David Klion, a former Editor for Al Jazeera America and contributor to mainstream outlets such as The New York Times and Foreign Policy, celebrated President Trump’s Senior Adviser Stephen Miller contracting COVID-19.
Shortly after Miller’s diagnosis, Klion remarked he couldn’t imagine “being part of a moral system that isn’t happy that Stephen Miller is suffering and might die.”
I cannot imagine being part of a moral system that isn’t happy that Stephen Miller is suffering and might die. Wishing evil people the best is cringe af
— David Klion (@DavidKlion) October 7, 2020
Getting drinks and was just informed about Miller, and here is my take: Covid-19 is much better at politics than the Democrats are
— David Klion (@DavidKlion) October 6, 2020
Formerly at the Qatari government-funded Al Jazeera, Klion is currently an editor at Jewish Currents and has written extensively at publications including The Guardian, Foreign Policy, The Nation, Buzzfeed, Salon, and more.
Klion’s comments constitute just the latest – and certainly not the last – example of the mainstream media’s Trump Derangement Syndrome.