Anderson Cooper and Jimmy Kimmel on Trump's comments over Haiti and African nations
During Tuesday, January 9th meeting in between bipartisan senator at the White House, Trump reportedly called Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations “s***hole countries”, to which many are reacting as the latest comments in a long history of racist remarks made by Trump.
The anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Copper 360°, Anderson commented that Trump's comments over Haiti and African nations weren't "racial" or "racially charged", while Jimmy Kimmel mentioned Trump's comments as "unfathomable."
If they aren’t shithole countries, why don’t their citizens stay there? Let’s be honest. Call it like it is.— Tomi Lahren (@TomiLahren) January 12, 2018
Okay, yes -- Trump shouldn't call them "shithole countries." A little respect is in order. They are shithole nations.— Ann Coulter (@AnnCoulter) January 11, 2018
Chicago Trib - "Donald Trump questioned Thursday why the U.S. would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "shithole countries" in Africa rather than places like Norway."Trump spoke Blunt, hard truth that makes PERFECT TRUTH! So, Mr. Prez -ACT ON IT - DON'T CAVE IN !— David Duke (@DrDavidDuke) January 12, 2018
Trump, as president, came under fire for saying there were "many fine people" on both sides of the Charlottesville protest, but his campaign was accused of being rotted in racism from the start.