Hollywood, Politicians, Media Defend ‘The Squad’ After Trump “Go Home” Remarks

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Reactions to today’s Twitter remarks from President Donald Trump, who advised the Congresswomen known as “The Squad” to “go back” to their countries, is setting social media aflame.

The remarks from celebrities, politicians, regular people and media are mounting, with Twitter spawning the trending #RacistInChief hashtag to collect them.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has already made her remarks defending the four – Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib and Ayanna Pressley — regarding Trump’s tweets, in which he said they should ​”fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came,​” then return to the US and show how it’s done.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar have responded via Twitter to the remarks.

We’ll update the list of reactions as they come in. Here’s what’s been posted so far:

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