Staying Classy, Trump Impugns Parents of Dead Muslim Soldier

In an interview with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos that airs today, Donald Trump takes a swipe at Khizr Khan, the father of Captain Humayun Khan, a Muslim soldier killed in Iraq. Standing next to his wife, Ghazala, at the Democratic National Convention last week, Khan criticized Trump for “smear[ing] the character of Muslims,” said the blowhard billionaire had “sacrificed nothing” for his country, and asked, “Have you even read the United States Constitution?” Asked about Khan’s comments, Trump takes the high road for about a second, saying, Khan was “very emotional and probably looked like a nice guy to me.” But then he adds, “If you look at his wife, she was standing there. She had nothing to say. She probably—maybe she wasn’t allowed to have anything to say. You tell me.”

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Source: Staying Classy, Trump Impugns Parents of Dead Muslim Soldier – Hit & Run : Reason.com

One thought on “Staying Classy, Trump Impugns Parents of Dead Muslim Soldier

  1. oiltranslator July 31, 2016 / 4:57 PM

    Nevertheless, had Trump’s policies been in effect, their son would still be alive and not sacrificed to Bush Dynasty Crusades. I could watch christianofascists and islamofascists kill each other all day…

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