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Trump Fires Off Dangerous Tweet Attacking Ilhan Omar And It Has Already Caused Threats Against The Lawmaker


Donald Trump fired off a dangerous tweet on Wednesday falsely accusing Democratic U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar of partying on the anniversary of 9/11 which has also sparked his supporters to send off threats.

Trump retweeted the lie, which includes a video of the Minnesota Congresswoman dancing at a Congressional Black Caucus event on Sept. 13. The original video had been posted by progressive activist Adam Green, but was co-opted and repurposed by a Trump supporter.

Green, the co-founder of the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, tweeted the original video below:

Trump retweeted Terrence Williams, who posted the video of Omar while claiming that it took place on September 11.

Here’s how the tweet looked before the offending tweet was deleted by the Trump-supporting troll:

Outraged Twitter users decided to call Trump out for trying to spread falsehoods:

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