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Lord, help truth to be reported and promoted accurately in our nation. We pray against the widespread lies that are being depicted through our mainstream media.

Leftist think tanks, journalists, and Democratic politicians have been boasting for years that demographic trends involving immigrants and minorities will doom the Republican Party. . . .

His claim last week that Democrats intend to “replace” the existing American electorate with immigrants from Central America was denounced by the Anti-Defamation League as proof that he is a white supremacist and racist who should be fired or forced to resign from his perch as a prime-time host on Fox News.

Because neo-Nazis chanted “you will not replace us” during the torchlight march in Charlottesville, Virginia in August 2017 — a standard antisemitic trope —  the ADL proclaimed that there was no longer any doubt that Carlson was trafficking in white supremacism. But while pundits like former Republican Michael Gerson writing in the Washington Post and hard-core leftists like The New York Times’ Charles Blow chimed in to agree, a closer look at the recent use of the term debunks their argument.

As Carlson rightly pointed out in a Monday riposte to his critics, there’s nothing original about his claim that Democrats think they can “replace” American voters with immigrants. . . .

In the wake of George Floyd’s death, Carlson’s denunciations of the Black Lives Matter movement, the “mostly peaceful” riots around the country, as well as critical race theory and talk of “white fragility” and the accompanying cancel culture, transformed him into arguably the most important conservative voice on television. After President Donald Trump’s defeat, leftist outlets like CNN switched their focus from hatred of the 45th president to Carlson. Brian Stelter and others at the network led a crusade to deplatform both him and Fox News.

Carlson’s attitude toward the BLM movement and critiques of fashionable toxic leftist ideas about race were branded as a form of white supremacy. Although his show has been the highest rated on cable news, those accusations helped chase away advertisers, as many leading companies were fearful of being canceled along with Carlson. Yet Carlson’s hold on his viewers and his increasing importance as a tribune of conservative opinion has been largely unaffected, which explains why Fox News refused to bow to the ADL’s demand.

Up to One-Tenth of the Country Is Illegally Here

The case against Carlson on the “replacement” theory is undermined by two key factors.

One is the fact that it is a brazen attempt to divert the discussion from the crisis on the southern border as the largest surge of illegal immigrants in 15 years is overwhelming the resources of the government. . . .

Many of those caught at the border are being turned loose and Democrats are proposing legislation promising amnesty for all illegal immigrants. That means Carlson is hardly the only one pondering the long-term consequences of a situation where we may be seeing only the beginning of a huge increase in illegal immigration at a time when realistic estimates of those already here without legal permission could be as high as 22 million or even close to 30 million. If Democrats’ legislation passes — admittedly a long shot if the Senate filibuster remains in place — then a major shift in the demographics of the American electorate may well happen.

Looked at in isolation, Carlson’s use of the term “replacement” can, as ADL head Jonathan Greenblatt claimed, be seen solely as a racist theory about whites being overwhelmed by non-whites that was echoed by mass shooters in Christchurch, El Paso, and Pittsburgh. . . .

Yet Carlson was clear that he wasn’t talking about race or religion, but voting.  . . .

Democrats Have Talked About ‘Replacement’ for Years

CNN and MSNBC can play the video of the Charlottesville neo-Nazis chanting about not being replaced by Jews on a video loop as long as they like. The real weakness of the arguments against Carlson is that until recently, the ones talking about immigrants replacing or overwhelming white voters have been liberals.

In 2017, The Atlantic published an article predicting that Trump’s appeal to whites wouldn’t help Republicans in the long run because the demographics were changing to favor Democrats because of nonwhite population growth.

In 2018, the liberal Brookings Institution boldly predicted that the United States will become “minority white” by 2045 and cited immigration from Hispanic countries as a major factor in making that a reality. In 2019, the pro-immigration Niskanen Center made a similar point and pointedly asked “When will Republicans face demographic reality?”

The Pew Research Institute made the same points about the declining influence of white voters in a September 2020 study. . . .

In 2018, New York Times columnist Michelle Goldberg actually published a column under the headline, “We Can Replace Them,” in which she argued Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams was leading a tide of newly registered black and Hispanic voters to transform Georgia from a red state into a purple or blue one. . . .

Yes, Unassimilated Immigration Helps the Left

It’s also true, as Carlson noted in his Monday counter-attack, that there’s little doubt that the transformation of California from a Republican state prior to the 1990s to its current status as one in which Democrats totally dominate is largely the result of demographic change that was primarily caused by immigration.

While it can be argued that Carlson’s claim that such changes disenfranchise existing voters is hyperbole, the fact remains that immigration has altered American politics. But if it is not inappropriate to cite such efforts to “replace” Republicans with immigrant Democrats as something to be welcomed, how can laments about the same thing be termed racist? . . .

It is not racism on Carlson’s part but it is hypocritical of liberals to bash him for noting the obvious political consequences of such policies.

Instead of acknowledging the existence of a border crisis manufactured by Biden or explaining why it is that the incarceration of illegals who are children is acceptable under a Democratic administration but a crime against humanity when a Republican is in the White House, the left prefers to cry “racism” against Carlson for saying the same things optimistic Democrats have been saying for years. . . .

What do you think about these accusations towards Tucker carlson? Discuss in the comments below. . .

(Excerpt from The Federalist. Article by Jonathan S. Tobin. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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Lola
April 19, 2021

In the name of Jesus we destroy every agenda and assignment of satan to bring disunity in this country. We bind up all the demons spewing forth lies, hatred, deception, and arrogance and send them back to the pit of hell. Let them be caught in their own snare. Father, rain Your wrath against media outlets that continue to lie, deceive, and mislead people. Let truth reign in this nation. Let peace and unity reign. And protect everyone who stands up for truth. Cover them, their families and all that pertains to them with the blood of Jesus. In Jesus name, Amen.

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Pauline
April 19, 2021

Tucker Carlson speaks the truth about things that should be obvious to ALL of us by now!! Truth should “set us free,” but some are so determined to “believe a lie” that it’s really sad. Thank God for Tucker Carlson for having the courage to speak the truth. I’m sure it has not been an easy path for him, but I applaud him and thank him!

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Evelyn
April 19, 2021

Lord God protect Tucker Carlson and his family from the evil in this world. Cover them all with the Blood of Jesus. Continue to give him the boldness to speak the truth. Cause the eyes of those who are blinded to be opened to see the truth and turn from their evil ways. God Bless Tucker Carlson and his family in every area of their lives. Praise God for his stand. In Jesus Mighty Name Amen. Isaiah 54:17 ” No weapon formed against you ( Tucker or your family) can prosper and any tongue that shall rise up against you judgement you shall show to be in the wrong. This (peace, righteousness, security triumph over opposition) is the inheritance of the servants of the Lord ( those of whom the ideal servant of the Lord is reproduced) this is the righteousness or vindication which they obtain from me ( this is which I impart to them as their justification), says the Lord. Amplied Bible

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Melodie
April 19, 2021

Heavenly Father, Please send Your angel armies all around Tucker Carlson and his family to protect them. Bless him with continued boldness and courage to stand for truth.
Fill him with Your wisdom and understanding and give him great influence and favor. Most of all, I pray he knows you Jesus as his Lord and Savior. Bless him with Your peace and joy as he trusts in You. In Jesus’ name, Amen 🙏

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