Congresswoman Ilhan Omar: “I know what it feels like to experience injustice in ways that many of my colleagues don’t”

Top Community Leaders Slam Rep. Ilhan Omar for Claiming Jewish Colleagues Not ‘Equally Engaging in Seeking Justice’
by Benjamin Kerstein
June 30, 2021

Top US Jewish leaders criticized as “disgraceful” comments made by Minnesota Democratic Congresswoman Ilhan Omar on Wednesday, in which she said that Jewish and other members of Congress who had condemned her equation of Israel to Hamas were not “equally engaging in seeking justice.”…Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO of the Anti-Defamation League, commented, “To accuse Jewish members of not being involved in ‘justice’ is ignorant of their records, and especially offensive when it’s an effort to distract from your own antisemitic statements.” READ MORE

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