Free software is part of a broader phenomenon, which is a shift toward recognizing the value of shared work. Historically, shared stuff had a very bad name. The reputation was that people always abused shared things, and in the physical world, something that is shared and abused becomes worthless. In the digital world, I think we have the inverse effect, where something that is shared can become more valuable than something that is closely held, as long as it is both shared and contributed to by everybody who is sharing in it. -- Mark Shuttleworth
I bet it might be in decline for now, but they aren't leaving the US altogether, instead they will just venture into other States so it is likely there will be an increase in Immigrants in Arizona, Nevada and Washington.
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Arizona-style immigration law pushed in California
An Arizona-style immigration law could be on the ballot in California.
The Secretary of State Tuesday cleared the way for a little-known tea party activist in the San Francisco Bay area to begin collecting the required 433,971 signatures of registered voters required to place the measure before voters. Ref. Source 2
Immigration request draws mixed reaction
San Diego County's congressional delegation had varying views on President Obama's request for $3.7 billion to help stem the tide of Central American migrants flocking to the border and process those who"ve ... Ref. Source 1
Immigrant shelter rejected by Escondido
City Council denies appeal of earlier decision banning shelter for children in the country illegally
ESCONDIDO A proposal to convert a vacant nursing home in a southwest Escondido neighborhood into a shelter for unaccompanied immigrant children was rejected by the City Council Wednesday night in a ... Ref. Source 9
Chinese migrants flocking to San Diego
The number of unauthorized Chinese immigrants coming to San Diego has skyrocketed in recent years, the result of a lucrative smuggling industry, mass emigration from China and a diversifying pool of people settling in the United States. Ref. Source 3h.