Amnesty Harms Black Americans More Than Bad Cops or Profiling

Monday’s Washington Times had a front-page article titled, “Illegals taking jobs from blacks, driving down domestic wages,” which provides an overview of how low-skilled citizens are being displaced and disadvantaged by the open-border policies of the black President.

Amnesty is tremendously cruel to Obama’s most loyal boosters, who are proud of seeing a black man in the White House. Blacks’ hyper-loyalty to Obama makes them an easy doormat, while the President provides his illegal alien recruits with work permits so they can displace American workers, many of whom are black. Obama’s reckless amnesty occurs in an economy where the real unemployment rate, the U-6, is over 11 percent.

A few decades ago, a young person could go from high school graduation straight to a job in a local factory with decent wages that would support a family. That America was destroyed by outsourcing of whole industries to cheap labor countries in Asia and south of the border. The jobs that couldn’t be exported, like meatpacking, were filled by foreign workers of various legality, who were happy to be exploited in the US because they were better off than at home.

Many young blacks are angry at what America is offering them, but wrongly focus on immediate problems like alleged police misconduct — a meme that has been promoted by billionaire leftwinger George Soros who spent $33 million to stir up trouble in Ferguson. Nobody has told them that decades of economic globalization — outsourcing, mass immigration and now automation — have gutted jobs for blue-collar Americans of all races.

Too bad black Americans’ hero in the White House is one of the worst problems they have.

Interestingly, the online headline was rather different from the print one noted above. Perhaps the online is meant to be more timely and reflect the situation of violence in Baltimore.

Obama amnesty greater threat to blacks than police brutality, experts say, By Kellan Howell, Washington Times, April 26, 2015

Illegal immigrants flood low-skilled labor markets once dominated by blacks, depress wages

Economic and civil rights experts say increased immigration spurred by President Obama’s executive orders poses a bigger threat to the black community than police brutality or racial profiling, which have sparked protests in black communities across the country.

“It’s a bigger threat to black livelihood,” Peter Kirsanow, a member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, said, adding that illegal immigration “dwarfs” the more inflammatory issues of police brutality, saying, “When you look at the hundreds of thousands of blacks thrown out of work over the years as a result of the competitive pressure the downstream effects are profound.”

The number of unemployed black workers in the U.S. is soaring, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Over 12.2 million black people of working age were not in the labor force in March, meaning they had neither been employed nor actively sought a job for at least four weeks.

The labor force participation rate for black men ages 20 and older is more than 5 percentage points lower than it is for white men, and for those in the labor force, the black unemployment rate is more than double the white unemployment rate, at 10.1 percent versus 4.7 percent.

Loosened immigration policy will only compound the problem.

As more illegal immigrants enter the U.S., encouraged by the president’s sweeping executive actions, they flood low-skilled labor markets once dominated by blacks, which ultimately decreases wages and increases job competition for low-skilled black workers, said Mr. Kirsanow.

“The long-term, large-scale flow of immigration into the United States has worked to erode both the wages and employment prospects of African-American workers,” said Sen. Jeff Sessions, Alabama Republican and chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee subcommittee on Immigration and the National Interests, in a statement to The Times. Continue reading this article

Taxpayers Footing the Bill for Terrorist Tsarnaev Family’s Travel

The wretched terror clan of Dagestan is being well taken care of by our tax dollars so they can plead for a softer sentence on behalf of the jihadist murderer Dzhokhar. He was recently found guilty on all counts in federal court of setting off the bombs in the 2013 Boston Marathon attack, and now the trial moves to the penalty phase, where excuses are made.

When the entire Tsarnaev gaggle resided in the United States, they got a pile of welfare benefits and the kids attended the best schools. They are a case study in how not to treat hostile Muslims, in particular not admitting them to the country in the first place. In addition, Muslims regard welfare as jizya, the tax which Muslims charge infidels to allow them to live in Islam nations. Now the Tsarnaevs are getting still more of our money.

Boston radio host Howie Carr appeared on Fox News Sunday morning to explain the deluxe treatment the jihadist crime family are receiving from the unwilling taxpayer.

The court has been very generous generous to the perp crew, but not so much toward the American citizen victims, many of whom were left without limbs in the bombing and could have used some help in getting to the trial.

Survivors outraged after learning Tsarnaev’s family’s trip to US paid for with American tax dollars, Fox News Boston, April 24, 2015

BOSTON ( — The family of the convicted marathon bomber is in America, on your tax dollars, and survivors are outraged after learning the news.

As of Thursday, family members of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have been staying at the Hampton Inn in Revere under very tight security, just one of the things tax dollars are paying for. FOX25’s Sharman Sacchetti investigated how much this trip is costing you.

Sources say these family members are being called as witnesses and not only that, at least three agencies are working around the clock to protect and transport them. This is all part of the defense team’s strategy to save Tsarnaev. While it’s unclear when their flight started, we know the last part of it came through Amsterdam and landed at Logan Airport and cost nearly $2,500 per person.

The cost to put them up at the Hampton Inn at the government rate: almost $200 per night, per person. And a source says at least three agencies, the FBI, US Marshal’s and Revere Police are involved in constant protection.

“I think you’re probably talking about $100,000 plus in that neighborhood in terms of security and out of pocket costs associated with travel,” former US attorney Michael Sullivan said.

And that’s just for this trip. Continue reading this article

‘Highly Creative Professionals’ Needn’t Worry about Smart Machine Replacement

Fortune magazine has an article reassuring tippy top inventive people that a robot won’t take their jobs. In particular, if someone’s work requires creativity then they are probably secure. It’s the last century jobs using repetition that are at risk — from welder to librarian.

Below, auto manufacturing once supplied millions of middle class jobs for Americans. Now, outsourcing and robotics have slashed that employment opportunity.

Fortune’s forecast is fine for MIT wiz kids, but what about everybody else? People get angry when they cannot earn a living and they feel society is stacked against them. The current unrest in places like Ferguson about alleged police misconduct couldn’t happen if young people were employed and had hope for their futures.

One thing is certain: America doesn’t need to import millions of immigrant workers to deal with a mythical future labor shortage caused by boomers’ retirement. Robots, automation and computers will take up the slack — and then some.

‘Highly creative’ professionals won’t lose their jobs to robots, study finds, Fortune, By Erik Sherman, April 22, 2015

A University of Oxford study finds that there are some things that a robot won’t be able to do. Unfortunately, these gigs don’t pay all that well.

Many people are in “robot overlord denial,” according to a recent online poll run by jobs board They think computers could not replace them at work. Sadly, most are probably wrong.

University of Oxford researchers Carl Benedikt Frey and Michael Osborne estimated in 2013 that 47% of total U.S. jobs could be automated by 2033. The combination of robotics, automation, artificial intelligence, and machine learning is so powerful that some white collar workers are already being replaced — and we’re talking journalists, lawyers, doctors, and financial analysts, not the person who used to file all the incoming faxes.

But there’s hope, at least for some. According to an advanced copy of a new report that U.K. non-profit Nesta sent to Fortune, 21% of US employment requires people to be “highly creative.” Of them, 86% (18% of the total workforce) are at low or no risk from automation. In the U.K., 87% of those in creative fields

“Artists, musicians, computer programmers, architects, advertising specialists … there’s a very wide range of creative occupations,” said report co-author Hasan Bakhshi, director of creative economy at Nesta, to Fortune. Some other types would be financial managers, judges, management consultants, and IT managers. “Those jobs have a very high degree of resistance to automation.” Continue reading this article

Obama: Importing the Third World and Giving Them Deluxe Refugee Benefits

The Senate Immigration Committee held a hearing on Thursday titled, Eroding the Law and Diverting Taxpayer Resources: An Examination of the Administration’s Central American Minors Refugee/Parole Program. Chair Jeff Sessions used the forum to sort through the radical changes made unilaterally by the administration regarding thousands of illegal aliens flooding north from Central America.

The upshot is the Obama administration is opening the border to huge numbers of backward Third Worlders who will need lots of government freebies to survive and will gratefully vote Democrat in the future.

One of the experts testifying at the hearing was Jessica Vaughan of the Center for Immigration Studies, and she appeared Friday on Fox News with Neil Cavuto:

VAUGHAN: What the administration is doing is two things: first, in order to justify admitting huge numbers of folks from Central America, a lot of them are kids, they’ve basically unilaterally changed the definition of who is a refugee to cover people who live in very violent places where maybe a criminal organization goes around threatening people or if women suffered domestic violence at the hands of their husbands. They’re even saying female single heads of households can qualify the same as somebody who is persecuted for their religious beliefs and allowing them to come into the country and immediately qualify for the huge array of services and benefits. . . Continue reading this article

Strawberry Picker Robot Is Coming to Fields

For years, immigration restrictionists were met with the question, “But who will pick the strawberries?!”

Now the modern answer is here: “Agricultural robots will pick the berries.” The new ag bots can discern ripe strawberries from green and pick them without damage.

Mexicans are so 20th century. Plus they are humans who want water, lunch and rest breaks. Smart machines have no such demands.

The Wall Street Journal report below claims the border is now more secure, causing farm labor shortages, which is crap. The border hasn’t been so wide open in decades — children are breaking in by the thousands. And farmworker visas are available in unlimited numbers.

Anyway, the point about automation is well made.

No wonder Obama is in such a hurry to overwhelm traditional America with freebie-loving hispanics from the Third World. The universe of plentiful jobs for low-skilled cheap foreign labor is ending.

Robots Step Into New Planting, Harvesting Roles, Wall Street Journal, April 23, 2015

Labor shortage spurs farmers to use robots for handling delicate tasks in the fresh-produce industry

OXNARD, Calif.—A 14-arm, automated harvester recently wheeled through rows of strawberry plants here, illustrating an emerging solution to one of the produce industry’s most pressing problems: a shortfall of farmhands.

Harnessing high-powered computing, color sensors and small metal baskets attached to the robotic arms, the machine gently plucked ripe strawberries from below deep-green leaves, while mostly ignoring unripe fruit nearby.

Such tasks have long required the trained discernment and backbreaking effort of tens of thousands of relatively low-paid workers. But technological advances are making it possible for robots to handle the job, just as a shrinking supply of available fruit pickers has made the technology more financially attractive.

“It’s no longer a problem of how much does a strawberry harvester cost,” said Juan Bravo, inventor of Agrobot, the picking machine. “Now it’s about how much does it cost to leave a field unpicked, and that’s a lot more expensive.”

The Agrobot costs about $100,000 and Mr. Bravo has a second, larger prototype in development. Other devices similarly are starting to assume delicate tasks in different parts of the fresh-produce industry, from planting vegetable seedlings to harvesting lettuce to transplanting roses.

Farmers of corn and other commodity crops decades ago replaced most of their workers with giant combines and other machines that can quickly cut and gather grain used for animal feed, food ingredients and ethanol. But growers of produce and plants have largely stuck with human pickers—partly to avoid maladroit machines marring the blemish-free appearance of items that consumers see on store shelves. Continue reading this article

USCIS Admits Approving Known Gangsters for DACA Amnesty

Earlier this year, it became known that accused mass murderer Emmanuel Jesus Rangel-Hernandez was a DACA recipient despite having recognized gangster affiliation. (See my blog, Known Gang Member and Accused Killer Was Amnesty Recipient.)

Below, one alleged victim of Rangel-Hernandez was a contestant in the TV show America’s Top Model, Mirjana Puhar.

This week the USCIS admitted to Senator Grassley (who has been a leader in uncovering this scandal) that the agency had indeed done insufficient investigation about Rangel-Hernandez and others.

No surprise there. News reports have found that the Obama preference for his executive DACA amnesty is rapid processing of applications, not detecting and rejecting dangerous criminals. In December, Washington Times reporter Stephen Dinan noted, “Of the thousand or so positions they’ve advertised, only seven of them are actually fraud detection staff.”

On Thursday, Don Rosenberg appeared on the Fox morning show to express his distrust of the administration’s screening of illegal aliens. He has been an advocate for the public safety of citizens since his son was killed by an illegal alien in 2010. He knows very well that illegal immigration is not a victimless crime.

STEVE DOOCY: Our next guest’s son was killed by an illegal in a car crash back in 2010, and he says this was no mistake. . . . You say the government did not make a mistake here, did they?

ROSENBERG: They have a policy right now and it’s actually been going on for years, to try to keep as many of these people in the country as they possibly can, and I’m not buying that it’s a mistake, a matter of fact they lie constantly. It’s a mistake when they tell the truth. . . .

When you talk about a background check, how do you do a background check on somebody, you have no idea who he is, you have no idea where they came from, but you’re going to do a background check? You don’t know what they did in their country of origin, and here’s a case, a perfect example of that because it wasn’t just this guy, they’re admitting to at least 20 others.

Below, Don Rosenberg with a photo of Drew, his son who was killed by an unlicensed illegal alien alien driver.

Among the new news about the Rangel-Hernandez case is the fact that there are 20 more gangsters awarded DACA by the government: that action is not a mistake, it’s a pattern. Another example: the feds released released 30,558 criminal aliens in fiscal year 2014, following the 36,007 criminals it released the previous year. Public safety doesn’t even rank as an afterthought to this administration.

Obama gives amnesty to known gang member, ‘Top Model’ murder suspect, By Stephen Dinan, Washington Times, April 21, 2015

20 other suspected gang affiliates get admin’s approval

The man accused of murdering a former contestant on “America’s Next Top Model” was already a known gang member when he was approved for President Obama’s amnesty for so-called Dreamers, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee revealed Tuesday.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, the agency charged with approving amnesty applications, admitted it broke its own rules in approving the gang member for tentative legal status, agency chief Leon Rodriguez said in a letter to Sen. Charles E. Grassley.

“Based on standard procedures and processes in place at the time, the [deferred action] request and related employment authorization should not have been approved,” Mr. Rodriguez said in admitting his agency’s catastrophic error in approving Emmanuel Jesus Rangel-Hernandez.

Mr. Rodriguez said Mr. Rangel’s immigrant’s status was revoked March 5 — but that was a month after he’d already been arrested by police and accused of killing Mirjana Puhar, a contestant last year on the “Top Model” program, and three others.

The admissions are a serious black eye for Mr. Obama’s amnesty program, which the president has insisted would allow generally law-abiding illegal immigrants to live and work without fear, while weeding out serious criminals.

USCIS admitted in its letter to Mr. Grassley that another 20 immigrants with potential gang ties have also been approved, and officers are now going back and trying to figure out whether rules were broken in those cases as well. Mr. Rodriguez said his officers will also face retraining so they know which applications to deny.

But Mr. Grassley said the approvals exposed the holes with the amnesty, which Mr. Obama announced in 2012 and which has approved more than 600,000 Dreamers for tentative legal status under his program, officially known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA.

“It’s no secret that USCIS staff is under intense pressure to approve every DACA application that comes across their desk, and based on this information, it’s clear that adequate protocols are not in place to protect public safety,” Mr. Grassley said. “The fact is that this tragedy could have been avoided if the agency had a zero tolerance policy with regard to criminal aliens and gang members.” Continue reading this article

Census: Proportion of Immigrants in America Is Approaching Record High

The replacement of traditional American people continues briskly, according to Census projections out to 2060. In the near term, the US population will reach a record high percentage of immigrants in 2023, just eight years from today.

The Center for Immigration Studies issued an analysis of the Census report which includes the chart below:


The 13-page Census report, titled Projections of the Size and Composition of the U.S. Population: 2014 to 2060, contains a graph showing the total population as well as the foreigner component. Note that the government demographers estimate an additional 100 million residents in just 45 years.


The future America planned by elites will be more crowded and therefore regulated, because order must be enforced to prevent chaos among the increasingly diverse population. Plus, Americans will experience more pavement,  less open space and more water shortages. It sounds stressful, but Happy Belated Earth Day anyway!

And there will be plenty of cheap workers, not that they will be needed, given the revolutionary levels of automation and robotics now taking place in US workplaces.

Immigrant Population to Hit Highest Percentage Ever in 8 Years, Center for Immigration Studies, April 2015

U.S. Census Bureau: 1 in 7 U.S. residents will be foreign-born

While they did not receive much attention when they were released last month, new projections from the Census Bureau show the enormous impact of immigration on the U.S. population. For the first time, the Bureau projected the future size of the immigrant (foreign-born) population and found that by 2023 immigrants will account for more than one in seven U.S. residents (51 million) — the largest share ever recorded in American history. Driven largely by legal immigration, not illegal immigration, the immigrant population will grow to nearly one in five U.S. residents (78 million) by 2060, the Bureau projects. The total U.S. population will grow to almost 417 million — 108 million more than in 2010. Continue reading this article

Rev. Franklin Graham Says Halt Muslim Immigration

It’s a welcome change to see a major religious figure take a sensible view about America’s enemies, who in this case happen to self-identify as belonging to a certain religion. In comparison, the pope wants Europe to “do more” to rescue illegal alien boat people headed north from Africa, even though many are Muslims, not a small number of whom have vowed to wage war on Rome and the Christians.

On April 20, Rev. Graham wrote about the Islam threat on his Facebook page:

Each day’s news seems to reveal new horrors from militant Islam. Can it be that the world is no longer as shocked by Christians having their heads cut off and then ISIS proudly promoting this on video? We should continue to be horrified and nauseated. We should make sure our government and the current administration recognizes Islam for the danger it is, and that they are doing all they can to work against it. Our government needs to: (1) Immediately look at immigration reform to halt all immigration of Muslims from countries that have active terrorist cells—the threat this poses to our nation is huge and could end up costing thousands of lives in the future if we don’t act now. And (2) Take immediate military action to defeat ISIS. The influence of radical Islam is spreading, not diminishing. I urge you to contact your senators and representatives in Congress to express your concern and outrage—and ask them to take action. SHARE this if you agree, and continue to pray for Christians living in the midst of this threat around the world. I will be talking about this issue on Fox News Channel’s The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson live at 2:00 today, so tune in to hear more.

Here’s a clip of that Fox News interview:

GRAHAM: We have to stop allowing the immigration of Muslims into this country who come from countries with active terror cells. So I’m calling for the halt to all immigration of Muslims to this country if they come from a country that has Islamic terror cells. . . You just can’t allow people to keep coming from those countries that are going to bring terrorism into this nation, so you’re going to have to just halt immigration until ISIS is defeated, and if we don’t do that we’re going to have a huge problem like we’re seeing right now in Minnesota.

America and the West are in a war for civilization against the Muslim barbarians. During a time of war, a prudent nation does not admit members of the enemy tribe inside the gates. Even Democrat Franklin Roosevelt did not allow fascist immigration during WWII.

The poet Robert Frost once remarked, “A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel.”

These days, a liberal is a person too broadminded to take his own side in a war, and bullies others to feel likewise in the name of diversity.

US Attorney Says Minnesota’s Terror Recruitment Problem Is Unconnected to Somali Immigration

On Monday, the government announced the arrest of several young Somalis determined to reach the ISIS territory in the Middle East. The arrests were the result of a months-long investigation.

Below, four of the six Somalis who planned on killing infidels for allah.


The presser was run by the US Attorney for Minnesota, Andrew Luger, and he described some interesting parameters of what the case was and was not:

“We have a terror-recruiting problem in Minnesota,” Luger said. “The problem will not go away unless we address it head-on. It’s not a Somali problem, it’s not an immigrant problem. It’s our problem. It’s a Minnesota problem.

Islamic jihad was not a common career path among young Minnesota-residing men before Washington began to import Somalis in large numbers. More than 100,000 Somalis now reside in the US, and they have arguably been the least successful immigrant group in adjusting to life in US society. Their rejection of American values has appeared in a wide assortment of anti-social activity, including criminal gangs, a penchant for pursuing murderous jihad, racist attacks against white Americans, violent assaults videotaped for Youtube, demands for free halal food, and a culture of violence.

Yet the US Attorney asserts that Minnesota is at fault.

In fact, he should blame the diversity ideology which claims that all cultures are morally equal and all foreigners can assimilate successfully.

A Minnesota report emphasized the Somali “community” reaction to the court scene.

6 From Minnesota Charged With Trying To Join Islamic State, CBS Local News, April 20, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP/WCCO) — Six young Minnesota men have been charged with terrorism, accused of traveling or attempting to travel to Syria to join ISIS.

The indictment said the men were recruited by another young Minnesotan who has been with ISIS for more than a year.

The six, whom authorities described as friends who met secretly to plan their travels, are accused of conspiracy to provide material support and attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization. The complaint says the men planned to reach Syria by flying to nearby countries from Minneapolis, San Diego or New York City, and lied to federal investigators when they were stopped.

Four of the men were arrested Sunday in Minneapolis and two were arrested in San Diego.

Charged are Mohamed Abdihamid Farah, 21; Adnan Abdihamid Farah, 19; Abdurahman Yasin Daud, 21; Zacharia Yusuf Abdurahman, 19; Hanad Mustafe Musse, 19; and Guled Ali Omar, 20.

At least fifty members of the Somali community — some of them family members of the young men — arrived in federal court for the hearing Monday afternoon.

The four defendants, including Hanad Musse and Adnan Farah, appeared briefly — all were given public defenders . They are all charged with conspiring to leave the country to join ISIS.

They tried repeatedly to leave the country but were stopped from boarding planes in New York and the Twin Cities. Continue reading this article

Texas Border Photos Show Worsening Anarchy in a Dangerous World

It’s been an interesting week in American border non-security. News came out a few days ago that ISIS was running a camp in Mexico just eight miles south of the US, according to Judicial Watch:

Islamic State operating in Mexico just 8 miles from U.S. border: report, Washington Times, April 14, 2015

[. . .] Judicial Watch sources said that “coyotes” working for the notorious Juarez Cartel are smuggling Islamic State terrorists across the U.S. border between the New Mexico cities of Santa Teresa and Sunland Park, as well as “through the porous border between Acala and Fort Hancock, Texas.” [. . .]

Why wouldn’t ISIS operate a base in Mexico, given the disinterest in border security decreed by the Obama administration? Next thing, the jihadists will be opening an office on K Street in Washington to lobby Democrats more easily.

More recently, photos have appeared showing drugs and guns being transported north — it looks too easy to be called “smuggling” — like they were going from Sacramento to Fresno. The cameras have been placed by the Texas Department of Public Safety’s Operation Drawbridge which was responsible for more than 29,300 apprehensions and 88,400 pounds of drugs being seized in 2014.


On Saturday, Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appeared on Fox News with Tucker Carlson to discuss the border situation:

CARLSON: The video doesn’t lie: people seem to move unimpeded across the border with drugs and guns.

FITTON: Well that’s right and a lot of these folks also help illegal aliens come here and they rely on the distraction of bringing those people up often allow them to do this other activity and they often force these other illegal aliens to carry the drugs for them, but what it exposes is the lack of security on the border.

I’m glad these cameras are there to demonstrate what’s happening. I’m sure there’s a good law enforcement purpose, but your viewers should know there’s really no fence of much significance on the border. They have only 37 miles of the sort of fencing you would understand to prohibit people from crossing. The rest is just vehicle barriers and things that can be stepped over. It’s a real crisis on the border — it’s unsecured. We hear about ISIS in Australia, in Kansas and Ohio, but we’re supposed to pretend that it’s not in Mexico potentially. . . The drugs, the guns, the national security threat is a real issue there.

Apparently Texas authorities are hoping that embarrassing the feds will force them to become more responsible about protecting the country.

Shocking Images Released by Authorities in Texas Show Individuals Cross Border With Drugs, Guns, The Blaze, April 17, 2015

The Texas Department of Public Safety released images this week showing individuals walk across the southern border at night — in many cases carrying drugs or firearms.

The pictures were captured by a network of motion-detection cameras placed on the Texas-Mexico border as part of a program in collaboration with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection called Operation Drawbridge.

Authorities say the program was responsible for more than 29,300 apprehensions and the seizure of 88,400 pounds of drugs in 2014.

“These results represent a significant impact in the effort to combat Mexican cartel smuggling operations,” the Texas DPS said in a statement.

Authorities in Texas say they don’t have the manpower to blanket the entire southern border with personal. Instead, they rely on Operation Drawbridge cameras to alert them to individuals crossing the border. Law enforcement is then deployed to the scene. Continue reading this article

South Africa Seeks Help to Put Down Anti-Immigration Riots

Excessive immigration can usually muddle through as long as the jobs economy doesn’t tank. But when employment disappears, then jobless locals begin to notice the cheapie foreign workers. That scenario seems to be the case in South Africa, where several persons have been killed in anti-immigration rioting across the country over the last couple weeks. Most of the immigrants apparently are other Africans.

Below, South Africans rough up a foreign cabbie in an instance of black-on-black xenophobia. (See Daily Mail coverage for photos of machete diversity.)


The deadly violence going on is regrettable, but humans are normally tribal beings by nature, and sometimes the us-versus-them urge gets ugly.

In 2011, the IPSOS pollsters asked citizens of a number of countries whether they thought that there were too many immigrants. Two-thirds of South Africans agreed with that statement.

It’s odd that many governments let such predictable time bombs grow and fester, but they do. Now the political leaders of South Africa must deal with widespread rioting over weeks: their response is to ask for help from outside. Note that the immigrants have formed up into vigilante groups and armed themselves with machetes.

South Africa seeks diplomatic support to defeat anti-immigrant unrest, Reuters, April 17, 2015

South Africa sought diplomatic support from countries across the continent on Friday to defeat the “demon” of anti-immigrant violence in which at least four people have been killed over the past fortnight.

Foreign nationals have complained that the South African police are failing to protect them, raising the prospect of a row between Pretoria and its neighbors, as well as stirring hostility to South Africans working abroad.

The unrest, which began in the port town of Durban, has spread to Johannesburg where police fired rubber bullets and a stun grenade on Friday to end a stand-off between South Africans and an immigrant vigilante group armed with machetes.

“We believe that working together we can defeat this demon,” South African Foreign Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane told reporters after meeting African diplomats in Pretoria. “We all have to nip this in the bud.”

However, the Malawian government has hired buses to repatriate 500 of its nationals, Information Minister Kondwani Nankhumwa said on Friday. He urged South Africa to provide greater protection for immigrants, echoing demands from China and the African Union.

Kenya and some other African governments have also offered to evacuate any of their citizens who feel threatened, while local people in neighboring Mozambique temporarily blocked a road leading to the South African frontier on Friday in protest.

Chadian Ambassador Mahamoud Adam Bachir told Reuters the Pretoria meeting had helped to alleviate some safety concerns. “It went better than expected. We were assured of the security of our nationals,” he said.

South Africa, with a population of about 50 million, is home to an estimated 5 million immigrants, from countries including Somalia, Ethiopia, Zimbabwe and Malawi, and from further afield, including China and Pakistan. Many own shops or sell wares as informal hawkers on street corners or in markets. Continue reading this article

Muslims Murder 15 Christians on Boat to Europe

It’s spring on the Mediterranean and that means thousands of Africans and Middle Easterners are boarding rickety boats to reach Europe, where they expect to be welcomed and treated generously. The Associated Press reported on April 14 that “more than 7,000 migrants have been plucked from the Mediterranean in the last four days.” Furthermore:

More than 280,000 people entered the European Union illegally last year. Many came from Syria, Eritrea and Somalia and made the perilous sea journey from conflict-torn Libya.


But even during the attempted escape to a better life, the common Muslim urge to murder infidels couldn’t be suppressed, and allah’s gangsters had to kill 15 non-Muslims because they were Christians.

Didn’t the killers understand that they were headed for a continent of cultures based on Christian principles? How did they expect to get along? The killers are just an extreme example of the diverse barbarians headed north to overwhelm Europe. Africa is home to over a billion people — why wouldn’t a hundred million or more leave for the freebies of Europe’s social welfare societies?

By not blocking the thousands of boaters (as the Australians wisely do), Europe is training Africans to keep coming.

Police: Muslim migrants threw Christians overboard, USA Today, April 16, 2015

Italian police arrested 15 Muslim migrants who survivors said tossed 12 Christians from a boat during a recent Mediterranean crossing attempt. In a separate incident, 41 migrants were feared drowned as the situation in the region intensifies.

The Muslim migrants involved in the clash with Christians were arrested in the Sicilian city of Palmero and charged with “multiple aggravated murder motivated by religious hate,” police said in a statement Thursday, according to the BBC. The victims were from Nigeria and Ghana. The suspects were from Ivory Coast, Mali and Senegal.

Police learned of the incident through interviews with survivors, who said they boarded a rubber boat Tuesday off the Libyan coast with 105 passengers aboard, the Associated Press reported. The surviving Christians were able to remain onboard only by forming a “human chain” to resist the assault, police said. Continue reading this article

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