CNN Editor Resigns After History of Antisemitism Resurfaces
An editor at CNN has resigned after a series of antisemitic comments he made resurfaced on Thursday.
CNN’s statement accepting the resignation of the editor makes clear the editor had worked at CNN for some time, and had made the antisemitic statements back in 2011.
The tweets from Mohammed Elshamy, a photo editor for CNN, first surfaced earlier on Thursday. They were until then still public on Elshamy’s Twitter account: