BuzzFeed Editor Just Got Lit Up on Twitter for ‘Disgusting’ Take on Sri Lanka and Trump

Conservative Tribune | 4/22/2019 | jsaunders
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BuzzFeed just keeps blowing it.

Even among the many media outlets that have disgraced themselves in the Donald Trump Era, BuzzFeed stands out.

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Remember, it was the liberal website that first published the “dossier” about Trump that helped feed the Russia collusion frenzy — a dossier that’s been thoroughly debunked.

And at a time when establishment media outlets were routinely overhyping and mischaracterizing every procedural turn of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, it was BuzzFeed that stood out with a report so bad it was actually called out by the normally tight-lipped special counsel’s office.

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So when news spread Sunday about the barbaric Easter bombing attacks in the island nation of Sri Lanka that killed almost 300 people by last count, it might not be a shock that a top BuzzFeed editor decided to use the occasion as a smear on Donald Trump and his millions of supporters.

For Sri Lankans, the attacks were the worst outbreak of violence since the country’s civil war ended 10 years ago, according to The Associated Press.

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For Christians the world over, they were as an act of viciousness, murdering believers on the holiest day of the liturgical calendar.

But for Miriam Elder, world editor at BuzzFeed, they were a chance for a cheap shot at Trump.

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“Suspect we’d be hearing a lot more outrage from Trump and co. if the Christians killed in Sri Lanka were white,” Elder wrote in a Twitter post.

The ignorant effrontery is almost staggering.

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The lives of nearly 300 people had just been snuffed out in what CNN is reporting were coordinated, murderous actions again Christian houses of worship by an Islamist terror group, and the first thing a member of the Western media can think about is how to turn it into an attack on a president she clearly despises.

And what did Trump do that apparently spurred...
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