Then there are what the president called "shithole countries" - Haiti and all the nations of Africa - whose people (overwhelmingly black and brown) the president doesn't think belong here. Trump came under fire from conservatives earlier this week for seeming to suggest he would be open to a comprehensive immigration reform deal without money for a border wall, before he quickly backtracked.
Sen. Tim Scott, S.C.: "If these comments are the president's words, they are disappointing to say the least". His comments are disappointing, unbelievable, but not surprising.
Haiti said it was shocked by Trump's reported remarks on Thursday and summoned the top U.S. diplomat in the country, asking for an apology if the vulgar term had been used.
Now, as president, Trump's words carry the weight of an office that has long helped guide the nation's moral compass and defined the American ideal for millions around the world. I could tell you how I have spent an inordinate amount of time and energy, throughout my life, educating people about Haiti and disabusing them of the damaging, incorrect notions they have about the country of my parents' birth. "In reforming immigration we can not lose these American Ideals". But it emphasised that such a partnership should be based on mutual respect and accepted global principles of respect of basic human dignity.
Trump also favors stopping the diversity lottery, a system that reserves visas for people from countries that have relatively few immigrants in the United States.
Trump can use crude language if he wants and he won't do any real damage.
The United Nations human rights office on Friday rejected as "racist" reported remarks by US President describing immigrants from Africa and Haiti as coming from "shi**ole" countries.
Critics of the president, including some in his own Republican Party, attacked the vulgar comments he made behind closed doors.
"These comments clearly reflect the President's true feelings on immigrants and make it extremely doubtful that he will work in an honest, decent way that reflects America's best values on legislation to protect DREAMers", Hoyer said.
Anthony Scaramucci, whose brief tenure as White House communications director ended shortly after his expletive-filled comments about his administration colleagues appeared in The New Yorker, said Trump "is not a racist".
Haitian-Americans Jocelyne Pierre (lt.) and Yanick Gorneo (rt.) chant as they march to commemorate the eighth anniversary of the Haitian natural disaster on January 12, 2018, in Miami, Fla.
Day, a day Trump will surely go through the motions to honor.
Brady, Patriots trample Titans 35-14 By Tuesday morning, Belichick had felt the need to reset the agenda and said, "At this point, I'm all-in on Tennessee". So I'll venture now that whatever he achieved against Kansas, the TItans' QB can surpass against New England.
"It's too much for an objective journalist to call the president a racist", Graham said.
"Haitians?" the President said, according to the source.
"My thought that we might get a bipartisan agreement approved by the White House died yesterday", Illinois Senator Dick Durbin told reporters Friday. "Take them out." Meaning take them out of the deal. In a statement, White House spokesman Raj Shah said Trump is "fighting for permanent solutions that make our country stronger by welcoming those who can contribute to our society, grow our economy and assimilate into our great nation".
The administration announced previous year that it would end a temporary residency permit program that allowed almost 60,000 Haitians to live and work in the USA following a devastating 2010 natural disaster.
The Mission demanded a retraction of the statement and an apology from the USA leader.
"While expressing shock, dismay and outrage, the African Union strongly believes there's a huge misunderstanding of the African continent and its people by the current administration". It's the most handsome continent in the world.
In an oddly-timed coincidence, the USA president yesterday signed a declaration honoring killed civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr, three days before the federal holiday celebrated in his honor.
South Africa's best known morning-news anchor, Leanne Manas, tweeted, "Good morning from the greatest most lovely "shithole country" in the world!' Elsewhere on Twitter, many Africans posted landscape pictures testifying to the true identity of their nations".
Trump earned national political prominence by promoting the falsehood thatBarack Obama, America's first African-American president, was not born in the United States. The Botswanan and Senegalese governments on Friday summoned the USA ambassadors in their respective countries.
"I never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country".
Two months before the November 2016 presidential election, Trump released a five-paragraph letter from his longtime physician, Dr. Harold Bornstein, who concluded that Trump "is in excellent physical health". "It really is unfathomable", said Jimmy Kimmel.
Owner Jeanie Buss and team president Magic Johnson both tweeted their support for the Lakers head coach on Saturday. What will the Lakers do now? Carlisle said such comments shouldn't be published if they have no merit or validity.
Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now owns 45,248 shares in the company, valued at $8,503,004.16. IDRA share have rallied by 13.27% in percentage terms since the start of the year - and added 20.1% in the last month.
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Last week, the IDF struck what many assumed to be a tunnel in the Gaza Strip, following a series of mortar attacks. To press that point home, there will be a closure of the Kerem Shalom crossing, as a necessary security measure.
The CM stated that the water from Karnataka was required at the critical crop growth maturity stage, namely milky and dough stage. He pointed out that farmers in the state had lost their crops past year due to insufficient inflow into the reservoir.
The Gamecocks gained an early lead over Georgia which they maintained for the entirety of the half and eventually the game. Rebounding the basketball: SC didn't show much of an offensive rhythm throughout the 40 minutes of this basketball game.
Lottery officials said the money will be paid to a trust, set up with Missler as the managing member, called "Secret 007, LLC". "The Florida Lottery is proud to congratulate our second MEGA MILLIONS jackpot victor ", said Secretary Jim Poppell.
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said the third phreatic eruption was recorded at 11:43 a.m. Mayon's most violent eruption was in 1814, when more than 1,200 people were killed and a town was buried in volcanic mud.
The Ranger will also have a 10-speed transmission, a fuel-saving feature that Ford is adding to many of its vehicles. Under the hood is the same 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine that powers the Ford Mustang sports vehicle .
The truck bed is nearly 7 inches wider than the previous model and the short box is 63 cubic feet. The Silverado 1500, Chevrolet's best-selling vehicle, is getting a complete redesign for 2019.
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