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Obama Admin Wants to Deport Christian Homeschoolers

DSMike Wrote: Mar 06, 2013 10:53 AM
jgon - "Because it isn't persecution. If they don't like the rules of the country they live in, they are free to legally immigrate elsewhere, they don't have to stay. Isn't that what you all claim about all the illegals living here? Doesn't seem to matter to anyone what their home situation is. I have a suspicion that if this family wasn't Christian and lily-white, you all would be clamoring for them to be sent back to where they came from." When a government violates human rights, which religious rights are a part of, and arrests or seizes property from them then it is by definition persecution. Illegals are not persecuted in Mexico. I would normally just ignore you in claiming I am a racist, lets just say I am not and that you are...
DSMike Wrote: Mar 06, 2013 10:54 AM
...just using the race card because you are too intellectually deficient to debate...OK?

The Romeike family fled their German homeland in 2008 seeking political asylum in the United States – where they hoped to home school their children. Instead, the Obama administration wants the evangelical Christian family deported.

The fate of Uwe and Hannelore Romeikie – along with their six children – now rests with the Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals – after the Dept. of Homeland Security said they don’t deserve asylum.

Neither the Justice Dept. nor the Dept. of Homeland Security returned calls seeking comment.

“The Obama administration is basically saying there is no right to home school anywhere,” said Michael...