Tweet your thobe

Thursday, January 3, 2019 - 12:00am

2019_0103_03.mp3

 

Palestinian American representative Rashida Tlaib was also sworn into Congress. Wearing a thobe. That's a traditional Palestinian robe. Palestinian women are sharing their own thobes on social media. Author Susan Muaddi Darraj is credited with starting #TweetYourThobe. She speaks with host Marco Werman about the Palestinian dresses and what it’s like to see Tlaib sworn in while wearing one.