Many people have described U.S. First Lady Melania Trump’s four-nation Africa tour as fake love especially after all the ill-treatment and disparaging remarks made against migrants, children of migrants and Africa by her husband Donald Trump, who sang a very different tune about Africa ahead of her visit.
“We both love Africa. Africa is so beautiful, the most beautiful part of the world, in many ways,” Trump said days before his wife arrived, and nine months after he said Nigerians were living in huts and African nations, Haiti and El Salvador were “shithole” countries.
Melania was in Africa to “educate herself on the issues facing children on the African continent” while children of immigrants including Africans are being kept in cages by her husband without any remorse.
For many, Melania’s attempt to tout anti-racism but refusing to confront her overtly racist husband is rather unfortunate. Married to a racist, she has shown through the following that one should not expect anything different from her as well: