Helen Thomas: Zionists Control The White House, The Media, And Hollywood

When we last heard from former White House Correspondent Helen Thomas she was telling the Jewish population of Israel to return to Poland. Thomas isn’t at the White House anymore, but she’s still spewing her rather bizarre thoughts about Jews:

Retired White House correspondent Helen Thomas isn’t backing down from controversial remarks she made this year about Israel that ended her career.

“I stand by it. I told the truth,” the 90-year-old Thomas told reporters shortly before a speech at a diversity conference Thursday. “I paid a price but it’s worth it to speak the truth.”During a speech that drew quick condemnation from Jews, Thomas took her remarks further.

“Congress, the White House and Hollywood, Wall Street are owned by the Zionists,” Thomas said. “No question.”

Oh my

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  1. Ken says:

    Let the elaborate rationalizations about why this is not anti-Semitism BEGIN!

  2. mantis says:

    I’m critical of the Israeli lobby and it’s influence (not control) on US foreign policy, and I think Thomas is without a doubt an anti-semite.  That’s stuff is straight out of Protocols. She’s just an ugly person, inside and out.

  3. michael reynolds says:

    If we control everything I want to know why I’m not getting a vote.  Did they forget to send me my absentee ballot?

  4. mantis says:

    Well, you’re not a member of the Elders, obviously.  Jewish control of everything isn’t a democracy, you know.
    But in reality, I think we all know the world is really run by The Pentaverate.