Do Democrats seriously think they can get away with this spin on the migrant caravan?
The mess at the southern border has given Democrats an excuse to be even more sanctimoniously obnoxious than usual.
Cruelty is not strength.
— Brian Schatz (@brianschatz) November 26, 2018
Apparently defending our borders constitutes cruelty now. Maybe the Democrats should pipe down a bit until they figure out this whole words-have-meaning thing:
And seeking asylum is not a crime. https://t.co/Ro7YzkGrwm
— The Democrats (@TheDemocrats) November 27, 2018
Except that’s not really what the leaders of the migrant caravan are doing, is it? The migrants were offered asylum in Mexico — not to mention shelter, medical attention, schooling, and jobs — and rejected it in favor of attempting to storm our southern border though violent means. Last time we checked, that kind of behavior was considered criminal.
If you use rocks to attempt to harm officers as part of your path, yes, yes it is a crime.
— reality 🏳️🌈 (@landshark805) November 27, 2018
Throwing rocks and crossing a border that you are not a citizen of is.
— Necro C (@NecroC) November 27, 2018
Storming the boarder is though.
No one's being tear gassed for filling out asylum papers.
— Stephen Delucchi (@StephenDelucchi) November 27, 2018
Illegally entering our country without first having approval is a crime.
— Tim (@Tim42382232) November 27, 2018
If it’s done legally and not by breaking down a border fence to enter.
— Influence Strategies (@Influenstrategy) November 27, 2018
After illegally crossing the border and refusing asylum when previously offered, it is
— Bloodred Banner ❌ (@BannerBloodred) November 27, 2018
But Democrats have never been the kind to let inconvenient truths get in the way of their emotionally charged narratives … why would they change now?