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People| Thu Jan 11 22:03:04 EST 2018
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 Thursday night on CNN, saying, “Let me be clear, the people of Haiti have been through more, withstood more, fought back against more injustice than our President ever has.” “I was taught ..

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