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News :: Race
Racist Schwarzenegger, the Fascist: "Keep those brown people OUT!"
20 Apr 2005
Schwarzenegger, an immigrant himself, wants the US to close the border to Mexico to keep "those people" from coming across. (I say, haul the fascist's ass to Tijuana, stip him naked, and dump him the Tijuana river).
"Close the borders in California and all across Mexico and in the United States," Schwarzenegger said Tuesday at the annual meeting of the Newspaper Association of America. "Because I think it is just unfair to have all those people coming across, have the borders open the way it is, and have this kind of lax situation."

The Republican governor also suggested exploring several policy proposals aimed at addressing the immigration crisis, including President Bush's proposed guest worker program and legislation sponsored by Sens. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Edward Kennedy, D-Mass., to pave the way for undocumented workers already living in the United States to attain legal status.

"This is a very important debate. I think it's necessary that we solve the problems rather than try to run the other way. It's a hot issue," Schwarzenegger said.

Schwarzenegger's remarks were later clarified by his spokeswoman, Margita Thompson, who said the governor supports greater security along the nation's borders but was not calling for the borders to be completely closed.

"The governor has talked before about the need to ensure that immigrants are put on a path toward fully participating in California's economy," Thompson said. "But he feels they need to enter the country the right way, and must not undermine important security issues. He feels that the border needs to be secure."

It's not the first time Schwarzenegger, who emigrated to the United States from Austria as a young man, has become entangled in the emotional debate surrounding illegal immigration. During the recall election, Schwarzenegger was repeatedly asked to explain why he had voted for Proposition 187, a 1994 ballot measure to deny many basic services to illegal immigrants. And shortly after entering office, he derailed a law passed and signed by former Democratic Gov. Gray Davis that would have allowed illegal immigrants to apply for drivers licenses.

In February, Schwarzenegger endorsed Congressional legislation authorizing the construction of a fence along California's border with Mexico. The proposal has sparked opposition from the state's Coastal Commission, as well as many environmentalists and Democrats.

In a statement, Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez, D-Los Angeles, said Schwarzenegger's comments reflected badly on the state's "productive" relationship with Mexico.

"The Governor should ratchet down his rhetoric and retreat from this narrow-minded approach to immigration policy," Nunez said. "Closing our borders to commerce and culture is an idea that comes from political extremists, not rational policy-makers."
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Re: Racist Schwarzenegger, the Fascist: "Keep those brown people OUT!"
20 Apr 2005
Cute title, but I am surprised the Boston Media supports these types of racist comments on its site.
Yes, we must all conform and not mock Herr Schwarzenegger
20 Apr 2005
Calling people who are brown, "brown" is DEFINITELY racist. It's even worse when you mock a racist when doing it. Silly poster, he should have remembered that John Martin's accusatory and wagging finger is about. Let's not be creative. Matters such as the racist nature of our fascist leaders should be stepped around lightly. After all, the pale faces and Pasty Ivory Guys (PIGs) around us might be offended if we TELL IT LIKE IT IS.
Re: Social dreamers, the Fascists: "Keep those brown people OUT!"
20 Apr 2005
The pro-illegal contingent always forgets that there are Americans living in our country already. To them the world is an abstract, not a real geospace, and their priorities are set by the bleeding heart, and not by any sense of practicality whatsoever.

Thankfully most decisions on this matter are not being made by a) illegals, b) adolescents, c) utopian dreamers.

I add that the rightful born and naturalized citizens of the united states (see constitution), that is the extreme majority, have no intention of learning spanish, or paying 33% taxes to finance this large leak in the social services bucket to thrive as citizens.
Re: Racist Schwarzenegger, the Fascist: "Keep those brown people OUT!"
20 Apr 2005
I agree with the young troll, anti-fascist, that The "Guv" should ratchet down the rhetoric. However, I think he should put his money where his mouth is. He could start by ordering all cities and municipalities to provide the barest of bones essential services as ordered by the courts or federal laws. Otherwise, any resident, legal or otherwise, would have to show proof of legal stay (that is what they call it in Mexico) to access taxpayer funded services. If you tear it (the freebies) down, they will leave.
Arnold was legal
21 Apr 2005
The difference is that Arnold came here legally.
Re: Racist Schwarzenegger, the Fascist: "Keep those brown people OUT!"
21 Apr 2005
freetrade = good?
free people = bad?