Tag: Racism

Trump Wants to Lead a Race War

The president committed to pardoning former Sheriff Joe Arpaio last night during his campaign rally in Phoenix, Arizona. It wasn’t the only news he made, but it was the thing that stuck out most for me. There’s a substantive case…

Trump Isn’t Getting His Border Wall

There’s been a lot of speculation that President Trump’s heart wasn’t really committed to repealing Obamacare. He agreed to go along with the strategy of tackling the issue first, perhaps because he didn’t realize the odds against success, but his…

A President’s Right to Discriminate

One of the interesting tidbits that can be found in the government’s defense of President Trump’s Muslim Ban is the argument that it may very well violate the law to discriminate in the issuance of immigrant visas “based on nationality,…