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Elijah Cummings: Trump's words brings back bad memories of racism

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Rep. Elijah Cummings on Sunday said the events of the week since President Donald Trump's “go back” tweet aimed at four progressive congresswomen of color reminded him of being a 12-year-old growing up in 1962 Baltimore. “We were trying to integrate an Olympic-size pool near my house and we had been constrained to a wading pool in the black community,” the Maryland Democrat told George Stephanopoulos, host of ABC's “This Week.” “As we tried to March to that pool over six days, I was beaten, all kinds of rocks and bottles thrown at me. And the interesting thing is that I heard the same...
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Trump melts down over Washington Post story about his racist tweets

Trump melts down over Washington Post story about his racist tweets

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President Donald Trump spent Sunday morning stewing over a nearly day old Washington Post story on aides' concerns regarding his racist tweets about four congresswomen of color.
Echoing his standard smear of news stories that are unfavorable to him, Trump attacked the story as “Fake News” with “phony sources who do not exist,” despite its reliance on on-the-record quotes from key supporters.
The Washington Post Story, about my speech in North Carolina and tweet, with its phony sources who do not exist, is Fake News. The only thing people were talking about is the record setting crowd and...
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Trump's tweets: Should the media call the US president 'racist'?

Trump's tweets: Should the media call the US president 'racist'?

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Coverage of the White House is caught up over the word 'racist' and whether it should be used to describe Trump.
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Tense meetings, protesters, and a surprise arrival: 7 photos show just how...

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Trump signals ‘second thoughts' on escalating his trade war with China

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Larry Kudlow: U.S.-China trade talks continue, but no deal in sight

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Controversial Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Announces He's Running Again

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Arpaio was convicted of criminal contempt and later pardoned by President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Tea Party firebrand and former GOP Rep. Joe Walsh announces he's running...

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Joe Walsh reportedly wants to troll Trump by recruiting George Conway, the...

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Lindsey Graham To U.S. Consumers: 'Accept The Pain' Of Trump's Trade War

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