Buttigieg Nods Along in Agreement with Claim Illegal Immigrants Are Reclaiming Stolen Land in US

Barber: ‘Some of the people that are trying to come from Mexico here are coming back to land we stole’

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BARBER: "And we need to talk about that. And — and — and shouldn't we have some conversation whenever people say we call people illegal aliens and all these things that are not human, are certainly not Christian, why can’t we just own in America that some of the people that are trying to come from Mexico here are coming back to land we stole, and the reason we took the land is because people wanted to keep their slaves? I mean, we got to — we have to have some historical clarity around these issues. Abraham Lincoln was against the Mexican-American war. Abraham Lincoln was against that war that ended up snatching territory from Mexico over the issue of slavery. So one of the things — and I know in this soundbite, you know, you don’t get this when you’re going, it's soundbite, soundbite, but do you think some of our candidates, you maybe, need to — need to have some specific — and others — some specific speeches where you help educate this country on the lies we’ve been told that keep us so divided? (Applause) You know, so I see your head shaking.”

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