Thursday, 30 July 2020

Trump boasts of pushing low-income housing out of suburbs

quote [ President Donald Trump is pining for support in the suburbs, and pushing out low-income housing is playing a part in his bid to get it.

In a set of tweets and in remarks in Texas on Wednesday, Trump bragged about his administration’s rescinding an Obama-era fair housing rule that was meant to combat housing discrimination. He characterized low-income housing as a detriment to the suburbs and claimed that Democrats were out to uproot and destroy suburbia — a cultural sphere that he equated to the American dream. ]

Incredibly racist and classist.

“I am happy to inform all of the people living their Suburban Lifestyle Dream that you will no longer be bothered or financially hurt by having low income housing built in your neighborhood...
“...Your housing prices will go up based on the market, and crime will go down. I have rescinded the Obama-Biden AFFH Rule. Enjoy!“ - Trump
https://twitter.com/realdonaldtrump/status/1288509572223651840?s=21
[SFW] [politics] [+2 WTF]
[by damnit@12:12amGMT]

Comments

steele said @ 1:29am GMT on 30th Jul [Score:5 Underrated]
knumbknutz said @ 3:30pm GMT on 30th Jul
That's not a dog whistle - that's a fucking bullhorn over a 10000 watt googlephonics speaker system...

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