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GLENN: So I want to talk a little bit today about the difference between equal justice and social justice. Equal justice is really quite easy to define. If I haven't paid my taxes, I get fined and then I have to pay that fine and I can't use campaign finances to do it. If Charlie Rangel, under equal justice, if Charlie Rangel doesn't pay his taxes, he gets fined and he can then pay that fine but not by using campaign finances. Under social justice I get fined, I have to pay my taxes, I have to pay the fine, and I can't do I can't use campaign finances. Under social justice Charlie Rangel can because he's too important, he's had a tough childhood, he's somehow one way or another different than me. That's social justice.
Let's start with equal justice. If I am an illegal alien and I'm stopped by a cop, if I'm here illegally, I pay the fine, go to court; I'm sent home. Under equal justice if somebody else, Canadian, Egyptian, Chinese, Mexican is stopped by the police and they are here illegally, they are get to take it, pay the fine, go see a court and then are sent home. Under social justice, I would be sent home but somebody, because they're somehow or another different than me, they're not. That's the difference between social justice and equal justice.
PAT: One of those is in the Constitution...
GLENN: One of those is not.
PAT: Is not.
GLENN: Guess which one. This is why we have to fight against social justice as defined by those in the Barack Obama administration and those progressives. It is everywhere. The DOJ, attorney general Holder Holder, right? Attorney general Holder has come out last week and said social justice is the key. I'm sorry. Help me out with that. Equal justice is what our founders fought for and what Abraham Lincoln fought for. Arizona, be on guard. I guarantee your law is going to now be equated to a Jim Crow law. I guarantee it. It has not been yet, but if it hasn't happened by the end of the week, I will be stunned. This is going to be about social justice, not equal justice.
Let me be clear, to quote Barack Obama, on where I stand and I believe America stands on illegal immigration. If I were a Mexican, if I were a Canadian, I wouldn't be coming across the border because Canada's about to have it sweeter than we are. If I were a father of four, as I am, and I was in Mexico and I knew that the United States didn't enforce their laws and I could get free medical care, I could get a job, I could even pay taxes on that job but I could work in relative safety, I would probably come across the border because America doesn't want to enforce its own laws. They think it's a joke, too. If I could come across the border and have a chance of being made a citizen because I made it across the border with my family, I would probably come across the border. Because my country, Mexico, is melting down. My country, Mexico, is ruled by drug lords. My country, Mexico, has been doing the social justice and progressive, damn near communist thing for a long time. It's a socialist state, and most socialist states, if not all socialist states, almost always end up in massive corruption. The ones that don't end up in massive corruption are those states that have a very small government with limited power. Why bribe somebody when they don't have the power to do anything.
With that being said, it wouldn't excuse me from being here. I broke the law. I rolled the dice. No matter what my situation was, I'm sorry. That's no excuse. If we don't pay people from Cuba unless they touch the soil, why would we do Mexico? If I'm an employer well, let me just make it a regular person. If I'm in San Diego and I'm trying to get somebody to mow my lawn, I've got to believe it's a little like being here in New York and trying to get somebody to mow my lawn. I can't get a neighbor kid. I've tried. You can't get somebody like me when I was growing up, I mowed the neighbors' lawns. I earned my money by doing that. There are so many jobs here that Americans feel that they are just above that you can't get anybody to do it. So now you have a choice. Do you mow the lawn? Okay, if you have to, yes. What if you're a business and you can't get anybody to dry the dishes, collect the dishes? What do you do?
See, there are a lot of, there are a lot of issues. I don't know. Did we have the tooth fairy just show up? What was that?
PAT: Our magic muffins are done.
GLENN: I don't know what that sound was. That wasn't your computer, was it?
PAT: No, it wasn't.
GLENN: I've never heard that sound before.
PAT: That's weird.
GLENN: Can we check to see if somebody put a tooth fairy bomb in here or something? Never heard that sound.
We have many problems, and it does need to be comprehensive, but I'm going to give you a problem next that I think can be solved. I think we have a way to solve illegal immigration but not with people who are looking for social justice. But I don't think anybody crawls across our border for social justice. They crawl across our border for equal justice. You see, they come from a country where if you have juice, if you have a good story or if you have money and power, you can get justice. I don't think that's what they're looking for. I think they are looking for equal justice.