The president of the USA, Donald Trump, is no stranger to controversies. From making offensive remarks to issuing travel bans, Trump has been involved in many scandals involving his personal life, business and politics. Here are 20 ways US president Donald Trump has gotten on people’s nerves.
20. MOCKED REPORTER WITH DISABILITY
Donald Trump came under fire when he mocked a disabled reporter during a party rally in 2015. President Trump flailed his arms around and imitated New York Times journalist Serge Kovaleski’s voice before describing him as a “poor guy”.
19. OBAMA “BIRTHER” MOVEMENT
In 2012, Trump started a false “birther” movement claiming President Obama was born in Kenya and not the USA. “An ‘extremely credible source’ has called my office and told me that Barack Obama’s birth certificate is a fraud” he said.
18. MUSLIM BAN
On January 31st 2017, President Trump issued an executive order temporarily banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries. This order which is now upturned by the courts was widely condemned across the US.