Politics

#WhitesAgainstTrump Trends During the GOP Debate

December 16th 2015

By:
Taylor Bell

Among all the ISIS and metadata talk at the fifth Republican debate in Las Vegas Wednesday, a surprising hashtag started trending: #WhitesAgainstTrump.

People were prompted by comedian and activist comedian W. Kamau Bell who encouraged white people on his Facebook page to take a stand against Trump last week, Mic reports

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People responded. Indeed, white people who have had enough of Trump's rhetoric took to Twitter to separate themselves from the GOP frontrunner.

And the Internet is loving it.

Despite the internet's clear vocal opposition of Trump, he continues to be a front-runner in the GOP presidential race according to the latest CNN poll released Monday.