READ: Rep. Ilhan Omar Tweets ‘I Am Where I Belong, at the People’s House and You’re Just Gonna Have to Deal!’

Bam.

Many thought President Donald Trump’s racism had reached a new low with tweets urging four Democratic congresswomen of color to “go back” to where they came from.

But at a North Carolina rally Wednesday night, the president and his supporters proved they still had greater depths to sink to. When Trump unleashed a slew of lies about Somalian-American Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN), the crowd broke into a chant that disturbed Americans across the country.

The crowd bellowed:

“Send her back! Send her back! Send her back!”

Congresswoman Omar, however, doesn’t intend to cower to the rallying cries of racists.

She responded with a quote from Maya Angelou’s seminal poem Still I Rise

…Before making it clear that she won’t be going anywhere.

https://twitter.com/IlhanMN/status/1151684131056754688

Omar’s supporters praised her strength and resolve in the face of bigotry.

https://twitter.com/ilenes57/status/1151685561360347136

Many Democratic lawmakers spoke out against Trump’s eagerness to enable racists.

 

Even some of Trump’s most prominent supporters—albeit weakly—criticized Trump for allowing the chant.

Even Fox & Friends wouldn’t endorse it.

With Trump so emboldened, it looks like the 2020 election may be even uglier than 2016.

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