Essay on The Presidential Election Of 2016

759 Words Sep 26th, 2016 4 Pages
The candidates of the presidential election of 2016 have been narrowed down to two candidates: Donald trump and Hillary Clinton. Hillary Clinton is the Democratic candidate, while trump is the Republican nominee. This has been a very heated presidential election. This is believed to be caused because many people feel the government does not represent them. Many Americans disapprove of what the U.S. government is doing. What has been going on in the Middle East is becoming more and more important to everyone. The Islamic state is a dangerous force to be reckoned with; they are making new recruits every day. Their agents of terror are omitting vile attacks against innocent civilians. While this is a complicated situation, the United States troops’ presence in these Middle Eastern countries is causing a domino-like effect that is making matters worse in the region. Trump is trying to appear as a strong militaristic presidential hopeful. He wants to appear to be tougher on other countries, and our foreign affairs with them. He is trying to appeal to those who think we don’t take a strong enough stance against countries who may oppose what we do and stand for as a country, by threatening in his speeches several countries that he thinks will create conflict with the U.S. in the future. The United States have been involved in the fiasco that is the wars and civil wars in the region of countries such as; Iran, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia, for the last half a century. Since the war in…

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