Anderson Cooper, John Legend & Others Slam Donald Trump for 'Racist' 'S--thole Countries' Comment

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PEOPLE.com—President Donald Trump was heavily criticized Thursday for comments made about immigrants from what he called “s–thole” countries during a meeting with lawmakers. The Washington Post reported the president, 71, became frustrated during the meeting when they discussed protections for immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and Africa. “Why are we having all these people from s–thole countries come here?” Trump said, according to the Post. Anderson Cooper made an emotional statement defending Haiti...

Don Lemon, Anderson Cooper slam Trump's 's--thole' comments. CNN hosts Don Lemon and Anderson Cooper bashed President Trump’s reported “shithole countries” comment as “racist” on Thursday.