MSNBC’s Gadi Schwartz refutes the MSM narrative by reporting from the ground in Mexico that the majority of people in the migrant caravan are not women and children, but rather men who are not seeking asylum.
Gadi Schwartz: “From what we’ve seen, the majority are actually men, and some of these men have not articulated that need for asylum,” he continued. “Instead, they have talked about going to the United States for a better life and to find work.”
An MSNBC correspondent said Monday that the majority of people in the migrant caravan at the southern border were men, noting some of them weren’t talking about seeking asylum.
Reporting just over the southern border in Tijuana, Mexico, Gadi Schwartz took viewers on a walking tour through the “inner sanctum” of the shelter for the caravan, which consists of Central American migrants.
“You’re going to see a lot of families here, a lot of women and children, but the truth is the majority of the people that are part of this caravan … the majority of them are men, so when this becomes a polarized, political issue in the United States, you have people on one side that point and say, ‘There are women and children here,’ and that is true, and then there are others who point and say, ‘These are men that are trying to cross the border,’ and that’s true, too,” Schwartz said.
“From what we’ve seen, the majority are actually men, and some of these men have not articulated that need for asylum,” he continued. “Instead, they have talked about going to the United States for a better life and to find work.” More
President Donald Trump tweeted that he would “permanently” close the border if needed to respond to illegal immigration. He said many of the caravan members were “stone cold criminals.”
Mexico should move the flag waving Migrants, many of whom are stone cold criminals, back to their countries. Do it by plane, do it by bus, do it anyway you want, but they are NOT coming into the U.S.A. We will close the Border permanently if need be. Congress, fund the WALL!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 26, 2018
Thank you, President Trump, for being the leading sane voice of reason, logic, and understanding. I 100 % agree with you. This is an invasion.