Omar makes controversial Israel allegiance remark


Controversial freshman Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (R) has once again stirred the anti-Semitic pot and appears to have possibly reaffirmed her seemingly anti-Israel position.

Rep. Omar tweeted that she “should not be expected to have allegiance/pledge support to a foreign country in order to serve my country in Congress or serve on committee. That foreign country in question is Israel.

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Omar was responding to fellow congressional Democrat, Rep. Nita Lowrey of New York, who called out Omar continuing to “mischaracterize support for Israel” and urged her to “retract” her statement and “engage in further dialogue with the Jewish community.”

Here is the entire Twitter exchange between the two Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives.

Veteran Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D) piled on, saying that Omar “hurtful comments continue.”

Rep. Omar,who contends that she is not anti-Semitic or anti-Israel, rather someone who promotes fairness, has a past that brings all this into question. Omar’s past, and probably current support for Palestine, as well as her history of making apparent anti-Israel remarks, have marred her short term in office.

Here are just a couple examples of Omar’s questionable past:

Javier Manjarres is a nationally renowned award-winning South Florida-based political journalist owns Diverse New Media, Corp. which publishes,,, and He enjoys traveling, playing soccer, mixed martial arts, weight-lifting, swimming and biking. He ran as a Republican in the 2018 congressional primary race in Florida's CD 22. Javier is also a political consultant, and has also authored "BROWN PEOPLE," which is a book about Hispanic Politics. Learn more at Email him at