Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a prime Democrat within the 2020 presidential elections, stated President Trump is a white supremacist and has performed “all the pieces in his energy to fire up racial battle and hatred on this nation.
Warren made the feedback in an interview with The New York Instances, which was revealed early Thursday. The remarks got here after two mass shootings final weekend that resulted in 31 deaths. Democrats have positioned the blame on Trump’s rhetoric for the capturing. Beto O’Rourke additionally labeled the president a white supremacist.
Trump has stated a number of occasions up to now that he’s “the least racist particular person” on the earth. He known as for unity after the shootings and visited El Paso and Dayton on Wednesday to consolation El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio. Hogan Gidley, a White Home spokesman, instructed The Hill it’s irresponsible for these Democrats to assign blame after the shootings.
Trump instructed reporters on Wednesday that “any group of hate” considerations him.
“Whether it’s white supremacy, whether it’s any other kind of supremacy. Whether it’s Antifa,” he stated, in keeping with Axios. “Whether it’s any group of hate.”