‘American Traitors’: Coulter Burns Cruz, Fox News over Reactions to Trump Rally Chaos


Conservative commentator Ann Coulter blasted off last night with a scathing Twitter tirade over the chaotic Trump rally meltdown in Chicago. Never one to miss a chance to say something controversial, though, her tweetstorm included accusations that Ted Cruz and Fox News were “traitors” to the country for their comments on Donald Trump‘s cancelled rally:

It it worth considering that Fox’s Megyn Kelly, Greta Van Susteren and Sean Hannity all offered defenses of Trump by saying that the protesters infringed on his free speech rights. While Coulter did not pinpoint which aspect of their coverage upset her, she supports Trump and she has seared the network numerous times recently over the way they treat him.

Coulter has also gone after Cruz quite a bit lately, and her criticisms for him were more obvious due to the Texas senator’s Trump-critical comments to reporters. “When you have a campaign that disrespects the voters, when you have a campaign that affirmatively encourages violence,” Cruz said, “you create an environment that only encourages this sort of nasty discourse.”

As for Coulter’s comments on the rest of the night, here’s a little taste:

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