Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

No Justice, No Peace: Yitzhak Rabin’s legacy under fire after AOC pullout

A congresswoman's cancellation engenders questions about the fallen Israeli leader's reputation as a peacemaker • Avraham Burg: "We always fight about whose past is more right”

By MIKE WAGENHEIM / THE MEDIA LINE
21/10/2020
Are Democratic Socialists driving Jewish voters away?

Trump has been aided in his quest to win Jewish votes by strong assists from the rising power of the Democratic Socialist faction in the Democratic Party.

By BRADLEY HONAN , ELISABETH ZECHE
12/10/2020
US REP. Keith Ellison speaks during the first session at the Democratic National Convention in Phila
Ellison, first Muslim elected to Congress, to speak at Rabin memorial

The participation of Ellison has added significance because Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez withdrew her commitment last week to attend the event.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
03/10/2020
US REP. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez introduces Sen. Bernie Sanders at a campaign rally before the New H
AOC's decision to withdraw from Rabin memorial is 'fake justice'

Her decision does not advance justice or peace. It prevents it.

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY, arrives as Postmaster General Louis DeJoy testifies during the
Zionist activists 'troubled' by Ocasio-Cortez withdrawal from Rabin event

"We are deeply troubled that you have decided to pull out of an event honoring the life and legacy of former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate."

AOC considering withdrawal from event memorializing Rabin

Kane later quoted a source as saying that that the invitation to Ocasio-Cortez was not framed as a memorial, but as a review of the Oslo peace process.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA , JERUSALEM POST STAFF
28/09/2020
Democrats at crossroads as Squad sweeps to victory - analysis

The Republican Jewish Coalition said “the national Democrat Party’s lurch to the Left in recent years has been extremely troubling."

AOC says Republican colleague called her profane, sexist slur

"In front of reporters, Representative Yoho called me, and I quote, 'a f**king b***h,'" Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said on the House floor.

By REUTERS
23/07/2020
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
AOC comes under verbal assault, subjected to obscene language - report

The verbal stand-off, between Cortez and Rep. Ted Yoho from Florida, took place against the backdrop of AOC's recent remarks about crime in New York

U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) speaks to members of the media
AOC celebrates reaching rank of Silver III in 'League of Legends'

An outspoken fan of the game, moving up the ladder as a full-time congresswoman during an election year is no easy feat.

20/07/2020
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