Linda Sarsour featured at Muslim Delegates Assembly at DNC
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Linda Sarsour featured at Muslim Delegates Assembly at DNC

Sarsour: “The Democratic Party is not perfect, but it is absolutely our party in this moment.”

Linda Sarsour Credit: Festival of Faiths via Wikimedia Commons.
Linda Sarsour Credit: Festival of Faiths via Wikimedia Commons.

(JNS) – Former Women’s March leader and Bernie Sanders surrogate Linda Sarsour was featured on Tuesday at the Democratic National Convention’s Muslim Delegates Assembly, despite her history of anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism, support for female genital mutilation and other bigotry.

In her address, Sarsour said, “The Democratic Party is not perfect, but it is absolutely our party in this moment.”

The Democratic National Convention did not respond to a request for comment.

Biden campaign spokesperson Andrew Bates told CNN, “Joe Biden has been a strong supporter of Israel and a vehement opponent of anti-Semitism his entire life, and he obviously condemns her views and opposes BDS, as does the Democratic platform.” PJC

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