ResistNet.comBen Johnson, Floyd Reports
Apparently Barack Obama is not content to make a federal case out of his immigration feud with Arizona; he just made it an international one. The presidentâ€™s first-ever report on U.S. human rights to the UN Human Rights Council contains a rich vein of offensive material. So far, one aspect has not been reported: our petty president used the situation to bash Arizonaâ€™s immigration law â€” and possibly transfer jurisdiction over the law from Arizona to the UN. Throughout the report, which sounds like an Obama campaign speech, the president discusses â€œthe original flawâ€ of the U.S. Constitution, Americaâ€™s tolerance for slavery, and his version of our long and despicable history of discriminating against and oppressing minorities, women, h***sexuals, and the handicapped. After each complaint, he addresses how he is delivering us from ourselves, patting himself on the back for such initiatives as ending â€œtorture,â€ promoting Affirmative Action, and passing health care legislation.
In his section on â€œValues and Immigration,â€ he praised the Department of Homeland Securityâ€™s efforts to provide better medical care for detainees and increase â€œAlternatives To Detentionâ€ (e.g., letting them go). Then he turned to the one state that has had the temerity to stand in his way of fundamentally transforming the American electorate:
A recent Arizona law, S.B. 1070, has generated significant attention and debate at home and around the world. The issue is being addressed in a court action that argues that the federal government has the authority to set and enforce immigration law. That action is ongoing; parts of the law are currently enjoined. On Obamaâ€™s command, Attorney General Eric Holder has sued the State of Arizona for passing a law that he criticized without reading, and which merely upholds federal law. (He gave sanctuary cities a pass.) He now threatens an additional lawsuit against Sheriff Joe Arpaio for â€œracial profilingâ€ when arresting illegal immigrants near the Mexican border.
Obamaâ€™s turns his skirmish with Jan Brewer from a states rights dispute into an international human rights cause. It also places Arizonaâ€™s law in the hands of the United Nations.
The national report is but the first step of the international governmentâ€™s review process. On November 5, the United States will be examined by a troika of UN bureaucrats from France, Japan, and Cameroon (an oppressive nation which is a member of the Organization of Islamic Conference). This trio will consider three items: Obamaâ€™s self-flagellating report, reports written about America by UN tribunals or international governing bodies, and testimony from NGOs with a pronounced anti-American bias. It will also consider â€œvoluntary pledges and commitments made by the State,â€ such as suspending an Arizona state law.
Then the French, Japanese, and Cameroon diplomats will draw up a plan of action for the United States to implement.
Nations are re-examined every four years. The Human Rights Council looks for voluntary compliance. However, its website asserts, â€œThe Human Rights Council will decide on the measures it would need to take in case of persistent non-cooperation by a State with theâ€ World Body.
When the Left cannot win at the ballot box (virtually every time), it overrules the people in the courts. Now that Obama is not sure he can prevail in the courts, he has overruled the American people by hauling Arizona and the two-thirds of Americans who support its law before the United Nations. http://www.resistnet.com/forum/topic/show?id=2600775:Topic:2524886&xgs=1&xg_source=msg_share_topic