Controversy of the Day

Is the Donald Trump campaign racist? Hillary Clinton says yes

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The Clinton camp is calling out Trump and his supporters on racism and divisive rhetoric. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

The Hillary Clinton campaign is going after Donald Trump, hard, on racist overtones and undertones in his campaign. They rolled out a whole slew of attacks on this front.

With this:

And this:


And this:

Did Trump respond? Of course he did.

How's Trump doing with African American voters?

In two crucial swing states, Pennsylvania and Ohio, he's polling at 0% with black voters. Zero. Percent. Overall, between 1% and 6% of black voters say they'll vote for Trump. About 10-15% of voters on Election Day will be African American, so, yeah, this is very bad for him.

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Is the Donald Trump campaign racist? Hillary Clinton says yes

Holly Epstein Ojalvo

Holly’s mission is to inform, inspire, and empower engaged activists who will change the world. She was previously an editor at The New York Times and a high school teacher. She spent her brief 20’s slump at a mousepad factory. Holly earned a B.A. at Lafayette College and M.A.'s at U Delaware and NYU. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, daughter, and cat, Tomie Twotone. Follow: @heoj.

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