Conservative commentator Michelle Malkin has recently caught flak for standing with America First advocates.
In recent weeks, America First supporters, colloquially known as “Groypers”, have asked young conservative leaders controversial questions concerning the realities of demographic shift and declining public morality in America.
In typical fashion, they have been dismissed as “racist” and “reactionary” not just by the Left but many figures on the Right.
Malkin was one of the few commentators who called out established conservatives like Charlie Kirk for regurgitating politically correct narratives.
She has even called out Congressman Dan Crenshaw, often viewed as the future of the Republican party, for his establishment posturing.
Crenshaw tweeted on November 17, 2019, “This poll is shocking. – 15% say the world would be better off if the Soviet Union still existed – Just 57% think the Declaration of Independence better guarantees freedom & equality than the Communist Manifesto We must better educate young Americans”, regarding a poll showing young Americans increasing support for socialist ideas.
This poll is shocking.
– 15% say the world would be better off if the Soviet Union still existed
– Just 57% think the Declaration of Independence better guarantees freedom & equality than the Communist Manifesto
We must better educate young Americans.
— Dan Crenshaw (@DanCrenshawTX) November 17, 2019
Malkin then responded to Crenshaw’s tweet stating, “Says the #ConInc tool who calls #AmericaFirst kids racists; advocates for massive green card giveaways to cheap labor foreign workers who will vote overwhelming Democrat/socialist & carries ball for #AmericaLast corporatist agenda destroying America.”
There is truth to Malkin’s statement.
On foundational issues such as hate speech and gun rights, mass migration does pose a major threat to civil liberties.
For example, the Cato Institute’s 2017 Free Speech and Tolerance Survey found that 58 percent of Hispanics believe that “Government should prevent people from engaging in hate speech against certain groups in public.”
Furthermore, the Pew Research Center found that “Majorities of Hispanics (75%)” believe that “it is more important to control gun ownership.”
Recent elections in 2018 demonstrated that districts with foreign-born populations above the national average went overwhelmingly for Democrats. 90 percent to be exact.
These are harsh facts that Conservatism Inc. must come to grips with in the ensuing decades.
Policies such as ending birthright citizenship, phasing out chain migration, restricting pathways to citizenship, fully-funding a border wall, and moving towards a merit-based immigration system should actually be on the table to address the mass migration.
However, Conservatism Inc. would rather bury its head in the sand and virtue signal about being “inclusive” when all the data suggest that continuing the post-1965 Immigration Act policy of mass migration will spell doom not only for the Republican Party but for the historic American nation.
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An America First Candidate Wants to Make Things Right in Texas 23rd Congressional District
Texas’ Congressional District 23 now has an America First candidate in Raul Reyes who will put border security as his primary focus.
The previous incumbent Will Hurd was a milquetoast Republican who was receptive to open borders policies and even voted for gun control legislation. Reyes seeks to make up for the lack of America First representation in the district. His efforts have caught the attention of immigration patriots such as Maria Espinoza, the founder of the Remembrance Project — an organization dedicated to stopping illegal immigration. Espinoza endorsed him on April 8, 2020.
BLP had a chance to speak with Reyes about his campaign.
What motivated you to run for office?
Two items motivated me to run for Congress
A. All the Texas Families in harm’s way due to open borders. I grew up in District 23 (Del Rio). It’s gotten worse and no one is doing anything about it. Will Hurd claimed the border crisis was a myth. In my 22 years of service to this country I spent a lot of time in Central and South America, I consider myself an expert in Latin America. I’m pretty sure we have a crisis on the border. When the incumbent refused to do anything, I decided to primary him. I declared my run on May 4, 2019, long before Will Hurd decided not to seek re-election. After he did, then 7 other candidates jumped in, including Tony Gonzales.
B.Also, we need jobs in District 23. Globalism destroyed the middle class here. I saw It firsthand when Levi’s Strauss closed their factories here for cheaper labor somewhere else. We suffer unemployment rates at a higher exponential rate when the oil industry goes bust because a large portion of our citizens (Western Counties) in District 23 work the oil fields of the Permian Basin. I believe we can counter that by bringing manufacturing and industry back to District 23. Coronavirus has proved me right on that.
Who is your main opponent in the Republican primary for Texas’s 23rd Congressional District?
Tony Gonzales. He’s Will Hurd endorsed and funded by the establishment open borders crowd. He’s a LULAC (open borders anti-Trump crowd) type endorsed candidate. He declared on May 15, 2019 that he would be running against Lloyd Doggett in Texas’ 35th district. When Hurd decide to not seek reelection, he jumped into District 23.
What separates you from your opponent?
A few things. We’re for The America First Agenda. I’m the only one with executive experience. I retired as a Lieutenant Colonel with an immense experience in Central and South America. I’m ready to help secure this border using that experience. My opponent can’t do that. He’s bought and paid for by the establishment. He will never vote to build a wall and help secure this border. They’re not going to let him do that. Same goes for 2nd Amendment. Hurd voted against the 2nd Amendment. Tony is going to have to toe the line when it comes to Red Flag Laws. He’ll have to vote according to who funded him in this campaign. That’s Hurd and the open border establishment crowd.
Lastly, we are Trump Republicans. And, we’ve taken no/zero PAC money…all our funding is from people who have had enough with the establishment. Tony is going to be a puppet of the people funding him. He can’t escape that. Since he’s being funded by the Never Trump folks, he’s also a Never-Trump candidate. In a previous article where he was asked about his position on the impeachment of Donald J Trump, he said he was unsure, meaning he could have gone either way on that matter.
What is the most important issue for voters in the 23rd Congressional District?
Securing the border.
Do you think the Texas GOP has done a good job promoting America First candidates?
Some in the GOP are establishment types. For them, it’s about control. And many still believe in open borders. So, they’re not going to support a candidate like me. That said, many in the GOP are looking for real change. We will embrace whatever support we can get.
Who has endorsed your campaign so far?
Texas Right To Life
Conservatives in Action
San Antonio Family Association (SAFA)
Young Conservatives of Texas
Do you have any general comments about your race and how people can get in touch with your campaign?
We are a true homegrown, non-establishment campaign. The establishment doesn’t want us to win. Their puppet looks a lot like Gina Ortiz (the Democrat) in the November election and hence how we end up with open borders and no jobs brought back to this district regardless of who wins. For the establishment, the end result is the same. I’m here to highlight that and win this primary and then the General.
Please visit our Website at : raulreyesforcongress.com
Phone Number is: 201-701-5202
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