Donald Trump's violent parody video attacking media causes scandal in the United States
A parody video showing Donald Trump stabbing or shooting media figures and political opponents was presented during a conference of supporters of the President in Miami, the New York Times reported on Sunday, October 13.
In a scene from the movie Kingsman: Secret Service - a 2015 British spy comedy - a man whose face is superimposed on that of the President of the United States opens fire on people whose faces have been replaced by logos media, like CNN, the Washington Post or NBC.
The unleashing of violence continues in a “fake news church”, where the character representing Mr.Trump pushes back followers and attacks the late Senator John McCain, Senator Bernie Sanders - one of his Democratic rivals for the next Presidential - or Republican Senator Mitt Romney, as well as former President Barack Obama.
According to the organizer of the event, titled "American Priority", which was held last week at Mr.Trump's golf club in Miami, the clip was shown as part of an Internet exhibit.memes (in French "Internet memes", content taken up and declined en masse on the Internet).
"" American Priority "rejects political violence and seeks to promote a healthy dialogue on the protection of free expression," Alex Phillips told the American daily.
The media, "enemies of the people"
"It is not the first time that supporters of the president have promoted violence against the media in a video they seem to find amusing, but it is by far the worst," CNN tweeted.television believed that Trump, the White House and his campaign team should denounce the clip, failing which it could “be considered tacit support for the violence.” The White House Correspondents' Association also called Mr.Trump to denounce this meme.
Posted Date: 2020-07-06