JM Rieger @RiegerReport Video Editor, The Washington Post • [email protected] Aug. 14, 2019 1 min read

Trump told four minority congresswomen to “go back” where they came from.

The EEOC defines this as harassment:

“Examples of potentially unlawful conduct include insults, taunting, or ethnic epithets … or comments like, ‘Go back to where you came from’”

 https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/talking-like-trump-in-the-workplace-can-cost-your-employer-money-and-get-you-fired/2019/08/02/e83cd3d4-b4a6-11e9-8e94-71a35969e4d8_story.html?_view=prod 

Trump has repeatedly talked about his great genes over the years:

“When you connect two racehorses, you usually end up with a fast horse.”

 https://www.huffpost.com/entry/donald-trump-eugenics_n_57ec4cc2e4b024a52d2cc7f9 

Trump’s immigration policies have drawn comparisons to early 20th Century policies based in part on eugenics.  https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/open-doors-slamming-gates-the-tumultuous-politics-of-us-immigration-policy/2017/01/28/b646ea48-e57a-11e6-a453-19ec4b3d09ba_story.html 

For years, Trump also pushed the racist “birther” conspiracy theory that America’s first African-American president was not born in the United States.  https://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/17/us/politics/donald-trump-obama-birther.html 

George Will on Bill O’Reilly’s 2015 book “Killing Reagan”:

"The book’s pretense of scholarship involves 151 footnotes, only one of which is even remotely pertinent to the book’s lurid assertions … This book is nonsensical history"

 https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/bill-oreilly-slanders-ronald-reagan/2015/11/05/d11300d6-83e3-11e5-9afb-0c971f713d0c_story.html 


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