Did you know I was a “white nationalist think tank leader”? Neither did I. I didn’t know I was a white nationalist, and didn’t know I ran a think tank. Just think of all the meetings I’ve missed.
And apparently I said that Steve Bannon’s Breitbart News site has “elective affinities” for my ideas. Have I ever actually said that, or anything at all about Trump’s hiring of Bannon? No. The point here is not what I think of Trump’s hire; the point is that Media Matters fabricated the quote. I never said that Bannon or Breitbart had “elective affinities” with my ideas.
Media Matters claims to correct the lies of the Right. In fact, it is they who are the liars. I am used to being libeled and defamed by the Leftist media machine; but making up quotes from me out of thin air is a new low, and should show anyone who may still be on the fence that Media Matters cannot be trusted as far as you could throw George Soros.
“White Supremacists Love Trump’s New Hire,” by Andrew Lawrence, Media Matters, August 17, 2016:
White nationalists and hate group leaders are praising Donald Trump’s hiring of Breitbart News CEO Steve Bannon as the new chief executive of his campaign, calling it “great news” and citing Bannon as someone who shares their views.
An August 17 Daily Beast report detailed the disturbing list of white supremacists and hate group leaders praising the hiring of Bannon and his effort at Breitbart News to mainstream their views. White supremacist website VDARE.com editor Peter Brimelow called the hire “great news,” while white nationalist think tank leader Robert Spencer lauded Bannon as someone whose website has shown “elective affinities” for his ideas….