There's only one way to talk about Gold Star parents: with honor and respect. Capt. Khan is a hero. Together, we should pray for his family.
Donald Trump recently said there could be riots if he is "denied" the Republican nomination in a contested convention. That's more unacceptable language. This implicit acceptance of violence is the kind of rhetoric that's pulling people apart. A true leader urges peaceful debate over violence. Leadership requires responsibility. I have faith the American people want civilized debate over violence. It's what's kept our nation the strongest in the world. -John