- Carol Swain: the purpose of President Trump's executive order is clear and the goals are well within the scope of his authority
- Only the most ardent cultural relativist would have reasons to quibble, she writes
Carol M. Swain, Professor of Political Science and Professor of Law at Vanderbilt University, is a prize-winning author, public speaker, and political commentator. You can follow her on Facebook and Twitter. The views expressed in this commentary are solely hers.
(CNN)Last Friday, President Trump signed an executive order titled: "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States." In the following days, mass hysteria and an onslaught of misleading news reports have falsely depicted the President's actions as an unconstitutional ban on Muslims entering the United States.