On this Memorial Day weekend, I want to ask all you xenophobic people out there who support the draconian Arizona anti-immigration law the following: Did our fighting men and women suffer and die so that someone could stop you on the street and say, "Show me your papers, Comrade"????
Oh? You think it won't happen to you because you're white? (Notice what a racist attitude that is, friend?)
Well, how about this: "First they came for the Communists and I did not speak out because I was not a Communist. Then they came for the...."
You know the rest of it.
If you don't, look right here.
There are different versions, by the way, of that famous quotation. You can read about its origins and history right here.
UPDATE - Here are a some links that might be of interest: