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May 18 2021
President Biden and Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib engaged in a tense, roughly eight-minute conversation on the airport tarmac Detroit after Biden's arrival there Monday.
Tlaib refused to say what she and the president discussed, but at one point Biden patted the congresswoman’s shoulder. Later, during a speech in Dearborn, he lavishly complimented her.Fox News (Online News)
Nov 30 2023
MSNBC announced on Thursday that it is canceling the show of outspoken journalist Mehdi Hasan as part of a weekend program overhaul, sparking backlash among supporters of the tough interviewer known lately for challenging the mainstream media’s coverage of Gaza.
Network President Rashida Jones announced to staff in a memo Thursday morning that Hasan, whose program “The Mehdi Hasan ShowHuffPost
Nov 06 2023
'From the river to the sea:' What to know about the pro-Palestine slogan that's roiling American politics right now
"From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free."
At pro-Palestine protests and in activist spaces, it's a rather common refrain, referring to the entirety of the land from the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea — land that includes Israel, the occupied West Bank, and Gaza.
But some Israelis and Jewish people argue that the phrase has a far more sinister meaning — and RepInsider
Nov 01 2023
The House could vote as soon as Wednesday to censure Reps. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA), and expel Rep. George Santos (R-NY). It's now been a week since Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) was selected for the role, with much to be done in the House. As the House considers priorities such as funding Ukraine and Israel, as well as such resolutions, Fox News' Chad PergramTownhall
Oct 29 2023
Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn called on her colleagues in Congress to condemn those who make inflammatory statements about Palestine, citing a recent comment by one GOP lawmaker who told Fox News that Palestine was going to get “eviscerated” and “turned into a parking lot.”
Omar, along with other members of the progressive “Squad,” have come under fire for their criticism of Israel, with RepSemafor
Nov 30 2020
Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib raised eyebrows Sunday after she retweeted a message with a phrase that’s associated with calling for an end to the state of Israel.
“Rashida Tlaib RT's out the same message that got Marc Lamont Hill canned from CNN,” StopAntisemitism.org tweeted. “From the River to the Sea, Palestine will be Free - code for eradicating the State of Israel and its millionsTownhall
Feb 16 2020
Romulus — U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib joined airline catering workers who work for Delta Airlines on Friday to protest "poverty wages and unaffordable healthcare."
Tlaib locked arms with eight airline workers who sat blocking traffic at Detroit Metropolitan Airport while nearly 100 union members with Unite Here rallied outside Delta's McNamara Terminal departures. The protesters held signsDetroit News
Nov 07 2023
Democrat Pushes Censure Of GOP’s Brian Mast For Comparing ‘Palestinian Civilians’ To ‘Nazi Civilians’
A congressional Democrat is pushing to formally censure Rep. Brian Mast (R-Fla.) after he made comments last week comparing “Palestinian civilians” to “Nazi civilians” and saying “there are very few innocent Palestinian citizens,” drawing criticism from Democrats — after Republicans sought to censure Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) for her comments on Israel.
Rep. Sara Jacobs (D-Calif.)Forbes
Oct 28 2023
Rep. Bob Good, R-Va., says Democratic Party must disavow members with sympathies for Hamas unequivocally, arguing that those expressing support for the terrorist organization are, by their actions and words, aligning with anti-Semitic sentiments. "The Democrat Party as a whole needs to unequivocally call out and condemn their own members who are Hamas sympathizers," Good told Newsmax TV's "Newsmax (News)
May 10 2023
On Tuesday, Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) sabotaged efforts by Congresswoman Rashia Tlaib (D-Mich.) to host an anti-Israel event at the U.S. Capitol, featuring anti-Semitic rhetoric by pro-Palestine groups. According to the New York Post, Tlaib originally planned to host at least nine anti-Israel groups for an event titled “Nakba 75 and the Palestinian People,” which would beAmerican Greatness