Trump Hails Right Wing Group For Praising Him (The Same Group Yesterday Made News For Racist Texts)

Well, of course:

President Trump on Friday tweeted his support for Charlie Kirk and conservative group Turning Point USA one day after a New Yorker investigation revealed racist text messages sent by a former top official in the organization.

The show of support comes just a day after it was revealed that Turning Point’s former national field director, Crystal Clanton, sent text messages to another staffer during the 2016 campaign expressing her hatred towards African-Americans. Clanton held the second-most-powerful position in Turning Point USA for five years before her resignation.

“I hate black people. Like fuck them all . . . I hate blacks. End of story,” Clanton said in texts to John Ryan O’Rourke, another former Turning Point employee.

Read the full New Yorker expose.