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It all has to do with that emotional moment between Clara and Bill.
Her touching address to the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth left Twitter users in tears.
Her country is facing the biggest challenge of her reign. But, as the Queen so perfectly put it: “We will succeed—and that success will belong to every one of us.”
Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, the founder of MuslimGirl.com, is making history as the first Muslim woman to run for federal office in the state of New Jersey.