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Coalition for Jewish Values: Anti-Semitism now accepted in Congress

Coalition for Jewish Values: Anti-Semitism now accepted in Congress

Organization representing over 1,500 rabbis calls for House Democrats to remove Ilhan Omar from position as vice chair of committee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/02/2021 15:08
Young Israel: Omar and Tlaib's stance warrants removal from congressional committees

Young Israel: Omar and Tlaib's stance warrants removal from congressional committees

NCYI: Strip Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib of committee assignments in light of their support for BDS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2021 06:42
Republican lawmaker: Remove Omar from Foreign Affairs Committee

Republican lawmaker: Remove Omar from Foreign Affairs Committee

Rep. Brian Babin proposes removal of controversial Democratic lawmaker from House Foreign Affairs Committee.Ben Ariel, 03/02/2021 06:12
Rep. Omar drawing up impeachment articles against Trump

Rep. Omar drawing up impeachment articles against Trump

Minnesota Congresswoman: We can’t allow him to remain in office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2021 06:21
Omar, Tlaib and AOC demand Facebook remove 100% of  'anti-Muslim content'

Omar, Tlaib and AOC demand Facebook remove 100% of 'anti-Muslim content'

The safe assumption would be that these Congresswomen want to ban everything critical of Islam, First Amandment notwithstanding. Op-ed.Daniel Greenfield, 23/12/2020 14:01
Report: Ilhan Omar's husband received $634K in COVID relief: 'Feeding at the trough'

Report: Ilhan Omar's husband received $634K in COVID relief: 'Feeding at the trough'

Fox News reports that group co-owned by Omar’s husband received nearly $135,000 in Paycheck Protect, $500,000 in economic relief.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2020 23:01
Call out the "Uncle Irvings" among us

Call out the "Uncle Irvings" among us

It's the same group-think mentality that undermines us, supported the Russian Revolution, Communists, the early Adolph Hitler. Op-ed.Alan Bergstein‏, 18/11/2020 09:50
Ilhan Omar calls pro-Trump events ‘Klan rallies’

Ilhan Omar calls pro-Trump events ‘Klan rallies’

Democratic Representative Ilhan Omar calls President Donald Trump’s campaign events around the US 'Klan rallies.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2020 07:44
Can Democrats finally repudiate ‘The Squad’?

Can Democrats finally repudiate ‘The Squad’?

With tensions rising between centrist Democrats and the far-left, some party officials blame "The Squad" for House losses. Op-ed.Jonathan S. Tobin, 13/11/2020 07:21
Why are US Jewish Organizations silent about Congressional anti-Semitism?

Why are US Jewish Organizations silent about Congressional anti-Semitism?

Major Jewish organizations cannot sit by and let The Squad and other anti-Semites dominate Congressional discourse. Op-ed.Barry Shaw, 12/11/2020 04:01
Rep. Omar accuses Israel of 'ethnic cleansing'

Rep. Omar accuses Israel of 'ethnic cleansing'

Muslim Congresswoman criticizes Israel after security forces demolish homes built illegally by Bedouin.Elad Benari, Canada, 06/11/2020 22:42
Omar, Ocasio-Cortez win re-election

Omar, Ocasio-Cortez win re-election

Ilhan Omar and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are both notorious for their anti-Israel statements and actions.Elad Benari, 04/11/2020 04:56
Make America Great, or make America Somalia

Make America Great, or make America Somalia

Biden is the Trojan Horse that hides a Harris Presidency. No Democrat seriously thinks Biden will last out his first year in office. Op-ed. Mark Langfan, 02/11/2020 04:00
Ilhan Omar: 'The Squad' expects Biden to move to the Left after election

Ilhan Omar: 'The Squad' expects Biden to move to the Left after election

Rep. Ilhan Omar says progressive Democrats in Congress will press Biden administration to implement left-wing agenda.David Rosenberg, 28/10/2020 07:34
Will Judge Barrett get the Kavanaugh treatment?

Will Judge Barrett get the Kavanaugh treatment?

Now we have Amy Coney Barrett after the brutal Kavanaugh Experiment - dare they go medieval on her, too? Op-ed.Jack Engelhard, 29/09/2020 22:05
'Ilhan Omar connected Ballot Harvester in cash-for-ballots scheme'

'Ilhan Omar connected Ballot Harvester in cash-for-ballots scheme'

Project Veritas exposes cash-for-ballots schemeArutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2020 22:20
Trump vs. 'The Squad' - They blame the US for terrorism

Trump vs. 'The Squad' - They blame the US for terrorism

President Trump lambasted a protester who appeared at a rally with a picture of the Pres. alongside Jeffrey Epstein and slammed 'The Squad'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/09/2020 18:03
The Dangers to Israel of a Biden Administration

The Dangers to Israel of a Biden Administration

Biden was not elected to affirmatively lead the country but to be the front man for the growing radical wing of the party. Op-ed.Barry Shaw, 03/09/2020 15:00
Trump rips Ilhan Omar: She's a horrible woman who hates our country

Trump rips Ilhan Omar: She's a horrible woman who hates our country

Trump criticizes Minnesota lawmaker who is known for her anti-Israel statements.Elad Benari, 18/08/2020 03:11
No, you cannot "always undo" a stupid thing

No, you cannot "always undo" a stupid thing

Jewish liberals who voted for Ilhan Omar think they can vote her out if she is overtly antisemitic. They can't. Op-ed.Rabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 14/08/2020 04:00
Ilhan Omar wins Democratic primary, fending off challengers

Ilhan Omar wins Democratic primary, fending off challengers

Controversial Minnesota congresswoman secures Democratic nomination, paving way for her reelection in Democratic stronghold.David Rosenberg, 12/08/2020 14:06
The House speaker’s troubling endorsements

The House speaker’s troubling endorsements

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good people to do nothing. Opinion.Kenneth Levin, 31/07/2020 12:00
Ilhan Omar under fire for mailer that names 3 donors to her challenger, all Jewish

Ilhan Omar under fire for mailer that names 3 donors to her challenger, all Jewish

Rabbi who defended Ilhan Omar in the past from accusations of anti-Semitism is 'beyond dismayed' for mailer ripping opponent's Jewish donorsRon Kampeas, JTA, 24/07/2020 15:03
Ilhan Omar among prominent Muslims to endorse Biden

Ilhan Omar among prominent Muslims to endorse Biden

Several prominent Muslim American elected officials, including Minnesota's Ilhan Omar, endorse Biden for president in letter.Elad Benari, 21/07/2020 03:11
Shame on Nancy Pelosi for endorsing Ilhan Omar

Shame on Nancy Pelosi for endorsing Ilhan Omar

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi could have easily endorsed Omar's mainstream Democratic rival - her failure to do so is a disgrace. Opinion.Farley Weiss, 19/07/2020 17:15
Nancy Pelosi endorses Ilhan Omar in Democratic primary race

Nancy Pelosi endorses Ilhan Omar in Democratic primary race

House Speaker backs controversial Minnesota representative, while pro-Israel donors back rival Democrat.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 15/07/2020 07:03
 Ilhan Omar's father dies of coronavirus

Ilhan Omar's father dies of coronavirus

US Rep. Ilhan Omar, banned entry to Israel and harshly criticized by Trump for anti-Semitism, announces: 'My father has died of coronavirus'Mordechai Sones, 16/06/2020 16:25
Omar: Saudi Arabia and Israel have too much influence on Trump

Omar: Saudi Arabia and Israel have too much influence on Trump

Minnesota Democrat claims Saudi Arabia and Israel rely in part on money to bring about their preferred outcomes.Elad Benari, 27/05/2020 04:43
'Happy Armed Forces Day' from Ilhan Omar's daughter

'Happy Armed Forces Day' from Ilhan Omar's daughter

Rep. Omar’s daughter accused U.S. soldiers of “actively killing innocent children abroad” and furthering US imperialism. Op-ed.Jeff Dunetz, 18/05/2020 17:19
Rep. Dan Crenshaw: Democrats falling for anti-Israel narrative

Rep. Dan Crenshaw: Democrats falling for anti-Israel narrative

Republican congressman from Texas says Democratic party views world through lens of 'oppressor vs oppressed,' coloring views on Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2020 21:44
Ilhan Omar signs onto AIPAC letter backing Trump's position on Iran

Ilhan Omar signs onto AIPAC letter backing Trump's position on Iran

Despite clashing with AIPAC in the past, Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar signs onto AIPAC letter backing Trump's position on Iran arms embargoArutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2020 08:24
The Iraqi refugee challenging Ilhan Omar

The Iraqi refugee challenging Ilhan Omar

This former refugee from Iraq is looking to unseat controversial Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar.i24NEWS, 19/02/2020 23:00
AIPAC had it right the first time

AIPAC had it right the first time

Somebody…if you ask me…got caught writing the truth. And for that, AIPAC actually apologized to the Democrats. Jack Engelhard, 14/02/2020 08:43
Jews, time for a change in strategy

Jews, time for a change in strategy

Simply calling out antisemites for who they are just doesn’t do it anymore and writing about it on social media is not enough either. Rabbi Elchanan Poupko, 20/01/2020 08:35
Iraqi refugee launches GOP challenge to Rep. Ilhan Omar

Iraqi refugee launches GOP challenge to Rep. Ilhan Omar

Dalia al-Aqidi tells 'Fox & Friends' that she's running for Congress because Omar is doing 'irreparable harm' to the country., 19/01/2020 01:31
To stop hateful attacks on Jews, oppose the ideology behind them

To stop hateful attacks on Jews, oppose the ideology behind them

The lauded NY march was not merely useless but counterproductive; it provided cover for those spreading bigotry to proclaim, “look, we love Jews!”Rabbi Yaakov Menken, 13/01/2020 14:31
Toxic left-wing antisemitism: Australia, UK and the USA

Toxic left-wing antisemitism: Australia, UK and the USA

Many of the principal themes in expressions of antisemitism, especially online, involve a cross-fertilisation of concepts between the political Left and Right.Prof. Peter Kurti, 19/12/2019 14:30
Analysis: Ilhan Omar accused of spying

Analysis: Ilhan Omar accused of spying

Dr. Martin Sherman, Founder & Executive Director of the IISS speaks about the allegations against US Congresswoman.ILTV, 26/11/2019 20:26
US Rep Ilhan Omar accused of being foreign agent

US Rep Ilhan Omar accused of being foreign agent

Allegedly used her position in House of Representatives to access sensitive information which she relayed to Qatar, and through them to IranMordechai Sones, 26/11/2019 14:27
Left progressive antisemitism must be a US electoral 'wedge' issue

Left progressive antisemitism must be a US electoral 'wedge' issue

As the Democratic primaries approach, leading candidates seem to be reinforcing their anti-Israel credentials to appease their progressive base. Antisemitism already is a 'wedge' issue - although Democrats are urging voters to ignore it. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 18/11/2019 06:57
Not the America you knew

Not the America you knew

Diversity has arrived, faster than you think. The new voters could make all the difference, and could change the country inside-out.  Jack Engelhard, 10/11/2019 22:00
Ilhan Omar accused of anti-Semitism over Bloomberg tweet

Ilhan Omar accused of anti-Semitism over Bloomberg tweet

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar insinuates that businessman Leon Cooperman is only backing Bloomberg because they are both Jewish.Sara Rubenstein, 10/11/2019 19:41
Omar endorses Sanders: Proud to stand with son of Jewish refugee

Omar endorses Sanders: Proud to stand with son of Jewish refugee

Rep. Ilhan Omar becomes latest member of "The Squad" to endorse Bernie Sanders for president.Elad Benari, 05/11/2019 04:05
Ilhan Omar praises 'occupation' exhibit at J Street conference

Ilhan Omar praises 'occupation' exhibit at J Street conference

Anti-Israel congresswoman praises Breaking the Silence's “moving exhibit on the occupation in Hebron at J Street 2019."Tal Polon, 29/10/2019 14:39
Ilhan Omar, Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib endorse Bernie Sanders

Ilhan Omar, Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib endorse Bernie Sanders

Three of the four members of 'The Squad' back Bernie Sanders for Democratic party's 2020 presidential nomination.Ron Kampeas, 16/10/2019 11:10
Ilhan Omar files for divorce

Ilhan Omar files for divorce

Minnesota congresswoman files for divorce amid allegations of an affair from husband she divorced once before.Gary Willig, 07/10/2019 17:08
Take Bernie Sanders off the Democrat presidential contenders list

Take Bernie Sanders off the Democrat presidential contenders list

Sanders has a share in instigating, supporting and unleashing anti-Jewish sentiment in this nation and worldwide, in addition to disastrous plans for the USA. Alan Bergstein, 02/10/2019 10:56
An election where the tail wagged the dog

An election where the tail wagged the dog

Ilhan Omar has every reason to rejoice, as does Rashida Tlaib (D. Michigan), as together, their team, the Arab Joint List, has managed to vote as a bloc, giving it 12-to-13 Knesset seats, A good day for the two anti-Zionist congresswomen. Jack Engelhard, 18/09/2019 22:52
Ilhan Omar: Netanyahu's 'existence' a problem

Ilhan Omar: Netanyahu's 'existence' a problem

Controversial congresswoman says "existence" of PM is "contradictory" to peace, reiterates support for BDS.Gary Willig, 16/09/2019 16:58
How do two congresswomen embarrass the US?

How do two congresswomen embarrass the US?

Jay Shapiro thinks that new congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib are leading the House down a dangerous path.Jay Shapiro, 13/09/2019 18:14
The last word on the Ilhan/Tliab controversy

The last word on the Ilhan/Tliab controversy

The outrage and disingenuous claims that this is not how allies treat each other is really just another double standard against Israel. Mark Silverberg, 02/09/2019 12:30
How Ilhan Omar inspired me to start wearing a headscarf

How Ilhan Omar inspired me to start wearing a headscarf

As much as I hate to admit it, her ascent to the halls of power has officially normalized head covering. Opinion.Rachel Wizenfeld, JTA, 29/08/2019 08:00
Alabama’s Republican Party calls to expel Omar

Alabama’s Republican Party calls to expel Omar

Alabama’s Republican Party supports resolution calling for ouster of controversial Rep. Ilhan Omar.Ben Ariel, 28/08/2019 04:08
Nadler hits Tlaib, Omar over cartoon by anti-Semitic artist

Nadler hits Tlaib, Omar over cartoon by anti-Semitic artist

Democratic congressman criticizes Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar for sharing "vile" cartoon by anti-Semitic artist.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 26/08/2019 13:09
The resounding hypocrisy of Rashida Tlaib

The resounding hypocrisy of Rashida Tlaib

Rabbi Yitz Wyne thinks the Democratic congresswoman didn't really plan to visit her grandmother, but aimed for a pre-planned provocation.Rabbi Yitz Wyne, 23/08/2019 16:48
Trump: Jews who vote Democrat ignorant or disloyal

Trump: Jews who vote Democrat ignorant or disloyal

US president questions how Jews can vote for Democrats when party backs Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib.Gary Willig, 20/08/2019 22:54
'Allowing congresswomen entry was without PM’s blessing'

'Allowing congresswomen entry was without PM’s blessing'

Foreign Minister says that Israel’s Ambassador to the US did not consult anyone when he said congresswomen could visitMarcy Oster, JTA, 20/08/2019 08:06