Editor’s Note: Michael D’Antonio is the author of “The Truth About Trump.” The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.

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This past week the Trump children, known for their carefully curated images, slipped when speaking to the press

Michael D'Antonio: Their defensiveness and denial of the facts proves that they are Trumps first and foremost

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America has learned some important things in recent days about Donald Trump’s children that could change their carefully cultivated images as moderate, millennial emissaries for their father. It turns out they are, first and foremost, Trumps.

Michael D'Antonio

This week Donald Trump Jr. created the latest controversy when he tweeted an image of a bowl of Skittles candy with the message, “If I had a bowl of Skittles and I told you that three would kill you, would you take a handful? That’s our Syrian refugee problem.”

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