“New York City stands for tolerance and we will arrest anyone involved in anti-Semitic crimes,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said.
Republicans eventually had to vote against their own anti-Semitism measure because they didn’t think Democrats would approve it in the first place.
“We already know her attitude. We’ve seen it displayed many times now. The best we can hope for is that she mitigate her expression of it.”29
“This slander campaign is using five-year-old Facebook posts from my impassioned college days, posts that I sincerely regret and apologize for.”
“That caucus can’t be chickens—- in the face of anti-Semitism either,” Rose said of the Republicans.
“Anti-Semitism is real and I am grateful for Jewish allies and colleagues who are educating me on the painful history of anti-Semitic tropes.”
Silverman grew up in Bedford, New Hampshire, where she stood out as a dark-haired, loud Jew.
I refuse to give her a pass because she is black. I will not do it anymore than I will give racism a pass because it came out of the mouth of a Jew.
“We condemn these remarks and we call upon Congresswoman Omar to immediately apologize for these hurtful comments.”
The false statement led Chelsea Clinton and Nancy Pelosi to join in condemning Ilhan Omar for drawing on the anti-Semitic trope of bribery.