Kushner made the nasty remark Friday on the radio program “The Hugh Hewitt Present” whereas extolling his spouse’s purported accomplishments “empowering girls” and “serving to folks discover a stability of their lives” as a businesswoman.
However the identical individuals who had as soon as “praised” his spouse started “attacking her, typically viciously and really cruelly,” when she joined her dad’s White Home administration, additionally as a senior adviser, Kushner complained.
He singled out Teigen, calling her one of many “nasty trolls who would simply say essentially the most terrible, horrible issues about her.” Kushner stated Ivanka “would at all times brush if off, however I’d think about it needed to harm.”
The outspoken Teigen has regularly criticized Ivanka Trump and her father.
In a panel dialogue at a Home Democratic Caucus retreat in 2019, she harshly criticized the previous first daughter for her lack of empathy whereas her father pushed a coverage to separate youngsters from their immigrant mother and father on the southern border.
It’s “painful to see” pictures and movies of heart-wrenching separations with sobbing youngsters, Teigen stated on the time, and “it’s a painful factor to see such a full lack of empathy by folks like Ivanka.” Teigen is at the moment anticipating her third little one with musician John Legend.
In the course of the peak of the controversial border coverage in early 2018, Ivanka Trump posed on social media hugging one among her personal youngsters. Donald Trump’s sister Maryanne Trump Barry known as “that rattling Ivanka” — a “mini Donald” —“oblivious” for placing this “image of the ‘Madonna [Ivanka] and Youngster’ on Instagram when the massive information of the day was how youngsters are getting ripped away from their mother and father.”
Ivanka Trump did tweet a thanks to her father after he stated he determined to finish the coverage he began. But a yr later, when pressed about a whole lot of kids nonetheless separated from their households, she stated the downside wasn’t in her “portfolio.”
Teigen, as many others did, additionally attacked a tweet by Ivanka Trump posing with a can of Goya beans to plug the product after the corporate’s CEO stated the nation was “blessed” to have her dad as president. The stunt triggered ethics complaints over guidelines barring plugs for personal merchandise by federal officers.
The Trumps have been cracking down on migrants coming into the U.S. on the Mexican border on the similar time the household was plugging a meals firm based by Spanish immigrants and nonetheless run by the identical household.
Donald Trump, identified for his personal racy language, as soon as referred to Teigen as Legend’s “filthy-mouthed spouse.” Teigen had fairly a comeback for that one.
Teigen has but to answer Kushner.
Hearken to the total Kushner interview right here.