Linda Sarsour

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Linda Sarsour
Linda Sarsour speaking at a panel discussion
Sarsour in May 2016
Born1980 (age 38–39)
ResidenceBay Ridge, Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
Alma materKingsborough Community College
Brooklyn College
OccupationActivist, media commentator
Known forCo-chair of the 2017 Women's March

Linda Sarsour (born 1980[1]) is an American political activist and former executive director of the Arab American Association of New York.

Sarsour gained national attention for her advocacy on behalf of American Muslims and as a co-chair of the 2017 Women's March.

Sarsour spoke as a strong supporter for U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders during the 2016 presidential campaign.[2]

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  1. Mitter, Siddhartha (May 9, 2015). "Linda Sarsour's rising profile reflects new generation of Muslim activists". Al Jazeera America. Al Jazeera America. Retrieved January 7, 2018.
  2. Anti-Israel Activist Linda Sarsour Tweets Out That Bernie Sanders ‘Changed Her Life’

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