Omar

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Jared Goyette
February 13, 2019 - 1:37 pm
When Donald Trump suggested that Rep. Ilhan Omar resign and called her apology for a tweet that used an anti semitic trope “lame,” he was speaking from a position of authority, and not just that of his office: He has repeatedly used the same kind of anti semitic tropes himself. The irony of Trump...
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Susie Jones
February 11, 2019 - 1:44 pm
Freshman Democratic Representative Ilhan Omar has apologized “unequivocally” after a bipartisan backlash to a Tweet she published that many regarded as antisemitic. Her apology also came via Twitter: "My intention is never to offend my constituents or Jewish Americans as a whole. We have to always...
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February 10, 2019 - 9:58 am
Minnesota's 5th district congresswoman got "the treatment" on NBC's Saturday Night Live show on Feb. 9. Ego Nwodim played Ilhan Omar, who was among the white-clad members of "Women of Congress," a skit that spoofed the 1970's television show "Charlie's Angels." They're...The Women of Congress! #SNL...
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