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Al Jazeera Publishes Video Questioning Holocaust Deaths, Calling Israel ‘Biggest Winner From the Holocaust’

Al Jazeera’s social media accounts published a video diminishing Jewish suffering in the Holocaust and cast Israel as the spiritual successor of the Nazis.

“The gas chambers killed millions of Jews… So the story says. How true is the #Holocaust and how did the Zionists benefit from it?” read an Arabic description of a video posted on Facebook by AJ+, the social media branch of the Qatari government-owned media outlet.

Buttigieg: Questions on Third-Trimester Abortions Are Hypotheticals

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg during a Fox News town hall Sunday night refused to state a position on whether or not he supports third-trimester abortions.

“You’re saying you would be okay with a woman, well into the third trimester, deciding to abort a pregnancy?” Fox News anchor Chris Wallace asked Buttigieg during a conversation about recent legislation in passed in state legislatures limiting or restricting abortion.

Hawley to Propose ‘Do Not Call’ List for Internet Tracking

A new bill from Sen. Josh Hawley (R., Mo.) would give Americans the ability to easily block internet companies such as Google and Facebook from collecting any data beyond what is necessary for the specific online services offered.

Hawley, who has focused a considerable amount of attention on data collection in his first months as a lawmaker, wants to give individuals the ability to join a “Do Not Track” list with a single click in their browser’s settings. He says companies have gotten “incredibly rich” off collecting data from individuals who haven’t consented.

Gillibrand: ‘I Wouldn’t Use the Detention System at All’

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D., N.Y.) said she “wouldn’t use the detention system at all” to deal with the immigration crisis at the southern border, if elected president.

Gillibrand’s comments came during a Sunday appearance on CBS’s Face the Nation. Host Margaret Brennan asked the 2020 presidential contender if she supported stopping family separation and instead would support keeping families detained together. Gillibrand said she did not.