5 More Terrible Things Brooklyn’s “Blackface Assemblyman” Has Done

Dov Hikind Blackface

Democratic Assemblyman Dov Hikind has been harshly criticized lately for dressing up in blackface at a Purim party: Jon Stewart made fun of him, and city leaders have called for him to resign. This is surely the stupidest thing Dov Hikind has ever done as a public figure, but he has long been odious. Two years ago, I wrote a piece, “8 Things You Need to Know About Brooklyn’s Racist and Gay-Hating Assemblyman,” that outlined some outrageous and offensive past positions and actions. He’s done more outrageous and offensive stuff since then. Here are some highlights.