One day you’re in, the next day you’re not…
See how easy it is for the statist mindset, steeped in identity politics and group rights, to jettison a group long deemed a key base of support for teh party? The Black community is experiencing the same phenomenon as the Democrat Party pins its electoral hopes on the imported group of illegal immigrants and migrants from south of the border.
Senior Democratic Staffer: ‘We Do Not Care About Anti-Semitism’
Committee overseeing Ken Marcus nomination ambivalent to anti-Israel groups attacking Trump nominee
A senior policy adviser to Democratic senator Patty Murray (Wash.) said her office in the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions does “not care about anti-Semitism,” according to two people who attended the meeting.
The HELP committee is currently weighing the nomination of Ken Marcus as assistant secretary for civil rights at the Department of Education. Marcus has been the target of an aggressive campaign waged by leading anti-Israel groups seeking to derail his nomination. Marcus has worked to combat the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movement on college campuses and is the founder of the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law, a pro-Israel group.
During a meeting on November 28 with Sarah N. Stern, a former colleague of Marcus and president of the Endowment for Middle East Truth, a senior adviser to Murray on the HELP committee told Stern the committee does not “care about anti-Semitism in this office.”
“We don’t care about anti-Semitism in this office,” Murray’s senior adviser said. “We care about transgenders, we care about blacks, we care about Hispanics, we care about gays, we care about lesbians, we care about the disabled.”
“We don’t care about anti-Semitism in this office,” he said.
Stern’s aide Jennifer Dekel confirmed the comments and said she was taking notes during the meeting.