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Chris Evans Feuds with Former KKK Leader on Twitter


Chris Evans got involved in a Twitter dispute with former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke over U.S. President Donald Trump’s decisions on Thursday.

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Evans became embroiled in the heated argument after Duke, a former leader of the white supremacist group, wrote a post on his website approving of Trump’s picks for chief strategist, national security adviser, and Attorney General – Steve Bannon, Michael Flynn, and Jeff Sessions respectively – writing that they would help “take America back.”

He shared his post on Twitter and Chris hit back, saying Duke was wrong and he couldn’t comprehend the recent confirmation of Sessions, who has been dogged by allegations of racism.

Duke also fired back, responding with:

Chris then replied by linking Duke to a list of his apparently racist and homophobic quotes:

The exchange earned Chris praise on Twitter, including a shoutout from Grey’s Anatomy actress Ellen Pompeo:

Melissa Groben, the daughter of Captain America co-creator Joe Simon, recently told The Hollywood Reporter she was fine with Chris being vocal against Trump’s policies as long as people know he isn’t speaking as Captain America.”He is speaking as Chris Evans. And that’s the way it should be. His viewpoints are his own,” she said.