Far-right hatemongers cheer Trump’s Twitter endorsement

  • Trump’s tweet spawns rash of Islamophobic and racist comments
  • White nationalists and extremists praise Trump for retweeting video

Islamophobes, white supremacists and other extremists have reacted with glee following Donald Trump’s endorsement of their worldview when he retweet anti-Muslim videos from a British racist group.

While most media attention has been on the transatlantic spat between the US president and UK prime minister Theresa May over Trump’s posting of three virulent videos on his Twitter feed, behind the scenes a different kind of fallout was unfolding – that could in the long run be even more significant.

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Goldman eschews bitcoin but wants to help clients crypto-trade

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Goldman Sachs Group Inc is trying to figure out how to cater to investors who want to trade bitcoin even though the digital currency remains too volatile for the Wall Street bank to trade itself, according to comments by a representative and its chief executive officer on Thursday.