Israel Says Rep. Tlaib Can Visit If She Doesn't Protest, She Declines
“I have decided that visiting my grandmother under these oppressive conditions stands against everything I believe in—fighting against racism, oppression and injustice.”
With Big Push From Trump, Israel Denies Entry to Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar
The Democratic members of Congress were reportedly looking to visit with Palestinian people to learn more about their lives under Israel’s harsh policies.
ICYMI: The Squad Calls Out Trump's Racism, Moves Convo Forward
Representative Ayanna Pressley: “I will always refer to him as ‘the occupant,’ as he is only occupying space. He does not embody the grace, the empathy, the compassion, the integrity that that office requires and that the American people deserve.”
House Reps of Color Respond After Trump Tells Them to 'Go Back'
Michigan Representative Rashida Tlaib: “We’re not going anywhere.”
WATCH: Rashida Tlaib on Why All Legislation Must Protect LGBTQ Rights
The new member of Congress spoke at the National LGBT Task Force’s Creating Change Conference.
A Shimmer of Political Hope From Today's Newly Sworn-In Congress
The 116th Congress includes many historic firsts and progressive women.
The Women of Color Who Made History on Election Night
So many progressive women taking office!