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BLM activist calls for investigation into Marxist co-founder’s real estate purchases

By Mike Brest, Washington Examiner

A local Black Lives Matter chapter chief has called for an investigation into one of the founders of the activist group after reports emerged the self-styled Marxist spent millions on multiple real estate purchases.

Hawk Newsome, the head of the greater New York City chapter of BLM, questioned Patrisse Khan-Cullors’s new purchases of four properties totaling about $3 million. He called for “an independent investigation” into how the global activist organization spends its money, according to the New York Post.

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“If you go around calling yourself a socialist, you have to ask how much of her own personal money is going to charitable causes,” he said. “It’s really sad because it makes people doubt the validity of the movement and overlook the fact that it’s the people that carry this movement.”

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