From an Oct. 29 NewsBusters post by John Stephenson:
I don't want to sound heartless towards the many victims of the California wildfires,
But you will anyway, right, John?
but this L.A. Times piece is just a sob story shilling for illegal alien sympathy!
Yep. Having sympathy for illegal immigrants is a horrible thing. Next thing you know, people will want to treat them as human beings! That obviously cannot happen, as far as Stephenson is concerned.
Stephenson concludes by lamenting, "The article is one of the most transparent sympathy pieces I've seen in quite a while." Indeed, sympathy does seem to be an alien emotion to Stephenson.