Rashida Tlaib censured by House for ‘from the river to the sea’ chant

WASHINGTON (JTA) — The US House of Representatives censured Michigan Rep. Rashida Tlaib, the Palestinian American Democrat, for her rhetoric in the wake of Hamas’ Oct. 7 invasion of Israel, including using the term “from the river to the sea.” The 234-188 vote late Tuesday night saw 22 Democrats vote to censure Tlaib, and […]

Republicans propose resolution to censure Rashida Tlaib

Georgia Republicans Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene and Congressman Rich McCormick proposed resolutions to censure Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) for, what they claim, advancing antisemitic rhetoric, sympathizing with the Hamas terror organization, and spreading false narratives. Tlaib is frequently at the center of similar accusations, having been sharply castigated earlier this month by Israeli-Jewish author […]

Rashida Tlaib accuses Israel of “war crimes” and “ethnic cleansing” in

Detroit-area congresswoman Rashida Tlaib posted a statement on X (formerly Twitter) on Friday night accusing the Israeli government of “war crimes” and “ethnic cleansing” in Gaza and calling for an immediate ceasefire. The statement did not condemn any actions by Hamas or other Palestinian actors at war with the State of Israel.  Tlaib, a […]