California Police Department Calls Muslim Rep. Rashida Tlaib 'Un-American' on Twitter

Nicole Rojas
Apr 30, 2019 - 5:00

The Fontana Police Department in California is facing backlash after calling a Muslim American Congresswoman “un-American” on its official Twitter account. The post, which included a link to a story about Representative Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) and her promise to shut down Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), said, “Nice knowing you! I became bulimic because I vomit every time I hear your BS. You are one of the most un-American persons I know.” The police department later deleted the tweet and posted an apology. “If anyone saw the inappropriate tweet that went out earlier, apparently someone gained access to our account,”

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