A Few Thoughts on "Send Her Back!"

As I wrote earlier this week, President Trump's Sunday morning tweet-storm about "The Squad" was absolutely bigoted. And if not for the political implications of the situation, few people would be arguing otherwise. Also bigoted (for the same reason) were the prominent chants of "Send her back!" at Wednesday's Trump rally in North Carolina, as the president tore into American Muslim congresswoman, Ilhan Omar. People will argue that Trump shouldn't be blamed for the words of some of his supporters, but in this case he very much deserves at least partial blame.

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