Politico reported that Belen Sisa made the comment as part of a discussion in a Facebook thread in which she said that she supports Rep. Ilhan Omar in the Minnesota Democrat questioning "the political influence in this country that says it is OK to push for allegiance to a foreign country". Her comments struck many, including some of her Democratic colleagues, as anti-Semitic tropes, including that suggestion that Jews might have dual allegiances, to their home country and Israel or some other entity.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo slammed Congressional Democrats Friday for their increased use of anti-Israeli and anti-Semitic rhetoric; saying he "worries" that the trend could "undermine" the "religious freedom of every human being".
A spokeswoman for Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign has apologized after asking whether the "American-Jewish community has a dual allegiance to the state of Israel" - a comment condemned by Jewish leaders as anti-Semitic. However, we are concerned not merely with the harsh consequences of those words, but with the obsessive hatred that produced them, and the ultimate objective for which they were enunciated - to erode American support for the State of Israel, the miracle that symbolizes Jewish history and Jewish aspirations. "Issues of allegiance and loyalty to one's country come with painful history".
Elon Musk's defense of his Tesla tweet will get SEC response
The move is created to increase Tesla's vehicle transportation capacity and cut delivery times. "I want to be clear", Musk said . Hence, it is expected to be bigger -and priced in higher than the Model 3 , which is the cheapest auto in the Tesla series.
Police investigating suspected child battery at home of Tyreek Hill
He received three years of probation and, as part of his plea deal, agreed to attend a 52-week batterer intervention course. According to that video, the first police report is dated March 5 and said child abuse and neglect as the criminal act.
Steam Link Anywhere lets you play your PC games wherever you like
A beta update to Steam Link rolled out earlier this morning, adding support for " Steam Link Anywhere ". Valve is launching the Steam Link Anywhere feature, which allows you to stream games away from home.
Omar, over the course of a few weeks of being confronted over several statements, has apologized and defended herself.
"Ilhan Omar went from being a Somalian refugee to a fearless Congresswoman on the hill, and has demonstrated that she is willing to learn", she continued. But Hunegs said Omar didn't care.
Spokesman for the National Conference on Jewish Affairs (NCJA) Rabbi Aryeh Spero organized a "sit-in" protest at the office of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Thursday, calling for the censure of Omar and blasting Pelosi for her reluctance to do so.