Because the nation pays its respects to George Floyd and his household on the day he’s laid to relaxation in Houston, Donald Trump hasn’t talked about his title as soon as.
As a substitute, as PoliticusUSA’s Jason Easley pointed out earlier, the president took to Twitter to spew a disturbing conspiracy concept a couple of 75-year-old man who was roughed up by Buffalo police.
As MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle famous on Tuesday, “The scene in Texas, a stark distinction in tone and substance from president Donald Trump who didn’t point out George Floyd immediately.”
— PoliticusUSA (@politicususa) June 9, 2020
Former Vice President Joe Biden additionally delivering a video message. The scene in Texas, a stark distinction in tone and substance from President Donald Trump who didn’t point out George Floyd immediately. As a substitute, he spent fairly a little bit of time attempting to unfold an odd and unsettling conspiracy concept a couple of senior citizen, a 75-year-old man, a protester who was shoved by police in Buffalo, New York. The president was suggesting that that man was some kind of Antifa agitator. You possibly can see right here in your display screen precisely what occurred within the video. It wasn’t that in any respect. Two Buffalo law enforcement officials have been charged with assault. That challenge of police violence amid the protests over police violence throughout the nation has emerged as a brand new flash level by itself proper.
Trump doesn’t even attempt to unite the nation
It’s unattainable to overstate simply how unhealthy Donald Trump is at uniting the nation throughout a time of disaster or tragedy. He doesn’t even attempt.
From the coronavirus outbreak to the financial collapse to the nationwide outcry following George Floyd’s homicide, this president has been placing on a clinic on how to not behave if you occupy essentially the most highly effective workplace on the planet.
On a day when the Floyd household is mourning their loss and the nation is paying its respects, Trump couldn’t discover it in him to even point out George Floyd’s title.
Donald Trump might stay within the White Home, however he actually doesn’t act like a president.
Sean Colarossi at present resides in Cleveland, Ohio. He earned his Bachelor of Arts diploma in Journalism from the College of Massachusetts Amherst and was an organizing fellow for each of President Obama’s presidential campaigns. He additionally labored with Deliberate Parenthood as an Inexpensive Care Act Outreach Organizer in 2014, serving to northeast Ohio residents receive medical insurance protection.