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Beyond His "Shithole Countries" Remark, Trump Has A Long History Of Saying Racist Things

One year ago   |   By Refinery29

“Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?” That's how President Trump reportedly referenced to Haiti and African nations on Thursday during a meeting with a bipartisan group of senators. Though the president seemingly denied the comments on Friday morning, senators of both parties have said the account is accurate. This is just the latest statement in a long list of racist remarks Trump has made in his lifetime. But t he timing of the comments , just one day before the anniversary of the 2010 Haiti earthquake, is especially harrowing for Nathalie Pierre...
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A Day After Calling Black Nations 'Sh*thole Countries,' Trump Honors MLK Jr.'s Legacy At The White House

A Day After Calling Black Nations 'Sh*thole Countries,' Trump Honors MLK Jr.'s Legacy At The White House

One year ago   |   By Essence

Just one day after it was revealed that Donald Trump called African nations and Haiti "shithole countries," he was flanked by his Black supporters as he honored Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy at the White House.
The Trump administration announced earlier this week that they would be upgrading Martin Luther King Jr.'s birth home, church and burial site from national historic sites to a national historic park.

President Donald Trump signed the bill, co-sponsored with Georgia Democratic Rep. John Lewis, on Monday - a week before Martin Luther King Jr. Day The new bill gives these locations...
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