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Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.), the only Black Republican in the Senate, opposed President Trump's nomination of Thomas Farr to become a federal judge, on Thursday, ending his chances of confirmation. Trump's choice — an attorney who has supported voter suppression targeting Blacks — caused Scott to defy the leader of his party's wishes.

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Rep. Mia Love's Aha Moment: Republicans Never Take Minorities Into Their Hearts

In her concession speech, the Republican lawmaker in Utah expressed betrayal by her party.

Rep. Mia Love (R-Utah) gave a concession speech on Monday after a narrow loss in this month's midterm election. Love expressed a sentiment of betrayal by her own party, and said President Trump's vision of the world is "no real relationships, just convenient transactions."

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Trump's 'Shithole' Comment About Black and Latino Nations Shouldn't Surprise Anyone

"I don't need this one incident to show me that Trump is racist. I have enough history that shows it for me," Lucien Metellus, a son of Haitian immigrants, told DiversityInc.

Along with calling Mexicans rapists, referring to protesting Black NFL players as sons of bitches and describing Neo-Nazis as fine people after the Charlottesville protests — to name a few racist comments — President Donald Trump has now insulted Haiti, El Salvador and African nations by calling them "shithole countries."

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