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I am not up on all the ins and outs of FTZ, but if they are coming here to make things and sell things outside of local, state, and federal laws on their land given to them and now under their country of origin's laws, then this is very problematic. Just having all this new workforce artificially created hurts the local community. Will they be selling cheap cigarettes, alcohol, gambling? I bet short sighted Americans will gladly go their to save 70%.
Originally posted by Rebelitarian
Now China is being allowed to buy into the Federal-Reserve Banking system.
Chinese Repo men forclosing on your house.
The NWO is bringing it all together now folks.
But watch the ignorant masses watch their TV until the Chinese come to round us up and put us in all those FEMA Camps.
Stop paying your bills. Stop giving the government money..u say they will just take it..then stop making it..stop going to work..just stop!
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On January 31, 2008, Wayne State University opened its new Confucius Institute, becoming the second one in Michigan (the first is Michigan State's).
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Originally posted by JayXBraun
i would suggest americans get chinese citizenship soon then..
...and another ridiculous comment