Donald Trump Jr. Disavows Radio Host Over Racist Views

The son of the Republican front-runner says he unknowingly was interviewed by a radio host who has argued that slavery was the “greatest thing to have ever happened” to African-Americans.
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Donald Trump Jr. looks on as his father, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, speaks on Feb. 23, 2016, in Las Vegas.

Photographer: Ethan Miller/Getty Images

Donald Trump Jr., the son of the Republican presidential front-runner, is slamming reports that he knowingly gave an interview to radio host James Edwards, who has said he thinks slavery is the “greatest thing to have ever happened” to African-Americans.

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