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Wednesday, August 23, 2017
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Trump Clinton attack Jewish star

Trump Tweet Attacking Clinton Features Jewish Star

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.

July 2, 2016
Ted Nugent

Ted Nugent Reelected To NRA Board After 2016 Of Hate

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.

May 22, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures during his victory speech as his wife Melania, looks on at his 2016 New Hampshire presidential primary night rally in Manchester

Melania Trump Blames Jewish Reporter For ‘Provoking’ Neo-Nazis

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.

May 18, 2016
BDS movement Germany

Germany’s BDS Movement And The Paradox Of Anti-Semitism

The BDS movement will not be considered legitimate in Germany unless it’s divorced from what many perceive to be its antisemitism.

April 21, 2016