President Trump's Slur Is An Insult To America, Too

14 January, 2018, 15:34 | Author: Wade Massey
  • President Trump's Slur Is An Insult To America, Too

"Why are we having all these people from s***hole countries come here?" the President reportedly asked lawmakers, arguing that the USA should have more people coming from countries like Norway.

"We would not deign to make comments as derogatory as that about any country that has any kind of socio-economic or other difficulties", Duarte said, adding that much like their African counterparts, millions of USA citizens were affected by problems such as unemployment.

Siplin's district includes Orlando's tourist district, where many Haitian immigrants are employed. "If that's not a mark of white supremacy, I don't know what is", reads another tweet.

Jeffress also said he was "grateful" to have Trump as president and thanked him for the "courage" to protect the U.S. Mr. Trump reportedly said.

Botswana's government called the president's remark "racist".

United Nations official Rupert Colville added "These are shocking and shameful comments from the President of the United States. And he said them repeatedly".

Durbin, a key negotiator in DACA talks, recounted the meeting on MSNBC Friday, saying, "He said, 'Haitians".

"The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used", he wrote.

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In his tweet, Mahama referred to speech made by Trump to African leaders at the United Nations in September, when the US president praised their nations but also mistakenly referred to a nonexistent country called "Nambia".

Trump, who opened his presidential campaign in 2015 by calling some Mexican immigrants "rapists" and "criminals", reportedly made the remark during a meeting concerning a deal that would allow for increased security along the U.S. -Mexico border, while also allowing for the continuation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Trump told senators in the Oval Office, according to a source briefed on the meeting, the comments from which were first reported by The Washington Post.

Rupert Colville, a spokesman with the United Nations human rights office, earlier slammed Trump's "vulgar language".

The president implied Friday morning on Twitter that maybe he should start recording meetings because there is no trust. "There is no other word one can use but "racist".

Immigration is one of the issues that Pope Francis, who has strongly defended the rights of developing countries, and Trump have clashed over.

Members of his own Republican party have also distanced themselves from Trump's comments.

Jean, a refugee from Haiti who came to Canada in 1968 and was raised in Thetford Mines, Que., also noted that Friday was the eighth anniversary of a devastating quake that struck her native country, one of 57 member French-language countries - many from Africa - that form La Francophonie. But Krueger said that just delays the inevitable.

When asked the implications of having a "racially ignorant" man as POTUS, Farris Jr., obviously mincing words, an ability the president is without, responded with: "it means we have him until 2020 or until something else happens".

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