MetroFocus: September 23, 2021

MetroFocus | September 23, 2021

“THE AOC GENERATION”: THE TAX THE RICH DRESS IS MORE THAN A FASHION STATEMENT. IT’S “HOW MILLENIALS ARE SEIZING POWER AND REWRITING THE RULES OF AMERICAN POLITICS”

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Aka “AOC”, is the youngest woman ever to be elected to Congress. She is the most visible representative of a resurgent, largely young and very passionate, Progressive Movement. and she’s arguably the most famous politician in the country after the President. but who is she? who are the people who catapulted her unlikely victory into cultural stardom? How did they do it and why? Tonight David Freedlander, Contributor to Politico and New York Magazine, and the author of “The AOC Generation: How Millenials Are Seizing Power And Rewriting The Rules Of American Politics” reveals all.