A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

OMAR

Sat, 14 May '22
One member of Congress's "Squad"
Thu, 3 Mar '22
Ilhan in Congress
Tue, 1 Mar '22
Actor Epps
Sat, 12 Jun '21
Actor ___ Benson Miller
Sun, 23 May '21
Muhammad's father-in-law