Jake Turx


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Jake Turx is the journalist that President Donald Trump shushed during his press conference yesterday when Turx attempted to ask about rising anti-Semitism in the country.

Afterward, Orthodox news site Matzav attacked Turx in rather vicious terms for bringing disrespect to the community, a charge we refuted.

Then Turx appeared on Fox’s Tucker Carlson Tonight, mainly to defend the president from the less-than-ideal optics of the situation. Watch it above and see if you agree with Turx that Trump’s words were “hopeful.”


(Video) Orthodox journalist shushed by Trump now defends him

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Op-ed: Why Matzav’s attack on Jewish journalist Jake Turx is misguided and wrong

02/16/2017 5:54 PM

In an op-ed Thursday, the Jewish news site Matzav lashed out at Jake Turx, a reporter for Ami magazine, for having the audacity to ask President Donald Trump