“Sole Palestinian American in US Congress defends her criticism of Israel’s actions in Gaza and urges lawmakers to call for ceasefire.”
Aren’t US elected representatives supposed to speak up and fight for what they think is just? The people trying to silence her are vile and un-American.
How about this? “From the Mississippi to the seas, no free speech in Congress.” How can democracy function without tolerating opposing points of view?
“State Department staffers offered a blistering critique of the Biden administration’s handling of the Israel-Hamas war in a dissent memo obtained by POLITICO, arguing that, among other things, the U.S. should be willing to publicly criticize the Israelis.”