Empower Wisconsin | Aug. 20, 2020
By Katie Pavlich, Townhall
On Tuesday, anti-Semitic radical Linda Sarsour spoke during a DNC sanctioned meeting for the Muslim Delegates and Allies Assembly. Sarsour is a delegate for former Democrat presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.
In case you need a reminder of who Sarsour is, here’s a refresher:
Linda Sarsour, the woman who said “Israel is built on the idea that Jews are supreme to everyone else,” who openly fundraised for a terrorist who killed a Jewish American in Israel, who openly spreads vile antisemitism, is an official speaker at @JoeBiden’s Democratic convention. pic.twitter.com/oUjCHyC7Px
— Reagan Battalion (@ReaganBattalion) August 18, 2020
After her appearance, the DNC was called out for including her in official programming. The Biden team is attempting to do damage control by claiming she has nothing to do with the campaign.
Biden campaign spokesman @AndrewBatesNC says regarding Sarsour being on this call: “Joe Biden has been a strong supporter of Israel and a vehement opponent of anti-Semitism his entire life, and he obviously condemns her views and opposes BDS, as does the Democratic platform…. https://t.co/GR4ATJTf0p
— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) August 19, 2020
But you can’t separate the campaign from the DNC convention. They work together and the DNC approved her appearance. Her participation in a DNC sanctioned meeting has the logo all over it and was on the official schedule.
"Not run by the DNC or the Biden campaign"?!?
— Zach Parkinson (@AZachParkinson) August 19, 2020
The Biden campaign and DNC continue to downplay the far left radicalism in the Democrat Party and yet, it’s on full display at official convention events.
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