Omar Slams Pelosi For Criticizing Her Support of ‘Bigoted’ Movement

Rep. Ilhan Omar slammed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for daring to call out the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) against Israel as “bigoted” and “dangerous.”

Omar admitted to supporting BDS after her election when her campaign told a site called ‘Muslim Girl‘ that “Ilhan believes in and supports the BDS movement, and has fought to make sure people’s right to support it isn’t criminalized.”

In a speech to the annual American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) conference, Pelosi heavily criticized the movement.

“We must also be vigilant against bigoted or dangerous ideologies masquerading as policy, and that includes BDS,” she argued.

“I simply declare – to be anti-Semitic is to be anti-American. It has no place in our country.”

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