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Trump and Race

Trump has been in office less than a year and the country is a disaster. One thing I will give him credit for, is forcing Americans to discuss race! Race has long been the 800 lb gorilla in the room. In the past, we have done practically everything to avoid ever discussing this uncomfortable topic. Now that Trump is in office, it’s impossible to avoid discussing race.

He as insulted gold star families, he was practically coddling white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia stating that there were good people on “both sides.” However, when it came to black ballplayers in the NFL protesting racism and police brutality they were “sons of bitches.” This action only exacerbated an already volatile situation spurring even more protest. Continue reading Trump and Race