Ben Carson is still taking heat for his comments about African slaves as immigrants, comments that can perhaps most charitably be described as really awkward.
But as it turns out, there’s someone else who referred to the slaves as immigrants, and he beat Carson to the punch by a few years:
— Charlie Spiering (@charliespiering) March 7, 2017
How do you like that? Or this?
— Jeryl Bier (@JerylBier) March 7, 2017
So, all the people who lambasted Carson will retroactively condemn Obama, right? Right???
— ✍? Kevin Kautzman (@KevinKautzman) March 7, 2017
11 Times Barack Obama Compared Slaves To Immigrants https://t.co/mdVpBiCf5I
— Sean Davis (@seanmdav) March 7, 2017
Eleven times. Eleven.