“Are you kidding me?” asked the host of “The Late Show,” after he’d picked apart Trump’s recent attacks on four congresswomen of color.
Trump told radio host Howard Stern in 2005 that the white team would probably all be blondes. “He was planning a race war-themed reality show and somehow made it more offensive?” asked Colbert.
Check out the clip here:
And watch Colbert’s dissection of Trump’s racism against the group of lawmakers colloquially known as “the Squad” here:
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