Antone Melton-Meaux, Ilhan Omar’s challenger, calls her a ‘divider’
The Minnesota Democrat’s remarks to a London newspaper are seen as refueling tensions with supporters of Israel.
Sen. Bernie Sanders campaigned with Rep. Ilhan Omar on Saturday, calling her “one of the greatest people I know.”
“I am proud to stand with the son of a Jewish refugee who survived genocide,” the Muslim congresswoman said.
“Is there a right or wrong time to … stand up for justice that she claims to be a champion for?”
Sanctions for Israel but no one else seems to be the standard for the Minnesota congresswoman.
Sanders gets the nod from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, and Ilhan Omar.
The House Judiciary Committee chairman compared the sharing of the cartoon to Trump’s disloyalty comments.
By failing to criticize Netanyahu and tarring members of the American Jewish community, AIPAC has lost track of who it’s serving.
“The problem is that people mistake dual loyalty for disloyalty, yet the two are very different.”