Donald Trump Displays His Double Standards, Demanding Ilhan Omar Resign Over Anti-Semitic Tweets [Opinion]

Donald Trump delivers a speech during the evening session on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention & Rep. Ilhan Omar listens during a news conference on prescription drugs

President Donald Trump has always been a mess of contradictions. From frequently changing his stance between liberal and conservative, Republican and Democrat, pro-choice and pro-life, pro-marriage equality and against marriage equality, the president seems to change his opinion on important matters at the drop of a dime.

The latest is his apparent view that others should be held accountable for remarks that can be construed as racist or against minorities, while he and his family members should be allowed to continue unchecked on similar comments about those same groups of people.

On Saturday, the president made an apparently flippant remark about the Trail of Tears, a Native American genocide from the 1880s, while mocking Senator Elizabeth Warren for her official presidential run announcement. But on Tuesday, following anti-Israeli tweets by Representative Ilhan Omar, the president condemned the representative and called for her immediate resignation, according to Yahoo News.

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