Designated terrorist group CAIR today called on the FBI to investigate an online threat to shoot Mustafa, who announced her candidacy for Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District earlier this month.
Post Bulletin The threat was posted two days ago as a comment on a YouTube video from last year featuring Mustafa. The comment stated (grammatical errors maintained): “tell regina she is lower then a jewishh wh**** used tampon she will be shot…”
Mustafa has filed a report with the Rochester Police Department.
“In the light of national events, what this past weekend (in Charlottesville, Va.) has showed us is that we must take the threats very seriously,” she said today, adding that she’s no stranger to receiving hate mail and “borderline” threats through her work with the Community Interfaith Dialogue on Islam.
While expressing gratitude to the local authorities and Hamas-linked CAIR for responding to the threat, it “does nothing but propel me forward.