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REVEALED: Trump staffers busted for posting racist memes and calling for violence against minorities

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An investigation into the social media habits of paid staffers working in Donald Trump’s presidential  campaign shows employees who look a lot like Trump voters.

Angry, racist and not afraid to advertise it.

The Associated Press looked at the social media timelines of more than 50 current and former campaign employees and what they uncovered was a propensity for sharing racist memes and comments, with some even calling for a civil war if their boss isn’t elected.

At a time when the Trump campaign is officially attempting to reach out to minority voters, employees past and present have been disparaging those same voters with ugly racist caricatures, grotesque memes and even support of violent actions aimed at American Muslims.

The AP found pictures portraying African-Americans with fried chicken and calling them ignorant, to a  Trump field organizer in Virginia insisting Muslims would impose Sharia law on America and that fellow “patriots,” who “understand Islam for what it is are gearing up for the fight.”

Trump employee Craig Bachler, who is the candidate’s statewide director of coalitions in Florida,  shared a photo (see below) of a Mexican man in a sombrero mocking the way he speaks, calling it “Mexican word of the day”.

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According to the Associated Press, many Trump employees have set their social media accounts to private or have deleted them following the scrutiny. But the fact that staffers were hired for a political campaign and no one reviewed their social media history shows a breakdown in a vetting process that now more than ever looks for potential public relations landmines.

“In vetting a prospective staffer, I’m not sure where the line would be for not hiring someone or simply asking them to take something down from social media, but there is a line,” said Beth Myers, a former Mitt Romney campaign aide.

The AP notes that they notified the Trump campaign about the postings they discovered over a month ago and the campaign spokespeople have yet to respond.

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Right now Donald Trump thinks he’s winning — and he might not be wrong

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Donald Trump thinks he's winning.

For months, Americans have grown accustomed to Trump in his cornered-rat mode, lashing out defensively and ruminating obsessively over the possibility of impeachment. But his tweets this week have been surprisingly cheerful, suffused with the buoyant spirits of a teenage bully who has successfully swirlied a nerd.

First, like an overexcited child on Christmas Eve who unwraps his presents too soon, Trump — overcome with the pleasures of racist sadism — tweeted on Monday night that "ICE will begin the process of removing the millions of illegal aliens."

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Here are 7 wild, bizarre and pathetic moments from Trump’s ‘campaign launch’

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On Tuesday night, President Donald Trump held a rally that was billed as the official launch his re-election campaign — though he has never really stopped holding campaign rallies.

As expected, the president ranted, lied, and engaged in the raucous attacks that are central to his connection with Republican voters. Some of it was actually just sad, such as his continued obsession with Hillary Clinton.

Here are seven of the wildest, disturbing and pathetic moments from the rally:

1. He said Democrats "want to destroy our country as we know it."

Trump casually accuses Democrats of "want[ing] to destroy you and they want to destroy our country as we know it." pic.twitter.com/4K79KlbEeR

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Rick Wilson hilariously ridicules the ‘formal flip-flops’ and ‘dress cargo pants’ worn by Florida Trump supporters

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Republican strategist Rick Wilson mocked the attire of the Donald Trump supporters who were bused in from around Florida for his official campaign kickoff in Orlando.

Wilson, a Florida man himself, joined MSNBC's Brian Williams for post-rally analysis on "The 11th Hour."

Williams played a clip of a Trump supporter with sleeveless Trump T-shirt identifying her as a "proud member of the basket of deplorables" explaining why she'll vote to re-elect the president in 2020.

"The main reason? Because he’s one of the best presidents we’ve had for a very long time," the woman argued. "Very long time."

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