Donald Trump: Democrats ‘Shameful’ for Weak Condemnation of Antisemitism

Breitbart | 3/6/2019 | Staff
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President Donald Trump criticized House Democrats for failing to strongly condemn antisemitic statements in their party.

“It is shameful that House Democrats won’t take a stronger stand against Anti-Semitism in their conference,” Trump wrote. “Anti-Semitism has fueled atrocities throughout history and it’s inconceivable they will not act to condemn it!”

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House Democrats revolted against House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s attempt to pass a resolution to condemn antisemitism after freshman Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar accused American supporters of Israel as having an “allegiance to a foreign country.”

The House resolution is now expected to condemn all hate, not single out antisemitism.

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The controversy inspired 2020 presidential candidates to speak out.

Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, and Elizabeth Warren defended Omar in a statement, claiming that criticism of Israel should not be considered antisemitic.

“What I...
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