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The “Mexican” Judge

January 6, 2018 0

MEDIA MEME: During the class-action lawsuit against Trump University, Donald Trump said that Judge Gonzalo Curiel was incapable of being a fair judge because he is Mexican. This is the very definition of racism. Therefore, Trump […]

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