Trump ripped for calling El Paso massacre ‘act of cowardice’ instead of white supremacist terrorism
Donald Trump during CNN debate (Photo: Screen capture via video)

President Donald Trump was destroyed online for refusing to call the El Paso massacre an act of white supremacist terrorism.

"Today’s shooting in El Paso, Texas was not only tragic, it was an act of cowardice. I know that I stand with everyone in this Country to condemn today’s hateful act. There are no reasons or excuses that will ever justify killing innocent people," Trump said. "Melania and I send our heartfelt thoughts and prayers to the great people of Texas."

However, Trump once thought words were important.

The president was rapidly criticized for his latest statement.

Here's what some people were saying: