QotD

Newtie, on people who speak Spanish.

“The American people believe English should be the official language of the government. … We should replace bilingual education with immersion in English so people learn the common language of the country and they learn the language of prosperity, not the language of living in a ghetto.”

Way to endear yourself to minorities there, pal.

There certainly are reasons to argue for immersion in English rather than teaching in a bilingual fashion, but equating English to prosperity and Spanish to the ghetto is most certainly not right.

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