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Hasan Minhaj Called Out Jared Kushner to His Face for His Relationship With MBS at the TIME 100 Gala

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Comedian Hasan Minhaj used his speech at the TIME 100 Gala Tuesday to urge White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner to leverage his relationship with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman win the release of Saudi activist Loujain al-Hathloul , who is currently in prison after advocating for women's rights.
Minhaj paid homage to al-Hathloul, who was included in TIME's 2019 list of the 100 most influential people. Seizing on reports from House Democrats that Kushner - who also attended the TIME 100 Gala - had exchanged messages on Whatapp with Bin Salman, Minhaj suggested Kushner could help...
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