Republicans fear Ilhan Omar because she’s full of potential

Republicans fear Ilhan Omar because she’s full of potential
Ilhan Omar (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – She’s full of something. So is the author of this tripe.]

Does Trump actually believe that the intelligence and capability of this American-raised and educated woman come into question because of the failings of the Somalian government she escaped? Does he think that everyone born in America has a hand in its success and everyone who was born in a ravaged country is similarly responsible for its ruin? Am I, a woman who escaped the Islamic Republic at 8, responsible for its atrocities?

No. This isn’t about America’s welfare or Omar’s qualifications. Quite the opposite: Trump and [Tucker] Carlson see Omar’s potential and are desperate to clip her wings — and the wings of every immigrant who may come into her gifts on American soil.

These men understand that the most powerful immigrants — those they see as threats — are the ones who actually took their vile instructions to heart and did everything we were asked to do.

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