- Jul 2016
I couldnt be more correctThe phrase refers back to a period of our history when segregation was the norm so it could be a racist statement.
If Donald Trump wants to make America great again, as his oft-repeated slogan promises, then that leads to the question: When was the last time America was actually great?
Trump has an answer. In an interview with The New York Times published Saturday, the real estate mogul was asked when the country last reached the GOP front-runner's lofty ideal -- as a reporter asked, when do "you think the United States last had the right balance, either in terms of defense footprint or in terms of trade?"
The answer, Trump explained, was during periods of military and industrial expansion at the onset of the 20th century and again in the years after World War II.