Some pivot. As you know, in January of 2016 Donald Trump released his first presidential campaign television advertisement, declaring that he was “calling for a temporary shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until we can figure out what’s going on.” Many people said that
We have a regular visitor here who likes to predict that allowing Somali refugees to settle in the United States will utterly destroy the country because they’ll somehow engage in massive waves of crime. When we confront this visitor with actual, observable trends — which indicate
David Rock, a businessman in western Iowa, defends Donald Trump with what he claims to be a rational argument in favor of banning Muslims from entering the United States. Does his argument hold water?