“We must recognize the full human equality of all of our people before God, before the law, and in the councils of government. We must do this, not because it is economically advantageous, although it is; not because of the laws of God command it, although they do; not because people in other lands wish it so. We must do it for the single and fundamental reason that it is the right thing to do.” – Robert F. Kennedy, June 6, 1966
“Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?” – President Donald Trump, January 11, 2018
So Trump wants folks who happen to be white (mostly) from socialist countries? But not folks who happen to be not-white (mostly) from democracies?
We ought to be ashamed. Our President’s words today are…well beyond deplorable. Click here to read his comments, if you haven’t heard.
This kind of backbone and values should make you feel a bit better, and help remind you of our mistakes, but also our promise of equality. Let’s get back on the path.
We should be ashamed.
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