Date: July 21, 2022
“Ilhan Omar is beloved in her home district in Minneapolis, particularly among members of the sizable Somali-American community who make their home there. Yet at a recent concert performance by a popular Somali performer, Omar was called on stage and was met with a chorus of boos that reportedly lasted ten minutes. So what gives? Why are her constituents so displeased with her performance in office? The answer relates to Omar’s stance on a number of foreign policy issues that impact the Horn of Africa and about which she has been accused of siding with the worst elements of the US military industrial complex.
Jimmy and America’s comedian Kurt Metzger discuss Omar’s foreign policy track record with freelance journalist Ann Garrison.”