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Congresswoman Ilhan Omar Refuses To Condemn Female Genital Mutilation

Jeff Katz
July 24, 2019 - 3:17 pm

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) lashed out at a female audience member for asking her to condemn female genital mutilation (FGM), a common practice in Omar's home country of Somalia. 

Omar was taking questions during the Muslim Collective for Equitable Democracy event when a Muslim audience member asked her to condemn FGM.