2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates Defend Ilhan Omar


USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer is quoted in this HuffPost article about statements made by Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, and Elizabeth Warren in defense of Congresswoman Ilhan Omar as she faces Islamophobic, sexist attacks from Republicans.

The Democratic base is shifting and changing and the leadership is struggling to continue to balance leading the party through that division. This is a good example of that.