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Ilhan Omar: ‘Our History Is Built on the Oppression of Black Bodies,’ Racism Fuels ‘American Power’

Ilhan Omar: ‘Our History Is Built on the Oppression of Black Bodies,’ Racism Fuels ‘American Power’

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Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) said on Capitol Hill Thursday that people should accept that American power comes from racism and that “our history is built on the oppression of black bodies.” “From slavery to Jim Crow to redlining to mass incarceration to voter suppression, racism is part of the foundation of American power,” Omar said…

 

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