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If you think the Statue of Liberty is only about Europeans, then you need to figure out why she’s got a broken shackle and chain at her feet. Or, for that matter, why she was given to the US largely as a commemoration of the end of slavery, marking an abolitionist triumph.
Ken Cuccinelli: The Statue of Liberty meant Europeans....No one can top my idiotic comments
Steve King: Hold my beer....rape....incest...would we have a population without it....
Ben Shapiro: it's poor people's fault they have to work hard.
GOP: Why do people hate us?
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright responds to Ken Cuccinelli’s rewrite of the Statue of Liberty poem: “I can tell you, I’ve been a refugee twice. I think that it is one of the most un-American things I’ve heard”
So America originally received the Statue of Liberty to celebrate black emancipation from slavery, then changed it to be about welcoming immigrants, and now that more immigrants are black and brown they want to change its meaning again?
The Statue of Liberty is a beacon of freedom for ALL, no exceptions, no matter how any Trump official tries to rewrite history to advance their bigoted views.
On CNN last night, acting USCIS director Cuccinelli said the quiet part loud & explained that Statue of Liberty's “Give me your tired, your poor" sonnet was originally "referring back to people coming from Europe" -- as though the distinction between whites & others is meaningful
Ken Cuccinelli: Statue of Liberty poem refers to people from Europe http://hill.cm/dTfn9Ri
“These guys are just out of their minds. ... They do not understand the importance and responsibility of their jobs,” says presidential candidate Kamala Harris, reacting to Ken Cuccinelli’s comments about the Statue of Liberty and Steve King’s statements about rape and incest.
An updated poem for the Statue of Liberty.
Ken Cuccinelli: "Hey, Steve King, I really screwed up with this whole Statue of Liberty thing. Can you help?"
Steve King: "I got you... Rape & incest get a bad rap... Hey Ben Shapiro, I really screwed up with this rape & incest thing. Can you..."
Ben Shapiro: "I GOT YOU!" https://twitter.com/JasonSCampbell/status/1161679740354387969
The liberal media is relentlessly divisive, this time twisting @KenCuccinelli’s words on CNN to suggest that he’s racist and only wants white immigrants. So unfair - it’s just more #FakeNews! Here's the truth. https://pjmedia.com/trending/fake-news-trump-official-did-not-say-statue-of-liberty-poem-was-only-for-europeans/
"I've been a refugee twice... I think that it is one of the most un-American things that I’ve ever heard."http://hill.cm/rK7OFGD
My favorite story to tell is that the Statue of Liberty was actually a gift for egypt and egypt didn’t want it so the French gave it to the Americans but it’s still modeled after an Egyptian woman
So long as we're accepting updates to the Statue of Liberty poem, I have one:
Give me your tired, your poor.
And in exchange, we will give you Ken Cuccinelli
And in conclusion, may I please remind you it does not say R.S.V.P. on the Statue of Liberty.
It’s astonishing how much more reverence libs suddenly have for a fundraiser poem added to the Statue of Liberty than they have for the Constitution and federal immigration law
Newsflash for #openbordersinc : Emma Lazarus was not a Founding Father and her poem is not law. Also, this: https://www.conservativereview.com/news/statue-liberty-poem-means-exact-opposite-immigrant-welfare-advocates-think/
The left is debating how best to provide universal healthcare and tackle climate change.
The right is debating about a whites-only Statue of Liberty and the pros and cons of incest and rape.
But it's the left that's radical?
Is NOTHING sacred? What's next -- the Statue of Liberty holding a Big Mac instead of a torch?