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Representative Ilhan Omar might finally realize she ought to be glad she’s now an American citizen.
The mere accusation of marital infidelity could have resulted in her being stoned to death in her old country, and news reports have raised the strong possibility the Representative is engaged in an affair with a colleague.
In the US, there will be a case heard in court, where her testimony counts equally as with a man’s, where the punishment isn’t death by stoning, where she actually has a chance of being found innocent by a jury of her peers (which could include women).
However, I don’t expect to see Omar wrapping herself in the US flag any time soon . . .Published in