This Chicago newsletterist may be one of the most prolific political influencer you’ve never heard of.
Why Ron Kagan freed the Detroit Zoo’s elephants
Rep. Ilhan Omar, the last member of The Squad to face a Democratic primary in the quartet’s first re-election cycle, handily beat back a challenge Tuesday from attorney Antone Melton-Meaux in her Minneapolis-area district, continuing a summer of impressive wins for hard-left progressives.
“I remember stories of my grandfather farming next to an Arab Jew and just farming, picking olives side by side.”
Antone Melton-Meaux, Ilhan Omar’s challenger, calls her a ‘divider’
“They’re the Jewish Kennedys.”
“If Democrats do well, we’ll have a Muslima in Congress, a woman in the governor’s mansion, a lesbian as attorney general. How cool would that be?”
Former Michigan state Rep. Steve Tobocman gave Rashida Tlaib her start in politics. But they aren’t on the same page when it comes to Israel.
A Palestinian-born activist who spent 10 years in an Israeli prison on a terrorism conviction before moving to the United States and gaining citizenship pleaded guilty on Tuesday to immigration fraud, agreeing to be deported rather than sent to prison.
Jan Longone considers herself a person with ‘zero talent’ — except for cooking. So the 81-year-old Michigander has collected an amazing 25,000 pieces of food-related literature.