Confession time, I'm from a sh*thole country.
That's right, I, the writer of the article you are currently reading, come from one of the many countries Donald Trump dismissed with the wave of a florid hand as a sh*thole.
I'm from Sierra Leone, West Africa, a country you've probably never heard of unless you've watched the film Blood Diamond or were paying attention to last year's Ebola epidemic, in which case you're probably right now thinking – gee, it is a sh*thole.
@realDonaldTrump I am a Nigerian American, I have two degrees in Mathematics and a third in Electrical Engineering.… https://t.co/OZckKfobPa— Tosin Ash.💧 (@Tosin Ash.💧)1515720942.0
how He pictures Black immigrants. https://t.co/VwGwOAG8Ly— profloumoore (@profloumoore)1514076084.0
43% of immigrants from “shithole” African countries have a bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to 33% of the over… https://t.co/M5HkZPdVo7— Frank Luntz (@Frank Luntz)1515710798.0
I am the child of a Nigerian American immigrant and a black American. What trump said is deplorable and at this poi… https://t.co/L4JhfgNrt4— Layne Bryant Thicc (@Layne Bryant Thicc)1515732903.0
Trump loves Norway because we grow his hair. https://t.co/IWMzelqYIQ— André Ulveseter (@André Ulveseter)1515714236.0