For all the times I might wish not to have been born British English, I am so very glad that I wasn’t born American. (No offence intended to American people by way of that remark.)
Some alarming immigration posts on my Facebook feed this morning.
The first one popped up while I was swiping through some pleasant pics of Saturday’s Women’s Marches. It was a phone video of border patrol agents boarding a Greyhound in Ft. Lauderdale.
Recorded by fellow passengers, the agents went up and down the aisle and asked certain travelers for their papers in order to prove their citizenship. Though proof of citizenship is NOT required to ride a bus, it is apparently perfectly legal for those agents to question those on board.
The video ends with the agents removing a woman from the bus.
Upsetting, for sure, but more important things were calling me.
Like all the ‘We Hate Tom Brady’ and ‘Eagles Fans are rude’ posts that were tumbling through my Facebook feed. But then an article showed up on my screen about a Kalamazoo, MI doctor, Lukasz Niec, who’d…
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