Boyle: Mainstream Media ‘100 Percent Using’ Khan Family ‘for Their Political Goals’

Tuesday on “The Sean Hannity Show,” while discussing his reporting on the controversy over the back and forth between Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and the parents of fallen U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan, Breitbart News editor Matthew Boyle said it is clear the mainstream media is “100 percent using these people for their political goals.” Boyle said, “We can have two mutually exclusive things here. His son can be a hero—Captain Khan is absolutely a hero. The story of what he did when he died at the hands of a suicide bomber in Iraq in 2004—all accounts are that he led people away from that danger and he absorbed the danger. I mean the guy is a hero, but that doesn’t mean also that Khizr Khan, his father, is not politically and financially and legally motivated here. What was shocking to me that the entire rest of the mainstream media—whether it be the New York Times and Washington Post, or CNN or any one of these outlets that has been overloaded with this whole narrative—none of them did any research into figuring out anything about this guy. He actually just deleted his website because what we did is looked up what