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Politics Ocasio-Cortez calls for Stephen Miller to resign over leaked emails

05:35  13 november  2019
05:35  13 november  2019 Source:   thehill.com

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  Hillary Clinton calls for White House adviser's removal, says his presence is an 'emergency' Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said Tuesday that White House senior adviser Stephen Miller, whom progressives have blamed for the president's hard-line immigration agenda should be removed from his position. © Thomson Reuters White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller boards Air Force One to depart Washington with U.S. President Donald Trump for travel to Louisiana at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, U.S., November 14, 2019.

Leaked Stephen Miller emails suggest Trump’s point man on immigration promoted white The report is the first installment in a series that draws on more than 900 leaked emails that Miller sent to a Breitbart writer over a 15-month Alexandria Ocasio - Cortez (D-N.Y.), called for Miller to resign .

More than 900 emails between Miller and Breitbart were examined by SPLC’s Hatewatch and revealed “more than 80 percent” of the emails “relate to or Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio - Cortez , D-N.Y., tweeted that Miller “has been exposed as a bonafide white nationalist” and called for him to resign .

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Tuesday called for White House senior adviser Stephen Miller to resign after leaked emails appeared suggest that he promoted white nationalist literature and offensive immigration stories.

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"Stephen Miller, Trump's architect of mass human rights abuses at the border (including child separation & detention camps w/ child fatalities) has been exposed as a bonafide white nationalist," Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.

"He's still at the White House shaping US immigration policy. Miller must resign. Now," she added.

White House backs Stephen Miller amid emails linked to white nationalism

  White House backs Stephen Miller amid emails linked to white nationalism The White House is standing by senior adviser Stephen Miller as he faces calls from dozens of Democrats to resign.The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) has published summaries of hundreds of emails Miller sent to Katie McHugh, a former editor at Breitbart News. The emails contain links and references to far-right websites, with much of the focus on immigration. The SPLC is planning to release additional emails in the coming days.

Controversial aide Stephen Miller allegedly sent emails to a Breitbart editor before joining White House. Chief critics: Some progressive Democrats, including Reps. Ilhan Omar and Alexandria Ocasio - Cortez , are calling for Miller to step down.

Stephen Miller (born August 23, 1985) is an American right-wing political activist and white nationalist who serves as a senior advisor for policy for President Donald Trump.

The tweet comes after a report from the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) revealed that Miller shared white nationalist content with right-wing news website Breitbart and worked to guide the outlet's coverage.

Hatewatch, a branch of the SPLC, reviewed more than 900 emails Miller sent to former Breitbart editor Katie McHugh between 2015 and 2016, finding that more than 80 percent of the emails were about race or immigration.

Over 20 Democratic Senators Call On Stephen Miller To Resign White House Post

  Over 20 Democratic Senators Call On Stephen Miller To Resign White House Post More than 20 U.S. senators now call on White House senior adviser StephenMiller to resign after leaked emails published last week revealed thedisturbing depths of his white nationalism.HuffPost contacted the offices of all 100 senators to ask whether Miller, amajor force in shaping the Trump administration's controversial immigrationpolicies, should step down. In response, 24 senators said he should ― allDemocrats."On the long list of peopleHuffPost contacted the offices of all 100 senators to ask whether Miller, a major force in shaping the Trump administration’s controversial immigration policies, should step down. In response, 24 senators said he should ― all Democrats.

Alexandria Ocasio - Cortez never disclosed to the Federal Election Commission that she and a top aide controlled an outside PAC that backed her campaign. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio - Cortez and a top aide appear to control an outside PAC credited with being the central force behind Share Article via Email .

Stephen Miller repeatedly pushed the alt-right mainstay Breitbart website to run anti-immigrant Miller goes on to refer to Coolidge three more times in emails from April through September, 2015. He went on to forward a story from the conspiracy theorist website, Infowars, that called for an end to

Among other things, Hatewatch said Miller shared content from white nationalist sites directly with McHugh to provide information for her reporting and sought to "create a narrative" regarding the removal of the Confederate flag after a shooting at an African American church in Charleston, S.C.

The White House dismissed the report, saying that the SPLC "is an utterly-discredited, long-debunked far-left smear organization" and is "beneath public discussion."

Miller has been a top target for Democrats over his involvement in some of the Trump administration's hard-line immigration stances, including its now-scrapped "zero tolerance policy" that led to a spike in family separations at the border.

Dems call for Stephen Miller to resign after emails promoting white nationalism leak .
Democrats are calling for Stephen Miller to resign after a cache of emails promoting white nationalism were leaked.The progressive civil rights organization Southern Poverty Law Center on Tuesday revealed that the group had obtained messages sent by Miller to the conservative website Breitbart News in 2015 and 2016 that, according to the SPLC, "showcase the extremist, anti-immigrant ideology that undergirds the policies he has helped create as an architect of Donald Trump's presidency.

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