Donald Trump employed his usual sensitivity in Sunday’s US presidential debate, by using a question about Islamophobia to tell Muslims they should report terrorists “when they see them”.
The Republican nominee, who previously called for a “total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States”, decided the best way to tackle prejudice against America’s Muslim population was to deride them.
Gorbah Hamed, a Muslim woman in the audience at last night’s debate, asked Trump and Hillary Clinton what they would do to stem the rise of Islamophobia.
“There are 3.3 million Muslims in the United States, and I’m one of them,” Hamed said.
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