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They bringing drugs they're bringing crime there rapists and some i assume are good people bannon was still running breitbart when president trump had difficulty finding the words to condemn the clan and david duke with me in february two thousand sixteen we'll just see you understand i don't know anything about david duke okay i don't know anything about what you're even talking about with the white supremacy or white supremacist in june two thousand sixteen bannon was still at breitbart when the president said that judge gonzalo curiel could not do his job fairly because of his heritage i'm building a wall okay and it's a wall between mexico not another country in my he's not from in my opinion indiana he is his mixed in an mexican heritage and he's very proud of it now none of that is to excuse or make any judgements at all about whatever advice ban and gave mr trump once he came on board two months later bannon certainly had his hand in many controversial policies the temporary ban on travel from a half dozen majority muslim countries for example or the focus on undocumented undocumented immigrants and sanctuary cities brandon's focus also on wanting a more nationalistic unless what he would call globalist position on trade certainly ran afoul of more traditional chamber of commerce and foreign policy establishment types but the notion that those troubled by president trump's responds to charlottesville should now breathe easier because stephen bannon has gone that is not supported by the facts.

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