White House slams Elon Musk for supporting antisemitic post

Nov 20, 2023 | Trending, Voices

White House spokesperson Andrew Bates said in a statement posted to X, formerly known as Twitter, that the White House condemns “this abhorrent promotion of Antisemitic and racist hate in the strongest terms.”

“It is unacceptable to repeat the hideous lie behind the most fatal act of Antisemitism in American history at any time, let alone one month after the deadliest day for the Jewish people since the Holocaust,” Bates wrote.


Musk’s endorsement of the post comes against a backdrop of rising antisemitism in the United States after the Oct. 7 Hamas attack on Israel. Bates said the White House will “continue to condemn antisemitism at every turn.”

(Read the full Nov. 17, 2023 article at Politico.)