The CNN host called the President’s comments “disgusting”, adding there is “other language” he would like to use if he were not on television. “Certain Washington politicians choose to fight for foreign countries, but President Trump will always fight for the American people,” a statement from White House spokesman Raj Shah said.
“Like other countries that have merit-based immigration, President Trump is fighting for permanent solutions that make our country stronger by welcoming those who can contribute to our society, grow our economy and assimilate into our great nation.
Officials said it appeared she accidentally tripped and fell while she was fishing.
Lemon shared a picture of his late sister on Thursday as he expressed gratitude for “words of sympathy” that were shared with him.
A lot of us already knew that.” His comments come amid international outrage that Mr Trump described Haiti, El Salvador and unspecified African nations as “s***hole countries” in a meeting with US politicians on Thursday.
“Why are we having all these people from s***hole countries come here?
“So I want all of you to know that your prayers and words of encouragement have meant the world to me and my family over the last few days,” Lemon said as he began CNN Tonight on Tuesday.
“So many of you have reached out to me that I can't respond to all of them, so I want to respond now and please pass this on.” [email protected] Lemon returns to CNN after the tragic loss of his sister: "This is exactly where she would have wanted me to be" https://t.co/S4OEuf JJ20 https://t.co/Tc0hfg Cq F7— CNN Tonight (@CNNTonight) February 7, 2018 Last Wednesday, L’Tanya “Leisa” Lemon Grimes, 58, drowned in a neighborhood pond in Livingston Parish in Louisiana.
CNN host Don Lemon has labelled Donald Trump “racist” after reports the President called Haiti and African states “s***hole countries”.
Opening his programme on Thursday night, Mr Lemon said: “The President of the United States is racist.
He also called out Trump’s supporters for ignoring Trump’s bigoted remarks.