President Donald Trump served up one other brazen lie throughout a current interview — claiming that police kill extra Whites than Blacks.
When challenged by the reporter in regards to the fee of Black folks being killed by the police, he mentioned:
“And so are white folks. So are white folks. What a horrible query to ask. So are white folks,” Trump instructed CBS’s Catherine Herridge. “Extra white folks, by the best way. Extra white folks.”
Black persons are greater than twice as more likely to be killed by the police than whites. Some research the precise quantity might be as six occasions extra seemingly.
He additionally spoke out in protection of the Accomplice flag.
“All I say is freedom of speech. It’s quite simple. My angle is freedom of speech. Very robust views on the Accomplice flag. With me, it’s freedom of speech. Quite simple. Prefer it, don’t prefer it, it’s freedom of speech.”
Trump not too long ago referred to Black Lives Matter murals as “symbols of hate.”