Daily Mail blames New Zealand attack on Trump

The Daily Mail of London published a headline Friday that described the perpetrator of the massacre of 49 people at two mosques in New Zealand as a “Trump-supporting white supremacist.”

However, as Bright Start News points out, in the killer’s 74-page manifesto, Trump’s name turns up only once.

“Were/are you a supporter of Donald Trump?

As a symbol of renewed white identity and common purpose? Sure. As a policy maker and leader? Dear god no.”

The attacks in Christchurch on Friday left 49 dead and at least 20 injured. Three people are in custody, including 28-year-old Australian-born citizen Brenton Tarrant.

The Daily Mail headline casting [READ MORE HERE]

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