Has repeatedly done business with figures linked to organized crime 71.Included two anti-Sharia cranks on a list of five foreign-policy advisers 72.Didn’t immediately disavow an endorsement from KKK leader David Duke 46.Described global warming as a hoax perpetrated by “the Chinese” for competitive reasons 47.Tweeted “The best taco bowls are made in Trump Tower Grill. Named himself as his primary consultant on foreign policy 41. John Mc Cain's military service because he was captured by the North Vietnamese 42.Proposed a 45 percent tariff on Chinese exports 43.Some are policy proposals that should be outside the bounds of debate, like punitive torture. Bragged about the size of his penis during a primary debate 15.
Said about women, “You have to treat ’em like shit” 49.You might not agree that each individual item on the list is disqualifying in isolation—you can vote those down, and vote up the ones you find especially egregious—but the list’s cumulative weight makes its own statement. Not all of the policy positions listed here reflect his current thinking on a given subject. Claimed he saw thousands of Muslims in New Jersey celebrating the 9/11 attacks 5. Blamed sexual assault in the military on “put[ting] men and women together” 17.You’ll have to decide for yourself whether you find that reassuring. But Trump doesn’t stop saying and doing unpresidential things, so we’ll continue to update the list through Election Day. Said women should be punished for having abortions 18. Said he would force the military to commit war crimes 20.Said Mitt Romney would have “dropped to his knees” for an endorsement 33. military should withdraw from Japan and South Korea and allow those countries to defend themselves with nuclear weapons 39.Called an attorney who requested a break to pump breast milk “disgusting” 34. Accused Hillary Clinton of “playing the woman card” 36. Suggested that Bill and Hillary Clinton conspired to murder aide Vince Foster 38. Proposed to charge American allies for military defense 40.We know that Trump is a racist, a misogynist, an authoritarian, and a narcissist, but we’ve lost track of the many, many specific things he has said and done that disqualify him from the office he seeks. Tweeted: “Our great African American President hasn’t exactly had a positive impact on the thugs who are so happily and openly destroying Baltimore! Questioned President Obama’s American citizenship, bringing the “birther” campaign into the mainstream 13.