College Republicans sorry for Hitler-themed Valentine's card
MOUNT PLEASANT - A Central Michigan University Republican student group is apologizing for a Valentine's Day card that mocks Jews who died in the Holocaust.
The College Republicans group handed out gift bags to students Wednesday night, including one with a card that said "my love 4 u burns like 6,000 jews." It had a photo of Adolf Hitler and was signed "XOXO, Courtney."
The group apologized on Facebook, saying it doesn't condone anti-Semitism and that the card was made and placed in the bag without its knowledge. The group didn't identify the member who placed the card in the bag.
Central Michigan spokeswoman Sherry Knight told Mount Pleasant's local paper, The Morning Sun, that the school is "deeply disappointed." She says campus leaders are meeting Thursday to discuss the incident.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Officials expect fairs, festivals to resume statewide in the near future with...
Flu numbers down due to coronavirus
Plants may have a chance to recover after ice storm
Insurance companies dropping clients after 2020 hurricane season
Oversight board wants independent investigation into Entergy's new meters, surging power bills