The Cyberbully In The White House Takes To Twitter And Offers Something Else
A Statement from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on terrorist attack in New York City, followed by a Footnote on Trump’s deplorable response to this from NAL reporter and publisher Doug Draper
Posted November 1st, 2017 on Niagara At Large
Canada’s Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement this Tuesday, October 31st, regarding the terrorist attack earlier that day in New York City:
“I am deeply grieved to hear of today’s terrorist attack in New York City. Canadians join me in offering our sincere condolences to those mourning the loss of family members and friends. We also send our wishes for a full recovery to those who were injured.
“New York is known for its resilience and strength, and we know that New Yorkers will stand together as they always have in the face of difficult situations.
“Tonight, we offer our prayers and thoughts to our neighbours in the United States. We are with you, as always, as friends and allies.”
A Footnote from Niagara At Large publisher Doug Draper –
As someone with a number of dear friends in the New York City area, I echo Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s words, and regardless of what you think of the current Canadian Prime Minister, contrast his response to this tragedy with Trump’s.
Here is Trump wh, for days on end this past September, following the largest mass shooting in U.S. history, committed by a life=long American citizen in Las Vegas, said it was no time to talk about politics and policy around the easy access to hardware that can make a semi-automatic, assault style rifle operate like a rapid-firing, machine gun killing machine.
And why was that no time to talk politics and policy? Because Trump has his small hands stuck firmly up the sphincter of one of the most dangerous domestic terrorist groups in his country – a National Rifle Association (NRA) whose main mission it is to traffic in weapons of mass destruction. That’s why
Yet, within 18 hours of this latest tragedy in New York, Trump sent out no fewer than three tweets to the basket of deplorables that make up his base, blaming Chuck Schumer, the Democratic minority leader in the Senate from New York, for allegedly approving a visa program some years back that Trump claims makes it easier for individuals like the one arrested for the New York attack in to the country.
In Las Vegas this past September, 58 were murdered and more than five hundred were wounded by military calibre weapons operated by an American-born killer, and to this day, Trump has said nothing about policies that make it easy for people to purchase killing machines like this, and he hasn’t even gone so far as to say no to a bill, tabled by Republican congressional reps and sponsored by the NRA, to legalize the sale of silencers for these weapons.
In New York City, this October 31st, eight were killed and 12 others were injured, reportedly by a 29-year-old man born in the Middle East and radicalized over the internet, and Trump could hardly wait to tweet out messages blaming one of his Democratic critics and immigration policies he claims are conveyer belt for letting Islamic terrorists in to the country.
During a news conference convened hours after the New York attack, the state’s Governor Andrew Cuomo said, in so many words, that at a time like this people across the country and at all levels of government have to come together and support each other, not become divided, because if that happens, the terrorists win.
So what does the orange hair idiot dot but send out poisonous tweets that advance the cause of the terrorists. And the basket of deplorables he claims would support him if he shot someone on Fifth Avenue, just keep cheering him on.
Hopefully, a majority of Americans will unite in getting rid of this guy.
- Doug Draper
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