by J Michael Waller / Center for Security Policy / February 21, 2019
Most people’s worldviews are heavily influenced during their formative years. Those influences, and their roots, are important to discern among our national leaders.
The election of Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN) is often seen as a celebration of diversity: An immigrant from the wasteland of Somalia, and one of the first two Muslim women, elected to the United States Congress.
Omar personifies the Red-Green Axis: an ideological and political combination of Marxism-Leninism and Islamism.
A look at Omar’s upbringing is a key to identifying her extremism, and where she wants to take the country that took in her and her family. This article takes that look.