posted on Dec, 9 2009 @ 10:05 AM
Originally posted by dereks
Originally posted by moniker
Such as Mexicans? They are americans too, yah know.
So are Canadians...
Plenty of "ians" are Americans.
The point he was trying to make, that you are willfully ignoring, is American CITIZENS.
The other point you're missing is that she CAN get a job - she CAN work 20 hours a week.
That means she can work Friday, Saturday, And Sunday. 8 hours, 8 hours, and a 1/2 day of four hours.
Thats a typical part time job that millions of kids her age do every year. Any more than that and she cannot properly concentrate on school.
Its no different than telling a 20 year old (you are not mature enough to drink alcohol) so they have to wait till 21.
Oppression? No. Its just rules.
Everyone abides by them. Why should your foreign exchange student girlfriend be any different?
All you are doing is looking for something to gripe about.