Published: Sun, January 14, 2018
Worldwide | By Gretchen Simon

Yes, there are "shithole countries", as Trump says

Yes, there are

" Lemon then went on to show a snippet of Trump's words earlier where he spoke positively of Dr. King and said, "We are all created equal by god".

"Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?" the Washington Post quoted him as saying.

Former President Bill Clinton on Saturday denied accusations that his charity used donations for Haiti to pay for his daughter Chelsea's wedding to investment banker Mark Mezvinsky in 2010.

Democratic Sen. Richard Durbin of IL on Friday said Trump had indeed made the comments about 's***hole countries'.

After reports emerged that the president used the discriminatory, crass language to express his distaste for offering protections to Haitian and El Saldavorian immigrants (as well as immigrants from certain African countries), he faced widespread backlash.

Many Haitians are remembering the natural disaster that devastated their country eight years ago Friday, but while they honor and remember those who died, some are also responding to President Donald Trump's disparaging remarks about their country during Thursday's talks on immigration reform.

The African Union, representing all 55 nations in the continent, has demanded that Donald Trump apologise for his alleged "sh**hole countries" remarks.

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Parsing his words to allow a sufficient escape route should it be needed, the Georgia Democrat told MSNBC's Katy Tur that he will boycott the annual address over Trump using the phrase "sh*thole countries" while discussing an immigration deal in a private meeting in the Oval Office.

Trump's comments came as Durbin was presenting details of the compromise plan that included providing $1.6bn financing for the first instalment of Trump's long-sought border wall.

"As someone from South Shithole, Trevor is deeply offended by the president's remarks", US television programme The Daily Show wrote on Twitter, referring to its South Africa-born host Trevor Noah.

Sen. Dick Durbin, the lone Democrat in the meeting, confirmed the comments Friday morning, calling the words "hate filled, vile and racist". A Carson spokesperson didn't respond to a request for comment.

At the time, Trump was 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighed 236 pounds, which Bornstein said made him "overweight for his height". Robert Chiponda, a communications consultant in Lusaka, said he never took Trump seriously. This requires a merit-based system that attracts talented, freedom-loving individuals from across the globe, whether they are from Haiti, Norway or anywhere else, ' he wrote.

Gov McAuliffe, De Niro, Snoop Dog, Depp threaten President Trump, Mr. She said the fight over immigration reform is turning ugly and seems to counter everything she learned about America in school. We contribute a lot to the world.

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