Rachel Maddow Blames Trump for Riots in Venezuela

Chris Menahan
Apr. 22, 2017

Rachel Maddow somehow managed to blame Donald Trump for the riots in Venezuela.

The chyron on her show Thursday read: "Unrest in Venezuela Over Trump Donations."

Maddow actually tried to make the argument Venezuelans were "enraged anew" after a newly released FEC filing showed Citgo Petroleum donated $500,000 to President Trump's inauguration.

Citgo is a subsidiary of Venezuela's state run oil company.

Maddow was widely mocked on Twitter:

Tucker Carlson even got in the mix:

Maddow later apologized for the error.

Follow InformationLiberation on Twitter and Facebook.

All original InformationLiberation articles CC 4.0

About Us - Disclaimer - Privacy Policy