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The Term “Anchor Baby” Is a Radical Affront to the Principles of the U.S.A. : Virgil Goode is a Disgrace


Guest Blogger • Sep 06, 2008

By Kyle de Beausset

I’ve come to expect figures like William Gheen of ALIPAC to completely strip an entire subset of people from their humanity with their words. It becomes grating to my ears when an elected official does so. Even more so when they dehumanize the very people they were elected to represent.

Watch the video above to see Republican incumbent Virgil Goode (VA-5th District) debate Democrat challenger Tom Perriello on the “anchor baby situation”. I’ve transcribed a great deal of the video below.

There is so much wrong with what Goode says, but I’m going to try and cut to the heart of it.

To watch video and continue reading, click here – The Term “Anchor Baby” Is a Radical Affront to the Principles of the U.S.A. : Virgil Goode is a Disgrace.

*Originally posted on Citizen Orange

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