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Donald Trump’s mother came from a “sh**hole” place by his standards

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15.01.2018

By his own lights, Donald Trump’s mother came from one of the places he called “shitholes.”

When he called for a ban on all such immigrants from such strange places he could have been describing his mother’s own Tong, her isolated hometown on the Isle of Lewis, in the Hebrides, off Scotland.

Trump held it in such little regard that he made just one whirlwind visit.

While beautiful on the outside, the history of Tong, his ancestral hometown, is one of extreme poverty, violence and unemployment. The village only got running water in the 1960s.The residents spoke only Gaelic for generations making it difficult to find work elsewhere.

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