"America is a nation of immigrants and we find this anti-democratic and fundamentally un-American." pic.twitter.com/DsXSaLeNNN— Bruce Springsteen (@springsteen) January 30, 2017
Tonight we want to add our voices to the thousands of Americans who are protesting in airports around our country. The Muslim ban, the detention of foreign nationals and refugees — America is a nation of immigrants and we find this antidemocratic and fundamentally un-American.He then played this song, originally written during the Seeger Sessions, though released a few years later in 2012:
I hope I'm not overstepping by bounds here but I'd add that "antidemocratic and fundamentally un-American" is a good description of Donald Trump, his presidency and all the enablers in the GOP who once denounced him but are now on board with his racism, bigotry and sexism.