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Pam Geller shouts at CNN for ‘adhering to Sharia’ after host compares Muhammad cartoon to n-word

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Anti-Islamic crusader Pam Geller on Thursday accused CNN of obeying Sharia law after host Chris Cuomo pointed out that just because she had the freedom to anger Muslims with cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad, it didn’t make it right.

Earlier this month, two Islamic men were killed while attempting to attack a ‘Draw Muhammad’ cartoon contest Geller’s American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI) was holding in Texas. Geller’s group recently submitted the winning cartoon to run as an advertisement on buses and trains in the Washington, D.C. area.

“To carry this forward and take the cartoon that you know is found offensive, especially by extremist types, and make it more public, why is this a good thing to do?” Cuomo asked Geller in an interview on Thursday.

According to Geller, the American people needed to see that the media were “self-enforcing the Sharia” law.

“Nobody is saying you don’t have the right to draw Muhammad or to put a picture of Muhammad anywhere you want,” Cuomo noted. “Often that gets confused here. People say, ‘You’re chilling her First Amendment rights.’ How so? No one is saying you don’t have the right. They are saying, ‘Is it right? Should you do this?’ Not, ‘Can you?'”

“There’s no such thing as ‘I believe in freedom of speech but,'” Geller replied.

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“The criticism is, what you did [in Texas], you knew would be very provocative,” Cuomo argued. “Your keynote speaker is an outspoken and provocative person who is obviously an Islamophobe. So that was something that you knew that would draw negative attention and then you got negative attention.”

“What you did was calculated in a way that would be provocative,” the CNN host continued. “This isn’t about not showing it because we’re afraid, it’s about whether it is right or not. The n-word gets treated the same way that depictions of Muhammad does. We don’t say it because it’s offensive, not because legally I can’t.”

“You are adhering to Islamic law,” Geller shot back. “The things you say about me are hateful and bigoted. The things the media says, calling the Tea Party racist of offensive. Since when do you care about being offensive. You are adhering to the Sharia!”

“Let’s stick with the n-word analogy,” Cuomo suggested.

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“No, I won’t stick with it,” Geller insisted.

“Because you don’t like it,” Cuomo observed. “It’s inconvenient.”

Watch the video below from CNN’s New Day, broadcast May 20, 2015.

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MSNBC’s Mika scorches Trump over sex assault denials: ‘What type of woman would you rape?’

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MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski revealed the horrific meaning behind President Donald Trump's defense against new rape claims.

Author and columnist E. Jean Carroll has accused the president of raping her more than 20 years ago after a chance meeting at a Manhattan department store, but Trump insists he couldn't have assaulted her because she's not his "type."

"We're talking about sexual assault, talking about actual rape and the president said that she's not his type," the "Morning Joe" co-host said. "So I guess the follow-up question is, since you have a type when it comes to rape, what's your type, Donald Trump, and is it any of the other women who claimed that you raped them?"

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Ben Stein: Black people have a ‘very deep attachment’ to feeling like ‘they’ve been victimized’

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On Monday's edition of Fox Business' "Trish Regan Primetime," conservative writer and actor Ben Stein complained about how African-Americans refuse to be grateful for what President Donald Trump is doing for them because they have an "attachment" to feeling like "they've been victimized."

"Let me ask you, though, Ben, in this environment, we're now looking at the lowest unemployment rate for black Americans in the history of the United States of America under none other than President Trump," said Regan. "Is any of that loyalty starting to shift? I mean, are traditional black Democrats saying, hey, maybe the Democratic Party has failed me? Maybe I need to rethink this?"

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‘I don’t have to do it, legally’: Trump says he can invade Iran without Congress’ permission

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On Monday, CNN reported that in a new interview, President Donald Trump said that he can invade Iran without congressional approval — and that although he would "like the idea" of keeping Congress in the loop, he doesn't "legally" have to do so.

"I like the idea of keeping Congress abreast, but I wouldn't have to do that," said Trump. In response to the fact that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has said he must obtain congressional approval first, Trump said, "I disagree. I think most people seem to disagree."

"I do like keeping them — they are intelligent people," added Trump. "They will come up with some thoughts. I actually learned a couple of things the other day when we had our meeting with Congress which I think were helpful to me. I do like keeping them abreast, but I don't have to do it, legally."

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