Fired Arlington Pre-School Teacher ‘Sorry’ for ‘Kill Some Jews’ Tweet

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ARLINGTON (CBS11) reports: The Arlington pre-school teacher who was fired after anti-Semitic tweets came to light, sent CBS11 a statement saying she regrets the racist and anti-Semitic statements she made as a teen and does not feel that way now.

She said she is sorry for “the pain and hurt my words caused, especially to members of the Jewish faith.” The pre-school, The Children’s Courtyard, says it fired teacher Nancy Salem after thoroughly investigating her tweets.

Among those identified by the watchdog group, Canary Mission, one in which she said, “Gassed a Jew. I’m sweating. Heil.” In another, she asked, ‘How many Jews died in the Holocaust? Not enough, hahaha.”

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