‘It’s called choking’: Donald Trump blames racist policing on ‘bad apples’

The US president praised police forces while touring the Wisconsin city that became the centre of protests after police shot Jacob Blake, blaming recent racist incidents on ‘bad apples’ and officers ‘choking’ under pressure.

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Trump said a silent majority of Kenosha residents were most concerned about ‘law and order’, insisting people should focus on ‘anarchists, looters and rioters’ and not peaceful protesters

Trump blames racism in policing on ‘bad apples’ during visit to Kenosha ► https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/sep/01/donald-trump-division-kenosha-protests-jacob-blake

Jacob Blake family reject ‘orange man in the White House’ as Trump tours nearby ► https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/sep/01/trump-kenosha-white-house-jacob-blake

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