Trump faces backlash over “lynching” comment

US President Donald Trump’s comparison of the impeachment inquiry being conducted against him to a “lynching” sparked a heated backlash on Tuesday.

Stirring painful memories of America’s racist past, Mr Trump tweeted in regard to the investigation into his dealings with Ukraine: “All Republicans must remember what they are witnessing here – a lynching. But we will WIN!”

The comparison to lynching – a practice once widespread across...
source: Herald Series

2019-10-23 06:14
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