J Scott Applewhite — The Associated Press

What The Islamophobic Attacks Against Congresswoman Ilhan Omar Says About America’s Complacency

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar is a Somalian refugee who left her war-torn country to seek refuge in the United States. She maximized her awarded citizenship by working her way up the power channels of government but hasn’t had a seamless adjustment to the prominent role she claimed almost three years ago.