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ON THE #METOO MOVEMENT

September 28, 2018

Trump acknowledged: “This is a very big moment for our country” — but not because women feel empowered to speak out.

Instead, Trump said: “This is a very big moment for our country because you have a man who’s very outstanding, but he’s got very strong charges against him, probably charges that nobody’s going to be able to prove.” Trump went on to describe “a very dangerous period in our country” that he said was being “perpetuated by some very evil people — some of them are Democrats.”

And he warned that the country was adopting a new, “dangerous standard” of justice, in which “you are guilty until proven innocent.”

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