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Trump announces MAGA rally in the wake of incendiary comments after New Zealand mosque massacre

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President Donald Trump announced an upcoming Make America Great Again rally — hours after making remarks about an “invasion” of immigrants in the wake of a white supremacist massacre at two mosques in New Zealand.

New York Times White House correspondent Maggie Haberman noted on Twitter that the Trump campaign announced a March 28 MAGA rally in Grand Rapids, Michigan on Friday afternoon.

Earlier in the afternoon, the president remarked that an “invasion” of immigrants were entering the United States via its southern border with Mexico. He also admitted to knowing that the term could be upsetting.

“People hate the word invasion,” Trump said, “but that’s what it is.”

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Trump also told reporters that he does not see white nationalism as a rising threat.

“I think it’s a small group of people,” the president said of white nationalists. He also added that it’s too soon to tell if the alleged shooter was a white supremacist.

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Cop says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be shot following Trump’s racist targeting of The Squad

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Following racist attacks on members of The Squad by President Donald Trump and his supporters, a police officer in Louisiana reportedly said that one of the congresswomen of color should be shot.

Trump has been lashing out at the four first-term congresswomen, who include Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI).

"A Gretna police officer posted a comment on his Facebook page this past week calling U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a 'vile idiot' who 'needs a round, and I don't mean the kind she used to serve,'" NOLA reported Saturday.

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Internet piles on ABC reporter for lavishing praise on Trump for allowing press to ask questions

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ABC News reporter Kyra Phillips on Saturday heaped praise on President Donald Trump for his treatment of the press.

Despite the White House no longer holding daily press briefings, Phillips praised the "access" she receives from the administration.

"No matter what your politics are, I have to say that I appreciate the access ?Trump? gives us on a regular basis and the ability to ask any question," she said.

She tagged Stephanie Grisham in her tweet, who is Trump's latest press secretary. She also tagged her husband, John Roberts, who does not work in the White House, but works for Fox News.

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The real problem wasn’t the racism — it was the Trump taking ‘the Lord’s name in vain’ twice: supporter

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President Donald Trump was widely condemned after supporters at a campaign rally in West Virginia turned his racist "go back" message into a "Send Her Back" chant against one of a woman of color in Congress.

One Trump supporter in West Virginia also criticized the speech, but not for the racist targeting of Rep. Ilhan Omar.

State Senator Paul Hardesty, a Democrat, wrote to the White House to complain about Trump's use of the word "goddamn."

The letter was republished by the Montgomery-Herald.

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