Judy Chu

Trump supporter cites Japanese American internment to justify registering Muslim immigrants

Trump supporter cites Japanese American internment to justify registering Muslim immigrants

A prominent supporter of President-elect Donald Trump cited the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II as a legal justification for creating a national registration list “for immigrants from Muslim countries.”

Speaking to anchor Megyn Kelly on Fox News on Wednesday night, Carl Higbie, author of “Enemies, Foreign and Domestic: A SEAL’s Story,” defended the idea of creating a registry for such immigrants.

During the segment on “The Kelly File,” the anchor referred to a Reuters story that quoted Kansas Secretary of...

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