Ilhan Omar calls out fellow Democrats for criticizing her as new controversy flares

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Rep. Ilhan Omar is forcefully denouncing “harassment & silencing” from her own Democratic colleagues after a dozen of them issued a late-night statement criticizing her for comparing war crimes committed by the U.S. and Israel to Hamas and the Taliban.

In a tweet early Thursday morning, the Minnesota Democrat called her fellow House Democrats’ reaction “shameful” and said the group of critics failed to call her before releasing their statement. One person close to

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