ICE Officials Scrutinized for Social Media Misrepresenting Muslim Rep. Ilhan Omar

Two Immigration and Customs Enforcement employees are under scrutiny for social media posts they approved or shared criticizing Democratic freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar after her comments about Israel. Omar, a Muslim of Somali descent representing Minneapolis, sparked controversy in recent weeks for statements about Israel and the pro-Israel lobbying group American Israel Public Affairs Committee. […]

House Resolution to Condemn Anti-Semitism, Anti-Muslim Discrimination, and White Supremacy

The House of Representatives is expected to vote on a resolution Thursday condemning anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim discrimination, and bigotry following Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar’s controversial comments about the role of pro-Israel activists in the U.S. government. “This is an opportunity once again to declare as strongly as possible opposition to anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim statements,” and “white supremacist […]