Hussam Ayloush is a senior official on the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and, as a representative of District 60 of California, was a delegate to the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. His Twitter and Facebook pages state that “for over 14 years, I have been a fundraiser and activist for many Democratic Party campaigns. I have also helped register thousands of new voters. I work for a national civil liberties organization (CAIR-CA).”
The subject of support for Israel used to be one of those issues on which the Democrats and Republicans largely agreed. That is no longer the case. Three prominent Democratic women – Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib – have been very publicly critical of the Jewish state. Does it mean that overall Democrat… Read more »
The political environment two weeks before national elections turned potentially explosive as several outspoken critics of the president were targeted by mail bombs. Investigators are working hard to discover the source but in a bizarre twist, all of the packages bore the same return address: a prominent Democratic leader.
Last week, conservative political pundit Ben Shapiro challenged Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, ,the 28-year-old Democratic Congressional candidate, to a debate. The challenge was so important to Shapiro that he offered to donate $10,000 to her campaign or a charity of her choice. Ocasio-Cortez refused to debate Shapiro and thus began a battle royale on social media.
Three weeks ago, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez stunned the Democratic Party, with her ousting of Joe Crowley, a multiple-term senior Democratic New York Congressman. A self-confessed socialist, she previously expressed strong opinions on the Israel-Palestine conflict – but when asked to clarify her position fell someway short of a coherent answer. Was this her “Aleppo” moment? Socialist… Read more »
Gonzo documentarian Ami Horowitz asks young Democrats if statements are from the Democratic Party platform or Communist Manifesto and stumps almost every one of them, showing that Democrats can’t tell the difference between their own party and the political movement that oppressed and murdered tens of millions of people.