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Jeff Katz
December 06, 2019 - 11:11 am
This is a bad look for the usually "woke" Bernie Sanders. According to the Washington Free Beacon , Sanders' campaign recently hired a new official who has a history of racial slurs and degrading remarks about gay people, women and Jews. Darius Khalil Gordon announced this week that he has joined...
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August 06, 2019 - 6:14 pm
Washington D.C. _ The Chairman of the committee on Homeland Security, Bennie Thompson, and Ranking Member Mike Rogers have written a letter to the owner of the Extremist website 8chan, to demand that he appear before congress in the wake of the mass shooting in El Paso Texas, as well as other past...
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June 17, 2019 - 3:29 pm
By ELLIOT SPAGAT Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — The sole gunman in a Southern California synagogue shooting in which a woman was killed told an investigator he adopted his hatred of Judaism 18 months before the fatal attack, according to a federal search warrant. John T. Earnest, 19, also told a...
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March 07, 2019 - 11:02 am
By LISA MASCARO AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — The House is expected to vote Thursday on a resolution "opposing hate" as Democrats try to move on from a controversy that has split the party and clouded their agenda. Majority Leader Steny Hoyer announced the vote at a private...
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March 06, 2019 - 12:32 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are struggling with how to declare they are against bigotry, bias and racism after progressives challenged an effort to rebuke freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar for her remarks on Israel. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi acknowledged during a closed meeting on Wednesday that her...
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May 07, 2018 - 1:27 pm
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN , Associated Press Millions of anti-Semitic messages on Twitter have spread negative stereotypes and conspiracy theories about Jews across the social media platform, according to a report Monday by the Anti-Defamation League. ADL national director and CEO Jonathan Greenblatt...
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