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Mount Rushmore: Trump denounces 'cancel culture' at 4 July event

Added 07-04-20 02:04:02am EST - “President Trump rails against anti-racism protesters who toppled statues in a speech marking 4 July.” - News.yahoo.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From News.yahoo.com: “Mount Rushmore: Trump denounces 'cancel culture' at 4 July event”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

US President Donald Trump has railed against the "cancel culture" of those who toppled monuments during recent anti-racism protests, in a speech to mark 4 July at Mount Rushmore.

Mr Trump called the racial equality demonstrations "a merciless campaign to wipe out our history, defame our heroes, erase our values, and indoctrinate our children".

The president, who has been heavily criticised for his handling of the US coronavirus pandemic, made little reference to the disease that has now claimed almost 130,000 American lives.

The US recorded its largest single-day rise in coronavirus infections on Friday, bringing the total to more than 2.5 million - the most of any country.

Masks and social distancing were not mandatory at the Mount Rushmore event, despite warnings by health officials.

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