Days after President Donald Trump sent a series of tweets, about four freshman Democratic members of Congress that have become known as “The Squad,” the president continued taking shots at the four women at his rally in North Carolina on Wednesday night. This led to chants from the crowd that many observers found disturbing.
It started, per The Inquisitr, launched a series of tweets targeting the four members of Congress- Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), and Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), and asked “why don’t they go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came.”
In part because all three are women of color, all are American citizens and elected officials, and three of the four were born in the United States, Trump’s tweets were widely denounced as racist. The House of Representatives, per The New York Times, voted this week to condemn the tweets.
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by – inquisitr.com