No, Middle Eastern refugees can't be compared to Holocaust victims

President Trump has issued a modified version of his previous immigration policy executive order that was stalled a month ago by a lower-level federal judge in the state of Washington.  Mr. Trump has been under relentless attack from those on the left against his efforts to limit immigration from terrorist-producing areas and his call for comprehensive vetting and background checks. Beyond doubt, it is the first and most important duty of a president to protect the lives of a country's citizens, especially where a possibility exists of terrorists being embedded within a particular immigration flow. As the president previously stated, not to strictly enforce our immigration laws is "not compassion, but recklessness." Some are exploiting the Holocaust to promote unrestricted Syrian and other Mideast immigration into this country.  However, it is incorrect to draw a parallel between the Jews who fled Europe in the 1930s, who were, as Jews, specific targets...(Read Full Post)

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