Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) suggests former President Ronald Reagan was a racist and claims he "pitted white working-class Americans against brown and black working-class Americans to screw over all working-class Americans" pic.twitter.com/oxM2QPRgrB— Ryan Saavedra (@RealSaavedra) March 9, 2019
, who is there, @AOC said this in the context of talking about minorities and civil rights. i.e. she didn't claim "America is 'garbage'," but she did say minorities are *treated* like garbage. That's not exactly a fringe idea. https://t.co/zGFWbIh4nk— David Martosko (@dmartosko) March 10, 2019
This is not accurate.— Ryan Saavedra (@RealSaavedra) March 10, 2019
She made the comments while answering a question about the Green New Deal, Medicare for All, and the $15 minimum wage.
Here's the full context: https://t.co/sUxG8e7dBQ https://t.co/ICzW5RqS1j