(National Sentinel)Â Migrant Wars:Â Fox News host Tucker Carlson told Mexican journalist Jorge Ramos on his program Tuesday night that his country has a problem with anti-black racism as well, a point the Left-leaning Hispanic correspondent was forced to concede.
“Can we just agree on this point?â€ Carlson said. â€œThat a country that exterminated its black population, that is run exclusively by white people, that had a caste system based on blood until pretty recently, probably shouldnâ€™t be calling us racist.
“Can weâ€“letâ€™s take that out of the equation. This is an economic argument about who benefits from migration. Itâ€™s not really about race,” he continued.
â€œNo, I donâ€™t think so,â€ Ramos said. â€œNo Tucker, I think we should criticize both countries. Thereâ€™s discrimination in Mexico and thereâ€™s a lot of discrimination, we have to say that, but when we have a president like President Trump whoâ€™s made racist statements, who clearly wants to make America white again by…”
“Oh, come on!” Carlson interjected.
â€œWhen he said that he wants to bring immigrants from Norway and not from Haiti and from Africa, donâ€™t you think thatâ€™s a racist statement?â€ Ramos responded.
â€œLiterally, something like 85 percent of our immigrants are nonwhite,â€ Tucker quickly noted. â€œItâ€™s not a question of white or nonwhite. Itâ€™s a question of whether Mexico gets to use the United States as its welfare system.
“By the way, there were two black Mexicans just deported from Mexico, because they were black, to countries theyâ€™ve never been to,” Carlson noted further. “Thatâ€™s what itâ€™s like to be African-American in Mexico. So, letâ€™s just stop with the race stuff.â€
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