Louis Farrakhan reveals DNC chair Keith Ellison was member of Nation of Islam, left to enter politics

Louis Farrakhan reveals DNC chair Keith Ellison was member of Nation of Islam, left to enter politics

[Ed. – And here Ellison seemed so reasonable.]

Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, in remarks to his organization, revealed that Deputy Chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) Keith Ellison was a member of the anti-semitic group in the 1990s.

“Keith [Ellison] was in the Nation in 1995. He was selling the Final Call newspaper, a beautiful brother,” Farrakhan said.

The controversial figure told his gathering that Ellison wanted to become a congressman and had to disavow Farrakhan. “When you want something in this world, the Jew holds the door,” he said.

“He wanted to help his community. He wanted to be a congressman, so when the Jews found out that he was in the Nation [they demanded he denounce Farrakhan],” the Nation of Islam leader claimed.

Farrakhan then shared a photograph of Ellison promoting Nation of Islam publications and protesting with anti-Semitic extremists.

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