Rep. AOC Condemns Attack On Israel By Hamas Forces, Urges Ceasefire, De-Escalation

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STATEMENT: Rep. Ocasio-Cortez on Violence in Israel

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14) released a statement on the violence in Israel.

“Today is devastating for all those seeking a lasting peace and respect for human rights in Israel and Palestine.

“I condemn Hamas’ attack in the strongest possible terms. No child and family should ever endure this kind of violence and fear, and this violence will not solve the ongoing oppression and occupation in the region.

“An immediate ceasefire and de-escalation is urgently needed to save lives.”

Banner Image: Dome of the Rock.  Image Credit – Raimond Klavins



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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

In January of 2019, Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez was sworn-in as the youngest woman and youngest Latina ever to serve in Congress. Her first piece of legislation was the Green New Deal resolution, which envisions a 10-year national mobilization, akin to FDR’s New Deal, that would put millions to work in good-paying, union jobs repairing the nation’s infrastructure, reducing air and water pollution, and fighting the intertwined economic, social, racial and climate crises crippling the country.

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  • Avatar hgmjk says:

    This is what the uproar is about? by the way the media spun it you’d think she was saying that terrorism is OK.

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