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White House press secretary says Trump doesn't have a position on the Confederate flag but is against 'cancel culture'

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

During Monday's press briefing, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany would not say whether President Trump supports flying the Confederate flag or is against it.
McEnany delivered several roundabout answers as to why Trump claimed NASCAR made a mistake by banning fans from flying the Confederate flag at league races.
"What we're seeing across the nation is this vast cancel culture, where we're going to tear down our monuments, we're going to tear down Gandhi, we're going to tear down George Washington, we're going to tear down Lincoln," McEnany said.
"I spoke to this morning about...
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Trump's White House press secretary invoked the 'Armenian genocide,' but the US government has never officially recognized it and this could anger Turkey

Trump's White House press secretary invoked the 'Armenian genocide,' but the US government has never officially recognized it and this could anger Turkey

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany referred to the "Armenian genocide" on Monday, which went against the US government's official position on atrocities that took place during WWI.
McEnany referenced a "Armenian genocide memorial" as a site that was recently vandalized during Monday's press briefing.
Armenia has long said 1.5 million Armenians were killed in a genocide by the Ottoman Empire in 1915 during World War I.
The Turkish government has vehemently rejected this characterizing, dismissing the killings as a messy aspect of war.
In an effort to avoid angering Turkey, a NATO...
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