Trump appointee Carl Higbie stepped down on Thursday from his position at the Corporation for National and Community Service, which runs AmeriCorps and Senior Corps, after he professedly made racist, sexist, anti-Muslim and anti-LGBT comments on the radio in the vicinity of 2013 and 2016.
“From this point forward, Carl Higbie has surrendered as Chief of External Affairs at CNCS,” Samantha Jo Warfield, a representative for the enterprise, told CNN in an announcement.
In 2016, Higbie filled in as a surrogate for the Trump battle, and a year ago he was selected to be general society face of the government office that oversees a large number of Americans in volunteer services, as per WZVN.
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— andrew kaczynski🤔 (@KFILE) January 18, 2018
“Some individual who lives in my townhouse affiliation that has five children, and it’s her and her significant other with the five children and the mother, the grandma of the children, and they don’t have employments, they’re there all the time – I wager you can think about what shading they are – and they have no activity,” Higbie said as host of the radio program Sound of Freedom, as indicated by CNN journalist Andrew Kaczynski, who is a piece of KFile.
Talking on a similar show in 2013, Higbie said dark ladies think “rearing is a type of government work,” Kaczynski underscored.
He over and again said he didn’t care for Muslims, and included Warrior Talk Radio in August 2014 that he wasn’t an Islamophobe on the grounds that “I’m not perplexed of them. I don’t care for them. Enormous contrast,” the journalist included.
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Higbie, a previous Navy SEAL, said that troopers with PTSD have “a frail personality,” and that 75 percent of individuals with PTSD are either lying or “draining something for some additional cash in inability,” as indicated by KFile.
The KFile survey found that Higbie advanced shooting undocumented settlers crossing into the U.S. also, said that Rhode Island “sucked” for legitimizing same-sex marriage.
In November 2016, he recommended Japanese internment camps were a “point of reference” for a reputed registry of Muslim workers, as per a The Hill report at the time. His comments incited a solid reproach from Democratic Representative Mark Takano of California, who said that “these comments affirm many Americans’ most exceedingly awful feelings of dread about the Trump organization.”