By Peter Montgomery, AlterNet
Posted on March 9, 2011
Environmental protection was not exactly high on the agenda at the 2011 Conservative Political Action conference in February. So a beautifully photographed report on the health of the Chesapeake Bay was a surprising standout in the exhibition hall — at least until closer inspection.
“Immigration, Population Growth and the Chesapeake Bay is the latest sign that blaming immigrants for environmental degradation has joined other immigrant-demonizing strategies as a favored tactic of the anti-immigration movement.
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