Donald Trump usually doubles down when accused of political incorrectness, but the presumptive GOP presidential nominee is actually backing down after a "Crooked Hillary" tweet raised hackles of antisemitism.
Trump's earlier tweet included an image attacking Hillary Clinton with the words "Most Corrupt Candidate Ever!' inside a red 6-pointed star on a backgournd of money. Trump opponents saw it as a Star of David, while his supporters might have seen a sheriff's badge -- or even just a graphic image with no subtle significance.
The controversy caused "Star of David" to trend on Twitter for several hours Saturday. Finally, Trump deleted the controversial tweet and replaced it with the same image with the star replaced by non-controversial circle.
The US president made some extravagant promises as he officially launched his re-election bid for the 2020 American elections at a rally in Orlando, Florida, on Tuesday night. -- https://www.businessinsider.co.za
President Donald Trump kicked off his formal reelection campaign Tuesday night with a rally in Orlando. His 76-minute speech featured more than 15 false statements, many of them ones that he's repeated frequently in the past. -- https://www.cnn.com
Mike Lafferty, editorial page editor for the Orlando Sentinel, talks with Rachel Maddow about the paper's decision to announce its opposition to Donald Trump's reelection on the day Trump is holding a campaign "relaunch" rally in Orlando. -- https://www.msnbc.com
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders didn’t find much to like in President Donald Trump’s Tuesday night reelection campaign launch in Orlando. -- https://dailycaller.com
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