Because freedom can't protect itself
If they are here ILLEGALLY, then they ARE criminals by definition. They violated the law in coming here without permission. Why are you making excuses for criminals? They should be returned to their home countries. My grandparents came to the USA LEGALLY.
Do you recommend that people ignore the laws of foreign countries they visit or countries to which they wish to emigrate?
At the same time those who stand upon the "legality" issue, those people do not look at those benefits that have come to us by who had the strength and will to break the law. Alexander Hamilton, a founding father, came to New York as a stowaway onboard a ship. The revolutionaries who founded this nation were law breakers. When the second amendment is repealed, how many will be willing to break the law and still keep guns?
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