Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Protesters ‘Woke’ America Up

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Protesters ‘Woke’ America Up

like police budgets, for example, and why they’re so much bigger than budgets for education or housing. Gallery

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She also says the very fact so many citizens protested for weeks on end — and continue to do so to this day — has put the spotlight on questions that otherwise might’ve been swept under the rug … Gallery

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Gallery telling us voting is crucial, but someone’s gotta give people a reason to hit the voting booths before election day too. AOC is in awe over the nationwide protests … And, she says, protesters who spread the word on social media did their part, too. folks who pounded the pavement. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says our country has finally opened its eyes to racism and police brutality, and all the credit goes to one group … saying anyone who was actually taken aback by what’s been going on for YEARS obviously comes from privilege — but it’s great they’re finally awakened. 6/30/2020 6:59 AM PT

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Rep. AOC ends strong … The congresswoman also gave mega props to protesters on the ground, because she says it was THEY who controlled the narrative.