Category: immigration

Trump wants to dim Lady Liberty's lamp. Another norm torched.   The Statue of Liberty, long we’ve been told, Welcomes the poor and those left in the cold. But Trump wants to change it To something quite strange; it Now will invite only those who have gold.

A robust economy, Mr. Trump, unlike charity, does not cover a multitude of sins

“And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins.”  I Peter 4:8   The economy hums like it hasn’t for ages And Trump says he will fix the bad  trade deals in stages And the border keep strong. Still it’s morally wrong To tear families apart and... Read more »

Trump has fueled an humanitarian crisis on the Mexican border

      He routinely will lie when he’s moving his lips And Obama and Hillary constantly rips. Now the thug has the gall In pursuit of his wall To use innocent children as bargaining chips.

Someone should tell Jeff Sessions about the wall between Church and State

“Attorney General Jeff Sessions defended the Trump administration’s policy of separating immigrant children from their families at the border this week by citing a passage from the Apostle Paul’s epistle to the Romans: ‘I would cite you to the Apostle Paul and his clear and wise command in Romans 13, to obey the laws of... Read more »

Donald Trump: A life-threatening toxin in our body politic

    What did we do to deserve to be cursed With a president who is the worst of the worst? He was duly elected But now us has infected With a pernicious boil that Bob Mueller must burst.    

The Dreamers should get what they deserve: a pathway to citizenship

    “Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!” [Emma Lazarus]   Let’s welcome the dreamers who come from all places No matter their rank or the... Read more »

Trump's decision on DACA: The Big Tease

  The president says that  he loves all the Dreamers. Yet he’s letting them hang on a limb. Let’s hope that he does the right thing for all them Or why should they ever love him?  

Trump's stats so far

  As Trump comes to his 100-day mark, He has hit nothing out of the park. Of the things he’s been bragging About?  They are lagging, And it’s clear his bite’s less than his bark.  

The cognitive dissonance of Trump's Syrian and Immigration policies

  Trump says TV pictures were too hard to view. Of dead Syrian children: the world agreed too. Despite  calls to protect them Trump wants  to reject them But what harm can a mother and child ever do?    

Trump signs away Truth and Justice

  Once again Trump has signed an executive order Ceasing Syrian refugees crossing our border. This he pledged when he ran Which he won’t call a ban, But he suffers, of course, from a liar’s disorder.