Posts Tagged ‘ Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ’

Why AOC decided to pick sides in 2020 election | TheHill

In endorsing Sanders, AOC demonstrates true leadership, moving the hearts and minds of people to where they should be.

Sanders’s multiracial coalition of teachers, Walmart workers and Amazon warehouse workers, alone among the candidates, points toward a new direction for the Democratic Party. As Karp wrote: “This is just what is required to challenge the power of the ultrarich: a politics that does not treat lower-income voters as a kind of passive supplement for professional liberals, but one that can put the new working class itself at the center of the action.” This is the choice AOC just made, a choice to center the working class. 

Source: Why AOC decided to pick sides in 2020 election | TheHill

The Misogyny of Climate Deniers | The New Republic

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg (Kirsty Wigglesworth/AFP/Getty Images)

Why do right-wing men hate Greta Thunberg and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez so much? Researchers have some troubling answers to that question.

Source: The Misogyny of Climate Deniers | The New Republic

When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez met Greta Thunberg: ‘Hope is contagious’ | Environment | The Guardian

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Greta Thunberg. Photograph: Stephen Voss, Anna Schori/The Guardian

Source: When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez met Greta Thunberg: ‘Hope is contagious’ | Environment | The Guardian

A Message From the Future With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

What if we actually pulled off a Green New Deal? What would the future look like? The Intercept presents a film narrated by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

Source: A Message From the Future With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez