Ocasio-Cortez’s political party calls for elimination of Israel in resurfaced 2017 video

Ocasio-Cortez’s political party calls for elimination of Israel in resurfaced 2017 video
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Image: Daily Mail video screen grab)

[Ed. – Give her credit for consistency. She’s consistently wrong.]

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s (D-NY) political party, the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), called for the elimination of Israel after the party’s delegates voted to adopt the anti-Semitic Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) campaign.

The incident happened on August 5, 2017, when DSA’s 697 delegates met at the University of Illinois at Chicago’s campus for DSA’s national convention.

After the delegates voted to adopt the BDS campaign, they chanted “From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free. From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free.”

Trending: As Joe Biden’s mother would say…

“The river in this formulation is the Jordan, the naturally occurring eastern border of Israel and of the West Bank; the sea is the Mediterranean to the west,” The Daily Beast reported. “Uttered by advocates of the Palestinian cause for decades, the pithy slogan very pointedly makes no place for Israel.

Continue reading →

Comments

For your convenience, you may leave commments below using Disqus. If Disqus is not appearing for you, please disable AdBlock to leave a comment.