"I think you sometimes have to come back to objective evidence, that is to say that it is sympathetic to this approach. he has some sympathy for this position and does not want to condemn him, ”Ellison, who has been a member since 2007. by January this year
"He will not recognize (former leader of the Cook Clan) David Duke. I have in mind that there is so much evidence to suggest that for some reason he does not want to condemn or recognize the white supremacy. it is dangerous not only for the colorful communities, the Jews, the gays, the people, as it is, I think it is dangerous for the government, because I think one thing is really: white bosses, neo-Nazi groups, they look at governments as participants, guilty and ( they) target the government for the punishment, ”said Ellison, adding that the Oklahoma city bomber Timothy McVeigh is" a great example. "
Ellison's comments came when he discussed the short answer to New Zealand's mosque shooting on Friday, which left 50 dead. The suspect, Brenton Harrison Tarrant, left a "manifesto" filled with anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim ideas and explanations of the attacks.
"I think this is a small group of people with very, very serious problems, I think. If you look at what happened in New Zealand, perhaps that is the case, ”the Short White House told reporters.
Fox News Sunday, head of White House headquarters, Mick Mulvaney defended his boss's rhetoric: "The president is not a white boss." "Just asking something like something going on overseas or even within the country to tell you "Oh, my kindness is somehow to be the fault of the President," it says about everything I think is damaging to sorting out the institutions in our country today, "said Mulvaney.
Ellison told Berm that he was thinking of Trump's language, including his use of "invasion" and "attacker" against illegal immigration. "Signifies that there is a certain relationship between the president and those working around the world with racist attitudes.
"Another thing, I think, is an incentive," Ellison added. "So if you are a motivated white boss, then chances are you think the President is in favor of what you are doing. So these are two very terrible things, and I think it is important to note that this threat must be
CNN Veronica Stracqualursi contributed to this report.