Laura Ingraham Can Keep Her “We” To Herself

Yes, America is undergoing massive demographic change. The lie here ignores that America is always undergoing demographic change.

By Gage Skidmore via Wikimedia Commons

The dislike that she possesses for people who may be different than us is starkly evident.

Now, I absolutely understand the need to address illegal immigration. It is an actual problem that should be dealt with swiftly and logically. But legal immigration?! There’s a problem with allowing individuals who seek a better life to follow laws and become citizens of our nation?

Careful, Laura. Your tendency toward white supremacy is showing. I won’t support it.

While others have rightfully covered the bigotry involved in such a statement, the lies that sits at its premise must not be overlooked and excused away as trivial. As Ingraham stated it here:

In some parts of the country it does seem like the America we know and love doesn’t exist anymore. Massive demographic changes have been foisted upon the American people. And they’re changes that none of us ever voted for and most of us don’t like.

The problems here are legion:

Anit Irish Cartoon from 1889.
Anti Chinese publication from 1877.

Writer. Mountaineer diaspora. Vet. Managing Editor @ordinarytimemag, Writings found @arcdigi & elsewhere. Writing about food, folks, & faith at Yonder & Home

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