Read time: 2 minutes

Combat Vet: Pro-Trump Conservatives Need To STFU About The Khan Family

Malcolm Nance has heard enough from Trump loyalists who still support him, in spite of what he's said about the Khan family.
Views:

Malcolm Nance said it about as succinctly as anyone this week. When you denigrate a family's sacrifice that's just beyond the pale.

Source: Raw Story

Combat veteran and counter-terrorism expert Malcolm Nance had some choice words for conservative commentator Heidi Harris on Saturday morning.

The two were discussing GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump’s response to a fallen Muslim-American war hero’s parents on host Joy Reid’s show, AM Joy. Khizr Khan, the father of U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan, who died saving the lives of his fellow soldiers in Iraq, spoke out against Trump for his anti-Muslim rhetoric at the Democratic National Convention this week.
...
Nance on Saturday said it’s time for pro-Trump conservatives “who think this is a black, white, political or Muslim issue need to just, as we say in the military, sierra tango foxtrot uniform, and just keep their opinions to themselves and revel in the fact that we are all learning a great lesson about how wonderful this country is.”

Sierra tango foxtrot uniform is NATO phonetic alphabet standing for STFU, or “shut the f*ck up.”

Harris broke in saying she isn’t the person who denigrated the Khan family, and the two started talking over each other, with Nance saying, “This person has given far more than you will ever give for the rest of your life, and I am saying that to you as a combat veteran, so I don’t want to hear it.”

This caused Harris to get upset.

“Why are you yelling at me?” she demanded. “I said nothing other than he’s a hero. So you can yell at somebody else pal, because it’s not me who’s saying bad things about the Khan family.”

Joy Reid then reminded her that she supports Trump, and his call for a ban on Muslims is immoral.

Can you help us out?

For 16 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit. We work 7 days a week, 16 hours a day for our labor of love, but with rising hosting and associated costs, we need your help! Could you donate $20 for 2020? Please consider a one time or recurring donation of whatever amount you can spare, or consider subscribing for an ad-free experience. It will be greatly appreciated and help us continue our mission of exposing the real FAKE NEWS!

More C&L Coverage

Discussion

New Commenting System

Our comments are now powered by Insticator. In order to comment you will need to create an Insticator account. The process is quick and simple. Please note that the ability to comment with a C&L site account is no longer available.

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service (revised 3/17/2016) for information on our posting policy.

Please Do Not Use the Login Link at the Top of the Site.

In order to comment you must use an Insticator account. To register an account, enter your comment and click the post button. A dialog will then appear allowing you create your account.

We will be retiring our Crooks and Liars user account system in January, 2021.

Thank you.
C&L Team