comScore Marc Lamont Hill Defends Blasting Trump’s ‘Offensive’ Critique of Palestinian ‘Hatred’ | Mediaite

Marc Lamont Hill Defends Blasting Trump’s ‘Offensive’ Critique of Palestinian ‘Hatred’

marc lamont hill

On Friday, left-wing CNN pundit Marc Lamont Hill fiercely defended a week-plus old Tweet that ripped President Donald Trump‘s call for the Palestinians to “reject hatred and terrorism”:

Jeffrey Goldberg, editor-in-chief of The Atlantic, was somewhat taken aback:

Hill responded by underlining that “perhaps because the context is missing. Peace will not come from demanding action from only one side.”

Secular Jewish blogger Lucas Lynch got into the back and forth as well:

The Temple University professor replied:

Lynch didn’t completely buy this explanation, though:

Hill further explained his point in subsequent Tweets on Friday. He also sparred with other Twitter users who piled on criticisms of left-of-center author:

[image via screengrab]

Have a tip we should know? tips@mediaite.com

  1. Mediaite
  2. The Mary Sue
  3. RunwayRiot
  4. Law & Crime
  5. SportsGrid
  6. Gossip Cop