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Fri Jan 12, 2018, 08:45 AM

'Here is what my #shithole looks like': African countries and Haiti react to Trump's remark

Source: The Washington Post




By Paul Schemm and Eli Rosenberg January 12 at 7:10 AM

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — President Trump’s dismissal of Haiti, El Salvador and all of Africa as “shithole countries” whose inhabitants are not desirable for U.S. immigration shocked people around the world and provoked swift condemnation.

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“The African Union Commission is frankly alarmed at statements by the president of the United States when referring to migrants of African countries and others in such contemptuous terms,” said Ebba Kalondo, the spokeswoman for the African Union. “Considering the historical reality of how many Africans arrived in the U.S. during the Atlantic slave trade, this flies in the face of all accepted behavior and practice.”

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The reaction from the United Nations human rights spokesman, Rupert Colville, was uncharacteristically blunt, describing the remarks as “racist.”

In Haiti, people took to Twitter to share pictures of their country — verdant green hills, palm trees in the sunset, and sparkling turquoise water.




Read more: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2018/01/11/here-is-what-my-shithole-looks-like-african-countries-and-haiti-react-to-trumps-remark

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Reply 'Here is what my #shithole looks like': African countries and Haiti react to Trump's remark (Original post)
DonViejo Jan 2018 OP
BumRushDaShow Jan 2018 #1
Ligyron Jan 2018 #3
BumRushDaShow Jan 2018 #5
riversedge Jan 2018 #9
meow2u3 Jan 2018 #4
BumRushDaShow Jan 2018 #6
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OnlinePoker Jan 2018 #7
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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Fri Jan 12, 2018, 08:55 AM

1. "Shithole" became "the shot heard around the world". nt

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Response to BumRushDaShow (Reply #1)

Fri Jan 12, 2018, 10:02 AM

3. New meme to hang on him?

Donald "shit hole" Trump.

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Response to Ligyron (Reply #3)

Fri Jan 12, 2018, 10:36 AM

5. Remember - there was this doozy last year



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Hamfisted Bun Vendor 🔞 @MetalOllie

Scotland voted to stay & plan on a second referendum, you tiny fingered, Cheeto-faced, ferret wearing shitgibbon. https ://twitter.com/realdonaldtrump/status/746272130992644096 …
5:59 AM - Jun 24, 2016

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Response to Ligyron (Reply #3)

Fri Jan 12, 2018, 07:56 PM

9. Sure am hoping this issue sticks to him!

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Response to BumRushDaShow (Reply #1)

Fri Jan 12, 2018, 10:18 AM

4. #ShitholePresident: the shit heard around the world

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Response to meow2u3 (Reply #4)

Fri Jan 12, 2018, 10:38 AM

6. The #shitholepresident #shitgibbon.

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Fri Jan 12, 2018, 11:19 AM

7. If anybody knows shitholes, it's a shitstain. nt

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Fri Jan 12, 2018, 01:02 PM

8. Keep it quiet Isaac; he'll wanna build a hotel and bring all is loathsome friends there.

And they're as repulsive as he is.

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