Interview On Fox And Friends

1351 Words Sep 27th, 2016 6 Pages
Charles Pedone
Dr. Blair
Mass Atrocity
Donald Trump & Mass Atrocity In an interview on “Fox and Friends” Donald Trump was asked if he had any specific ideas on how he would combat ISIS, his response was frightening. “When you get these terrorists, you have to take out their families. They care about their lives, don’t kid yourself. When they say they don’t care about their lives, you have to take out their families”(Watts, 2016). Yes, a presidential nominee for the United States of America said this. His name is Donald Trump and with him as our president the world will no longer be the same. I was talking to a classmate recently, a Trump supporter, he alluded to a phrase…checks and balances. Furthermore, he thinks that Trump cannot and will not do half the things he says, simply due to checks and balances. I quickly thought to myself, is this really what we’ve come to, in what was once the party of Lincoln and Reagan! We are simply brushing off blasphemous comments, polices, and agendas because we take separation of powers for granted! Thinking back to the comment by my classmate, I actually pondered the idea for a minute and thought yes, maybe with a Trump presidency our country will not suffer the greatest, rather, other countries who depend on America’s strong international peacekeeping and diplomacy will be the ones seeing the burden of a Trump Presidency: Syria, Libya, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, and Sudan (United to End Genocide, 2016). With this being…
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