Ocasio-Cortez blasts critics after comparing US detention to concentration camps

After receiving some backlash for her denouncement of the Trump administration’s immigration policy, U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., hit back at critics across the aisle.

If you’re enjoying Scope News, please click here to support journalism without an agenda.

She had previously likened U.S. detention facilities to “concentration camps,” a comparison she defended with some explanation.

“For the shrieking Republicans who don’t know the difference: concentration camps are not the same as death camps. Concentration camps are considered by experts as ‘the mass detention of civilians without trail.’ And that’s exactly what this administration is doing.”


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s