Vikings LB opens up about President Trump’s Haiti remarks

The ignorance that continues to be displayed by President Donald Trump shouldn’t necessarily surprise anyone, especially with his track record nearly a year into his presidency.Though, reports of Mr. Trump calling Haiti a “shithole” was about as shocking as anything he’s done. And those within the football world of Haitian descent are not holding back.That includes Minnesota Vikings linebacker Emmanuel Lamur.“I’m proud to be a Haitian and an American,” Lamur said, via MMQB. “This is who God made me to be. Would you say the same thing about Haiti if one of your grandchildren was Haitian? Why not use your gift to make the world a better place? We have many great people in this world of all races and nationalities who have done great things. Where’s the love?”In particular, this hits home big time for Lamur.“My mom and dad and sister came from Haiti,” Lamur says. “They worked so hard to get where they’re at right now. They just wanted an opportunity to be here and provide the best opportunities to their kids. Is
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