Ayanna Pressley

Ilhan Omar

They Said “Send Her Back” to Ilhan Omar. So Nancy Pelosi Went With Her.

Omar and Pelosi traveled to Ghana together, using the occasion to make nice — and throw a jab at Trump.
Morgan Baskin
The Squad

A Trump-Loving Gun Store Is Now Targeting the Squad

A campaign by a North Carolina gun shop includes a billboard and bumper stickers with a biblical theme
Trone Dowd
Ilhan Omar

"We Are Not Frightened:" Ilhan Omar Gets Hero's Welcome In Minnesota

"Welcome home Ilhan!" supporters chanted at the Minneapolis airport.
Tim Marcin

Trump Rallies Have a Brand-New Racist Chant: "Send Her Back"

The MAGA faithful are delighting in Trump's attacks on four women of color in Congress.
Emma Ockerman

You Can Now Join 'The Squad' With This Shirt

"The Squad has never just been four people," read an email blast announcing the new merch.
Leila Ettachfini
trump tweets

Trump's Approval Among Republicans Went Up After His Racist Tweets

The country as a whole thinks they're awful, but his approval ratings in his own party went up this week.
Tim Marcin
The Squad

Trump Is Now Calling “The Squad” “Pro Terrorist” in Yet Another Racist Tweet

It's day three of Trump's ongoing attack on congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Ayanna Pressley and Rashida Tlaib.
Tim Marcin
trump tweets

Trump is Tripling Down on His Racist Tweets Against "The Squad." Republicans Are Silent.

"You cannot accept that we don't fear you," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez replied to Trump's racist tirade.
Tim Marcin
government shutdown

Progressive Freshman Lawmakers to Vote No on Spending Bill That Would Fund ICE

Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, Ilhan Omar, and Rashida Tlaib will vote against a bipartisan bill because it increases funding to the Department of Homeland Security.
Marie Solis
Incoming Congress

Why Everyone's Obsessed with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Instagram Stories

Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is teaching Americans about the inner-workings of our government on social media.
Marie Solis

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just became the youngest woman ever elected to Congress

At just 29, democratic socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez became the youngest woman ever elected to Congress Tuesday night.
Carter Sherman
Views My Own

All the Good Democrats Can Do If They Stop Voting for Old White People

The party's establishment looks clueless and doomed. That might not be a bad thing.
Matt Taylor