Rep. Omar's Tweet Identifying Herself Triggers Criticism

Posted on AllSides February 26th, 2020
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Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., posted six ways in which she identifies herself, none of which included being a U.S. citizen, one of the candidates trying to defeat her in the November elections noted.

Republican Dalia al-Aqidi, gave a short reply on Twittter, stating "I am an American," Fox News reported Wednesday.

Omar had sent a Twitter message earlier this week in which she describes herself as "Hijabi, Muslim, Black, Foreign born, Refugee, Somali," adding "Easily triggering conservatives, Right wing bloggers, anti Muslim bigots, tinfoil conspiracy theorists, birthers, pay me a...

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