Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is attempting to water-down the history of a people who were kidnapped from their family, culture, possessions and country, and in chains, sold as property and forced into labor.
In 2016, Ben Carson did not say that Obamacare was the worst thing since “involuntary immigrants” — he said “slavery.”
I could go into all of the comparisons between immigrants and what Secretary Carson calls “involuntary immigrants,” but I think that everyone already knows the comparisons, including Ben Carson. I want to address his statement from another perspective — that of this nation’ rule of law.
A definition of “rule of law” is:
“The principle that all people and institutions are subject to and accountable to law that is fairly applied and enforced; the principle of government by law.”
The principal foundation of America’s rule of law is our constitution. Read the rest of this entry