Could Oprah Winfrey be the first Black female president? Maybe. Does she deserve to be? That is a question we are nowhere near knowing the answer to. It’s the question to keep in mind as the hype bandwagon starts to roll.
Why the US would pursue such a divergent path, beyond the political partisan benefit, is unclear. What is clear is the lesson that an immigration policy that is not well thought out will result in a burden to the system that will outlast and outweigh the political benefit in the long-term.