Skip to comments.MoveOn’s Quest to Outlaw the Term “Illegal Immigrant” [claims its hate speech - barf]
Posted on 05/03/2012 6:40:29 AM PDT by kevcol
Just when you would think that the far Left Obama booster organization MoveOn.org could not get any more ridiculous, it sinks to ever lower levels of absurdity. The latest example involves MoveOns push to render the phrase illegal aliens or illegal immigrants hate speech.
A video posted last week at MoveOn.orgs website charges that calling illegal immigrants illegal fits the definition of a hate crime and calls for the word illegal to be abolished when describing individuals entering the United States illegally. They would prefer using adjectives such as undocumented immigrants or unauthorized immigrants.
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They might have a point. Let me suggest Criminalien instead.
Would that not constitute Congress, once again in defiance of the US Constitution's Bill of Rights, making a law abridging free speech?
I will call them "illegal immigrants" in defiance of democrats and congress which I hold in personal contempt anyway.
How about invaders, squatters, interlopers, antagonists, intruders, encroachers, intruders, gatecrashers, border jumpers, colonizers?
No problem as I feel the term illegal immigrant is just some more partial wordsmithing by liberals.
Lets use a term which accurately describes what they are:
They are trespassing therefore they are criminals. How is that hate?
aliens; borderjumpers; colonizers; criminals; foreigners; ; gatecrashers; illegals; intruders; invaders; lawbreakers; nonimmigrants; occupiers; squatters; unautorized; undocumented....PING!
I whole heartedly agree as they should be defined properly as undocumented socialist or liberals.
AuntB, please refrain from using the terms ‘illegal alien’ and ‘illegals’ in your comments.
That is offensive to those ‘hard working Americans’ who snuck across the border to come here and ‘pay their taxes’, err I mean collect those tax credit (welfare) checks for all their kids in Mexico.
Viva Obama, Viva McCain, Viva Graham!
All good ---- all very descriptive.
But this word sums up neatly the mindset, character, thieving activities and proclivities of illegals---"SAVAGES."
How about we instead outlaw the term “MoveOn.org”?
How about “enemy combatants”, with all the perks that title holds!
Treasury Department Says Illegal Aliens Collecting Billions in Tax Credits According to the US Dept of Treasurys Inspector General, more than $4.2 billion in additional child credits were paid out in 2010 to illegal immigrants. In 2005, the pay outs totaled $924 million. This program allows low income earners to claim a $1,000 per child credit. $20 billion EITC is estimated to have been paid out to these cunning "impoverished" illegals. Most of them are collecting over and over again-----using multiple identities-----falsifying official apps---claiming children they do not have and/or falsely stating kids are back in their homelands.
REFERENCE March 8, 2012 KENNER, La. -- Kenner police arrested illegal Marvin Baca who sold false W-2 forms to another illegal immigrant for $1,500. Baca sold fraudulent W-2 forms for $1,500 to other Hispanics here illegally.
Police said that on one of the forged W-2 forms had a SS no of a person living in Virginia. Police said illegal Hispanics purchase fictitious W-2 forms and file false tax returns with the government to receive EITC refunds. Baca was charged with one count of ID theft and two counts of forgery.
<><>June 26, 2010 An illegal using multiple identities was sentenced to prison and ordered to pay back $3 million in fraudulently obtained unemployment compensation. Manuel Mejia Ordonez, got eight years for conspiracy to commit mail fraud........and identity theft.
The "just here for a better life" crowd who freely violate our borders and "do the jobs Americans won't do" have more criminal enterprises than you can shake a stick at.
<><> Hilderberto Salinas sold state drivers' licenses issued out of the states Motor Vehicle Agency in NJ to illegals with multiple identities who did not have the necessary id's....among 40 people who participated in the widespread ring. "Impoverished" illegals paid $2,500 to $7,000 apiece for the licenses.
<><>ICE's "documents and benefits fraud task force" found a common practice among "impoverished" illegals is to buy several faked identitues for several thousand dollars each----the illegal then votes and rides the US gravy train under several names. Jose Madrigal---the Washington state rapist---had some 30 identities.
<><> July 21, 2006----NJ BERGEN RECORD---Pelcastre brothers, Angel and Jorge, Dallas, Texas, were a walking threat to US national security, expert document forgers who, for a few thousand dollars, could give anyone a new identity, NJ L/E authorities said. The Texas brothers were a "one-stop shop" for a myriad of fake US documents, including birth certificates, Social Security cards, driver's licenses----for any state in the US------ passports and resident alien cards, said state police.
The Texas brothers turned a NJ hotel room into a business office and were readying a massive cache of fake Social Security cards for delivery to a local NJ identity broker.
Officers happened upon two cars bearing Texas plates in a NJ hotel parking lot. The Texas brothers were followed to a NJ office supply store nearby where they purchased computer supplies. Officers then followed the Texans to a NJ storage facility in Secaucus, NJ, where the Texans loaded several boxes into a car. One of them stood lookout. After a search, police recovered laminating sheets with built-in security features, pages of blank documents waiting for fake names and information, finished documents, computers and software to create the fake IDs.
All told, the haul was worth about $500,000 on the street when sold to "impoverished illegals." Police also recovered $6,000 in cash, which was the first payment from a NJ fake document broker for a shipment of 500 phony Social Security cards.
Well then how about “unlawful entry” person?
It's a great term. Almost as good as 'brain-dead liberals'... That the next 'hate speech? Soon they'll try to outlaw us mocking them...
The proper designation should be “illegal alien.”
Ok, I can agree to stop calling the Illegal Immigrants, because that really doesn't describe them accurately. How about this one?
I got this from Hillbuzz where Robert James has a great post about this issue here: http://hillbuzz.org/the-left-got-it-right-lets-drop-the-i-word-50071
On another matter, wasn't it the National Socialist Party and the Communist Party that were big on identity papers and not allowing travel freely between places? I guess from a historical basis, we could look up what a person traveling with out proper authorization was called in such places and use that term. Oh, yeah the term was often “dead.”
Maybe Illegal Immigrant doesn't sound so bad after all. (/sarcasm)
“From 1995 through 2000, we estimate that 3 million Mexicans moved to the United States, and nearly 700,000, including family members born in the United States, went home.”
Immigrants struggle to make it in their new home. Disgruntled, uninvited foreign `guests’ go home.
They aren’t immigrants. They are aliens here in knowing violation of our laws, thanks to Tio Sucar.
No problem. I prefer to use the term “illiegal alien” anyway.
Let’s outlaw MoveOn.org, instead.
That’s funny, Justice Sotomayor used the term “illegal aliens” during the arguments on the AZ illegal immigration statute last week.
Every time you see “moveon.org” on ANY AND EVERY website you see it, add to the comments that they are misnamed, and that the correct name is BOWELMOVEMENT.org
I just ran across this article,didn’t see it on FR. Remember when Obama administration allowed thousands of ‘palestinians’ to immigrate...We will not be able to get rid of them no matter what they do!
on Apr 23, 2012
Arrested 35 Times, Illegal Immigrant Sofyan Eldani Still Not Deported (just IMAGINE what this has cost!)
In Alabama, federal authorities said they have tried to deport Sofyan Eldani, a Palestinian man, who has been arrested 35 times in 12 years, but several countries have refused to take him.
In addition, news reports claim that because Eldani says he’s from Palestine, the U.S. government cannot send him there — because the country isn’t officially recognized. Thus, you can’t send a man to a place that doesn’t exist.
Eldani’s arrests include: assault, fraudulent checks, criminal mischief, resisting arrests, reckless endangerment, shoplifting, burglary, drug possession, failure to appear, probation violation, possession of a drug paraphernalia and DUI.
Last week, Eldani was arrested by Hueytown, Alabama police after he was found during a traffic stop to be in possession of crack cocaine.
Eldani has nine convictions, including four felonies, and served six months in an Alabama prison for receiving stolen property.
Why can’t he be deported?
Hueytown, Alabama Police Chief Chuck Hagler claims that Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) says that Eldani cannot not be deported to Palestine because the U.S. government does not officially recognize Palestine as a country.
Eldani said he is a native of Palestine, though he carries an Egyptian passport.
However, Temple Black, a spokesman for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), released a statement that did not mention Palestine:
“Sofyan Eldani was previously detained by ICE and ordered removed to Egypt. ICE made a travel document request to Egypt. Mr. Eldani made travel document requests to Egypt, Israel and Kuwait.”
“When authorities in those countries declined to provide the appropriate travel documents to facilitate Mr. Eldani’s removal, he was released from ICE custody due to the Supreme Court’s ruling in Zadvydas v. Davis.”
“The Zadvydas decision generally allows ICE to detain aliens who are subject to a final order of removal only for a period of time deemed reasonably necessary to effectuate their removal.”
“ICE makes every possible effort to remove all final-order aliens within a reasonable period, which the Supreme Court has determined is 180 days. After that period, if the actual removal cannot occur within the reasonably foreseeable future, ICE must release the alien.”
Everyone who does evil hates the light, and will not come into the light for fear that his deeds will be exposed. John 3:20
I heard on FNC and MSNBC (so it must be true) that they and illegals are BOTH natural conservatives and could be easily converted to Republican.
They said all we have to do is provide amnesty and abandon Israel and they will all join the Tea Party..How come we havent tried that yet?
And Invading Barbarians.
” I heard on FNC and MSNBC (so it must be true) that they and illegals are BOTH natural conservatives and could be easily converted to Republican.”
Heck, it they’re anything like the guy I just posted about that’s been arrested 35 times, we can’t even convert them to HUMANS!