Iowa Representative Steve King has achieved some notoriety for his racist and xenophobic remarks. Now the Republican legislator has crossed another line with a recent tweet stating: “Wilders understands that culture and demographics are our destiny. We can’t restore our civilization with somebody else’s babies.” referencing a tweet about non-Westerners and Muslims.
Wilders understands that culture and demographics are our destiny. We can't restore our civilization with somebody else's babies. https://t.co/4nxLipafWO
— Steve King (@SteveKingIA) March 12, 2017
The tweet was shared in support by none other than white supremacist David Duke:
— David Duke (@DrDavidDuke) March 12, 2017
It’s scary to see our government officials openly advocating such bigotry and xenophobia. However, we have to remember that there are still many people fighting against such vile beliefs in our society.