Sarsour received a lot of media attention when she spoke at January’s “Women’s March” and made several tv appearances touting her supposedly feminist beliefs. Of course the networks loved her because she was a practicing Muslim who just also happened to be a feminist. How progressive! However, her radical background has been overlooked by the media.
Sarsour has defended the use of Sharia Law in the United States, multiple times, on social media over the years calling it “misunderstood” and “reasonable.” She’s even touted the law’s financial “benefits.”
But that's not all. Sarsour has vehemently gone after women who have spoken out against Sharia Law, like Brigitte Gabriel and Ayaan Hirsi Ali, saying that they deserved “an ass whooping” and “their vaginas taken away” for making “front page covers and shit.” What makes this even worse is that Ali is actually a victim of female genital mutilation.Read more at NewsBusters