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Trump: Wallace ‘should apologize,' noose claim was ‘hoax'

28 days ago   |   By National Post

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Monday to share his stance on NASCAR's support of Black driver Bubba Wallace and his take on the sport condemning the Confederate flag.
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Trump lashes out at NASCAR, Bubba Wallace over flag, rope

28 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - After a weekend spent stoking division, President Donald Trump on Monday went after NASCAR's only Black driver, Bubba Wallace, and criticized its decision to ban the Confederate flag at its races and venues.
Exploiting racial tensions, Trump wrongly accused Wallace of perpetrating “a hoax” after one of his crew members discovered a rope shaped like a noose in a garage stall they had been assigned to. Federal authorities ruled last month that the rope had been hanging there since at least last October and was not a hate crime. Wallace has maintained the rope had been fashioned...
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Trump attacks NASCAR and Bubba Wallace over Confederate flag banning, noose controversy

28 days ago   |   By NBC News

Trump also wrongly claimed that NASCAR's ratings are suffering in light of its anti-racist stand.
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Trump lashes out at NASCAR, Bubba Wallace over flag, rope

28 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - After a weekend spent stoking division, President Donald Trump on Monday went after NASCAR's only Black driver and criticized its decision to ban the Confederate flag at its races and venues.
Exploiting racial tensions, Trump wrongly accused Bubba Wallace of perpetrating “a hoax” after one of his crew members discovered a rope shaped like a noose in a garage stall they had been assigned to. Federal authorities ruled last month that the rope had been hanging there since at least last October and was not a hate crime. Wallace has maintained the rope had been fashioned into a...
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Trump criticizes NASCAR ban on Confederate flags, attacks Black driver

Trump criticizes NASCAR ban on Confederate flags, attacks Black driver

28 days ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump on Monday continued to inflame racial tensions by panning NASCAR's decision to ban the Confederate flag from its races and demanding the sport's top Black driver apologize after a noose was found in his garage, an incident Trump claimed without evidence was a hoax.
“Has BubbaWallace apologized to all of those great NASCAR drivers & officials who came to his aid, stood by his side, & were willing to sacrifice everything for him, only to find out that the whole thing was just another HOAX?” Trump wrote in a tweet. “That & Flag decision has caused lowest ratings...
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Trump asks if NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace has apologized for noose ‘hoax'

Trump asks if NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace has apologized for noose ‘hoax'

28 days ago   |   By New York Post

President Trump questioned whether NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace, who pressed the racing group to ban the Confederate flag, apologized after a 'noose' was found in his garage stall but was later found not to be a hate crime.
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Trump rips NASCAR for banning Confederate flag and targets Black driver Bubba Wallace

28 days ago   |   By CNBC

Bubba Wallace, the only Black full-time driver on the NASCAR circuit, has been an outspoken critic of the flag and has called on the racing organization to "get them out of" events.
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