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Trump’s history of racial controversies

Andrew Harnik, U.S. District Court, Gerald Herbert, Carolyn Kaster / AP

President Trump has stuck to blaming "both sides" for the violence in Charlottesville after a counter-protester was killed, allegedly by a white supremacist. That won him praise from former KKK leader David Duke, and criticism from others for not harshly condemning racism.

Why it matters:

This isn't the first time Trump (or his family) has faced criticism for comments or actions related to minority-groups.