It appears that former co-chairs of the Women’s March Linda Sarsour and Tamika Mallory have regained the confidence of at least some at the DNC. The Daily Beast reports both were part of Democratic events this week. And of course Republicans are seizing:
Tamika Mallory, the former co-president of the Women’s March, spoke briefly during Monday’s meeting of the Black Caucus about the importance of securing justice for Breonna Taylor, an EMT who was shot by police as they executed a no-knock warrant at her home in May…
On Tuesday, fellow former Women’s March leader Linda Sarsour, a supporter of Vermont Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders with a history of controversial statements about Israel, appeared on the livestream for the DNC’s Muslims and Allies Assembly.
Her appearance was immediately seized upon by Republicans and the Trump campaign, which circulated a clip where she said the Democratic Party “is absolutely our party.”
A reporter for Jewish Insider highlighted the Daily Beast story on Twitter: