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Extra Extra: Trump Calls For Unity Against 'Racist' Hollywood

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  • Trump really stuck it to Hollywood in a series of rage-fueled tweets and a press conference today: "You talk about racism, Hollywood is racist," he said. "What they're doing with the kind of movies they're putting out is actually very dangerous for our country. What Hollywood is doing is a tremendous disservice to our country."
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