Who exactly is advising Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez?
Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain’s Labour Party, is a known anti-Semite, having called Hamas and Hezbollah his “friends,” laying a wreath at the cemetery where Muslim terrorists who murdered Israeli athletes in Munich in 1972 are buried, and regularly comparing Israel to Nazi Germany.
First, this Twitter exchange, yesterday:
It was an honor to share such a lovely and wide-reaching conversation with you, @jeremycorbyn!
Also honored to share a great hope in the peace, prosperity, + justice that everyday people can create when we uplift one another across class, race, + identity both at home & abroad. https://t.co/7qnz42I8du
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) February 3, 2019
And now, after much criticism, she says she “will engage with the Jewish community over concerns following her praise” of Corbyn.
So, to paraphrase Nancy Pelosi:
It looks like you have to phone a Jew-hater to find out he is a Jew-hater.
Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) praised notorious anti-Semitic Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn on Sunday following an apparent phone conversation the two far-left politicians had….
Allegations of anti-Semitism—committed by members, officials, and the leader himself—have been the running sore of Corbyn’s leftist takeover of the Labour Party ever since, and the sense of something gravely wrong has deepened with time.
The New Yorker’s report notes that Britain’s three major Jewish newspapers — The Jewish Chronicle, Jewish News, and Jewish Telegraph — each published a joint editorial slamming the Labour Party and Corbyn “because of the existential threat to Jewish life in this country that would be posed by a Jeremy Corbyn-led government.”….