Tagged: Rashida Tlaib

What Are Trump and Netanyahu Afraid Of? Op-Eds & Analysis
The New York Times Editorial Board

What Are Trump and Netanyahu Afraid Of?

Barring Representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib shows weakness and intolerance, not strength.

on August 22, 2019
How the Battle Over Israel and Anti-Semitism Is Fracturing American Politics Op-Eds & Analysis
Nathan Thrall, The New York Times

How the Battle Over Israel and Anti-Semitism Is Fracturing American Politics

The growing prominence of the B.D.S. movement — and the backlash to it — is widening fault lines from college campuses to Capitol Hill.

on April 3, 2019
The Democrats Have An Israel Problem — And It’s Not Ilhan Omar Op-Eds & Analysis
Jackson Diehl, The Washington Post

The Democrats Have An Israel Problem — And It’s Not Ilhan Omar

The Democratic Party has problems with Israel. But Reps. Ilhan Omar (Minn.) and Rashida Tlaib (Mich.), the new members of Congress who have attracted attention with toxic tweets and support for boycott, are not the main protagonists. They represent a minority of Americans and are isolated in the Democratic caucus.

on February 18, 2019
Ilhan Omar and the Shifting Democratic Winds on Israel and Palestine Op-Eds & Analysis
Esther Wang, The Slot (Jezebel)

Ilhan Omar and the Shifting Democratic Winds on Israel and Palestine

On Sunday night, Representative Ilhan Omar tweeted “It’s all about the Benjamins baby” in response to a statement by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy that he would “take action” against Omar as well as Representative Rashida Tlaib over their criticism of the actions of the Israeli government...

on February 13, 2019
Rashida Tlaib: The Senate’s Anti-BDS Bill Is an Unconstitutional Attack on Free Speech News & Analysis
Democracy Now!

Rashida Tlaib: The Senate’s Anti-BDS Bill Is an Unconstitutional Attack on Free Speech

A new Senate bill would allow state and local governments to boycott any U.S. companies which are engaged in a boycott against Israel.

on January 9, 2019
Thanks to Rashida Tlaib, Palestinians Finally Have a Voice in Washington Op-Eds & Analysis
Hanna Alshaikh, The Nation

Thanks to Rashida Tlaib, Palestinians Finally Have a Voice in Washington

The first Palestinian woman elected to Congress is unapologetic and proud of the community she represents.

on January 7, 2019
Women Share Photos Of Traditional Palestinian Dresses To Celebrate Rashida Tlaib’s Swearing-In News Roundup
Morgan Gstalter, The Hill

Women Share Photos Of Traditional Palestinian Dresses To Celebrate Rashida Tlaib’s Swearing-In

Women across the country are sharing photos of their traditional Palestinian gowns to celebrate the swearing-in of Rep.-elect Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.)

on January 6, 2019
Rashida Tlaib’s thobe and Ilhan Omar’s hijab are making congressional history Op-Eds & Analysis
Rebecca Jennings, Vox

Rashida Tlaib’s thobe and Ilhan Omar’s hijab are making congressional history

There’s even a hashtag: #TweetYourThobe.

on January 6, 2019
As Rashida Tlaib Is Sworn In, Palestinian-Americans Respond With #TweetYourThobe News Roundup
Karen Zraick, The New York Times

As Rashida Tlaib Is Sworn In, Palestinian-Americans Respond With #TweetYourThobe

The new congresswoman from Michigan wore a thobe, a traditional Palestinian dress with elaborate embroidery, to her swearing-in, and her supporters posted photos of themselves in their own.

on January 6, 2019
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