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January 14, 2020
Progressives sure do admire the Iranian terror regime, don't they?
A week doesn't go by without a virtue-signaling leftist pundit repeating the debunked canard that President Donald Trump referred to the KKK and white supremacists in Charlottesville as "very fine people." The truth is that he was referring to people who were asserting their First Amendment rights (both for and against) regarding the controversial removal of the Robert E. Lee statue in that city. Many decent people are concerned about the banishment of certain politically incorrect historical figures into an Orwellian memory hole. That in no way makes these folks "white nationalists". On the other hand, many Democrats and self-described progressives have equated the terror-funding regime in Iran with very fine people in the wake of the killing of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani by a U.S. drone strike. It's usually couched in weasel language such as "he was a bad guy, but..." However, some...(Read Full Post)