Thursday was a tough day for Donald Trump Jr. He remarked that most American’s were too dumb to understand his father’s complicated tax returns, and then he made a holocaust joke.
Trump Jr., said, “Without the media, this wouldn’t even be a contest, but the media has built her up, they’ve let her slide on every indiscrepancy, on every lie, on every DNC game, trying to get Bernie Sanders out of the thing. If Republicans were doing that, they’d be warming up the gas chamber right now.”
The ADL (Anti-Defamation League), which advocates against hate speech, was not happy:
— ADL (@ADL_National) September 15, 2016
Well, Hillary Clinton wasn’t having any of that. Her campaign issued a statement, saying “just how insensitive, divisive, and reckless the Trump campaign is… The bottom line is this—offensive references to the Holocaust are never acceptable, especially from a presidential campaign.”
Here is Clinton’s statement in full:
— Jesse Lehrich (@JesseLehrich) September 15, 2016