As we told you, Hillary Clinton was roundly criticized by fact-checkers for saying at the Democratic debate on Saturday thatvideos of Donald Trump insulting Islam and Muslims” were being used “to recruit more radical jihadists.” But what she said just isn’t true, a “lie” even:
However, according to her campaign, she won’t apologize for it:
But should she?
MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell says yes:
He argues that Democrats — by accepting Clinton’s lie on Trump and ISIS — feed Trump’s narrative of the media only caring about the truthfulness of what he says.
As you might imagine, not everyone sees it that way:
O’Donnell fired back at his critics, saying “…the truth deserves respect. Trump deserves nothing.”
She’s still not going to apologize though.