Emily Thornberry Skewers Sexist Attacks Of Trump On Clinton

8 November 2016, 23:20

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Labour's Emily Thornberry insists gender has been a huge issue in the US Presidential election, as she skewers how Donald Trump has spoken about Hillary Clinton.

Thornberry's key point? There's a reason Hillary Clinton has almost always worn trousers during the campaign.

Thornberry Slams Sexist Trump Campaign Against Hillary

Emily Thornberry puts Donald Trump to the sword over the sexist campaign she says he's waged against Hillary Clinton.

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"We can't pretend that Donald Trump hasn't been banging on about the fact that she's a woman because he really has," says Thornberry. "Remember the first [attack]: 'if she can't satisfy her husband, how can she satisfy America?'

"That's how the campaign started! He has used every opportunity he can to attack her as a woman."

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