January 8, 2019 By Anna L. Stark
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez claims she's a college graduate, having earned an undergraduate degree from Boston University. Apparently, a basic understanding of how governments are structured around the world wasn't a graduation requirement. In her recent 60 Minutes television interview, Anderson Cooper asked the newly elected House representative if her policies mirror the failed socialist regime of Venezuela.
Laughing at the question, Ms. Ocasio-Cortez replied, "Of course not. What we have in mind and what my policies most closely resemble are what we see in the U.K., in Norway, in Finland, in Sweden." Dismissing the fact that she spoke for an unknown and unidentified collective by employing the word "we" in her response, Ms. Ocasio-Cortez is in need of a remedial world civics class. Having flaunted her ignorance for the umpteenth time, Anderson Cooper failed to follow up by asking Ms. Ocasio-Cortez if she knows the difference between a parliamentary representative constitutional monarchy and a constitutional republic. It's evident her civics education is sorely lacking.............Read more
My Take - Perhaps if Ocasio-Cortez has spent more time actually studying something in college rather than dancing, which she does well, she might have known that Sweden Isn’t Socialist. This nitwit is going to be in the news constantly over the next two years, and given her district, possibly for many years. The upside? She's like Pelosi and the rest of the Democrat leadership. Gifts that keeps on giving.