Observers have characterized President Obama’s many efforts to nationalize industries a systematic form of “wealth redistribution.” But the activities instigated by the White House go beyond redistribution and devolve straight into reparations. Consider:
Race Gender Quotas in “Financial Reform”
Section 342, which declares that race and gender employment ratios, if not quotas, must be observed by private financial institutions that do business with the government. In a major power grab, the new law inserts race and gender quotas into America’s financial industry… …Section 342 sets up at least 20 Offices of Minority and Women Inclusion.
Racial Preferences in Obamacare
Transfer of wealth and “crucial decisions” aside, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act contains provisions that provide incentives for racial discrimination…
One provision states that programs with “a record of training individuals who are from underrepresented minority groups or from a rural or disadvantaged background” will be given priority for government money. This is only one of several such provisions. Programs and medical institutions that practice racial preferences will be moved further up the money queue than programs and medical institutions that disregard race… The one who disregards skin color is penalized… The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights called the provisions racially discriminatory and sent President Barack Obama and Congress letters warning them about the provisions. The politicians ignored the warning, naturally.
DOJ encourages illegal immigration by Mexican crime gangs
A study released earlier today calculates that illegal immigration costs U.S. taxpayers $113 billion annually… And rather than defending America’s citizens, which is his primary duty under the Constitution, President Obama instead has unleashed a professional defender of terrorists to expand his practice — protecting the Mexican crime gangs who now terrorize the southwest.
Read More:By Doug Ross