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It was just a matter of time before a subset of the men in the online left turned on the progressive movement’s most visible woman

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez campaigns on June 23, 2020 in the Bronx borough of New York City. Photo: Stephanie Keith/Getty Images


AOC and Katie Porter share the hard-earned ‘gift’ for noticing what others can’t yet see

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Why Republican candidates can’t stop themselves from using the gentlewoman from Queens in their ads

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez arrives for a hearing about mail in-voting. Photo: Tom Williams-Pool/Getty Images.


Column

They feel entitled to forgiveness in the same way they feel entitled to say and do awful things to women

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Photo: Scott Heins/Getty Images


With the August recess fast approaching, Democrats remain divided over whether to fight fire with fire

U.S. Reps Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Kathy Castor, and Donna Shalala listen as  Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi speaks.
U.S. Reps Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Kathy Castor, and Donna Shalala listen as  Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi speaks.
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The Times columnist knows the English language well. But her latest work lacks substance.

Maureen Dowd. Photo: Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images


Oversight

AOC is right: Horror stories from child detention centers show they really are concentration camps

Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

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