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Trump's 'shithole' comment is his new rock bottom

CNN - 12 Jan 2018
What's even more appalling is that the White House didn't even try to deny that Trump used that slur, which was first reported in The Washington Post. In fact, in a lengthy statement from White House spokesman Raj Shah, the administration seemed to ...

162 People Filed Complaints to the FCC Over 'Shithole' Coverage

TVNewser - 04 Apr 2018
Doesn't it seem like it's been years since the “shithole” controversy was the lead story on cable news? It's been less than three months. But in that time at least 162 people have complained to the FCC about the coverage and use of the word, first used ...

French press review 23 April 2018

RFI - 23 Apr 2018
America is not, Libération insists, a "shithole country", quoting Trump's famous summary insult for nations which refuse to allign themselves with US interests. The US gave Europe the money and military muscle to ensure peace after the World War II ...

Trump derides protections for immigrants from 'shithole' countries

Washington Post - 12 Jan 2018
President Trump grew frustrated with lawmakers Thursday in the Oval Office when they discussed protecting immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African countries as part of a bipartisan immigration deal, according to several people briefed on the ...

Buhari's unguarded tongue

Guardian (blog) - 24 Apr 2018
This interview represented a very false description of Nigeria as far as corruption is concerned. There is corruption in Nigeria as there is in most other countries. The only difference is that while most of these other countries vigorously tackle ...

Great Moments in 'Shithole' Literature

The Atlantic - 12 Jan 2018
When the news of Trump's “shithole” comment broke, some scholarly types consulted the Oxford English Dictionary to learn more about the word's history and found Lilliat's verse there as the first citation, in the earliest meaning of shithole defined as ...

Why focusing on 'shithole' totally misses the point

CNN - 15 Jan 2018
What this big game of telephone misses is that it doesn't really matter whether Trump said "shithole" or "shithouse" or "craphole" or any of the various other derogatory names in that vein. The point, after all, is this: The President of the United ...

Trump calls Haiti and African countries 'shithole' nations - 11 Jan 2018
Trump calls Haiti and African countries 'shithole' nations. Thu, Jan 11. Just hours after causing confusion in Washington about whether he supported the renewal of a critical intelligence program, the president made shocking comments about immigrants ...

Trump's 'shithole' controversy hovers over Davos meeting

CNN International - 25 Jan 2018
(CNN) President Donald Trump arrived in Switzerland on Thursday, where he'll meet global players and heads of state two weeks after he reportedly used a vulgar word to describe African nations. Trump is set to meet with Rwanda's President Paul Kagame ...

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