Is Hillary’s ‘basket of deplorables’ critique her Romney ‘47%’ moment?
“To just be grossly generalistic, you can put half of Trump supporters into what I call the basket of deplorables,” Clinton said, according to CNN. “Right? Racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamaphobic, you name it.”
She added, “And unfortunately, there are people like that and he has lifted them up. He has given voice to their websites that used to only have 11,000 people, now have 11 million. He tweets and retweets offensive, hateful, mean-spirited rhetoric.”
Clinton deemed that half of Trump’s supporters — or in other words, one-quarter of Americans — “irredeemable” and “not America.”
Is her moment of candor and attempt to suck up to Manhattan donors her “47%” moment? – READ MORE