'African-Americans are very angry': Trump speaks on behalf of black people on Virginia racism scandals
President Donald Trump (Shutterstock).

President Donald Trump, who is white, on Sunday spoke about the racism scandals in Virginia on behalf of black Americans.

"African Americans are very angry," he tweeted, "at the double standard on full display in Virginia!"

Trump's tweet came after acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney was peppered with questions about Democratic investigations on Sunday morning shows.

The president did not explain which "double standard" he was referring to.

Read the tweet below.