They are literal segregation.
They have been shaped by the same racist, eugenicist, and divide-the-workers goals.
Supporting these policies doesn’t make you “reasonable.” Opposing these policies doesn’t make us “unreasonable.”
Supporters of anti-immigration policies sometimes claim that “every country has a right to restrict immigration.”
Rights are supposed to protect *people* from arbitrary power, not to justify attacking people with arbitrary power.
One could say that “every government has the might to restrict immigration,” but might does not make right.
- Anti-Immigrant Policies are Global Jim Crow