President Donald Trump On Muslim Discrimination

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President Donald Trump on Muslim Discrimination Since President Donald Trump became a candidate for the President of the United States in January of 2017, Muslim discrimination has become more frequent in American society through his use of propaganda. Even though President Trump’s priorities as the President are to protect American citizens from events like the 9/11 and the San Bernardino terrorism attacks in 2015. The discrimination against Muslim citizens has made it seen as acceptable since they are labeled as terrorists and President Trump has not protected them from verbal and physical harassment from other citizens who are afraid of them. One of the first acts President Trump introduced was the executive order called the travel…show more content…
11.” There has not been a violent attack on U.S. soil since 9/11, the majority have been right-winged Americans; so, the question that should be asked is who is the real terrorist group in America. Since Trump’s presidential candidacy, the word terrorist has been loosely thrown around in the media by him and the American people are beginning to believe him since he is now the leader of the U.S. President Donald Trump’s reason for the travel ban was to prevent any terrorist from entering the country, and the majority of the places listed that are not allowed to come to America are Muslim countries. From GALE: Opposing Viewpoints in Context there is an article called ‘Denied Entry’ that gives the stories of those who have been affected by the travel ban enacted by President Trump. One person that was affected by the executive order was 33-year-old American citizen, Hamid Kargaran, who was waiting for his wife, a visa holder, to come back from visiting her family in Iran. When he found out that she would not be coming back, he was agitated with wondering if his wife would ever come back. A reaction of disappointment came to him when he
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