‘Awful False Equivalence’: Twitter Rips Trump for Blaming ‘Many Sides’ for Violent Unrest


President Donald Trump addressed the civil unrest in Charlottesville, Virginia in reaction to a White Nationalist protest today from is own country club, Trump National, in Bedminster, New Jersey. During his speech, Trump condemned “in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry, and violence on many sides.” Then for effect, he add “on many sides.”

If you fee that the blaming of  “many sides” for violent events started by White Nationalist group seems an odd rhetorical turn, then you are not alone. Many on Twitter agree with you, some have been aggregated and published in this post for you to review.


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