Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @AOC Following If by 'the Latina thing' she means I actually do the work instead of just talk about it then yeah I'm doing 'the Latina thing Unless of course she's talking about being multilingual which we know isn't a 'Latina thing It's a '21st century' thing Laura Ingraham And Guest Mock 'Anastasio' Ocasio-Cortez For Doi Laura Ingraham and a guest on her prime-time Fox News show mocked Rep yahoocom Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez O @AOC Following How dare they refuse to say their name in a wrong accent & not mangle their own family name so that I can feel more comfortable instead of look inside myself & examine why something as small as *a person's name* makes me uncomfortable in the first place?? This is an outrage! Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez* Following @AOC By the way Fox News likes to say my name incorrectly as Cortez which lI can only imagine is bc that sounds more 'stereotypically' Hispanic probably incites more anxiety' for them Pro Tip My last name is not Cortez just as theirs isn't Inara or Carl or Hann 551 PM -20 Mar 2019 Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Following @AOC My last name is Ocasio-Cortez Full stop That's my name No you can't say Cortez l've never used that in my life Cortez is referring to someone else Even if they're trying to be rude + wrong my dad's last name was Ocasio anyway His name was hyphenated too though 601 PM 20 Mar 2019 Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @AOC Following For the curious in Latinx culture children take *both* their parents' names It's not a progressive new thing It's just how some names work PR hyphenates others mark differently Your last name the families that came together to make you AOC is also fine though 619 PM-20 Mar 2019 imfemalewarrior endangered-justice-seeker Some pundits dislike it when people of color pronounce their own names correctly Getting someone’s name correct is a sign of Respect -FemaleWarrior SheThey Meme











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