Illegal immigrants are my neighbors. I treat them as I would want to be treated. This includes both interpersonal relationships and how I vote. It has to include both. I don't believe in God, but I do agree with Jesus on this topic.
Informal recording of mental activity: Some of these thoughts reoccur in different forms and eventually coalesce into more formal writings, and some are more catharsis than exposition. (A.K.A. Extra Gravy)