The plaque at the base of the Statue of Liberty reads: “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wretched refuse of your teeming shore,” she wrote. “Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!”— Cindy McCain (@cindymccain) June 19, 2018
Unlike the (technically speaking) “actual” Constitution, Emma Lazarus’s Zeroth Amendment (“Anybody from anywhere can immigrate anytime they feel like it; and you nativist natives had better keep your traps shut, if you know what’s good for you”) is NOT a living document. It is eternal, unchanging, omnipotent, and sacred.
The Mexica sacrificed thousands of people in the Aztec capital of Tenochtitlan—and now archaeologists have found a literal tower of their skulls beneath Mexico City. I'm proud to share my @sciencemagazine cover story on this amazing discovery! https://t.co/GBZW1TXflv— Lizzie Wade (@lizzie_wade) June 21, 2018
Clearly, this finding, like everything else, proves that Trump’s immigration policy is un-American. “A literal tower of skulls beneath Mexico City” is WHO WE ARE.
Never forget the Zeroth Amendment: “Give me your tired, your poor, your piled-up skulls.”
On another note, in Mexico, the more things change, the more they stay the same. From Newsweek:
BY MARIA PEREZ ON 1/18/18 AT 4:54 PM