‘He’s a dog, a pig and a terrorist’: Celebrities express their collective outrage over Trump’s ‘s***hole countries comment’
Celebrities and political commentators shared their outrage Thursday night over President Trump’s reported description of Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as ‘s***hole countries.’
During an afternoon Oval Office meeting about immigration with lawmakers, Trump reportedly asked the room: ‘Why are we having all these people from s***hole countries come here?’ according to the Washington Post.
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He’s said to have made the comments while pushing against reinstating protections for immigrants from those countries. According to the Post he then said that the US would be happy to welcome immigrants from countries such as Norway.
Trump denied making the comments Friday morning, but not before they ignited Thursday’s news cycle as movie stars, comedians, musicians and talk show hosts all condemning the President as racist.
Musician John Legend also expressed his outrage over the President’s alleged comments: