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This White House press secretary Jen Psaki sets my teeth on edge. Apart from having a name that looks like something out of P.G. Wodehouse and sounds like the Japanese for “repo,” she has a manner, a style of delivery, that could curdle milk.

Here she was on Thursday in some exchanges with Fox News’ Peter Doocy. The topic here was people-smugglers dropping children into the U.S.A. from the top of a 14-foot border wall. The whole thing was recorded on video then tweeted by a BorderPatrol agent.

The children were little girls, aged five and three.

Doocy asked Ms. Psaki what the Biden administration was doing to prevent this kind of thing. Psaki, quote:

Are you concerned more about the kids’ safety, or are you concerned about kids getting in? Tell me more about your concern.

My milk curdled right there. “Tell me more about your concern”? What a low, repulsive way to field that question! The implication was that Doocy is an unkind person, more interested in stopping people entering our country illegally than with the well-being of these two tots. His “concern” is heartlessly nationalistic, not warmly humane like Ms. Psaki’s and (by implication) the administration’s.

Doocy buckled, replying that, quote: “The kids’ safety is, as you’ve just mentioned, the main concern.”

Actually it isn’t. Of course no normal person wishes harm to infants; but the main concern of our government and its spokespersons ought to be the security of our country and the well-being of its citizens. Preventing harm to Guatemalan children is the concern of Guatemala’s government and of international charities.

This is all of a piece with the hand-wringing we get from politicians and the media about how dangerous it is to trek north hoping to break into the U.S.A. “These poor migrants! They die of thirst in the desert! The smugglers prey on them! It’s so dangerous!” Over in Britain citizens get the same pap from their ruling class in regard to illegals crossing the English Channel in flimsy rubber dinghies. “Some of them drown! Little kiddies! It’s dangerous!”

Yes, I guess it is. Again, though, that is no proper concern of our governments. It’s a big planet, and bad stuff is happening all over. If you find yourself losing sleep over that, make a donation to some appropriate international charity.

I want my politicians to manage our public institutions in ways that minimize danger to Americans. Whatever dangers are faced by Mexicans, or Guatemalans, or Congolese, or Cambodians—however regrettable, however distressing to contemplate—are no public business of America’s. If I am a humanitarian I may wish to make it my private business, and I should be free to do so; but that’s not what politicians are for.

ORDER IT NOW

There are neighborhoods near me, here on Long Island, that are dangerous, having been taken over by MS-13, a criminal gang from El Salvador, illegal aliens or the offspring thereof. I’ll make the welfare of Central Americans my main concern when the politicians I’ve hired do something about that.

(Republished from VDare by permission of author or representative)
 
• Category: Ideology • Tags: Immigration, Joe Biden, Political Correctness 
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  1. Of course no normal person wishes harm to infants; but the main concern of our government and its spokespersons ought to be the security of our country and the well-being of its citizens. Preventing harm to Guatemalan children is the concern of Guatemala’s government and of international charities.

    The reality is that the parents of children are paying to have their kids infiltrated into the USA, in order to claim entitlements that they have no rights to.

    What type of American society will you have after adopting legions of such ‘catapult kids’ and their families, illegally ”re-settled” in American towns and communities?

    These are quite literally people who – as brazenly demonstrated – will do anything to gain something illegally. You already know what will become of Americans who these sort of scum gain access to mistreat, defraud, abuse and victimize. Adopting-in criminals, child abusers, cheaters and fraudsters has a 100% certain outcome for the American people-

    The best case scenario is the creation of the same hellish, favela-society run by gangs that predominate in every nation these particular aliens originate from. That is not hyberbole – its simple fact.

    What type of ‘human’ being would even remotely consider passing their toddler daughter to strangers to toss them over a fence and hope to gain from it? You already know the answer to that.

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  2. tgordon says:
    @Trial by Wombat

    The Great American Space Ghetto. A cybernetic corporate favela. Institutionalized crime normalized and endorsed from top to bottom while law abiding tax paying citizens are designated criminals for calling bullshit on the rackets. All in the name of human rights, public safety and democracy. The screens sure make it look nice.

  3. vinteuil says:

    Are you concerned more about the kids’ safety, or are you concerned about kids getting in? Tell me more about your concern.

    For once, I must disagree with The Derb. I think think this is a perfectly fair question.

    And the correct answer to the question is that, yes: I am way, way more concerned about these “kids” “getting in” than I am about their “safety.”

  4. Hiring Titsaki, who is invincibly stupid, was a genius move by whomever is puppeteering Fraudsident biden.

  5. Psaki looks like an associate professor at a state college. She consistently conveys her disdain for the students paying her salary.

  6. She couldn’t care in the least about Americans. Compared to Sarah Sanders, she is a lying unprincipled shill.

    Then, there is the moronic John Boehner, RINO supreme, who just announced that “Some Republicans are traitors”. Well, yeah, he only need look in the mirror. But then he has a book coming out and understands like all shills do, that the money is all on the left side of publishing books, articles, etc. He’s no fool but he is a traitor and was one from the beginning, totally selling out tens of millions of Trump supporters..

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