Helen Thomas

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Helen Thomas

Helen Thomas (August 4, 1920) in Wincester, Kentucky, is a liberal anti-war [1] [2] biased columnist that was part of the White House Press Corps for several decades. She has a history of making anti-semitic remarks and has even compared the state of Israel to the Nazis.[3] On May 27th, 2010 Thomas couldn't hide her ignorance and racism towards Jews by saying [the Palestinian people] "are occupied and it's their land" and that Jews in Israel should "go home" -- to Poland, Germany, America "and everywhere else." [4][5] In September 2010, Thomas received the lifetime achievement award from Muslim group CAIR. [6] In December 2010, she stood by her remarks and also claimed that "Congress, the White House and Hollywood, Wall Street are owned by the Zionists."[7]

On August 4, 2009, Helen celebrated a joint birthday with President Barack Obama. "Obama sat beside Thomas for a picture after she blew out one candle and said she told him her birthday wishes were 'world peace and a real health care reform bill.'" [8]

"Resignation"

Thomas, who had covered the White House since the John F. Kennedy administration, said she is retiring immediately following her anti-semitic statements about Israel, Hearst Newspapers, her employer, reported on June 7, 2010. [9]

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