In a speech to the Council on American-Islamic Relations, Congresswoman Ilhan Omar discussed the Islamophobia Muslims received after 9/11, as many hateful racists associated every Muslim with the attack. On Thursday, The New York Post decided to prove her point with a horrific cover associating her with the attack.
Here's Omar's full quote:
"[The Council on American-Islamic Relations] was founded after 9/11 because they recognised that some people did something, and that all of us were starting to lose access to our civil liberties."
And here's what The Post ran with: