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Trump Renews Twitter Criticism of Amazon

President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on e-commerce giant Amazon, and he says the company is “doing great damage to tax paying retailers.”   Trump tweets that “towns, cities and states throughout the U.S. are being hurt — many jobs being lost!” The president has often criticized the company and CEO Jeff Bezos, who also owns The Washington Post.   Many traditional retailers are closing stores and blaming Amazon for a shift to buying goods online. But the company has been hiring thousands of warehouse workers on the spot at…

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Trump Facing Criticism for Initial Response to Charlottesville Violence

U.S. President Donald Trump is facing criticism for his initial response to violence during a protest against a white nationalist demonstration in Charlottesville, Virginia, where a car plowed into a crowd of counter-demonstrators killing one and injuring many more. VOA’s Marcus Harton has the story … Read the referenced story here: Trump Facing Criticism for Initial Response to Charlottesville Violence

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