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Muslim Law Student Takes On Conservative Think Tank's Benghazi Panel

The Washington Post's report that a Heritage Foundation panel reacted in an ugly way to a question about peaceful Muslims failed to pan out after video of the event surfaced.

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"When you look at the lessons of history, most Germans were peaceful, yet the Nazis drove the agenda. And as a result 60 million people died. 14 million in concentration camps. 6 million were Jews."

"So as an American citizen you sat in this room and instead of standing up and asking something about our four Americans that died and what our government is doing to correct the problem, you stand there to make a point about peaceful moderate Muslims."

As Dylan Byers points out, the original report from Washington Post's Dana Milbank, "misrepresented the nature of that exchange." Watch the whole clip and decide for yourself:

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