Tag: Donald-trump

Trump Tries, But Fails To Draw a Black Audience

Donald Trump says Black people love him. At an event in South Carolina last week he even pulled out a poll from his pocket showing “huge” support among Blacks, yet at that very event, co-sponsored by the state’s African-American Chamber of Commerce, there were very few African-Americans in attendance. Most…

Ben Carson's Anti-Muslim Talk Reflects A Lot of America

Despite the fact that the U.S. Constitution clearly states “no religious test shall ever be required as a qualification to any office or public trust under the United States,” Republican presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson this weekend said that a Muslim should not be elected president of the…

Kasich's Advice on Latinos: 'Leave a Little Tip'

The Republican candidates for the 2016 presidential election all seem to be taking a page out of Donald Trump’s controversial and, at times, just plain ignorant playbook; most recently, this has included Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who said last Thursday,”[Latinos] are great, caring, hardworking folks. And a lot of them…

Trump Can't Hold Back from Commenting on Women

It seems Donald Trump just can’t help himself from making disparaging comments about women and their appearances. His latest target was Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina; according to Trump, her face makes her unelectable. Following the publication of a Rolling Stone magazine cover story late Wednesday, the most talked-about passage…

Jeb Bush Insults Asians To Relieve Backlash from Latinos

Jeb Bush on Wednesday received more criticism for his “anchor babies” remarks, this time from Asian-American leaders who said Bush was insulting them to deflect from the backlash he was receiving from Hispanic voters. Bush first used the term during a radio interview last week in reference to children born…

Trump Immigration Stance Sets GOP Tone

Donald Trump is very serious about his stance on illegal immigration, and fellow candidates, who as recently as last week continued to mock his run for the presidency, now seem to be joining his extreme positions, including calling to revoke automatic citizenship for children born in the United States to…