Members of the Congressional Black Caucus staged a silent protest
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus staged a silent protest during President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union Address to Congress in Washington D.C. on Tuesday 30th January 2018.
The Black Caucus members wore vibrant African kente cloth and black clothing to protest President Trump’s infamous “shithole” comments about developing third world countries.
Members of the Black Caucus wore traditional kente cloths draped over their shoulders. They stood in silent protest as President Trump addressed the nation for the first time as U.S. president.
Read the full transcript of President Trump’s SOTU speech here