Embattled Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez retweeted a post from a supporter of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine Wednesday while defending fellow Democrat Ilhan Omar, reports the New York Post.
“During her defense of Rep. Ilhan Omar amid accusations of anti-Semitism, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez retweeted a post from a supporter of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, which the US has designated a terrorist organization,” writes the Post.
This is disappointing to see.
Just last week there was all this hubbub over an untrue mischaracterization that I was threatening primaries based on pro-ICE votes.
Yet there seems to be no problem at all with a zero-tolerance stance for simply asking about US foreign policy. https://t.co/YoOIPDSpbU
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) March 5, 2019
“Munayyer has a record of applauding the efforts of the PFLP, including retweeting the group’s announcement of a terror attack in Jerusalem in June 2017, according to the Jerusalem Post,” adds the author.
Read the full report at the New York Post.