Ghanaian president to Trump: We are not a 'shithole country'
In his own tweet posted on Friday, Trump had appeared to deny using the term “shithole” during a private White House meeting Thursday. Sen. Richard J. Durbin (Ill.), the lone Democrat present in the Oval Office at the time, said that Trump's denial was ...
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Trump tweets about DACA amid 'shithole' controversy
Negotiations over a deal on the DACA program, which has protected undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children from being deported, froze this week after Trump derided African nations as "shithole countries" and asked why more ...
Published on: Sat, 13 Jan 15:15:04 4 51
In defense of Trump's 'shithole countries' comment, his surrogates ...
While the president's defenders are not saying it plainly, the implication seems to be: Asian immigrants are skilled. Black and Latino immigrants are not.
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What did the men with Donald Trump do when he spoke of 'shithole countries'?
Over the past year, as our political culture has grown more coarse and corrupt, I've felt different things: sometimes, anger; often, bitter resignation; and occasionally, a bemused sense of pure absurdity. But the past two nights I have actually wept ...
Published on: Fri, 12 Jan 20:27:19 2 28
President Trump Definitely Said 'Shithole Countries,' Senator Confirms
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday denied using certain “language” as fury spread over his comments about immigration during a private meeting with lawmakers. But neither he nor the White House denied the most controversial of his ...
Published on: Fri, 12 Jan 15:34:17 1 127
Airbnb's CEO is promoting home rentals in places Trump reportedly labeled 'shithole countries'
2.7M guests from Airbnb decided that countries in Africa, El Salvador, and Haiti were beautiful enough to visit. When we embrace the world, we see its beauty. — Brian Chesky (@bchesky) January 12, 2018. Chesky went on to say that there are currently ...
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New York Post
Here's how foreign media translated Trump's 'shithole' remark
New York Post
NAIROBI, Kenya — President Donald Trump's vulgar insult of Africa was a puzzle for many foreign media organizations, which didn't have a ready translation of his epithet for their readers or listeners. Their answers ranged from “dirty” to, well ...
Published on: Sat, 13 Jan 16:20:00 1 11
“What he said was basically a form of eugenics”: a professor on Trump's “shithole countries” remarks
“Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?” the president of the United States reportedly said during a meeting with lawmakers over a potential immigration deal, referring to people from Haiti and African countries. Instead ...
Published on: Fri, 12 Jan 18:51:11 12 413
The problem with the “shithole countries” comment isn't Trump's ...
From the Access Hollywood tape to the “shithole countries” comment, the problem isn't the words, it's the ideas. By Anna North Jan 12, 2018, 2:30pm EST. tweet · share. President Trump. Mark Wilson/Getty Images. It was hardly surprising when the ...
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Top Democrat: Trump's 'shithole countries' comment reveals he really wants the US to be a 'white society'
Dianne Feinstein of California said in a Friday statement that President Donald Trump's comment referring to what he perceived to be "shithole countries" revealed that he would prefer to see the US be a "homogeneous, white society." The comments, which ...
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