(Indian Country Today (Getty))

Elizabeth Warren declares war on Donald Trump, bombs away in righteous late-night Twitter rant

"There's more enthusiasm for Donald Trump among leaders of the KKK," Warren remarked after his big win Indiana


Sophia Tesfaye
May 4, 2016 4:28PM (UTC)

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren may be staying quiet on the sidelines of the Democratic presidential nominating contest, but for some time now she has been loudly booing the opposition party's sideshow and the carnival barker at centerstage, Donald Trump.

In a series of tweets after Trump won Indiana on Tuesday to become the "presumptive" nominee of the Republican Party, Warren ripped Trump's campaign built on "racism, sexism, and xenophobia," vowing to do everything in her power to keep the controversial candidate from winning in November:

Advertisement:

"There's more enthusiasm for @realDonaldTrump among leaders of the KKK than leaders of the political party he now controls," Warren wrote on Twitter:

Warren went on to write that Trump "incites supporters to violence, praises Putin, and is 'Cool with being called an authoritarian:'"

 

Watch more here:
[jwplayer file="http://media.salon.com/2016/05/5.4.2016_WarrenTrump_ashaparker.mp4" image="http://media.salon.com/2016/05/Screen-Shot-2016-05-04-at-5.28.08-PM.png"][/jwplayer]


Sophia Tesfaye

Sophia Tesfaye is Salon's Deputy Politics Editor and resides in Washington, D.C. You can find her on Twitter at @SophiaTesfaye.

MORE FROM Sophia TesfayeFOLLOW @SophiaTesfaye

Related Topics ------------------------------------------

Donald Trump Election 2016 Elections 2016 Elizabeth Warren Twitter Video

BROWSE SALON.COM
COMPLETELY AD FREE,
FOR THE NEXT HOUR

Read Now, Pay Later - no upfront
registration for 1-Hour Access

Click Here
7-Day Access and Monthly
Subscriptions also available
No tracking or personal data collection
beyond name and email address

•••


Fearless journalism
in your inbox every day

Sign up for our free newsletter

• • •