Ocasio-Cortez told the Forward in December that she had “no plans” to visit Israel or anywhere else in the region.
They feature an illustration of “The Squad” and include the words “Send them back.”
The more Jews compare political events to the Holocaust, the more others will analogize it and dilute its meaning.
Most American Jews are critical of the Israeli occupation. So why are people condemning AOC for her support of IfNotNow which seeks to end it?
By supporting If Not Now, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shows how she largely misunderstands American Jews’ views on Israel.
During a 12-minute segment on an array of Jewish topics, Ocasio-Cortez said the Trump administration “does traffic in anti-Semitism.
All four members of “The Squad” are now co-sponsors of Omar’s resolution, though one, Ayanna Pressley, voted for an anti-BDS measure last week.
In a speech on the House floor, Rashida Tlaib condemned “the racist policies of the government and the state of Israel.”
“What we saw in North Carolina last week was almost an impromptu Nuremberg rally,” O’Rourke said.
“It is a historical smear. It is a sinful comment. It minimizes the death of six million of my Jewish brothers and sisters.”