Most people know Amal Clooney as famous actor George Clooney’s wife, but she is much more than that. Born in Lebanon and raised in London, Clooney attended Oxford and NYU School of Law. She was a law clerk for future SCOTUS Justice Sonya Sotomayor. And she is now an internationally-recognized international human rights attorney with a very distinguished career.
Amal Clooney views on the “Presumptive Republican Nominee Donald Trump”
“If you actually look at what he specifically says in that now infamous speech about Muslims, he kept saying, ‘They only want jihad; they don’t believe in our way of life; they don’t respect our system.’ And when he says ‘they’ … And, you know, you watch the media coverage afterwards and people should’ve been saying, ‘Do you mean the 1.5 billion people around the world who fit that description? Do you mean the people who are U.S. citizens, who are members of your military, the vast majority of whom are not extremist or violent in any way?”
“He has a really high negative rating. I don’t think he’s going to get much of the women’s vote as a result of that.”