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Donald Trump is under fire for posting an inflammatory video of Rep. Ilhan Omar‘s (D-MI) recent remarks about discrimination against American Muslims in the wake of the 9/11 attacks, but the controversy has brought renewed scrutiny of another former Democrat’s remarks about the tragedy. During a March 23, 2019 speech at the CAIR-LA 4th Annual Valley Banquet, Rep. Omar spoke about the discrimination and violence that Muslims in America and elsewhere have faced, and remarked that “CAIR was founded after 9/11 because they recognized that some people did something, and that all of us were starting to lose access to our civil liberties.” Trump’s video isolated the remark, and interspersed it with clips of the attacks in progress. Since then, he has faced criticism for “willfully endangering” the life of Rep. Omar, although he was just one of several Republicans to launch inflammatory attacks against her. But the Continue reading "Watch: Trump Joked with Howard Stern About Putting Statue of Melania at Ground Zero on 1st Anniversary of 9/11"