Trump Tells Black Reporter She’s Asking A ‘Racist Question’

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November 7, 2018 1:13 p.m.

When PBS’ Yamiche Alcindor asked a question about white nationalists’ support of his divisive rhetoric, President Donald Trump scolded her for asking a “racist question.”

“We have a lot of problems, excuse me, but to say that what you said is so insulting to me,” Trump said. “It’s a very terrible thing that you said.”

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