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Fox News’ Dagen McDowell Throws Cheap Shot at AOC: ‘Beauty Fades, Stupid is Forever’

New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) appeared on Fox News’ “Outnumbered” with Fox News correspondent, Dagen McDowell, and other panelists to discuss AOC’s “Green New Deal” and her 2020 presidential candidate endorsement. The conversation took a catty turn when McDowell took a cheap shot at the freshman congresswoman’s beauty and…

Maxine Waters, Black women, Trump, Steve Mnuchin, Trump's taxes, white fragility

VIDEO: Maxine Waters to Trump’s Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin: ‘I have the gavel. If you wish to leave you may’

Women of color in power still trigger stress for white men. Sorry, not sorry. Democrats questioned the secretary of treasury for three hours about when he will respond to requests for access to President Donald Trump’s tax returns. But Steve Mnuchin had a date with a foreign dignitary. In his haste…

AOC on Trump’s ‘Young Bartender’ Dig: ‘There is Nothing Wrong with Being a Working Person’

… Says the working American Latina Congresswoman to the elitist, rich, white administration. Trump tried to belittle Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) with a “young bartender” comment, but it only resulted in a dig at working-class people. He remarked at an NRCC fundraising dinner on Tuesday: “The Green New Deal done by…

AOC Defends Her Latina Heritage, Calls Republicans’ Obsession with Her ‘Weird’

Racism is never far from political strategy and right-wing pundits’ fear tactics. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) advocates for resolutions and laws that support working-class Americans and people of color; meanwhile, members of the GOP and their supporters continue to focus on where she’s from, the way she looks, her hair, how…