Activists to protest Trump's SNL gig

The #RacismIsntFunny campaign will rally in New York Saturday night to protest NBC's decision to let Donald Trump host Saturday Night Live, which the group says will only help Trump promote his anti-Latino rhetoric.

The campaign will start at Trump Tower and make its way down toward NBC Studios at 30 Rockefeller Plaza.

"The truth here is that 'SNL' and NBC are trying to normalize what Trump is saying," said Juan Escalante, digital campaigns manager at America's Voice and author of a petition to ban Trump from the show. "At the end the day, nothing that Donald Trump has said is funny."

The campaign is an amalgamation of petitions aimed at getting "SNL" to take Trump off their schedule. It counts more than 522,000 supporters, according to its website.

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