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Trump Fans Tell Buzzfeed Reporter They’re Fine with ‘Europeans Coming Here’ Illegally

At a certain point, coded racism becomes so poorly-coded that it’s hard to tell what the point is anymore. That was certainly the case with a pair of Donald Trump supporters whom Buzzfeed reporter Ema O’Connor spoke with outside a rally for the Republican presidential nominee in Portland, Maine Thursday afternoon. Asked if they had any problem with the possibility that prospective First Lady Melania Trump may have worked illegally in the United States, they answered with creepily knowing glances and thinly-veiled references to whiteness:

I’m pretty down with Western Civilization.

O’Connor spoke to another Trump support inside who said that there’s “no definitive proof” that President Obama was born in the United States:

In a statement released on Twitter earlier Thursday, Mrs. Trump insisted that reports about her immigration status in 1995 were “inaccurate.”

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