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Alexandria Ocasio Cortez

  1. alexandria ocasio-cortez
    Republicans Are the Worst Fashion PoliceA conservative reporter tried to call out Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for… owning a jacket.
  2. the ratio
    Here Are the Best Responses to That Tweet About Alexandria Ocasio-CortezEddie Scarry’s tweet about her clothing got him a lot of well earned scorn on Twitter.
  3. hot shot
    Your Cool New Congresswomen Are Already Hanging OutIt’s okay to say #squadgoals without irony about this Instagram.
  4. the body politic
    The New Face of Power Is Taking ShapeWhile the midterms were a step forward, the fight for true representation wages on.
  5. the cut on tuesdays
    How Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Became a Political SuperstarThis week’s episode of The Cut on Tuesdays podcast.
  6. 2018 midterms
    Pelosi Hints at Retirement, But Not Until Trump’s GoneThe long-standing Democratic leader is addressing opposition to her among House candidates by calling herself “transitional.”
  7. democratic primaries
    In Delaware, It’s the Year of White Male Centrist Career Politician Tom CarperA lot of observers smelled an upset brewing in Delaware, but Sen. Tom Carper overwhelmed his progressive challenger with money and a personal touch.
  8. primaries 2018
    The Stunning Moment When Ayanna Pressley Realized She Won Her PrimaryHer surprising win will likely make her the first black congresswoman from Massachusetts.
  9. 2018 midterms
    Bernie Sanders Won His Vermont PrimaryIn one of four primary races across the country, Bernie Sanders secured his place on the November ballot.
  10. Are Democratic Voters Abandoning Capitalism for Socialism?Many Democrats find positive feelings toward socialism compatible with fondness toward small business and free enterprise. So do many millennials.
  11. Ayanna Pressley Wants to Shake the Democratic Party AgainOn the heels of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s tectonic win, a Massachusetts primary tests the limits of insurgency.
  12. Former MMA Fighter Changes the Democratic Narrative in KansasThe national buzz in the Third District was about progressive darling Brent Welder. But Sharice Davids, a Native American woman, flipped the script.
  13. Can Leftism Win in the Midwest? Abdul El-Sayed’s Campaign May Give Us an Answer.The Michigan gubernatorial candidate is radical, uncompromising, and policy-minded. If he pulls off an upset, he may change the Democratic Party.
  14. There’s Still No Evidence That the ‘Radical Left’ Is Helping TrumpCentrists lamented Ocasio-Cortez’s win as a political disaster for Democrats. But since her victory, the party’s poll numbers have steadily improved.
  15. The ‘Democratic Extremism’ Narrative Distracts Attention From GOP ExtremismRepublicans and the MSM have their varying reasons for ignoring Trump-era GOP extremism and exaggerating ideological conflict in the Democratic Party.
  16. politics
    Conservative Writer Horrified by Talk of Child Education at Ocasio-Cortez Event“They talk about education for your kids, healthcare for your kids… It’s easy to fall into that trap and say, ‘My kids deserve this.’”
  17. sexism
    GOP Representative Slams Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a ‘Girl … Or Whatever She Is’Monday afternoon, Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter to tell DeSantis exactly who she is.
  18. It’s Hard to Imagine an Endorsement More Useless Than the One Crowley Just GotWhether Crowley wants to back Ocasio-Cortez or challenge her in November, he couldn’t be happy with Joe Lieberman’s support for a third-party bid.
  19. Ocasio-Cortez’s Upset Over Crowley Seemed to End Amicably. Now They’re Feuding.The Democratic nominee says the congressman is mounting a third-party run against her. He says there’s no ethical way to get his name off the ballot.
  20. local politics
    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wins Primary in a District She’s Not Running In“I am honored that so many Bronxites are excited about our campaign,” she tweeted after hearing the news.
  21. encounter
    Knocking on Doors With Julia Salazar, the Next DSA Candidate Hoping for an UpsetLike Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Salazar is a 20-something Latina Democratic Socialists of America member taking on a centrist Boomer Democrat.
  22. Ocasio-Cortez’s Socialism Can Work in the Midwest — With a RebrandTammy Duckworth is right that phrases like “Abolish ICE” won’t play in many white rural areas. But “socialist” economic policy can.
  23. 2018 election
    Critic Tries to Discredit Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for … Living in a HouseYou got her!
  24. families belong together
    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Speaks Out Against Injustice at Immigration Protest“We have to understand that injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”
  25. recommendations
    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Uses This Contour PaletteFirst her lipstick, now this.
  26. 2018 election
    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Trump Can’t ‘Deal With a Girl From the Bronx’Here she is talking about democratic socialism with Stephen Colbert.
  27. Ocasio-Cortez Not Only Beat Crowley — She Beat Old-School New York PoliticsThe congressman had the backing of a powerful political machine. In a climate of anger, it didn’t help him at all.
  28. Ocasio-Cortez Proved That ‘Identity Politics’ Is an Asset for BerniecratsSocialists just put Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in Congress by exploiting the Democratic base’s hunger for more diverse representation.
  29. politics
    Why Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Victory Is a Big DealAnd why we’re so excited for her win.
  30. what lipstick is that
    Here’s the Lipstick Congressional Candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Was WearingYou asked, she answered.
  31. A Good Primary Night for ProgressivesLefties, Democratic women, and Donald J. Trump could all claim some victories in the June 26 primaries in six states.
  32. politics
    Here’s the Moment Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Realized She WonShe pulled off a massive upset in New York’s 14th Congressional District.
  33. politics
    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Ousts Top House Democrat Joe Crowley in Stunning UpsetThe young progressive’s win over the fourth-ranking House Democrat is sending shock waves through Washington, like Eric Cantor’s 2014 primary loss.
  34. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Ousts Top House Democrat Joe Crowley in Stunning UpsetThe young progressive’s win over the fourth-ranking House Democrat is sending shock waves through Washington, like Eric Cantor’s 2014 primary loss.
  35. New York House Races Headline June 26 State PrimariesCompetitive House races in New York and gubernatorial contests in Colorado, Maryland, Oklahoma, and South Carolina are on the playbill for June 26.
  36. The 28-Year-Old Progressive Hoping to Unseat One of the Top House DemocratsIf Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez dethrones longtime Congressman Joe Crowley on Tuesday, it will jolt the Establishment in New York, and Washington.
  37. politics
    Meet the 28-Year-Old at the Center of One of This Year’s Most Exciting PrimariesThe Cut talks to the Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Bronx-born socialist congressional candidate before she faces off against Joe Crowley in the polls.