Fake News…about Fake Jews.
Liberal news outlets had a field day with this fake news story.
Case in point: Soros-backed Media Matters ran with this dramatic – and false – headline:
And the Huffington Post chimed in with this:
Only one slight problem: It’s a fake news story.
But hey, why consider the facts first, when you get a chance to bash Fox News and Breitbart?
The Anti-Defamation League Thursday called out press outlets that erroneously reported a Jewish family had fled Pennsylvania over a cancelled Christmas play, because of harassment provoked by Fox News and Breitbart.
The ADL “read many numerous local and national news stories reporting that a Jewish Family allegedly ‘fled’ Lancaster County, Pennsylvania” after they objected to a Christmas play with great concern, the organization said in a statement….
The Jewish organization “investigated and found that in actuality, the family left on vacation for winter break.”….
Nancy Baron-Baer, ADL regional director, called the reports “untrue and damaging.”….
She said the ADL was speaking out because “stories like this one can sow fear in the Jewish community and beyond, and it is important to stop the spread of misinformation.”….
Lest folks miss the point, she added, “There is no truth to the rumor that the school cancelled A Christmas Carol at the request of parents.”
Rather, the possibly Scrooge-like Hempfield School District “released a FAQ clearly stating that the play was cancelled due to the inordinate amount of class time taken up by rehearsals.”….