Pro-Trump pundit Tomi Lahren has continued her tradition of horrific interventions into key issues by tweeting that border officials using tear gas on immigrants who rushed the southern border was the “highlight” of her Thanksgiving.
Responding to a tweet from actress Alyssa Milano, who used colourful language to criticise the president’s instruction to hinder migrants before they arrive at the borders, Lahren quote tweeted saying that watching the USA finally defend its borders was the “HIGHLIGHT” of her Thanksgiving weekend.
Bum-rushing the border is a CHOICE and has consequences. Watching the USA FINALLY defend our borders was the HIGHLI… https://t.co/WJvT0Etesp
Lahren, a supporter of Trump’s immigration policies, was praising US border control following reports that they fired tear gas at migrants attempting to cross the border. The gas reportedly affected some women, children and other asylum seekers, with reports detailing mothers running from the gas clutching young children.
Trump’s treatment of migrant children has been highly controversial. Earlier this year, he instituted a “zero-tolerance” policy which resulted in mass family separations. Lahren has also criticised “Hollywood types” who she thinks want “illegals” to flood into parts of the US where they don’t even live.
Notice these bleeding heart Hollywood types who want to open the flood gates for illegals will never actually feel… https://t.co/CfMAZcyWRi