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Women wear Palestinian Thobes to show support for newly elected Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib

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While newly elected Congresswoman, Rashida Tlaib, was being sworn into Congress today, many of Tlaib’s supporters wore Palestinian thobes to show support for Tlaib. 100’s of photos were posted to twitter using the hashtag 

Rashida Tlaib, along with Ilhan Omar, are the first muslim women elected to Congress.

While being sworn into office, Tlaib wore a Palestinian thobe and Omar wore a hijab.

Read more about Rashida Tlaib here