Hollywood, Politicians, Media Defend ‘The Squad’ After Trump "Go Home" Remarks
Hollywood, Politicians, Media Defend ‘The Squad’ After Trump "Go Home" Remarks
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15 July, 2019, 11:18
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As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner. "We're in the business of trying to grab that power and return it to the people". Ilhan Omar, Ayanna Pressley and Rashida Tlaib.
"You are angry because you don't believe in an America where I represent NY 14, where the good people of Minnesota elected @IlhanMN, where @RashidaTlaib fights for MI families, where @AyannaPressley champions little girls in Boston", said Ocasio-Cortez, who has the same birthplace as Trump's father.
But he's unmistakably referring to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of NY and her allies in what's become known as the squad.
The congressman concluded his thoughts about Trump's statements by stating on Twitter that "if you wonder why I give no inch to these racists, now you know". "And I'm very proud, by the way, in virtually every poll that I have seen, we are winning people under 45 or 50 years of age and younger".
"When [Trump] tells four American Congresswomen to go back to their countries, he reaffirms his plan to "Make America Great Again" has always been about making America white again", she wrote. "For millions of us, these women of color in Congress represent generations of blood, sweat and tears and struggle".
The White House did not respond to multiple requests for clarification on the president's tweets, but the Trump campaign made an attempt to defend the president's tweets.
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Justice Democrats-the progressive group who helped get Ocasio-Cortez elected-thanked Sanders for his comments.
Pressley quoted the late Rep. Shirley Chisholm's feminist mantra in saying that rather than bringing her own chair to the proverbial table, "this is the time to shake the table, this is the time to redefine that table".
It is not exactly presidential in the traditional interpretation of that phrase, but who cares?
"Moving forward, I'm just appealing to all of you to recognize that our destinies and our freedoms are tied". USA administrations have used an authorization of force passed by Congress after the September 11, 2001 attacks to justify a slew of operations around the world.
"We're going to impeach the MF-er", she said.
Then there's Pressley, whose family is entirely domestic.
Ms Pelosi has been seeking to minimise Ms Ocasio-Cortez's influence in the House Democratic caucus in recent days, prompting Ms Ocasio-Cortez to accuse Ms Pelosi of trying to marginalise women of colour.
According to a spokesman for the campaign, Trump didn't tell the Democrats to "go back" anywhere because he also then said that they should later return to the United States, an obviously honest addition on the president's part.
A CNN contributor on Sunday argued that President Donald Trump's tweet telling four progressive congresswomen to "go back" to where they came from may not be seen as racist by his supporters because he also said they could "come back".
China's 1.3 billion consumers have continued to buoy the economy with retail sales up 9.8% on-year in June, up from 8.6% in May. The trade war with the U.S. has hit demand for China's goods, compounding slowing demand from the rest of the world.
ICE is expected to target families whose immigration cases were handled through an expedited court process that began in 2018. Trump warned last month about the planned deportations, which were earlier reported by the New York Times .
Khan floored Dib in the second round with a ferocious left hook at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah . Amir Khan collected a lucrative £7m pay package for his performance against Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia.
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WWE star Jeff Hardy was arrested this weekend in SC for alleged public intoxication and impairment, per a report from TMZ . He spent multiple stints in TNA wrestling, a competitor to WWE, and won its heavyweight title as well.
Police reportedly arrested three key members of the yellow vest movement, including its ideologist, Eric Drouet. President Emmanuel Macron oversaw the events on Sunday which showcased Europe's defence co-operation.
A prominent sign was hanging on the wall above the jar reading: "Please do not touch medical supplies, thank you". The center removed all items in the examination room and re-sanitized the area after the incident, reports say.
Theresa May says MPs are so entrenched over Brexit, they could not compromise on a deal for Britain's departure from the EU. Mrs May said she had underestimated the unwillingness of some people in parliament to compromise to deliver Brexit.
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Liang was also quick to add that his company still preferred to work with Google and Android to develop its mobile devices. At the moment, Huawei remains on U.S. blacklist as a potential security threat, despite Trump's reassurance.
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Made it seem as though he might be British, not Swiss. "Unfortunately one player has to lose and we both had our chances". He sent a forehand wide on the first championship point, and Djokovic produced a cross-court forehand victor on the next.
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Christchurch shootings: New Zealanders hand over guns
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Wait goes on for Williams as inspired Halep wins Wimbledon
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House votes to restrain Trump on Iran amid tensions
Omar and Ocasio-Cortez are so radical and anti-American that they are ensuring President Trump's reelection next year. So, Pelosi compromised, agreeing to a more generic border funding bill that didn't require better treatment.
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