Tuesday, February 05, 2008

Obama: the pro-migrant choice

Under the assumptions that (a) a Democrat will win the White House this year and (b) that whoever is crowned the “winner” by the media after Super Tuesday will be the Democratic nominee (this second assumption may be on shakier ground than the first), tomorrow’s primary election in selected states might be more important than the November general election.

So from a pro-migrant, progressive perspective, which of the two leading Democratic candidates is preferable on the issue of immigration? This blogger concludes that Obama—though far from perfect—is the better candidate for migrants.

[Continued at Citizen Orange]

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