Smollett told Roberts that he was “pissed off” by the naysayers.
“You don’t even want to see the truth,” he said.
“Former Vice President Al Gore and NAACP board member Rev. William Barber II are uniting to save Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D.) by getting him to embrace a more liberal agenda on the environment.”
“To clarify, one of America’s most public supporters of boycotting Israel uses Israeli technology to support her political aspirations. Practicing hypocrisy is part of the job description for members of Congress, but Tlaib’s hypocrisy here is really remarkable. And she is far from the only advocate of the BDS movement to use Wix.
Cohen details how several other anti-Israel activists and pro-Palestinian college groups who call to boycott Israel use websites with the line “proudly created with Wix.com” clearly displayed at the bottom of the page.”
“Caruso, who told the Advocate he also wore a gold tooth as part of his costume, said that wearing the disguise was necessary for his undercover work, and that he had also dressed as a gay man, biker and prostitute while on the job. “You got to dress the part,” he said. “It wasn’t done offensively.””
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“The fact that her story was another in a string of apparent hate crime hoaxes did not cause local LGBT lobbying organizations to rethink their political lobbying activities.
“Even if she did it, we still live in a culture of homophobia,” said the First Plymouth Congregational Church’s associate pastor, Nancy Erickson. ”
Jussie’s lawyers released the following statement:
“As a victim of a hate crime who has cooperated with the police investigation, Jussie Smollett is angered and devastated by recent reports that the perpetrators are individuals he is familiar with. He has now been further victimized by claims attributed to these alleged perpetrators that Jussie played a role in his own attack. Nothing is further from the truth and anyone claiming otherwise is lying.
“One of these purported suspects was Jussie’s personal trainer who he hired to ready him physically for a music video. It is impossible to believe that this person could have played a role in the crime against Jussie or would falsely claim Jussie’s complicity.