The Muslim Brotherhood By Donald Trump

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“President-elect Donald Trump is reportedly preparing to jumpstart a bill in Congress that would ban the Muslim Brotherhood by declaring it a terrorist organization.” During Donald Trump 's campaign to run for President of the United Stated, he stated that he would ban Muslims. The terrorist attacks our country has endured in the past by a few who were represented as an Islamic terrorist group, began a stereotype that all Muslims are terrorist. Trump openly contributes to this stereotype and blankets all Muslims into the same category of a terrorist, and he uses that scapegoat to get support behind his attempt to ban them. The problem with this is that it is putting a lot of the people who are not involved in terrorism but identifies as Muslim in fear for their lives. Muslims should not have to live in fear of being banned for what religion they are apart of, Trump also needs to not be ignorant when it comes to the problems he is causing by scapegoating the Islamic religion and all Muslims. Now that Trump is the President-Elect he needs to reassure everyone that he has the best interest for all people and will not blindly ban Muslims simply because of their religion and the stereotypes placed on them. The Islamic religion must be better understood before people can begin to speak about it intelligently. The stereotypes that people think about when Muslims are brought up, cannot be what defines them as a group. “If you only know one religion you know none” this quote has
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