Tag: Donald Trump

Opinion

Arpaio pardon a reminder of Trump’s disdain for human rights

SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE President Donald Trump pardoned former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio on Friday. Trump’s pardon ignores Arpaio’s deplorable actions and affirms Trump’s lack of concern for racial profiling. Arpaio was responsible for ordering deputies to target residents of Latin American descent during traffic stops, workplace raids and […]

Opinion

Budget blueprint a dangerous negotiation

President Donald Trump's fist budget blueprint proposes major cuts to multiple institutions and programs and a heavy increase to defense spending. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE President Donald Trump released his first budget blueprint Thursday, which detailed exactly how he hopes to make America great again. The plan? Cut funding to […]

Opinion

Lies about Sweden make U.S. international embarrassment

Donald Trump fabricated a terrorist attack in Sweden at a rally in Florida to promote his stances on immigration. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE When President Donald Trump stepped off Air Force One in Melbourne on Saturday for his unconventional after-election campaign rally watchers were anticipating some form of incredulous speech […]

Opinion

Lady Liberty weeps

The ban on immigrants placed by the Trump administration is un-American and a wrong step for this nation. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE Growing up in a developing country, I always looked at the U.S. through rose-colored glasses.  It was lauded as the land of opportunity and of milk and honey. […]

Opinion

Alternative facts are blatant lies

Kellyanne Conway, Trump's senior adviser, defended lies about Trump's inauguration attendance as "alternative facts." SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE President Donald Trump’s press secretary, Sean Spicer, blatantly lied Sunday in an interview with NBC’s “Meet the Press” over the size of attendance at the inauguration. When confronted over the falsity, Kellyanne […]

Opinion

Women’s march just the beginning

Over a million men and women gathered worldwide for women’s marches held the day after President Donald Trump’s inauguration with more than 500,000 marching in Washington D.C. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE More than a million men and women across the globe united yesterday in a march advocating for the protection […]

Opinion

EDITORIAL: Election results do not excuse hate

The results of the 2016 presidential election has led to radicals on both sides to resort to hateful vandalism across the country. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE This election has led to a divisiveness not previously seen in this nation. Protests are still underway in major cities across the U.S., African-Americans […]

Opinion

Trump’s tainted transition team

Pam Bondi, Florida’s attorney general, has been appointed to Trump’s transition team. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE As Donald Trump prepares for his Washington take over, the rest of the country waits with bated breath to see who will be chosen to help him lead our government.  Less than a week […]

Focal Points

Road to D.C: Presidential inauguration

Thousands are expected to flock to the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 20 to watch Donald Trump become the 45th president of America. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE. This unique and stressful campaign is finally over. President-elect Donald Trump, a non-politician, has been elected as the 45th president of […]

Opinion

“Love Trumps hate”

After Donald Trump was elected as the 45th president of the U.S., voters began questioning the safety of many citizens living in the country. Large groups of voters, including Lady Gaga, pictured holding a sign at the protests in front of Trump Towers in New York City, have formed peaceful protests […]