Dinesh D’Souza, a controversial political commentator, author and former president of King’s College, was indicted today by a grand jury for alleged campaign finance fraud, U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s office announced this evening.
According to the office, Mr. D’Souza, 52, is charged “with violating the federal campaign finance laws by making illegal contributions to a United States Senate campaign in the names of others and causing false statements to be made to the Federal Election Commission in connection with those contributions.”
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Conservative Christian speaker and author Dinesh D’Souza shared a hotel room with Denise Odie Joseph II, a woman he introduced as his fiancée, last month at a Christian conference, reports evangelical magazine WORLD. Although Mr. D’Souza assured the concerned conference organizers that all was chaste in the hotel room, they were nonetheless troubled by the fact that he already had a wife at home.
Mr. D’Souza is the author of The Roots of Obama’s Rage, which was the basis for Obama: 2016, the anti-Obama movie. He is also the president of The King’s College, the Christian Evangelical college and gets paid upwards of $10,000 in speaking fees.
This past weekend, Dinesh D’Souza’s critical documentary 2016: Obama’s America made $6.2 million–placing it about par with the action film Premium Rush.
Last night at the Society for Ethical Culture, the big question was: whose body count is bigger? Atheism’s or Christianity’s?
In one corner was Christopher Hitchens, a leading contributor to American intellectual dyspepsia and the author of God is Not Great; in the other was Hoover Institution and former young Reaganite Dinesh D’Souza, author of Read More