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Celebrities Slam Trump After He Condemns Hate Groups

Celebrities blasted President Donald Trump Monday after he called out the “KKK, neo-Nazis, white supremacists, and other hate groups” following last weekend’s violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

“Modern Family” producer Danny Zucker slammed the president’s response condemning various hate groups as “too late” after riots broke out in the city during a white nationalist rally. (RELATED: Michael Moore, Other Celebs Blame Trump For Charlottesville Riots)

Rosie O'Donnell speaks at a protest rally organized by activists against U.S. President Donald Trump outside the White House in Washington February 28, 2017. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

Rosie O’Donnell speaks at a protest rally organized by activists against U.S. President Donald Trump outside the White House in Washington February 28, 2017. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

“I once challenged @RealDonaldTrump’s ratings & he tweeted me in 15 minutes. It took him 3 days to say the KKK is bad. Sorry, it’s too late,” Danny Zucker tweeted.

“WHY DID IT TAKE HIM SO LONG TO TELL [America] THAT HE HATES WHITE SUPREMACISTS !? OUTRAGE POURED FROM MILLIONS OF PPL THE SEC. THEY SAW VIDEO.HES A [pig],” Cher tweeted.

On Saturday, Trump tweeted that there’s no “place for this kind of violence in America.”

“We ALL must be united & condemn all that hate stands for. There is no place for this kind of violence in America. Lets come together as one,” the president tweeted.