In a major speech on immigration and fighting ISIS, Donald Trump said that he would set up a system of “extreme vetting” for immigrants who wish to enter the United States. This would include an ideological test to measure the extent to which the immigrant agrees with American values. These will include belief in gay rights.
The tests will also require belief in gender equality, tolerance, and pluralism.
Notice the shift in what “American values” means. So all Americans throughout our history, including the founders of the nation, before the recent rise of feminism and the gay rights era, did not have “American values.”
Then consider: Would Donald Trump let you get into the country? [Read more…]