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Ilhan Omar and Ayanna Pressley danced to Lizzo’s ‘Truth Hurts’ at an event in Washington

"We couldn't celebrate #breakingconcreteceilings without jamming to my hometown girl Lizzo," Ilhan Omar wrote on Twitter.

Trump has picked his 2020 Democratic opponent, and it’s ‘the Squad’

Trump tweeted that Israel should bar Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib, two members of 'the Squad,' from visiting the country.
US President Donald Trump speaks at a "Make America Great Again" rally at Minges Coliseum in Greenville, North Carolina, on July 17, 2019.

Trump’s racist attacks on ‘the Squad’ come straight out of an authoritarian’s playbook and threaten American democracy, expert...

"Demands for loyalty are typical of authoritarian leaders, as is the language of hate and 'if you don't like it, leave,'" one expert told INSIDER.

‘We are patriots’: More than 140 African American who worked in the Obama administration write an op-ed calling for end to discrimination ...

Signatories include Valerie Jarrett, Obama's former senior adviser. It addresses local, state, and federal officials, as well as the 2020 candidates.
President Donald Trump gestures while addressing Turning Point USA's Teen Student Action Summit in Washington, DC, on July 23, 2019.

Trump bashed ‘the Squad’ and called Rashida Tlaib a ‘lunatic’ in a speech to over a thousand teenagers

"There is no way she stands for the values of the people of Michigan," Trump said of Rep. Rashida Tlaib at a Turning Point USA conference in DC.
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) pause between answering questions during a press conference at the U.S. Capitol on July 15, 2019 in Washington, DC.

Illinois GOP leaders posted a photo of 4 Democratic congresswomen and labeled it ‘The Jihad Squad’

The group's president, Mark Shaw, said in a statement over the weekend that the meme has been removed, and top state Republican leaders condemned the image.
U.S. President Trump speaks about U.S. Representative Omar at campaign rally in Greenville

Timeline of the chaotic series of events surrounding Trump’s racist tweets attacking ‘the Squad’

President Donald Trump's racist tweets directed at four progressive Democrats, who are women of color, have ignited a firestorm of criticism.
Michelle Obama held a conversation with Phoebe Robinson about her book "Becoming" at Oslo Spektrum on April 11, 2019 in Oslo, Norway.

Michelle Obama issues veiled rebuke of Trump’s racist tweets: ‘It’s not my America or your America. It’s our America.’

"What truly makes our country great is its diversity. I've seen that beauty in so many ways over the years," former First Lady Michelle Obama said.
US President Donald Trump speaks at a "Make America Great Again" rally at Minges Coliseum in Greenville, North Carolina, on July 17, 2019.

Trump says supporters who chanted ‘send her back’ are ‘incredible patriots’ just a day after disavowing the chants

"Those people in North Carolina ... Those are incredible people. Those are incredible patriots," President Donald Trump said on Friday.
President Donald Trump speaks at a 2020 campaign rally in Greenville, North Carolina, on July 17, 2019.

Trump supporters chant ‘send her back’ as the president attacks Ilhan Omar at rally in North Carolina

The chants came as Trump attacked the Minnesota lawmaker, who was among the four progressive Democrats that Trump went after in racist tweets Sunday.