English

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

The Guardian 44 sources

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

African ambassadors condemn Trump remarks as 'racist'

USA TODAY

The international outcry over President Trump's remarks about African countries continued with African ambassadors demanding a retraction and apology.

African ambassadors to U.N. blast Trump's remark as "outrageous, racist"

CBS News

Extraordinary statement condemns the "outrageous, racist and xenophobic remarks" and demands a retraction, apology

African nations slam Trump's vulgar remarks as 'racist'

NBC News

The condemnation from Ghana's leader Saturday follows Botswana's government saying Trump had been "reprehensible and racist."

African states demand Trump apologise for racist remark

Al Jazeera

Group of African ambassadors to the UN condemn 'xenophobic' comment by US president and call for retraction.

African UN ambassadors blast Trump’s ‘s---hole’ remark as ‘outrageous, racist and xenophobic’

Toronto Star

Former U.S. ambassador to the UN Samantha Power shared the statement on Twitter, saying: “Whoa. I’ve never seen a statement like this by African countries directed at the United States.”

African ambassadors to UN blast Trump remark as 'racist'

Daily Mail Online

African ambassadors to the UN issued an extraordinary statement condemning the 'outrageous, racist and xenophobic remarks' by President Donald Trump.

'Mr. President, are you a racist?': Trump is asked about 'shithole' remarks at MLK address

Business Insider

President Donald Trump delivered a speech honoring the civil-rights icon Martin Luther King Jr. on Friday, one day after Trump was said to have described Haiti and African nations as "shithole countries" during a meeting with lawmakers on…

S---storm: Africans, Norwegians react to Trump's racist remarks

SMH.com.au

One Ghanaian shopkeeper summed it up for his continent: "He's saying he's civilised, but we Africans are more civilised than him. We think before we speak."

Top Related Stories
2550

Jan 15

Graham breaks with fellow Republicans on Trump comments

NBC News open event

Sen. Lindsey Graham told a local paper his "memory hasn't evolved" about the meeting in which President Donald Trump allegedly insulted African countries.

Jan 15

House Dem: Trump is 'absolutely' a racist

Rep. Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., said Monday that President Trump's comment about "shithole" countries in Africa shows he's a racist, and said...

Jan 15

Donald Trump's ex-wife Ivana insists he's not a racist, he just gets confused and 'says silly things'

Mirror Online open event

WARNING, EXPLICIT LANGUAGE: Ivana Trump made the hugely reassuring defence of the President reportedly calling African countries "shitholes"

Jan 15

Trump responds to reported "sh*thole" comment

President Trump said Sunday that he's not a racist days after his reported use of vulgar language to describe immigrants from African nations, Haiti and El Salvador. He also denies the "sh*thole" comment was ever made. CBSN's Elaine…

Jan 14

G.O.P. Senator Says Trump Didn’t Use Vulgarity for Haiti and African Nations

Senator David Perdue, who attended the White House meeting, said Senator Dick Durbin’s account of President Trump’s language was a “gross misrepresentation.”

Jan 13

Some U.S. media figures call Trump racist after profane remarks

Donald Trump ignored the stunning question at a White House appearance on Friday — "Mr. President, are you a racist?" — but there's no getting around that more people in the media are willing to use that label.

Jan 13

African ambassadors to U.N. blast Trump's remark as "outrageous, racist"

CBS News open event

Extraordinary statement condemns the "outrageous, racist and xenophobic remarks" and demands a retraction, apology

Jan 13

'Today we mourn, tomorrow we fight' - Acclaimed Haitian-American novelist responds to Trump's 'racist' remarks in powerful speech

Independent.ie open event

Haitians across the world reacted with outrage to reports that US President Donald Trump questioned why the US would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "sh*thole countries" in Africa.

Jan 13

'There's no other word but racist': Trump's global rebuke for 'shithole' 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 13

S---storm: Africans, Norwegians react to Trump's racist remarks

SMH.com.au open event

One Ghanaian shopkeeper summed it up for his continent: "He's saying he's civilised, but we Africans are more civilised than him. We think before we speak."

Jan 12

Racism and Donald Trump: a common thread throughout his career and life

The US president’s ‘shithole’ remarks referring to countries in Africa and elsewhere should come as no surprise to anyone familiar with Trump’s past

Jan 12

Trump’s immigration remarks lambasted from left and right

In bluntly vulgar language, President Donald Trump questioned Thursday why the U.S. would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "shithole countries" in Africa rather than places like Norway, as he rejected a bipartisan immigration deal,…

Jan 12

Trump not making U.S. great with 's--thole' countries complaint

Trump calls them "s--thole countries" now, but there was a time when the U.S. was more than happy to welcome people from Africa.

Jan 12

Immigrants to Trump: 'Why wouldn't you want us?'

NBC News open event

Some were baffled, others outraged after President Donald Trump called El Salvador, African nations and Haiti "shithole countries" during immigration talks.

Jan 12

‘Like throwing gasoline to the fire’: Trump’s explosive remark roils immigration debate

Immigration talks on Capitol Hill foundered Thursday after the White House and some GOP lawmakers rejected a tentative deal from a bipartisan Senate group. President Trump had already lashed out at the bipartisan group, using incendiary…

Jan 12

The Latest: NAACP, ACLU protest Trump remark about Africa

ABC27.com open event

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump, Congress and immigration (all times local): 9 p.m. President Donald Trump’s profane …

Jan 12

Trump 'in Oval Office foul-mouthed outburst about migrants'

BBC.com open event

The White House does not deny he made such a remark about Haiti, El Salvador and African nations.