Outrage over Trump 'shoutout' to far-right militia

Cleveland (AFP) – US President Donald Trump drew outrage on Wednesday after he dodged an opportunity to condemn white supremacists, and instead dropped the name of a far-right militia group during the first presidential debate.When asked if he was willing to reject racist and militia groups Trump deflected and said: “Proud Boys — stand back and stand by.””But I’ll tell you what, I’ll tell you what, somebody’s got to do something about Antifa,” he continued, referring to the far-left movement.The Proud Boys, a far-right paramilitary group, then appeared to adopt the phrase, with one known soci…

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