Opinion

Thanks to Ilhan Omar, U.S. Jews Just Got Their Jeremy Corbyn Moment

While the Democratic Congresswoman is feted in her Twitter echo-chamber for 'standing up to the lobby' and her defenders cycle though the Corbyn 'no anti-Semitism here' canon, the most significant lesson of Omar's anti-Semitic tweets isn't about Jews or Israel at all

Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer
Then-Representative-elect Ilhan Omar, a Democrat from Minnesota, listens during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S. Nov, 30, 2018
Then-Representative-elect Ilhan Omar, a Democrat from Minnesota, listens during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S. Nov, 30, 2018Credit: Bloomberg

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