AOC is the Eva Peron of American Politics
I love this analogy^^^, it's apt.
She preaches socialism while living the life of the privileged,” said Richard Manning, president of Americans for Limited Government, referencing the former first lady of Argentina who was known for dressing in designer gowns and jewels while advocating a socialist agenda.
“There is nothing wrong with spending money to make yourself look better, especially as a personality who depends upon visual mediums for her power. But it is a bad look to spend hundreds of dollars to get your hair done to make a video decrying income inequality,” Mr. Manning said.
The New York Democrat ventured into Last Tangle Salon on 19th Street Northwest last month and shelled out $80 for a haircut and $180 for lowlights, according to sources familiar with the salon. A 20% tip would have added $52 to the bill.
It was no accident that the Soviet elites in the Communist Party had dachas on the Black Sea, while the masses crowded a dozen people into two-bedroom apartments. They were able to shop in special food stores, where plenty of meat and good food were available instead of standing in line for hours to buy spoiled sausage, moldy beets, and vodka.
"All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others," read a proclamation by the pigs in Orwell's Animal Farm. This philosophy has been used for more than 100 years now to justify the lavish lifestyle of communist elites. They don't see it as hypocrisy, Ocasio-Cortez spent thousands on gas-guzzling car rentals instead of using public transportation while pushing the Green New Deal.