Former translator for Ahmadinejad called WSJ editor ‘Iranian House Negro’

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The New Civility, as practiced by NBC

The New Civility, as practiced by NBC’s Hooman Majid

 reports: An NBC News contributor who once worked for former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says he stands by his decision to label a conservative Wall Street Journal editor an “Iranian House Negro”.

NBC News contributor Hooman Majd, a vocal critic of Iran sanctions, referred toWall Street Journal assistant books editor Sohrab Ahmari as “WSJ’s (Iranian) ‘House Negro.’” Majd and Ahmari are both Iranian-Americans. Read the rest of this entry »