Within the wake of the #MeToo motion, Donald Trump Jr. mentioned he’s anxious extra about his sons than his daughters as he says they could someday face false sexual assault accusations.
In an interview with the Every day Mail, Trump Jr., who has 5 youngsters, mirrored on the motion and the current sexual misconduct allegations in opposition to Supreme Courtroom nominee, Brett Kavanaugh.
“I’ve received boys, and I’ve received women. And once I see what’s happening proper now, it’s scary,” he mentioned.
“Who’re you scared most for, your sons or daughter?” the interviewer requested.
“Proper now, I’d say my sons,” Trump Jr. mentioned.
He additionally referred to as the Kavanaugh case “political,” accusing it of diminishing from different victims of sexual assault.
“The issue is that for the people who find themselves actual victims of these items, when it’s so clearly political in circumstances like this, it actually diminishes the actual claims.”
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Trump Jr. has been vocal amid the Kavanaugh case. Two weeks in the past, he posted an image on Instagram, which appeared to mock Christie Blasey Ford, the California professor who accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault when each had been youngsters. Kavanaugh has repeatedly denied the allegations.
The photograph exhibits a crumpled-up piece of pocket book paper with a scribbled message: “Hello Cindy will you be my girlfriend, Love Bret.” The be aware has bins to test for “sure” or “no” and appears to check Kavanaugh’s accuser to a schoolyard crush.
Trump Jr. additionally “appreciated” a tweet from conservative actor James Woods which in contrast the accusation to a #MeToo “lynching.” Woods later deleted the tweet.
— With recordsdata from the Related Press
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