A group waved the Nazi flag outside the Turning Point USA Summit in Tampa, Florida on Saturday.
The Florida Holocaust Museum has accused “a purely undefendable act of hatred.”
Turning Point USA says the group had nothing to do with the event.
The Florida Holocaust Museum has accused former President Donald Trump of waving the anti-Semitic flag outside a conservative meeting attended on Saturday.
During the Turning Point USA Student Action Summit, protesters gathered outside the Tampa Convention Center with Nazi flags, swastikas, SS logos, and Jewish anti-Semitic caricatures.
Turning Point USA told insiders that the group was not involved in the event.
according to Creative Loafing Tampa Bay, The group, a local media outlet, distributed leaflets condemning Jewish abortion.
The media said the leaflets were distributed by the so-called Goim Defense League. According to the Anti-Defamation League, In 2021, he was responsible for at least 74 anti-Semitic propaganda cases.
Mike Igel, chairman of the Florida Holocaust Museum, described the protesters as “openly and proudly displaying the symbol of the genocide.”
of statement, He states: “Raising the Nazi or SS flags, the organizations responsible for some of the Holocaust’s worst atrocity, is a purely undefendable act of hatred.”
The statement continued. “This is not about politics or religion. It is about humanity. The Florida Holocaust Museum makes this explicit anti-Semitism as powerful as possible for all Jews and non-Jews, regardless of party. I’m calling for verbal criticism. It’s important for everyone. “
The Turning Point USA conference included a speech by Trump. Person in charge Matt GaetzLauren Bobelt, Marjorie Taylor Greene.
A spokesperson for Turning Point USA told insiders that the students tried to confront the protesters but eventually left. Turning Point USA couldn’t get rid of the group because it was in public property, a spokesman said.
“We’re really proud of how students and guards handled it,” he added. “Obviously, Turning Point USA condemns that type of behavior, behavior, and ideology they represent, not to mention.”
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