• IStandWithIlhan: Bernie Sanders, George Takei, and Susan Sarandon are among thousands voicing support for the congresswoman after Trump rally attendees chanted 'send her back'

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Thousands of people used the hashtags IStandWithIlhan and IStandWithIlhanOmar after President Donald Trump's supporters chanted "Send her back" in an apparent reference to the congresswoman at a campaign rally on Wednesday.
    The chant happened in Greenville, North Carolina, when Trump said Omar "looks down with contempt on the hardworking Americans saying that ignorance is pervasive in many parts of this country."
    Bernie Sanders, George Takei, and Susan Sarandon were among people who voiced support for Omar.
    Conservative personalities, including Joe Walsh, Ben Shapiro and Fox News...
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  • Trump Slams Four Congresswomen at Rally; Crowd Chants, ‘Send Her Back!'

    Trump Slams Four Congresswomen at Rally; Crowd Chants, ‘Send Her Back!'

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Going after four Democratic congresswomen one by one, a combative President Donald Trump turned his campaign rally into an extended dissection of the liberal views of the women of color, deriding them for what he painted as extreme positions and suggesting they just get out.
    “Tonight I have a suggestion for the hate-filled extremists who are constantly trying to tear our country down,” Trump told the crowd in North Carolina, a swing state he won in 2016 and wants to claim again in 2020. “They never have anything good to say. That's why I say, ‘Hey if you don't like it, let 'em leave, let...
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  • Media react to 'send her back' chant at Trump rally

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

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