Linda Sarsour

Activist Linda Sarsour speaks while people participate a protest called March for Racial Justice in

Linda Sarsour leaves Twitter over backlash from IDF tweet

The Palestinian-American activist announced that she would be leaving Twitter for a few days after facing backlash for promoting a tweet about the IDF Surfside rescue mission.

After disavowing Sarsour, Biden reaffirms vow to work with Arab Americans

The call comes a week after the Biden campaign affirmed its rejection of BDS and asserted that Sarsour has no role in the campaign.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
25/08/2020

Despite progressive gains, Democrats stick to pro-Israel playbook

“If Linda Sarsour is the face of the Democrat Party, ” the Republican Jewish Coalition said, “then the Democrat Party has truly become the party of antisemitism and too toxic for American Jews.”

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
20/08/2020

Biden's campaign disavows Linda Sarsour's claim to speak for Democrats

“The Democratic Party is not perfect, but it is absolutely our party [at] this moment,” Sarsour said at the National Democratic Convention on Monday.

Democratic US congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib before Election Day in Michigan, 2018.

Tlaib slammed for not mentioning Jews in Holocaust Remembrance Day tweet

US Democratic Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, who has faced accusation of antisemitism and is known as a fierce critic of Israel, was strongly criticized for the tweet.

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) participates in a House Financial Services Committee hearing with Facebook

Rashida Tlaib slammed online for T-shirt that erases Israel from the map

Tlaib was wearing the shirt, which depicts the whole of Israel as Palestine, while promoting Linda Sarsour's new book.

Thousands demand Congress stop support for 'antisemitic' CAIR

Over 9,000 Americans have signed a petition calling on 120 members who recently wrote letters of support to CAIR to renounce their backing, arguing that they cannot also be against racism.

U.S. Reps Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) hold a news conference after Democrats in the U

Ilhan Omar: Deal of the Century is theft, erasure

"This political stunt gets us no closer to peace or justice. As a member of Congress, I consider it a non-starter," tweeted Tlaib.

How the Women’s March made itself irrelevant

There are plenty of reasons why I — and many other feminists — question the relevancy of the 2020 Women’s March that have nothing to do with antisemitism or anti-Zionism.

By EMILY SHIRE/JTA
18/01/2020
Muslim American activist Linda Sarsour prepares to perform "Maghrib" sunset prayers

'Elle' Magazine slammed for including Linda Sarsour in top 20 people list

In a statement, CAMERA slammed the inclusion of Sarsour on the list, and accused Elle's editors of publishing a piece without thoroughly vetting it.

23/12/2019
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