley professor and Clinton administration Labor Secretary Robert Reich declared the future belonged to the “symbolic analysts” — people who, in...
  • Nikki Haley Revives George W. Bush’s ‘Any Willing Worker’ Policy to Import More Foreigners for American Jobs

    01/05/2024 5:28:08 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 54 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 01/05/2023 | John Binder
    Republican presidential primary candidate Nikki Haley is reviving former President George W. Bush’s so-called “Any Willing Worker” policy that sought to import foreign workers for American jobs at the direction of special interest groups. During a CNN town hall in Iowa, Haley endorsed allowing special interest groups such as Big Agriculture, the tourism industry, and Big Tech to set legal immigration levels whenever they claim to have a labor shortage.
  • Yes, Americans, We're Being Replaced — ALL of Us

    12/21/2023 12:04:36 PM PST · by Rummyfan · 48 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 20 Dec 2023 | Kevin Downey Jr
    Those rascals on the left have become pretty easy to figure out. When they accused Trump of keeping "top secret" documents in Mar-a Lago, I knew Joe Biden had a stash o' confidential files somewhere.FACT-O-RAMA! Some top secret bumf was found in the Biden-Penn Center, an office built for Biden with "anonymous donations" from Communist China and occupied by members of the Biden family and two Chinese commies. More secret papers were discovered in Biden's Delaware home. Since they were dated before Biden was president, he did not have the legal right to swipe them. An "investigation" decided not to...
  • IBM gets its pants sued off by MAGA lawyers for discriminating against white people…

    12/15/2023 10:17:49 AM PST · by khelus · 79 replies
    Revolver ^ | December 15, 2023 | Revolver
    IBM is in hot water due to its discriminatory hiring practices. No, they’re not discriminating against blacks or Hispanics; they’re taking part in the popular new craze of treating whites and Asians like second-class citizens and denying them basic rights based on the color of their skin. This is the United States, and these actions are supposed to be illegal here. That’s why America First Legal, a group started by Trump loyalist Stephen Miller, is now suing IBM for racially discriminating against white and Asian Americans and for promising to fire, demote, or deny bonuses to corporate executives who fail...
  • America’s Major League Cricket Debut Surpassed Expectations On And Off The Field

    12/10/2023 5:16:39 PM PST · by libh8er · 40 replies
    Forbes ^ | 9.27.2023 | Tristan Lavalette
    Having "exceeded all expectations", with stirring contests in front of heaving crowds helping surpass its financial targets, the historic Major League Cricket has the foundations to build on as it eyes an expanded second season. The debut of the well-heeled T20 tournament, as cricket seriously enters the world's biggest sports market, was deemed a resounding success. Even no nonsense Sunil Gavaskar, the Indian cricket legend and broadcaster at the MLC, was left impressed. "He (Gavaskar) told me the quality of the cricket was high," Anand Rajaraman, San Francisco Unicorns co-owner, told me. "He felt the international players were giving it...
  • Citigroup employees expect management reshuffle, layoffs on Monday -sources

    11/17/2023 2:38:19 PM PST · by george76 · 8 replies
    Reuters ^ | November 17, 2023 | Saeed Azhar, Svea Herbst-Bayliss
    Citigroup (C.N) employees expect announcements about management changes and layoffs on Monday in the next phase of the bank’s sweeping reorganization ... Employees are awaiting more details about the scale of layoffs at the bank, which employs 240,000 people worldwide. .... Last month, Citi announced plans to cut management layers from 13 to eight as part of its biggest overhaul in decades. In the two top layers of leadership, Citi reduced 15% of functional roles and eliminated 60 committees, ... The third-largest U.S. lender will also eliminate co-heads of divisions and regional roles, cut 50% of internal financial management reporting...
  • International students have returned to US colleges, fueled by a surge from India

    11/13/2023 3:39:33 PM PST · by FarCenter · 18 replies
    WASHINGTON (AP) — International students attended U.S. universities in surging numbers last year, rebounding from a pandemic slump with the help of a 35% jump in students coming from India, according to a study released Monday. Overall, the number of international students in the U.S. grew by 12% in the 2022-23 academic year, the largest single-year increase in more than 40 years, according to findings from the State Department and the nonprofit Institute of International Education. More than 1 million students came from abroad, the most since the 2019-20 school year. ... American colleges enrolled nearly 269,000 students from India,...
  • Nikki Haley: Let CEOs Import Workers and Graduates They ‘Need’

    11/11/2023 6:07:27 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 141 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11/11/2023 | Neil Munro
    American CEOs should be allowed to import all the foreign workers they say they “need,” Nikki Haley told supporters at a New Hampshire campaign stop. “So for too long, Republican and Democrat presidents dealt with immigration based on a [annual] quota,” she told the roomful of supporters:
  • Apple agrees to record $25 million discrimination settlement for hiring immigrants over US citizens

    11/10/2023 10:31:26 AM PST · by DFG · 24 replies
    The Post Millennial ^ | 11/10/2023 | The Post Millennial
    Apple will be forced to fork over $25 million to settle claims by Biden’s Justice Department that the company illegally favored immigrant workers over American citizens and green card holders for certain jobs. According to the Department of Justice, the tech giant didn’t recruit US citizens or permanent residents for jobs that were eligible for the permanent labor certification or PERM program, which enabled employers to sponsor immigrant workers for green cards. The practice was a violation of a federal law that bans discrimination based on citizenship. Additionally, Apple didn’t advertise job openings that were eligible for the program on...
  • Russia Is Running Out of Scientists, Top Putin Ally Admits

    11/03/2023 4:32:52 PM PDT · by canuck_conservative · 41 replies
    Newsweek ^ | Nov. 2, 2023 | Isabel van Brugen
    "A serious obstacle to achieving technological independence is the shortage of qualified scientific, engineering and labor personnel. The total number of personnel engaged in research and development in Russia has decreased by a quarter over the past 20 years," Patrushev said at a retreat in the city of Tomsk, in Siberia, Russia. A large number of scientists and academic staff are believed to have fled the country after Russian President Vladimir Putin launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February 2022, and again after he announced a partial mobilization of the population last fall. Hundreds of thousands of Russians fled...
  • Record number of illegal immigrants from INDIA are crossing US southern border, with 42,000 intercepted last year......

    The number, unveiled last month by US Customs and Border Protection, is more than double the amount from the same period the year prior - when crossings by Indians were already at a record high. At that point, crossings by Indians were already at a record high - around 20,000 Nearly all turn themselves in to Border Patrol - who go on to process them as asylum-seekers .