Dem Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez attempted to smear Republicans – she ended up embarrassing herself.
She ran to CNN to claim some elected Republicans were engaging in “stochastic terrorism.”
This came after Rep. Ilhan Omar was removed from the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., slammed Republicans for engaging in “stochastic terrorism” after Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., was removed from the House Foreign Affairs Committee over what Republicans have described as antisemitic and anti-American comments.
Ocasio-Cortez blamed the move on Republicans’ alleged racism and misogyny, and went on CNN Thursday night to air all of her grievances after the House decided along party lines to expel Omar from the committee.
During the interview, Ocasio-Cortez said it was “uncomfortable” working with Republicans who engage in “stochastic terrorism.”
The definition she gave for “stochastic terrorism” was “an incitement of violence using digital means and large platforms so that individual themselves may not be the one that is wielding a weapon.”
VIDEO (partial transcript below)
From the video above:
“I think it is uncomfortable serving with people who engage in what many experts deem stochastic terrorism. Which is the incitement of violence in a uh, which is an incitement of violence using digital means and large platforms so that individual themselves may not be the one that is wielding a weapon.”
This is not the definition of “stochastic terrorism.”
the public demonization of a person or group resulting in the incitement of a violent act, which is statistically probable but whose specifics cannot be predicted.
Stochastic terrorism is a specific type of extremist violence that occurs when an environment has “othered” a population or individual to a significant enough extent that results in subsequent violence against them, Eric K. Ward, senior advisor to the Western States Center, told Insider.
AOC will say anything to smear Republicans.
Author: ProTrumpNews Staff
Source: The Gateway Pundit: LOL: AOC Blames GOP For “Stochastic Terrorism” – But Gives The Wrong Definition (VIDEO)