Trump tells African-American reporter her question on white nationalism is racist

President Donald Trump told an African-American reporter that her question on white nationalism was racist. 

Here’s the exchange between the two: 

Reporter: “On the campaign trail you called yourself a nationalist. Some people saw that as emboldening white nationalists. Now people are also…”

Trump: “I don’t know why you say that. It’s such a racist question.”

Reporter: “There are some people that say that. Now the Republican Party is seen as supporting white nationalists because of your rhetoric. What do you make of that?”

Trump: “I don’t believe I just don’t. Well, I don’t know why do I have my highest poll numbers ever with African-Americans. Why do I have among the highest poll numbers with African-Americans.

I mean why do I have my highest… honestly, that such a racist…

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