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Reprinted with permission from AlterNet.

 

Vanessa Trump, who is in the process of divorcing Donald Trump, Jr., received scathing criticism after a post about sending her kids to summer camp.

She deleted the tweet, which can be seen below in archived form.

Trump faced quick and furious backlash for the tweet, which came amid national outrage at the creation of child internment camps due to President Donald Trump’s new immigration enforcement policy that results in abusive family separations.
From “tone deaf” to “Soulless Ghoul,” Vanessa is the latest member of the Trump family to face the wrath of the populace as the current administration continues its all-out assault on human rights. Below is a small sampling of the responses.

Chris Sosa is the Senior Editor at AlterNet. His work also appears in Mic, Salon, Care2, Huffington Post and other publications. Follow him on Twitter @ChrisSosa.

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Anthony Aguero posing behind Marjorie Taylor Greene

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Before getting elected, Greene was a right-wing commentator who frequently encouraged violence against members of Congress and pushed dangerous conspiracy theories. She has repeatedly targeted Muslims, including Omar and Tlaib.

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