Lipstick Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wore Sells Out

Frederick Owens
July 4, 2018

Indeed, it's true just one year ago the 28-year-old woman, who will nearly surely become the youngest woman ever elected to Congress, was working as a bartender. Claiming that the NY congressional candidate had lied about her past as being one which saw her grow up in the Bronx, Cardillo attempted to discredit Ocasio-Cortez by saying that she had also lied about her alma mater.

Ocasio-Cortez has drawn particular attention for her embrace of democratic socialism, which she said means to her that "in a modern, moral and wealthy society, no American should be too poor to live".

Ocasio-Cortez returned to the Bronx after graduating college and spent her time there community organizing and working in eduction. It'll take a minute.

He would not directly answer a question from CNN's Chris Cuomo about whether her win marked a shift in the Democratic party last week.

Ocasio-Cortez now resides in the same Bronx neighborhood, Parkchester, where she lived prior to moving to Westchester County.

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Her victory-and that of Ben Jealous for the Democratic nomination for governor of Maryland, as well as down-ballot candidates like Summer Lee and Sara Innamorato this past spring-also put the lie to the mainstream media's charge that the insurgency begun by Sanders was "flailing", unable to translate his popularity into victories in the primaries.

Per the Daily Mail, Ocasio-Cortez never hid her suburban life, and in fact directly addressed the dichotomy between her "two worlds". Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) 2016 presidential campaign, have won primaries for federal-level legislative seats, and the group has propelled dozens of candidates to victories at the state level this year. After Ocasio-Cortez beat Crowley, the Stila lipstick she wore in her debate against him sold out.

London served three terms in Congress as a member of the Socialist Party, representing New York's 12th Congressional District, from 1915-19 and 1921-23. "With all due respect, half of my district is in Queens", she said.

"It's very easy to be generous with other people's money, but be careful trying to use rightful means of theft to try to redistribute what you feel is best for society", Kirk said.

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