CNN’s Berman Asks if Trump’s Language Is to Blame for New Zealand Attack

Friday, CNN “New Day” host John Berman and Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) discussed the mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, that has killed at least 49. Berman danced around blaming President Donald Trump but repeatedly asked Kinzinger if the president’s language from his campaign and in office led to the terror attack on Muslims. “I’m not putting this on President Trump. There is a one man who pulled the trigger here,” Berman said. “The person giving a sign of allegiance to President Trump is the killer here. He called him a symbol of white identity. The language he uses in this manifesto is all about invaders. It’s all about invaders, which is similar language to the killer at the synagogue in Pittsburgh language President Trump used in a campaign ad before the midterm election. The word invader means something to white supremacists around the world. Why?” Kinzinger argued Trump’s actions cannot be “connected” to a decision made by “an evil man.” “If this monster is hearing something in the word ‘invader’ and the president is using that word, can the president really not do anything?” Berman asked before pointing out the shooter used similar language to the

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