Rep. Ilhan Omar (D., Minn.) defended an old tweet on CNN Thursday, denying it could be offensive to Jewish Americans.
Freshman Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D., Mich.) continued to call Sen. Marco Rubio’s (R., Fla.) bill concerning the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement against Israel “anti-First Amendment” during a podcast interview released Thursday.
Abbas Hamideh, a “Palestinian right of return” activist with a history of calling Israel a “terrorist entity,” attended a swearing-in ceremony and private dinner with Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D., Mich.).
Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) tweeted Monday a “significant [number] of Senate Democrats” support the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement against Israel.
Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib claimed Sunday that senators who support proposed foreign policy legislation act as if they “represent” a country other than the United States.
Airbnb is denying widespread reports Monday it was suspending its recently announced policy to exclude Israeli settlement homes in the West Bank from its listings, creating confusion when it appeared to release contradictory statements in English and Hebrew about the matter.
Pulitzer-Prize winning author Alice Walker endorsed an “insanely Anti-Semitic” book in a recent interview with The New York Times.