As Twitchy told you earlier today, Linda Sarsour was blasted for raising money for a liberal political action group by masquerading is as a Hurricane Harvey relief fund.
The backlash was immediate:
— EducatédHillbilly™ (@RobProvince) August 30, 2017
— Nick Short 🇺🇸 (@PoliticalShort) August 30, 2017
This is really unbelievably gross. Even for Sarsour, this is just so far over the line. https://t.co/lyTSnM3onF
— Seth Mandel (@SethAMandel) August 30, 2017
Sarsour has set up a "Hurricane Relief Fund" that actually donates to…lobbying and grassroots organizing. Not "relief." She's despicable.
— Erielle Davidson (@politicalelle) August 30, 2017
HOUSTONIANS: My house was washed away.
SARSOUR: Please donate to help.
SARSOUR: PS we help by 'community organizing' later
— Jeff B/DDHQ (@EsotericCD) August 30, 2017
However, here’s who Sarsour blames for the backlash:
"Alt-right" must have sent out an email blast. My mentions are on steroids.
— Linda Sarsour (@lsarsour) August 30, 2017
She’s got to be kidding…
Who could possibly object to trawling for political donations in the name of "hurricane relief"? Nazis, that's whohttps://t.co/rnR0DVeTCd
— David Burge (@iowahawkblog) August 30, 2017
Just when you thought it couldn’t get more disgusting.
No, sweetie, not how it happened.
— JWF (@JammieWF) August 30, 2017
This has nothing to do with the alt-right and everything to do with you being a grifter. On the backs of people suffering.
— Sean Agnew (@seanagnew) August 30, 2017
— Alo Konsen (@OhioCoastie) August 30, 2017
Not everyone against you is "alt-right." Some of us are just tired of the BS
— Justin (@JustinTracy94) August 30, 2017
You're fundraiser for a political PAC on the backs of families who are suffering. Your soul is black. https://t.co/TOvYknXc4N
— Jesse Kelly (@JesseKellyDC) August 30, 2017
Your mentions are on steroids because you're a scumbag. Does that clear it up? https://t.co/Qym1S9pHR4
— lauren (@LilMissRightie) August 30, 2017
— John Cardillo (@johncardillo) August 30, 2017
Might have to do with people realizing you are fundraising for a political movement and not for disaster relief.
— Stephen (@Mouse_About) August 30, 2017