Court documents: Trump campaign CEO Steve Bannon thinks Jewish kids are "whiny brats," assaulted his wife.
According to his ex-wife's statements in divorce proceedings, Trump campaign CEO Steve Bannon—former chairman of the alt-right publisher Breitbart.com—doesn't like Jewish people. Specifically, he doesn't want his kids going to school with their "whiny brats." No word yet on whether Trump plans to address this by tweeting out "I love the Jews!" with a picture of himself eating a bagel.
Bannon's divorce proceedings from 2007 were released after he joined the Trump campaign and his past became of public interest. Bannon's ex-wife, Mary Louise Piccard, said that Bannon didn't want their daughter's to attend the Archer School For Girls in Los Angeles because too many Jewish girls attended the school.
"The biggest problem he had with Archer is the number of Jews that attend... He said that he doesn't like the way they raise their kids to be 'whiny brats' and that he didn't want the girls going to school with Jews."
In a response to Piccard's claims, Bannon's spokesperson told the Daily News...
“At the time, Mr. Bannon never said anything like that and proudly sent the girls to Archer for their middle school and high school education."
At the time the claims were made, Bannon and Piccard were in the midst of a bitter custody battle. She also claimed that Bannon physically assaulted her, describing one altercation that led to police verifying signs of an assault upon arrival...