U.S. President Donald Trump caused another global controversy last week by allegedly referring to countries such as Haiti and El Salvador, as well as unspecified African nations, as 'shitholes.' The comments, made in a meeting with lawmakers at the White House, were dismissive of potential immigrants from these countries, and have been widely condemned as racist and divisive by the global media.


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Now people from these so-called 'shithole countries' have spoken up, highlighting their acheivements and individual worth in a series of tweets that have since gone viral, thanks to their inspirational and often hilariously biting comebacks.

Because come on, no matter what your opinion may be on a country, its culture, religion, government or whatever, dismissing millions of human beings as having somehow less worth than others because of where they are from is just not cool. Not from a regular guy on the street, and certainly not from the President of the United States.

These tweets show that every individual person is different, has their own qualities, and are capable of overcoming adversity to rise from the 'shithole' and make themselves into incredibly inspiring and successful people. Exactly the kind of people that made America great in the first place!

Scroll down to check out people's reactions below, and let us know what you think in the comments!

U.S. President Donald Trump caused controversy last week by allegedly referring to some countries as 'shitholes'

Image credits: Gage Skidmore

Now people from these so-called 'shithole countries' have spoken up in a series of inspiring tweets

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Nadine 8 months ago

And she is stunning.

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Elise Mon 8 months ago

wow .. i'm barely speak 2 languages

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KK 8 months ago

Great person!

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James A. Smith Jr. 8 months ago

Thank you for what you do.

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James A. Smith Jr. 8 months ago

Good luck to you. We need professionals in our failing healthcare system.

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Elise Mon 8 months ago

amazing women

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Elise Mon 8 months ago

bless you 😘

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James A. Smith Jr. 8 months ago

Your confidence in your future goals is amazing. Go for it!

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James A. Smith Jr. 8 months ago

Awesome!

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James A. Smith Jr. 8 months ago

And you will succeed .

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James A. Smith Jr. 8 months ago

Go Doc!

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James A. Smith Jr. 8 months ago

Keep at it. Your attitude is inspiring

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James A. Smith Jr. 8 months ago

The world needs more people like you.

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James A. Smith Jr. 8 months ago

Please keep influencing.

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Annika Hanson-Carlson 8 months ago

You are amazing!

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Maya Yousri 8 months ago

great now I have Hamilton music stuck in my head (not really a bad thing ;-))

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Yves Rioux 8 months ago

and in bonus your are beautiful :)

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James A. Smith Jr. 8 months ago

Your on your way :)

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Jill Moore 8 months ago

THANK YOU FOR BEING IN THE USA. THIS COUNTRY NEEDS SMART, STRONG WOMEN.

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Luisa Vasconcelos 8 months ago

" My shitholecountry is producing generations of greatness " love it, love it, love it. 🤩🤩🤩

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DE Ray 8 months ago

Lions represent! Glad you are here, sister!

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