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Muslim Minnesota Congresswoman Illham Omar delivered a powerful speech about racism in the US.

Progressive Democrat and former presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders has signed a letter threatening cuts to military aid if Israel annexes parts of the occupied West Bank.

Thanks to <em>Ocasio</em>-<em>Cortez</em>, Congress could finally hold Israel accountable

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Thanks to Ocasio-Cortez, Congress could finally hold Israel accountable

Comment: Rep. Ocasio-Cortez is showing real leadership by firmly grounding her opposition to Israeli annexation in Palestinian human and national rights, writes Josh Ruebner.

Explainer: Israel's Trump-backed annexation plan for the West Bank

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Explainer: Israel's Trump-backed annexation plan for the West Bank

Your questions about Israel's plans to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, answered.

AOC threatens Israel with aid cuts over annexation plans

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AOC threatens Israel with aid cuts over annexation plans

US Democratic Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashida Tlaib have called on Washington to ditch military ...

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Sanders, Omar, AOC call for lifting sanctions on Iran

US presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, along with congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, led dozens of lawmakers in urging the Trump administration to suspend sanctions on

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A pro-Israel PAC tried to sabotage Bernie in Iowa

Comment: Pro-Israel Democrats' attempts to detract from Bernie Sanders show how much support for Palestine has surged among progressives, writes ...

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Rashida Tlaib wears Palestinian thobe to Trump's SOTU speech

Tlaib has used her unique political platform to speak out against Donald Trump.

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Muslim US congresswomen targeted by Israeli fake news campaign

An Israel-based operation has targeted the Muslim US congresswomen by publishing over 1,000 fake news posts per week to over 1 million ...

Hugh Grant 'endorses' Labour Muslim candidate Faiza Shaheen

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Hugh Grant 'endorses' Labour Muslim candidate Faiza Shaheen

Shaheen, who comes from a Muslim home, has been compared to US Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, in her ...

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US Democrats slam White House 'endorsement' of Israeli settlements

More than 100 Democrats said the move 'endangered security' and 'damaged' the US' moral standing.

US Representative visits to occupied West Bank village

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US Representative visits to occupied West Bank village

US Democratic Representative Andy Levin visited a village in the south of the occupied West Bank, where he witnessed Israel cutting the water ...

Influential Congresswoman Ilhan Omar endorses Bernie Sanders for president

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Influential Congresswoman Ilhan Omar endorses Bernie Sanders for president

Congresswomen Ilhan Omar, alongside fellow Squad members Rashida Tliab and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, has endorsed ...

Pro-Israel lobby criticises ban on Omar-Tlaib visit

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Pro-Israel lobby criticises ban on Omar-Tlaib visit

The prominent pro-Israel lobby AIPAC said that 'every member of Congress' should have the opportunity to visit Israel.

Palestinian-American congresswoman barred from visiting grandmother in West Bank

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Palestinian-American congresswoman barred from visiting grandmother in West Bank

Palestinian-American lawmaker Rashida Tlaib was barred from leading a congressional delegation to the occupied West Bank, alongside ...

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Ilhan Omar blasts Palestine visit ban as 'chilling'

Muslim-American lawmaker Ilhan Omar slammed President Donald Trump and Israeli Premier Binyamin Netanyahu over the decision to ban her and Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib from entering Israel.

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Trump demands Israel bar Muslim congresswomen Omar and Tlaib

US President Donald Trump has urged Israel to bar two congresswomen from visiting the Jewish state in a tweet accusing the pair of anti-Semitism.

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Israel bars US lawmakers Omar, Tlaib from entry: Report

Israel's Interior Minister has reportedly barred two US congresswomen from entering Israel just days before they were due to visit the Jewish ...

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Congresswomen Tlaib, Omar 'secretly landing in Israel on Friday'

US lawmakers Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib will reportedly land in Israel ahead of schedule amid reports that Israel's leader is trying to block ...

Israeli NGO petitions to ban Ilhan Omar from Israel

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Israeli NGO petitions to ban Ilhan Omar from Israel

A petition launched by Israeli NGO Shurat Hadin, also known as the Israeli Law Centre, filed a motion to ban US Congresswomen Ilhan Omar from ...

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Ilhan Omar mocks racist trolls after trip to Ghana

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar mocks Trump's ‘send her back’ attack by posting a travel picture to Ghana with Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Criticising Israel is not anti-Semitic, says Congresswoman <em>Alexandria</em> <em>Ocasio</em>-<em>Cortez</em>

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Criticising Israel is not anti-Semitic, says Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has asserted that criticising Israel is not anti-Semitic, rather it shows a commitment to ...

US Congress votes to condemn boycott of Israel

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US Congress votes to condemn boycott of Israel

Somali-American lawmaker Ilhan Omar and Palestinian-American Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib have been outspoken in their support for BDS.

Trump demands Congresswomen he insulted apologise to US, Israel

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Trump demands Congresswomen he insulted apologise to US, Israel

US President Trump has demanded that ethnic-minority Congresswomen he insulted apologise to US and Israel for 'horrible things they have said'.

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