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Obama says Trump used his ‘birther’ lie to give millions of white Americans ‘spooked’ by a Black president an ‘elixir for their racial anxiety’

Former President Barack Obama writes in the first volume of his forthcoming memoir, “A Promised Land,” that Donald Trump capitalised on white Americans’ “racial anxiety” with his “birther” lie. Obama writes in an excerpt of the book obtained by CNN that Trump offered millions of white Americans an “elixir for […]
Obama says Trump used his ‘birther’ lie to give millions of white Americans ‘spooked’ by a Black president an ‘elixir for their racial anxiety’