AOC Pretends To Be Super Puerto Rican At Listening Forum In Astoria
October 20th, 2022
Protesters disrupted part of AOC Listening Forum in Astoria, NY on Wednesday.
Here she is trying to quiet down the crowd:
First Day At Re-Education Camp pic.twitter.com/TZHbnhRWm2
— The Columbia Bugle 🇺🇸 (@ColumbiaBugle) October 20, 2022
This appears to be another example of what Sandy Cortez has described in the past as “Code Switching”
Next time you‘re told straight hair is “unprofessional” & that speaking like your parents do is “uneducated,” then you can complain about code-switching.
Code switching is a tool communities learn when they’re told their voice, appearance, & mannerisms are “unprofessional.” https://t.co/tKPTneEncO
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) April 7, 2019
In 2019 she received criticism for her accent in this speech at a conference hosted by Al Sharpton:
Here's AOC's accent when she speaks at Al Sharpton events pic.twitter.com/hH9BtCIs2S
— Rantingly.com (@rantinglydotcom) October 20, 2022