Saturday, October 24, 2015

Ben Carson on illegal immigration sympathizes with cheap labor lobby, says we all know 'some segments of our economy' would collapse without illegal immigrants, yet Americans 'continue to harass and deport' individuals who are simply seeking a better life-2012 Carson book, 'America the Beautiful:Rediscovering what made this nation great'

"America the Beautiful: Rediscovering What Made This Nation Great,"by Dr. Ben Carson, MD, 2012 

"On Immigration,"

page 102:

"Is it moral for us, for example, to take advantage of cheap labor from illegal immigrants while denying them citizenship? I'm sure you can tell from the way I phrased the question that I believe we have taken the moral low road on this issue. Some segments of our economy would virtually collapse without these undocumented workers--we all know that--yet we continue to harass and deport many individuals who are simply seeking a better life for themselves and their families. Is there a way to apply logic to this issue and arrive at an intelligent solution?"...

Source: America the Beautiful, by Ben Carson, p.102 Jan 24, 2012


From "Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D.

Dr. Carson is an emeritus professor of neurosurgery, oncology, plastic surgery, and pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. In 1984, he was named director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center from which he retired in 2013.  In 2008, he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Through his philanthropic foundation, the Carson Scholars Fund, he strives to maximize the intellectual potential of every child. Dr. Carson has written six best-selling books, including two New York Times Bestsellers, America the Beautiful and One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save America’s Future, which became a number one New York Times bestseller.  He is a syndicated columnist and a highly sought-after, inspirational, and motivational speaker."


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