WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – Donald Trump is taking heat on social media after he sent out a tweet saying President Barack Obama hasn’t had a positive impact on the “thugs” who are rioting in Baltimore.
That prompted a storm of backlash:
Others joined in:
But Trump did have some defenders on Twitter:
Trump also called on Obama to go to Baltimore to help end the riots.
Monday’s violence broke out after the funeral of Freddie Gray, a black man who died while in police custody.
Gray died from a spinal cord injury on April 19.
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