Tag: 2018

Trump Asks ‘Why Are We Letting People From Shithole Countries Come Here?’ | Crooks and Liars

 

It took nearly a year, but finally Trump’s racism oozed out all over the White House today during a discussion on immigration.

According to a Washington Post report, Trump went off during a discussion on immigration reform and the DREAM act compromise reportedly agreed to by lawmakers, asking “Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?”

Trump was specifically referring to immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and Africa as lawmakers proposed restoring protections for immigrants from those countries.

via Trump Asks ‘Why Are We Letting People From Shithole Countries Come Here?’ | Crooks and Liars

You may not have liked the past Year but the Arms Industry Loved It | Informed Comment

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with profits flowing, and political clout solidifying, the arms industry will begin 2018 happier than ever. President Obama was a good friend to them, approving more than double the value of arms sales reached by George W. Bush. Trump, it seems, will be even better.

You may not have liked the past Year but the Arms Industry Loved It | Informed Comment