Embarrassing: Ilhan Omar’s Hometown Paper Stands Against Her
Discussion posted by: David McNamara
Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar has long since worn out her welcome with the rest of America, but it looks like her hometown newspaper has had enough of her act, too. The freshman congresswoman is best known for making light of the 9/11 attacks, obvious, unapologetic anti-Semitism and a bizarre personal life that features allegations of criminal and ethical violations as well as a loose — to put it charitably — interpretation of the idea of marriage. And for the editorial board of the Minneapolis-based Star Tribune, it’s time the lighting-rod “squad” member left the stage.