Khizr Khan, Gold Star Muslim anti-Trump dad who spoke at DNC, appears to have lied

Khizr Khan, Gold Star Muslim anti-Trump dad who spoke at DNC, appears to have lied
Faces of the PC war.

News outlets are hedging their coverage of a claim by Khizr Khan, a star anti-Trump speaker at the Democratic National Convention, that he had to cancel a speech in Canada this week after being “notified” that his “travel privileges are being reviewed.”

Khan, after being reached by multiple outlets including the Washington Post and NPR, has not provided any clarification about who “notified” him and what he meant by his “travel privileges” being “reviewed.”

A story in the Post published Tuesday ran under the headline, “Khizr Khan’s claim that the U.S. is restricting his travel may be unraveling.”

The story said that “Khan has refused to elaborate on his initial statement to The Washington Post and other publications.”

“Asked Khizr Khan several simple, clarifying [questions] via email,” NPR reporter Domenico Montanaro said Monday on Twitter. “He got back, saying only ‘Thank you – no comments.’ I’d stay away from this story.”

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