- President Obama signing health reform—not fascism.
- Arizona police walking up to you and saying, "Show me your papers"—fascism.
Quick check: policeman walks up to you on the street and says, "Prove you're an American. Prove you're here legally." Can you?
Sheriff Joe Arpaio thinks this new power is a great idea. His new county attorney Rick Romley thinks it's a terrible idea, an unfunded mandate threatening civil rights.
Conservatives should be up in arms over this presumption of guilt and expansion of police power beyond probable cause. Some truckers are ready to boycott the state, and I can't blame them.
Yes, we need a secure border. Yes, immigrants must follow the law. But a law that allows police to yank us off the street just for looking suspicious and not carrying the right documents is the wrong way to enforce our laws. It's the Nazi way.