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Chris Pine on ‘MAGA’ slogan: ‘What period of history are we talking about? Jim Crow?’

Actor Chris Pine questioned what time period President Trump referred to in his “Make America Great Again” campaign slogan.

Pine weighed in on the line during a talk with Robin Wright released by Variety on Friday as part of the “Actors on Actors” series. 

“This is maybe too political for this, but I always think this idea of ‘Make America Great Again’ …” Pine began to say before Wright noted that the slogan was often used by former President Reagan.{mosads}

“What period of history are we talking about? Jim Crow? Slavery? Plantation masters?” Pine asked. “And this is not to hate on the country in which I live, which I love, obviously, dearly.”

Pine said America has had “problems for ever and ever and ever.”

Wright, who plays fictional President Claire Underwood on “House of Cards,” said Trump should have specified what “great” era in American history he was referring to.

Pine has frequently criticized Trump since the 2016 election, when he and his fellow “Star Trek” cast members endorsed Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. 

He also joined a bevy of other A-listers for an “I Will Survive” spin-off video before Trump’s 2017 inauguration.

“Actors on Actors” will air on PBS June 18 and 20

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