President Obama spent his first MLK Day at a soup kitchen. Guess where Trump is right now…

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Today is the first Martin Luther King Day under President Donald Trump, and it somehow seems unsurprising that the President has spent the past few days dealing with the backlash of some extraordinarily racist remarks. 

One would assume that the day upon which we honor our nation’s greatest civil rights hero, President Trump might decide to do a little damage control and perhaps improve his image with minority communities by making a speech of his own, or charity work, or visiting with black students, or anything at all to combat the perception that he’s nothing but a lazy, ignorant racist.

But, inevitably, Trump went golfing instead.

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This marks his 121st day at a Trump property and his 96th day at a Trump golf property as president.

His conduct stands in sharp contrast to that of his predecessor, who did charity work every year on Martin Luther King Day:

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And we’re willing to bet a large amount of money that he will be doing the same thing today as well.

Donald Trump’s laziness has just gone from obnoxious to downright offensive.

Join millions calling for AG Barr to resign after he defied his constitutional obligations to protect Trump!

Natalie Dickinson

Natalie is a staff writer for the Washington Press. She graduated from Oberlin College in 2010 and has been freelance blogging and writing for progressive outlets ever since.

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