Author: Linda Chavez - American - Author

Although an increasing proportion of the Hispanic population is foreign-born - about half of adults in this group - English proficiency is and should remain a requirement for citizenship.-Linda Chavez
[ Adults Although Citizenship English Group Half Hispanic Increasing Population Proficiency Proportion Remain Requirement Should] [Linda Chavez]

Back in the day, a pair of tight jeans was enough to earn a girl a bad reputation. Now slutty has gone Main Street.-Linda Chavez
[ Back Bad Day Earn Enough Girl Gone Jeans Main Now Pair Reputation Street Tight] [Linda Chavez]

Britons seem to have given up on assimilating their Muslim population, with many British elites patting themselves on the back for their tolerance and multiculturalism.-Linda Chavez
[ Assimilating Back British Britons Elites Given Many Multiculturalism Muslim Patting Population Seem Their Themselves Tolerance Up] [Linda Chavez]

Choosing one's leaders is an affirmation that the person making the choice has inherent worth.-Linda Chavez
[ Affirmation Choice Choosing Inherent Leaders Making Person Worth] [Linda Chavez]

For generations, even many otherwise decent white Southerners learned to despise black people.-Linda Chavez
[ Black Decent Despise Even Generations Learned Many Otherwise Southerners White] [Linda Chavez]

From George Washington to George W. Bush, presidents have invoked God's name in the performance of their official duties.-Linda Chavez
[ Bush Duties George God Invoked Name Official Performance Presidents Their Washington] [Linda Chavez]

In fact, the U.S. military has bent over backwards to respect the religious beliefs of some very dangerous fanatics who want to kill us.-Linda Chavez
[ Backwards Beliefs Bent Dangerous Fact Fanatics Kill Military Over Religious Respect Some Us Very Want] [Linda Chavez]

Journalists are supposed to be skeptical, that's what keeps them digging rather than simply accepting the official line, whether it comes from government or corporate bureaucrats.-Linda Chavez
[ Accepting Bureaucrats Comes Corporate Digging Government Journalists Keeps Line Official Rather Simply Skeptical Supposed Than Them Whether] [Linda Chavez]

Less than 8 percent of private sector workers belonged to a union in 2004, and, overall, only 12.5 percent of American workers carry a union card - down from about one-third of workers in labor's heydays in the 1950s.-Linda Chavez
[ American Belonged Card Carry Down Labor Less One-Third Only Overall Percent Private Sector Than Union Workers] [Linda Chavez]

Liberals believe they own the franchise on minorities and can't stand any Hispanic or black who breaks rank.-Linda Chavez
[ Any Believe Black Breaks Franchise Hispanic Liberals Minorities Own Rank Stand] [Linda Chavez]

Many journalists seem to believe that we have become little different from our enemies.-Linda Chavez
[ Become Believe Different Enemies Journalists Little Many Our Seem] [Linda Chavez]

Modesty used to be considered a natural female attribute. No more.-Linda Chavez
[ Attribute Considered Female Modesty More Natural Used] [Linda Chavez]

Neither the wording of the amendment itself nor common practice challenged the widely held belief that government guaranteed freedom of religion, not freedom from religion.-Linda Chavez
[ Amendment Belief Challenged Common Freedom Government Guaranteed Held Itself Neither Nor Practice Religion Widely Wording] [Linda Chavez]

One of the techniques terrorists employ is to allege torture and mistreatment when they are captured, regardless of whether it is true.-Linda Chavez
[ Captured Employ Regardless Techniques Terrorists Torture True Whether] [Linda Chavez]

Since January 2002, when the United States began detaining at Guantanamo Bay enemy combatants captured in Afghanistan, Iraq, and other fronts in the war on terror, critics have complained of human rights abuses.-Linda Chavez
[ Abuses Afghanistan Bay Began Captured Combatants Complained Critics Detaining Enemy Fronts Guantanamo Human Iraq January Other Rights Since States Terror United War] [Linda Chavez]

Some 43 percent of voters in union households voted for President Bush in 2004, according to exit poll data.-Linda Chavez
[ According Bush Data Exit Households Percent Poll President Some Union Voted Voters] [Linda Chavez]

The terrorists hide behind Allah.-Linda Chavez
[ Allah Behind Hide Terrorists] [Linda Chavez]

The U.S. has already suffered a devastating attack on September 11, 2001, and may again become a target.-Linda Chavez
[ Again Already Attack Become Devastating May September Suffered Target] [Linda Chavez]

The unions claim the deck is stacked against them when it comes to labor laws, but the truth is many private and public sector workers are forced to pay union dues as a condition of their employment, yet they have little say in how the unions spend their money.-Linda Chavez
[ Against Claim Comes Condition Deck Dues Employment Forced How Labor Laws Little Many Money Pay Private Public Say Sector Spend Stacked Their Them Truth Union Unions Workers Yet] [Linda Chavez]

The United Nations has become a largely irrelevant, if not positively destructive institution, and the just-released U.N. report on the atrocities in Darfur, Sudan, proves the point.-Linda Chavez
[ Atrocities Become Darfur Destructive Institution Irrelevant Largely Nations Point Positively Proves Report Sudan United] [Linda Chavez]

The United Nations was founded in the aftermath of World War II, just as the world was beginning to learn the full horrors of history's worst genocide, the Holocaust that consumed 6 million Jews and 3 million others in Europe.-Linda Chavez
[ Aftermath Beginning Consumed Europe Founded Full Genocide History Holocaust Horrors Ii Jews Just Learn Million Nations Others United War World Worst] [Linda Chavez]

Their prejudice allowed white Southerners to look the other way when blacks were denied their most basic human rights, and it encouraged the worst of them to engage in unspeakable acts of cruelty and violence.-Linda Chavez
[ Acts Allowed Basic Blacks Cruelty Denied Encouraged Engage Human Look Most Other Prejudice Rights Southerners Their Them Unspeakable Violence Way Were White Worst] [Linda Chavez]

Where journalists have gotten themselves in trouble over the last few decades is that their skepticism often extends only to American officials, the U.S. military and Republican politicians.-Linda Chavez
[ American Decades Extends Few Gotten Journalists Last Military Officials Often Only Over Politicians Republican Skepticism Their Themselves Trouble Where] [Linda Chavez]