There seems to be a direct correlation between Donald Trump’s offensiveness and the GOP field’s cowardice. Trump recently took the 2016 nomination contest to new lows with a call for a ban on Muslims entering the country, which 59 percent of Republicans agree with
. In a complete non-response, the GOP candidates and RNC Chairman Reince Priebus
basically said, “We don’t agree, but Trump’s gonna Trump.” Each candidate also signed a pledge to support Trump if he’s the Republican nominee.
Their refusal to condemn the frontrunner is hardly a surprise. In addition to Trump winning a huge amount of the base’s support, the other GOP candidates all support similar anti-Muslim policies.
The GOP field is practicing extreme fear-mongering — campaigning for policies that go against the very foundation America was built on: an end to religious persecution. Their egregious proposals prove it — this is the Party of Trump:
Published: Dec 15, 2015