Tuesday, 23 January, 2018

SNOW PATROL: NAACP Calls for 'BLIZZARD' of 'Snowflakes' as Trump Visits Atlanta

President Donald Trump in an interview with CBN's Pat Robertson President Donald Trump in an interview with CBN's Pat Robertson
Bennie Garza | 12 January, 2018, 22:03

Another group, Reject Fascism ATL, said that before the kickoff they will "kneel down against Trump" outside the CNN world headquarters, in solidarity with the athletes who have knelt during the national anthem as a protest against racial injustice. They plan to use the hashtag #AllTrumpsLies to highlight what they say are lies told by the USA president.

The NAACP is urging people to wear white and hold anti-Trump signs on Monday for President Donald Trump's visit to Atlanta.

"The Atlanta NAACP will not be officially participating in a protest outside at the game".

But lots of people in Atlanta haven't forgotten.

President Trump will be in Atlanta to attend the College Football National Championship.

His visit comes nearly exactly a year after Trump tweeted that Atlanta is "horrible" and "crime infested", drawing heavy pushback from several local officials.

"Trump dissed Atlanta by calling it "crime infested". and now, he thinks he can just stroll into Atlanta and watch football on Monday?" the group asks in a Facebook post.

The game's halftime performer, Kendrick Lamar, has criticized the president, with lyrics such as "Donald Trump is a chump, know how we feel, punk/ Tell "em that God comin"/ And Russia need a replay button, y'all up to something" in "The Heart Part 4". Their demonstration will allegedly support football players who are taking "a knee against Trump". There have been few on-field demonstrations from college players.

The measure was long championed by U.S. Rep. John Lewis, an Atlanta Democrat and vocal Trump critic, who praised the bill without mentioning the president.

The White House says its plan calls for expediting federal permitting to allow for broadband internet expansion in rural areas and for making it easier for providers to place cell towers on federal lands.

In October, Vice President Mike Pence walked out of an NFL game between the Indianapolis Colts and the San Francisco 49ers after some 49ers players knelt during the national anthem. Trump had endorsed Moore. But if he does, "he will probably respond in some manner, at 3 o'clock tomorrow morning", Rose said with a chuckle.

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