“If Kirsten Gillibrand has truly seen the light and opposes BDS, what’s she doing taking a spot as the keynote speaker at this event?”

Kirsten Gillibrand Settles In With Anti-Israel Groups
by Jazz Shaw
October 11, 2017

For someone who was recently described as one of the hot prospects for a 2020 presidential run, New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand certainly picks some odd bedfellows, politically speaking. (Yes, Gillibrand has repeatedly said that she’s not interested, but she always seems to couch such statements in language which leaves the door open if the people really, really wanted her.) An upcoming social justice event will be featuring her as the keynote speaker and the crowd organizing the meeting has a decidedly antisemitic flavor to it. She’ll be addressing “The Brooklyn Conference” in the Big Apple next week, and the list of sponsors and participating groups have a significant history of supporting the boycott, divest and sanction (BDS) movement against Israel. READ MORE

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