E3 Organizers Condemn Trump's Immigrants Comments

From IGN - January 12, 2018
By Brian Barnett

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) has issued a statement regarding President Donald Trump's recently reported comments allegedly regarding immigrants from countries like Haiti and El Salvador.

The Washington Post reported President Trump referred to these places as "s******e countries" while discussing protecting immigrants from those countries as well as some African nations.

The ESA, the owners and operators of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), posted the statement on Twitter, saying "America's greatness is built on our diversity." The company's full statement reads:

America's greatness is built on our diversity. The president's repulsive comments undermine the fundamental values of who we are as a country. There is no place in our society for this type of backward thinking, and we condemn it in the strongest terms.


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