Apples and oranges
Netanyahu to Omar: From this Benjamin, stop spewing hate.
“Shame on you, terrorists!”
“What I’m hearing from the community is, ‘Do we have a problem?’ ”
And maybe a primary challenge?
“I have a lot of work to do with my colleagues.”
“No one’s commitment to our constitution should be questioned because of their faith or country of birth.”
“Pelosi was offended at the suggestion that Democrats didn’t already stand up against all forms of hate…”
Politico, WaPo: A headache for Pelosi.
“I’m OK with taking the blows if it means it will ignite conversations that no one was willing to have before.”
“Why that particular country? It’s very suspicious to me.”
“Anti-semitism is worthy of being singularly called out.”
“I’ve talked to her, and I can tell you she is living through a lot of pain.”
Plus: Pelosi walks out on caucus meeting.
“Either Corbyn has intentionally misled me or his staff have misled him.”
“I often think about how I work with white or male allies when they say something insensitive.”
“Almost every day over the past two weeks there has been new evidence of anti-Semitism.”
“…more of an attitude than mistakes”
“Women of color are held to unreachable standards…”
“…an online search did not turn up any evidence of the article elsewhere.”
Chelsea Clinton: Hey, maybe knock this off, mm-kay?
“I think that concerns of anti-semitism with the current administration and the White House are absolutely valid.”
“…significant progressive spaces have become unfriendly, if not unsafe, spaces for many Jews.”
“You won’t condemn it!”
A great future in politics?
“ill purposely give all the yahood the wrong meds.”
“The greatest regret of my life was not standing up and saying ‘This is wrong.’”
Separation of church, state … and “termites”?
“I think there is more at stake today than even back then.”
“He clearly was going at us…”
“…this was not simply a spontaneous grassroots movement.”
“Is it not true that you have called America the Great Satan?”
“…the vandalism forced the cancellation of a political event”
“A ‘liberal arts college’ that bans speech is like a ‘cigar bar’ that forbids smoking.”
Pritzker: “No concerns at all.”