“He’s a war hero because he was captured,” Trump said during an appearance in Iowa. “I like people who weren’t captured.”
Donald Trump, who himself dodged the draft, on John McCain.
“We’re better off if Japan protects itself.”
March 29, 2016
Since World War II, a cornerstone of U.S. foreign policy has been to limit the spread of nuclear weapons — especially to areas of potentially high tensions
“You could see there was blood coming out of her eyes. Blood coming out of her — wherever.”
Aug. 7, 2015
For many Americans, this was the first exposure to Trump’s predilection for lashing out at journalists — and making denigrating comments about women.
“Putin running his country…at least he’s a leader”
“I’m going to open our libel laws.”
Feb. 26, 2016
Trump, whose candidacy has benefited enormously from free media coverage, has spent much of the campaign attacking the press.
“I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue, shoot somebody, and I wouldn’t lose any voters.”
Jan. 23, 2016 Huffington Post
During an Iowa campaign appearance, Trump marveled at the loyalty of his supporters
“This judge is of Mexican heritage. I’m building a wall.”
June 3, 2016 Huffington Post
The personal attacks. The contempt for political norms. The denigration of immigrants. It’s all there in Trump’s commentary on U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel, who is presiding over lawsuits against Trump University.
“I just start kissing them. It’s like a magnet. Just kiss. I don’t even wait. And when you’re a star, they let you do it. You can do anything. Grab ’em by the pussy. You can do anything”