Why This Jewish Lawmaker Has Had Enough of Marjorie Taylor Greene’s Antisemitic Comments

Rep. Brad Schneider tells Haaretz why he’s drafting a House resolution to censure GOP Rep. Greene after she compared COVID restrictions to Nazi actions during the Holocaust, including making Jews ‘wear a gold star’

Ben Samuels
Washington
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WASHINGTON – First-term Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene has drawn widespread criticism from Democratic and GOP lawmakers alike for trafficking in antisemitic conspiracy theories since rising to national prominence last year, but her latest remarks have proven a bridge too far.

“You know, we can look back in a time and history where people were told to wear a gold star. And they were definitely treated like second-class citizens, so much so that they were put in trains and taken to gas chambers in Nazi Germany,” Greene said on a recent appearance on conservative podcast “The Water Cooler with David Brody.”

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