Awkward: Trump praises Martin Luther King, Jr. after his racist comments

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This free ticketed musical tribute celebrating the life of Dr. Marin Luther King Jr. will feature Grammy nominated performer Vanessa Williams along with the Let Freedom Ring Choir. He also rejected the idea of restoring protections for immigrants from those countries, suggesting the those from nations like Norway would be more welcome in the U.S.

He later added, "I thought he misspoke, and, as I said, I think President Trump is not a racist, but I do think he is racially uninformed".

The annual MLK Festival, a four-day event that celebrates the legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., will begin with a memorial breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12, in Glad Tidings Church.

During an Oval Office meeting on Thursday afternoon, Trump, in a discussion about immigration, asked "Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?"

Trump disputed the Post's account, tweeting that he "never said anything derogatory about Haitians".

"I'm excited about this year", Hicks said earlier this week. "I'm more troubled by the silence from people who are supposed to be men and women of righteousness".

Mayor Kapszukiewicz said Reverend King's "I Have a Dream" speech is one of the most quoted texts in the history of the English language and that the country still is struggling with numerous same issues the activist addressed decades ago. Made up by Dems. "Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!" However, that past has left its mark, she said.

President Trump with Isaac Newton Farris Jr.

As a woman of color and student, Amyra said the display hit home for her. Though 16 state representatives, including Judge Harry Leinenweber, who now sits as a Ronald Reagan appointee in the U.S. District Court in Chicago, voted against a new bill brought by Washington, it again passed both houses.

"The majority of the United States, and the world, was appalled by the president's remarks this week". King's niece said she actually understands.

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