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President, are you a racist?' asked American Urban Radio Networks White House Correspondent April Ryan on Friday.
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC said Friday he spoke "directly" to President Trump inside the Oval Office after he reportedly used a crude slur to describe to "s***hole countries" from Africa. "Because you might learn that people from some of those 'shithole countries" were slaves who were brought by force to help build this country". Trump had said, according to these people, referring to countries mentioned by the lawmakers. Trump had met with the Norwegian prime minister on Wednesday.
Former Canadian governor general Michaëlle Jean, who was born in Haiti, has condemned Donald Trump'sreportedderogatory comments about that country and unnamed African countries. Friday night in Raleigh, African immigrants had plenty to say about the president.
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Many US media outlets reported the comments on Thursday, quoting witnesses or people briefed on the meeting.
The president reportedly interrupted Durbin and made a derogatory comment about thoseimmigrants, and suggested the USA should bring in more people from places like Norway.
"The so-called bipartisan Daca deal presented yesterday to myself and a group of Republican Senators and Congressmen was a big step backwards", he said referring to the deferred action on childhood arrivals Bill that aims to give protection to "dreamers", undocumented immigrants who arrived to the U.S. as children. "I use those words advisedly".
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The alleged comments came during a DACA meeting on Thursday. Sen.
Immigrant Daniel Desir, who runs a restaurant, is anxious that Trump's remarks could negatively influence other people and their perceptions about newcomers. "America deserves better, and when I'm governor, I'll protect immigrant families and make IL a welcoming state for all".
Although Mr. Trump denies using such language, "sh*tholes" was "the exact word used by the president", Durbin recalled. Instead, we will find unity only when we recognize that in our current president we have elected, perhaps for the first time in our history, an enemy of compassion. One, as a candidate, he did go to Little Haiti in Miami to address the community.
Trump reportedly made the remark as Senator Dick Durbin, a Democrat from IL, was explaining the outlines of an agreement reached by six bipartisan senators that would protect almost 800,000 young immigrants from deportation as well as bolster border security, according to the Washington Post.
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The City School District of New Rochelle issued a statement amid the tragedy and beefed up security at New Rochelle High School . Employees at the Dunkin' Donuts told police the girl and her assailant got into a fight just before the stabbing.
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