. urges "compassion" for an ISIS recruit "who chose violence to combat direct marginalization." No, really. She wrote that. To a judge.
. asked for a light sentence for 9 Somali men who were charged for attempting to join IS: “A long-term prison sentence for one who chose violence to combat direct marginalization is a statement that our justice system misunderstands the guilty.”
Ilhan Omar asks the judge to give an ISIS recruit a lenient sentence
Rep. Ilhan Omar wrote that “the self-declared Islamic State” (ISIS) had a "radical approach to change-making”
Rep. Ilhan Omar's main argument asking a judge for leniency on ISIS recruits is that a harsh sentence might lead them to a life of terrorism when they get out. 🤔
Rep. Ilhan Omar asks judge for compassion in ISIS recruit sentencing
Starting with her soft stance on #ISIS. In 2016, asked for leniency in the sentencing of 9 Minnesota men who attempted to join ISIS, the terrorist organization famous for filming beheadings, owning sex slaves, and trying to destroy the West. - (2)
Rep. Ilhan Omar begged a judge to go easy on an ISIS recruit. She said the terrorist was a "victim" of "systematic alienation" and "direct marginalization" who was interested in "fighting perceived injustice." In her mind, it’s always America’s fault!
Good God! Ilhan Omar, the congresswoman that Laura Loomer tried to warn up about, writes letter asking judge for "compassion" in ISIS recruit sentencing She needs to resign!
Rep. Ilhan Omar asks judge for compassion in ISIS recruit sentencing
You sought leniency for 9 men convicted of attempting to join ISIS You’re not in a position to lecture anyone about national security Or the importance of taking terrorism seriously
🚨🚨FLASHBACK🚨🚨 Rep. Ilhan Omar asks judge for compassion in ISIS recruit sentencing Omar: "[T]hough the self-declared Islamic State may soon suffer defeat, their radical approach to change-making will continue as it has throughout history."
Omar has also advocated for leniency in the sentencing of men who were convicted of trying to join ISIS: Just last week, Omar called for a senior member of the Muslim Brotherhood member to be released from prison in Egypt:
Would a Democrat reading this please explain why this was the position Congresswoman Ilhan Omar took?
How about her explanation to a judge that he should go soft on people who joined ISIS ("young men who made a consequential mistake") because, after all, these are people who merely "chose violence to combat direct marginalization"?
Context: “Rep. Ilhan Omar asks judge for compassion in ISIS recruit sentencing”
Rep. Ilhan Omar asked Judge Davis for “compassion” and a “restorative approach to justice,” concluding that “this ruling can set a precedent and has the potential to be a landmark case in addressing extremism.”
Barack Obama is a fundamentally decent American with some unfortunate ideas. The hate against him was always wrong and often unhinged. Ilhan Omar stood up in court for ISIS terrorists. She sided with ISIS over America.
“A long-term prison sentence for one who chose violence to combat direct marginalization is a statement that our justice system misunderstands the guilty.” - Ilhan Omar
It’s good for Trump that Democrats now unite around Ilhan Omar. She’s their new spokesperson. Personally I didn’t like those tweets and wouldn’t have posted them. But now Democrats in swing states have this to deal with....