Some conservative governors are threatening to not accept refugees from Syria. They cite security risks after the Paris attacks by the Syria-based Islamic State.
These are refugees who are escaping the brutality and chaos of their home country.
“I will not stand complicit to a policy that places the citizens of Alabama in harm’s way,” wrote Gov. Bentley of Alabama.
These are the same folks who, incidentally, proudly call themselves Christian and block every attempt to keep guns away from criminals and the insane.
And these are the same conservatives who supported the invasion of Iraq that opened the pandora’s box.