“We’re organizing outside of the structures that adults work in,” the 14-year-old climate activist Alexandria Villaseñor said. “I just see how the system is broken, and it’s one of the things that needs to change.”
In Alexandria, in the Eastern Cape, eight learners from a safe house for abandoned and orphaned children were expelled from a primary school for not having birth certificates.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez'>Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gave an impassioned speech during a committee hearing in response to Republicans push-back on her climate change policy, the Green New Deal
“I believed them. I believe these women,” Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez testifies on conditions she witnessed during her visit to a border detention facility. “This is a manufactured crisis because there is no need for us to do this.”
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. “I think we have a very real risk of losing the Presidency to Donald Trump.” I agree, and that is the only reason they play the impeach card, which cannot be legally used!
[Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez] is not being bullied because she is the youngest person in Congress. People are actually holding her to task because she knows absolutely nothing and she made it to Capitol Hill. -
"I am here to acknowledge & represent the African-American girls whose stories don't make the front page of every national newspaper, whose stories don't lead on the evening news, " says Naomi Wadler, an 11-year-old from Alexandria, Va. #MarchForOurLives
First House Floor speech from Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (): “The truth of this shutdown is that it's actually not about a wall...The truth is, this shutdown is about the erosion of American democracy and the subversion of our most basic governmental norms."