Aug 26, 2016 2:36 AM GMT
http://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/analysis-latino-experts-see-more-race-baiting-trump-flip-flop-n637936In the beginning, Donald Trump said Mexicans who come here are rapists, criminals and people bringing drugs and problems.
Now he's saying he'll work with immigrants not here legally, but the bad ones are going to be thrown out.
Does that mean he has flip-flopped? To several Latino political and immigration experts, it's more of the same....
..."To criticize his policy shifts is to take his policies serious as policies, but they were never serious with respect to immigration," Haney Lopez said. "They served as markers for racial resentment."
Lopez said Trump was never going to ban all Muslims , deport all immigrants, build a border wall on the U.S.-Mexican border or going to deport 11 million people. They were impossible as policies and illegal as law, he said.
"These supposed policy statements were symbols of animosity towards Mexicans and Muslims," he said....