Report: Trump Says of Anti-Semitic Crimes: “Sometimes It’s the Reverse”

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President Donald Trump reportedly issued a bizarre statement Tuesday in response to the recent wave of anti-Semitic attacks around the country, in which dozens of Jewish community centers and cemeteries have been targeted by bomb threats and vandalism.

According to Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro (D), the president said, “Sometimes it’s the reverse, to make people—or to make others—look bad.”

“I really don’t know what that means, or why he said that,” Shapiro said, according to Buzzfeed.

The White House did not respond to a request for comment from Mother Jones.

The alleged remarks are the latest in a series of strange statements that Trump has made in response to questions about an apparent wave of anti-Semitic and