Some Africans Endorse President Donald Trump’s ‘Shithole’ Remarks

Breitbart | 1/12/2018 | Staff
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Politicians of all stripes and world leaders from around the globe are rushing to condemn President Donald Trump for his alleged reference to “shithole countries,” made during a negotiation with Democrats in the Oval Office on Thursday.

Africa is no exception. An official from South Africa’s ruling party insisted: “Ours is not a shithole country, neither is Haiti or any other country in distress.”

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But a few Africans voiced their support for Trump.

The Associated Press reported:

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“President Donald Trump is absolutely right,” says Mamady Traore, a 30-year-old sociologist in the West African nation of Guinea. “When you have heads of state who mess with the constitutions to perpetuate their power. When you have rebel factions that kill children, disembowel women as saints, who mutilate innocent civilians.”

One African source reached by Breitbart News on Friday said that Trump had only said what many Africans say behind closed doors — at least about the continent’s most troubled nations.

“The Democratic...
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