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Analysis: Trump still flirts with racially tinged rhetoric

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WASHINGTON - There has been no reset, no moment of national healing.
One year after blaming "both sides" for violent clashes between white supremacists and counterprotesters, President Donald Trump still flirts with racially tinged rhetoric - and feels little blowback from Republican leaders or GOP voters when he does. Black leaders and Democrats argue Trump's tone and actions on race have gotten even worse in the months since the clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia.
The result is a starkly segregated political landscape where there is scant punishment for racially loaded rhetoric and, at...
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