Eric TrumpLet’s do Wednesday, January 6, 2021 the day Trumpism died Ivanka Trump urges ‘patriots’ to storm Capitol to ‘stop immediately’ in now-deleted tweet Eric Trump warns of primary challenges for Republicans not protesting election results MORE criticized companies that have severed ties with the Trump organization after the mob attack on the Capitol last week, accusing it of “canceling culture”
“We live in a period of culture of cancellation, but it is not something that started this week. It’s something they’ve been doing to us and others for years, ”Eric Trump told the Associated Press interview on Tuesday. “If you disagree with them and if they do not like you, they will try to cancel you.”
A number of companies have cut ties with the Trump Organization since last week’s ugly events. Trump has largely been blamed for inciting the mob that hit the Capitol, but he has shown no remorse for his actions and insisted he did nothing wrong.
Shopify decided to take Trump’s official store from their platform, the PGA of America took its name brand championship from Trump’s Prime Minister, the British Open said they would not play on a Trump golf course, and New York City cancels contracts with the Trump organization.
One of Trump’s biggest lenders, Deutsche Bank, said it would no longer be lent to him.
The House is voting Wednesday to accuse Trump of the incident, and some Republicans are likely to support Democrats in the vote.
Eric Trump spoke at the protest before the attack happened to ask the crowd to “[h]ave some backbone. Show some kind of fight. Learn of Donald TrumpA number of GOP lawmakers say they support accusation YouTube prevents temporary uploading of new content on Trumps channel House passes measure urging Pence to remove Trump MORE. ”
Trump told AP: “You have a man who would be followed up to the ends of the earth by a hundred million Americans. He created the largest political movement in American history, and his possibilities are endless. ”
When the Associated Press asked Eric Trump if he thought his father was responsible for encouraging the public during the riots, he hung up.