Diversity is not our strength. Hungarian Prime Minister Victor Orban, “Mixing cultures will not lead to a higher quality of life but a lower one.” https://t.co/ZlMXzcc87w
— Steve King (@SteveKingIA) December 8, 2017
This will indeed be a tough year for competitors in the Worst Person in National Politics Award, but Steve “Pigmuck” King is a dependable, oft-tested professional!
People say Republicans don’t have a big tent, which isn’t fair. It’s large enough to encompass white supremacists around the world. https://t.co/qcZgRW4nGA
— Jared Yates Sexton (@JYSexton) December 8, 2017
Just a member of Congress quoting a piece of blood-and-soil racism by Europe's leading neofascist. https://t.co/mEZKBKgjXG
— The Immortal Arthur Fist (@attackerman) December 8, 2017
Seems sort of inconsistent for an unreconstructed Confederate to be against building your society by importing people of other races.
— (((Dan Middleton))) (@DMiddletonCbus) December 8, 2017
This is what abject terror looks like when you're an old white Christian dude watching the societal order change. https://t.co/CAhdCUg3OH
— shauna (@goldengateblond) December 9, 2017
There’s an Archie Bunker kind of racism in America that’s troubling that we hope some effort and energy and education will overcome. And then there’s @SteveKingIA racism, dark and dangerous, heel clicking racism. https://t.co/386Pdy7bGK
— Tony Fratto (@TonyFratto) December 8, 2017
Despite that, he’s *not winning the wider argument…
Only 7 percent of Americans say that growing diversity makes their country a worse place to live.
That's less than a quarter of the number who say that in the UK and Germany. pic.twitter.com/1RXGzHjnOK
— Noah Smith (@Noahpinion) December 10, 2017