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How Dare You Question My Patriotism?

A Muslim veteran’s response to Texas Rep. Molly White (R)

As a Muslim and former U.S. Marine, I am both deeply offended and disgusted by Rep. Molly White’s ignorant and bigoted comment made last Thursday, January 29th, via social media. White, a freshman Republican member of the Texas Legislature, had the audacity to write:

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