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Worldwide outrage at Trump's immigration slur

Sky News / US News 17 sources

Donald Trump has tried to quell a storm over his reported criticism of immigration from "shithole countries" - a slur slammed as racist around the world.

Donald Trump's 'racist slur' provokes outrage

BBC

The president denies using the language but a Democratic senator says he heard "racist" words.

Few Republicans Acknowledged Trump's 'Shithole' Slur

The Huffington Post

The president had reportedly been complaining about immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and other countries.

GOP lawmakers ‘do not recall’ Trump’s ‘shithole’ slur

New York Post

Republican Sens. David Perdue and Tom Cotton say they “don’t recall” President Trump “specifically” smearing Haiti and African nations as “shitholes” at an Oval Office meeting they attended Thursday. “We do not recall the President saying…

How the world covered Trump's 'shithole countries' slur

MSNBC

Pres. Trump received global condemnation after reports surfaced about his 'shithole countries' slur. So how was the controversy covered globally? MSNBC's Brian Williams takes a look.

‘Our country is not a shithole’ – across NC, Trump’s words outrage and frustrate

President Donald Trump’s remarks about “shithole countries” in a meeting at the White House drew strong responses from immigrants in North Carolina and local volunteer groups. During a meeting in … Click to Continue »

The Latest: US embassy tries to calm Africa's Trump outrage

The Eagle / News

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's comments on Africa and Haiti (all times local):

Trump scrambles as 'shithole' slur fuels outrage

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump desperately sought on Friday (Jan 12) to quell a growing storm over his reported denunciation of immigration from "shithole countries" - a slur slammed as racist at home and around the world.

Few Republicans Acknowledged Trump's 'Shithole' Slur

www.yahoo.com

Democrats were quick to denounce President Donald Trump after reports that he referred to Haiti and some African nations as “shithole countries” while discussing immigration reform with lawmakers at the White House.

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Jan 13

How the world covered Trump's 'shithole countries' slur

MSNBC open event

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‘Our country is not a shithole’ – across NC, Trump’s words outrage and frustrate

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Jan 12

Donald Trump's enmity for Haiti

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Jan 12

'There's no other word but racist': Trump faces global rebuke for remark

The Guardian open event

US diplomats around the world were summoned for formal reproach, amid global shock over Trump calling African nations, Haiti and El Salvador ‘shitholes’

Jan 12

Donald Trump's 'racist slur' provokes outrage

BBC open event

The president denies using the language but a Democratic senator says he heard "racist" words.

Jan 12

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