Donald Trump Jr. came out in defense of Chelsea Clinton on Saturday early morning for speaking out against Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) antisemitic remarks after New York University students accused the previous very first child of stiring Islamophobia that caused the fear attack in New Zealand.
” It’s sickening to see people blame @ChelseaClinton for the NZ attacks since she spoke out versus anti-Semitism. We must all be condemning anti-Semitism & all types of hate. Chelsea needs to be applauded for speaking up. Anybody who does not understand that is part of the issue,” he tweeted.
It’s sickening to see people blame @ChelseaClinton for the NZ attacks because she spoke out versus anti-Semitism. We should all be condemning anti-Semitism & all kinds of hate. Chelsea should be praised for speaking out. Anyone who doesn’t comprehend this is part of the problem.
— Donald Trump Jr. (@DonaldJTrumpJr) March 16, 2019
On Friday, video emerged from NYU trainees who challenged Clinton and blamed her for triggering the horror attack in Christchurch, New Zealand, that left 49 people dead and lots more injured.
Clinton was attending a vigil in New York to honor the victims when trainees scolded her and taped the confrontation.
” After all that you have actually done, all the Islamophobia you have stoked,” a female trainee is heard saying. Clinton attempted to deescalate the scenario, but the trainees continued, with more taking part.
” I am so sorry that you feel that method,” stated Clinton. “Certainly, it was my never my intention. I do believe words matter. I believe we need to show solidarity with each other–“
“[Words] do matter,” disrupted the student. “This right here is the outcome of a massacre stired by people like you and the words that you have put out into the world.”
” And I want you to know that,” continued the trainee. “I want you to feel that deep inside, that forty-nine individuals died since of the rhetoric that you put out there.”
Other students who existed began to snap their fingers, which signifies approval typically used by college students.
” I am so sorry you feel that way,” reacted Clinton.
” What does ‘I’m sorry you feel that method’ imply?” asked a male student close by, relatively frustrated. “What does that imply?”
Last month, Clinton had actually slammed Omar’s tweet recommending that American politicians were paid to be pro-Israel.
” It’s all about the Benjamins, baby,” the congresswoman had actually tweeted.
After a viewpoint editor at the Forward tweeted, “Please learn how to speak about Jews in a non-anti-Semitic method. All The Best, American Jews,” Clinton chimed in.
” Co-signed as an American. We ought to all anticipate chosen authorities, despite party, and all public figures to not traffic in anti-Semitism,” Clinton tweeted.
Breitbart News’s Alana Mastrangelo added to this story.You can follow Kristina Wong on Twitter at @kristina_wong.