Trump just revealed he will to repeal a constitutional amendment through executive order | Trending News

2018-10-30T20:13:36+00:00 October 30th, 2018|

Trump just revealed he will to repeal a constitutional amendment through executive order at long last the thin masks covering up the putrid racism of Trump and the rest of his party has slipped revealing the full depths of their heinous bigotry the president who rode into the White House on a wave of xenophobic rhetoric who launched his campaign by talking about Mexican rapists pouring into the country and whose administration has insisted that they are only opposed to illegal immigration is officially going all-in on their racist policy gamble in a new interview with Axios Trump stated that he …


Continue reading… ends to end birthright citizenship through the use of an executive order under the 14th amendment to the Constitution all persons born or naturalized in the United States and subject to the jurisdiction thereof are citizens of the United States and of the State wherein they reside Trump is seeking to revoke this provision unilaterally the provision is one of the staples of our immigration system and indeed represents one of the cornerstones of the legal immigration process that Republicans claim to love so much in the interview Trump claimed that despite the fact that he’s always been told that it would take a constitutional amendment to get rid of birthright citizenship he’s now convinced that this is not the case you can definitely do it with an act of Congress but now they’re saying I can do it just with an executive order now how ridiculous we are the only country in the world where a person comes in has a baby and the baby is essentially a citizen of the United States for eighty five years with all of those benefits it’s ridiculous it’s ridiculous and it has to end Trump said he went on to say that he has discussed the matter with his counsel that the revocation is currently in the process and that it will indeed happen make no mistake about this Trump is not trying to strengthen the country or iron out some heinous loophole in our immigration policy this is red meat for his racist base ahead of next week’s midterm election . he is playing into white fears of a changing country of the demographic changes that fox news is constantly complaining about when he says he wants to revoke birthright citizenship his supporters here one thing less people of color from other countries becoming Americans Senator Lindsey Graham RSC who has completed his transformation into a full-blown trumpian toady has already voiced his support for the president’s authoritarian suggestion he tweeted about it and then announced his intention to introduce legislation to accomplish it it seems like that other Republicans will soon follow suit these people are terrified of losing power and now they’re reaching deep into their bag of racist tricks to drum up votes they must be voted out of power immediately