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Trump twists stats on police brutality: 'more white people' are killed

19 days ago   |   By The Guardian

In fact, studies have found that Black Americans are up to 3.5 times as likely to be killed by law enforcement
Donald Trump, in an interview aired Tuesday, pivoted when asked a question about the police killing of George Floyd , a Black American, which has sparked major national protests, to point out that white people also get killed by law enforcement in the US. In a controversial moment that had echoes of his comments on white nationalist marchers and counter-protesters in Charlottesville , Virginia, in 2017, when he said there were “ fine people on both sides ”, the president did not...
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Trump talks about white victims when asked why black people are killed by police

Trump talks about white victims when asked why black people are killed by police

19 days ago   |   By The Mirror

The US president has been accused of racism once again, now by The American Civil Liberties Union's Jeffery Robinson for his response when quizzed about the disproportionately high number of deaths of black people at the hands of American law enforcement
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'So are white people': Donald Trump brushes off question on police killings of black people

19 days ago   |   By Evening Standard

Donald Trump has pushed back against a question on police killings of black people in the US by saying more white people die at the hands of officers.
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