…on Al Jazeera English. He speaks to Al Jazeera’s Shihab Rattansi about the Israeli offensive in Gaza “and why he feels so few US politicians understand the Middle East.”
Ellison represents Minnesota’s Fifth District in Congress. I wrote about him here in a series of posts titled “Who is Keith Ellison” from his nomination by the Democratic Party at the Fifth District convention in May 2006, to the Democratic primary in September 2006 and through his election to Congress in 2006. We have provided several updates on Ellison since his election to Congress as well.
I summarized what I had learned about Ellison in the course of the “Who is Keith Ellison?” series of Power Line posts just prior to his election to Congress in the Weekly Standard article “Louis Farrakhan’s first congressman” and in the companion Power Line post with “Keith Ellinson for dummies.” It would now be more accurate to characterize Ellison as CAIR’s first Congressman.
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