Pramila Jayapal, symbol of the rise of violence against politicians in the United States

It is a chilling testimony published by the washington post : that of the Democratic deputy of the State of Washington, Pramila Jayapal, first woman of Indian origin elected, in 2016, to the Congress of Washington, the year of the election of Donald Trump at the White House.

Member of the left wing of the Democratic Party, close to the Squad [“L’Escouade”]nickname given to the group of four members of the left wing of the Democratic Party (Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar), she was quickly baptized “Anti Trump” for his positions in Congress.

Repeated threats

Today at the head of the progressive parliamentary group in the House of Representatives, she is the subject of repeated threats and is forced to live under surveillance, reports the daily of the federal capital.

The Washingtonpost recounts, hour by hour, one of the nights during which a gunman laid siege to his family home in Seattle.

On July 9, at 10:30 p.m., in the residential area of ​​Arbor Heights in the city’s west end,

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