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Rep. Ilhan Omar’s visit sparks concern

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s visit sparks concern

Grace Farley and Dani Orloff

May 14, 2019


Filed under News

While sophomore Claire Diamond-Wheeler said she is proud of her fellow classmate Amal, who initiated the Rep. Ilhan Omar visit to Park by sending Omar a letter, she said she had mixed feelings when she heard Rep. Omar would be speaking at Park. “I'm very proud of Ilhan Omar becoming the first Muslim woman ...

Ilhan Omar contradicts herself

Ilhan Omar contradicts herself

Gabriel Kaplan

November 20, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Ilhan Omar, Congressional District Five’s promising representative-elect, failed her constituents before even taking the oath of office. As a Congresswoman, Omar’s job is to represent the people and therefore she must not speak on unfounded and erroneously based misconceptions. Unfortunately...

Opinion: Ilhan Omar, a luke-warm candidate

Opinion: Ilhan Omar, a luke-warm candidate

Gabriel Kaplan

August 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion Columns, Showcase

State Representative Ilhan Omar will be able to serve the 5th Congressional District using a national voice unlike that of any recent 5th District representative, but her past comments on Israel are concerning. Following Omar’s Democratic Primary win on August 14, the candidate is on track to beco...

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