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Media Defends Anti-Semitism Of Democrat Congresswoman

Jeff Katz
May 13, 2019 - 7:43 pm

The Washington Post has addressed inflammatory comments by Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) about the Holocaust by focusing on Republicans' response to her statements, rather than on Tlaib’s remarks in an article published Sunday.

This is now the latest move in an increasingly common approach by mainstream media outlets when covering the latest outrageous remark by a member of the Democratic party: paint the Republicans as the extremists by making their reactions appear over the top.

Tlaib made the false claim in a recent Skulduggery podcast (she starts her comments at 28:11 in the podcast) that Palestinians offered Jews a “safe haven” after the Holocaust.