Kansas Secretary Of State: Immigration Reform Today, Ethnic Cleansing Tomorrow?

“Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, a leader in an anti-immigrant movement, agreed with a caller during his Sunday radio program that it’s possible that a Hispanic majority in the U.S. could conduct an ‘ethnic cleansing.’

Kobach made his remarks in response to a right-wing caller who asked, “What happens, if you know your history, when one culture or one race or one religion overwhelms another culture or race?”

Kobach understood:  the caller was worried about ethnic cleansing.

“What protects us in America from any kind of ethnic cleansing is the rule of law, of course,” Kobach said. “And the rule of law used to be unassailable, used to be taken for granted in America. And now, of course, we have a President who disregards the law when it suits his interests…”

http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article4038339.html#storylink=cpy

http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/barbara-shelly/article4038339.html

One thought on “Kansas Secretary Of State: Immigration Reform Today, Ethnic Cleansing Tomorrow?

  1. Incredible that a major player in Kansas state politics would make such a statement. He might believe that, but it isn’t very productive or responsible to put that idea out for the susceptible gun totting wingnuts that populate states like his and the surrounding red states…!

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