Donald Trump's Arguments During The Vietnam War

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Donald Trump has criticized many before. Last year, Trump denounced Senator John McCain who was a prisoner in the Vietnam War. But, all of his criticisms were usually aimed at politicians. This time, Trump took his bullying a step forward by attacking Khizr and Ghazala Khan, parents of a solider who died in battle. The Khan family has the sympathy of Americans, making Trump look unpatriotic. At the Democratic National Convention, Khizr Khan delivered a powerful speech attacking Trump’s immigration policy. Khan argued that Trump’s proposed plan of temporarily banning Muslims would have prevented his family from entering the United States. Khan allegated that Trump "sacrificed nothing and no one". He also questioned if Trump has read the Constitution, saying that there should be liberty and equality. …show more content…

Trump says that he made many sacrifices by creating jobs and using his resources. Trump even goes as far to say that he’d “like to hear his wife say something”. Later, Ghazala Khan said that she did not say anything because she did not want to break down crying. As a result of his responses to Khizr Khan, Trump has been under fire. Both Democrats and Republicans are attacking Trump and his poll numbers are falling. In a Fox News poll, Clinton was winning 12 percent of Republicans compared to Trump’s 5 percent of Democrats. The brawl between Trump and Khan blew up on Twitter, creating a hashtag: #TrumpSacrifices. People on Twitter sarcastically said they had made big sacrifices such as sitting in traffic, riding public transport, and staying at a three star

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