CPAC cancels Young Pharaoh from lineup after anti-Semitic comments
Young Pharaoh, a scheduled speaker at this week’s Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), has been disinvited from the conference after his past comments pushing anti-Semitism and conspiracy theories resurfaced.
Young Pharaoh—an online commenter and cultural critic who has over 90,000 Facebook followers and nearly 60,000 Twitter followers—has made past comments denying the existence of Jewish people and Judaism.
In a July 16, 2020 Twitter post, Pharaoh wrote that Judaism was “COMPLETELY MADE UP FOR #POLITICAL GAIN.” In a July 29, 2020 post, he claimed that Jews are responsible for all of the censorship and pedophilia on social media. In a January 4, 2021 post, he referred to the religion’s followers as “THIEVING #FAKE #JEWS”. The tweets were first resurfaced by Eric Hananoki…