Donald Trump denies racial rant

President Donald Trump has denied questioning why the United States would want to have immigrants from Haiti and African nations, referring to some of these countries as “shithole countries".

It was reported that Trump made these statements during a White House meeting with lawmakers on immigration reform.

READ: 'Trump has made no disguise of his racism and bigotry'

Ray White spoke to US foreign policy expert Brooks Spector.

Spector says this is nothing new.

His persona, his value system seems to have race as a particularly foreboding part to it. If you look further back together with his father, the two of them as real estate investors had been sued by the federal government on race discrimination cases in apartment buildings that they had owned at the time.

Brooks Spector, US foreign policy expert

None of this is particularly new, if you followed Donald Trump over the years, you come to expect it.

Brooks Spector, US foreign policy expert

Spector says he believes Trump has little impulse control.

Click on the link below to listen to the full interview...


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