Millennials Respond to Terror Attacks

The attack by a young Somali-American at a mall in Minnesota and arrest of Ahmad Rahami for the bombings in New York City and New Jersey have reignited the debate over immigration and terrorism.

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton both responded quickly to events, with Trump complaining that America’s open immigration system was to blame and Clinton promising to “smash ISIS” through an intensified air campaign in Syria and Iraq. But neither candidate’s rhetoric is likely to resonate this fall with one very important group of voters — millennials.

Read the rest of the post at The Hill.

Published by Trevor Thrall

I am a professor at George Mason University and Director of the Biodefense Graduate Program.

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