"The foreign visa crisis, left unattended, is going to have deep and lasting effects on American security and competitiveness." —Fareed Zakaria/Newsweek/11.29.04/ commenting on an unlikely entry for SecState Designate C. Rice's agenda
"The dirty secret about our scientific edge is that it's largely produced by foreigners and immigrants. We don't do science." —FZ
Strong language. And accurate, as best I can judge. (See my associated blog on Richard Florida's recent work.)
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
What we're talking about
on the front page.