On Tuesday, Missouri Democratic Rep Cori Bush, a member of the “Squad” (Democratic Reps. Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, Ayanna Pressley, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and Jamaal Bowman), members of which have continually voiced their hostility toward the state of Israel, taunted the Jewish state after the ice cream company Ben & Jerry’s announced they would no longer sell ice cream in the Biblical areas of Judea and Samaria.
Bush gleefully tweeted, “I know where I’m getting my ice cream today. Who’s coming with?”
I know where I’m getting my ice cream today. Who’s coming with? https://t.co/IyD1Bb05RP
— Cori Bush (@CoriBush) July 19, 2021
Ben & Jerry’s issued a statement on Monday that read:
We believe it is inconsistent with our values for Ben & Jerry’s ice cream to be sold in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT). We also hear and recognize the concerns shared with us by our fans and trusted partners.
We have a longstanding partnership with our licensee, who manufactures Ben & Jerry’s ice cream