Two hours after his initial tweet, Trump tweeted a similar image in which the six-pointed Star of David was replaced by a circle. The original tweet was deleted.
In the group’s 2013 board elections Nugent was second only to Iran-Contra figure Oliver North for most votes in favor of reelection. He frequently mixes his pitches for the NRA with inflammatory commentary, such as when he told people to join the NRA while calling for the “evil carcasses” of President Obama and other progressive politicians.
It’s hard to tell what’s worse: the irony of a Trump accusing someone of speaking an untruth (in this instance, a well-regarded and fact-checked reporter from GQ), or that Melania seems to have few qualms including neo-nazis in her fanbase.
The BDS movement will not be considered legitimate in Germany unless it’s divorced from what many perceive to be its antisemitism.