Two members of the notorious Kurdish Pride Gang were given felony convictions in Davidson County courts this week. They were convicted of conspiring to rob and murder a local drug dealer, and when interrupted by a uniformed officer, they tried to kill the policemen. The KPG gained national recognition through previous crime sprees. There are 8,000 Kurdish immigrants living here in Nashville trying to repay our hospitality by robbing us and dealing drugs.These comments go beyond the garden-variety conservative Republican anti-immigrant animosity. They are deplorable example of broad-brushed prejudice directed at entire ethnic groups who become the scapegoats on which conservatives dump every community ill.
Williamson Co. Republicans would have us hate all Kurdish immigrants and looking at this video of Nashville Kurds planning more robberies and drug deals I can understand why:
And here's some insurance against the potential for any future website scrubbing:
UPDATE: Independent blogger, Greg from the left, posted on the racist GOP website back in August.