AOC’s brother slams ‘leftist ranters’ after his sister and accused her of being a hypocrite

Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez’s brother went after ‘leftists ranters’ who known as out his sister and accused her of being a hypocrite after her ‘TAX THE RICH’ costume look on the $35,000-a-head Met Gala. 

On Monday evening, the leftwing firebrand made headlines by carrying a customized white robe with the phrases ‘TAX THE RICH’ emblazoned throughout it, designed by Brother Vellies.

Gabriel Ocasio-Cortez, who works in actual property, went on a indignant Instagram rant himself whereas defending his congresswoman sister’s daring style assertion. 

‘She went with no intention to rub elbows, which is why each different politician goes,

‘She wore a assertion costume in regards to the ultra-rich not paying their fair proportion proper in entrance of their faces. 

‘Would you like she attempt to put on the identical costume exterior McDonald’s in an try and solicit the identical response? Genuinely curious,’ he mentioned.

Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez's brother defended his sister on a social media rant, calling out  'leftists ranters' who accused her of being a hypocrite after her 'TAX THE RICH' dress.

Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez’s brother defended his sister on a social media rant, calling out  ‘leftists ranters’ who accused her of being a hypocrite after her ‘TAX THE RICH’ costume. 

Gabriel Ocasio-Cortez went on a angry Instagram rant himself while defending his congresswoman sister's bold fashion statement

Gabriel went on to call critics of AOC 'f****** corny,' and accused them of criticizing his sister without even knowing 'who their congressperson is.'

Gabriel Ocasio-Cortez went on a indignant Instagram rant himself whereas defending his congresswoman sister’s daring style assertion. Gabriel went on to name critics of AOC ‘f****** corny,’ and accused them of criticizing his sister with out even realizing ‘who their congressperson is.’

AOC poses in her 'Tax The Rich' dress while movie star Megan Fox waits behind her. AOC attended the event with designer Aurora James in what she claims was a political protest

AOC poses in her ‘Tax The Rich’ costume whereas film star Megan Fox waits behind her. AOC attended the occasion with designer Aurora James in what she claims was a political protest 

AOC said she'd been invited to the event as an elected official. DailyMail.com can reveal the Met Museum comped her ticket and Bill de Blasio's

AOC mentioned she’d been invited to the occasion as an elected official. DailyMail.com can reveal the Met Museum comped her ticket and Bill de Blasio’s

Gabriel went on to name critics of AOC’s Met Gala look ‘f****** corny,’ and accused them of criticizing his sister with out even realizing ‘who their congressperson is.’

‘Y’all love to speak shit about somebody who walks the stroll

‘I believe it’s totally fascinating what number of ‘leftists’ are saying ‘how may she go someplace so costly?!’ as if she paid for it herself or with public {dollars}. 

‘Meanwhile, y’all are the identical heaux that cry out ‘republicans all the time stick collectively, we have to copy that vitality.’

‘Even if it isn’t your cup of tea with regards to political messaging, sitting in your unwashed sheets along with your d*** in your hand commenting ‘healthcare plz’ is f****** lame.’

He then dared the ‘ranters’ to comply with by means of with their social media activism and discover a real-life platform to showcase it.  

‘Why do not you make a assertion greater than this so you may present us all ‘the way it’s finished’? I’m ready,’ he concluded. 

Backlash towards AOC remained giant on twitter, as customers continued to convey up the irony in her message and the platform that she used to ship it.  

Andray Domise, a author and associate in black information community Rezistans Nwa, additionally identified that the gala was going down simply yards from the place the NYPD had been arresting ‘defund the police’ protesters – a trigger that AOC has beforehand supported.

‘Police had been creasing folks’s heads exterior whilst you and your mates had been nibbling watermelon tarts with smoked yuzu soy on panipuri crackers,’ he mentioned 

Greg Price, a author for the Daily Caller, added: ‘AOC grew up in a rich suburb, went to 1 of the costliest schools in America, makes a six determine wage, drives a Tesla, lives above a entire meals, and is at the moment at an occasion that prices extra to attend than America’s common private earnings.’

Actor and comic Michael Rappaport additionally weighed in. He shared a image of AOC in a costume becoming session and captioned it: ‘Custom TAX THE RICH costume whereas on the most elitist occasion on the earth. 

‘Will quickly be wealthy with a ginormous manufacturing deal from someplace & finished with Politics, assure it. 

‘Stop treating ANY of these folks like celebrities they’re public servants that work for US.’ 

Gabriel also defended his sister's designer, Aurora James, praising the fact that her brand, Brother Veilles, is a Black, woman-owned, sustainable business

Gabriel additionally defended his sister’s designer, Aurora James, praising the truth that her model, Brother Veilles, is a Black, woman-owned, sustainable enterprise

Gabriel dared the 'leftist ranters' to follow through with their social media activism and find a real-life platform to showcase it. 'Why don't you make a statement bigger than this so you can show us all 'how it's done'? I'm waiting,' he said on Instagram

Gabriel dared the ‘leftist ranters’ to comply with by means of with their social media activism and discover a real-life platform to showcase it. ‘Why do not you make a assertion greater than this so you may present us all ‘the way it’s finished’? I’m ready,’ he mentioned on Instagram 

Gabriel additionally defended his sister’s designer, Aurora James, praising the truth that her model, Brother Veilles, is a Black, woman-owned, sustainable enterprise. 

AOC additionally addressed ‘haters’ who criticized her Met gala daring style assertion and branded her a hypocrite. She mentioned that she was invited as one of New York’s elected officers in cost of ‘overseeing and supporting town’s cultural establishments for the general public.’ 

‘By ‘the wealthy’, do you imply the sort of individuals who may afford the stuff bought on the web site of the designer who designed your costume & invited you to the Met Gala?,’ tweeted an person. 

Another Twitter person jumped to AOC’s protection, stating that her costume had truly initiated a dialog on the difficulty. 

‘She obtained you consideration within the donated designer costume, and invitation. I’d say she’s fairly good,’ they wrote. 

The Democrat firebrand attended Tuesday evening’s star-studded occasion as friends of the museum, in accordance with Met Museum spokeswoman Nancy Chilton.

Ocasio-Cortez’s boyfriend, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, his spouse and son additionally took free tickets price whole of $175K, that would have been bought to help the museum.  

The $35,000 ticket proceeds go to the Met’s Costume Institute, one of the one departments that does not obtain authorities funding, to helps its exhibitions, acquisitions, and capital enhancements.

AOC didn’t purchase her personal ticket however thriller stays over who paid for the politicians, after it was revealed that occasion organizer Conde Nast didn’t cowl the price of the tickets.  

AOC with her boyfriend Riley Roberts (far right), her dress designer Aurora James and Benjamin Bronfman (far left), James' partner who is the heir to Seagrams Company Ltd. The group was pictured leaving at midnight. AOC claimed she'd been 'invited' as an elected official. DailyMail.com can reveal she was a guest of the Met Museum

AOC with her boyfriend Riley Roberts (far proper), her costume designer Aurora James and Benjamin Bronfman (far left), James’ associate who’s the inheritor to Seagrams Company Ltd. The group was pictured leaving at midnight. AOC claimed she’d been ‘invited’ as an elected official. DailyMail.com can reveal she was a visitor of the Met Museum

Before the gala, AOC got ready at The Carlyle hotel on the Upper East Side. She was escorted to a chauffer-driven car, with someone carrying the train of her dress, and she waved to screaming fans as she left the hotel

Before the gala, AOC got ready at The Carlyle hotel on the Upper East Side. She was escorted to a chauffer-driven car, with someone carrying the train of her dress, and she waved to screaming fans as she left the hotel

Before the gala, AOC obtained prepared at The Carlyle resort on the Upper East Side, the place rooms price upwards of $1,000-a-night. She was escorted to a chauffer-driven automobile, with somebody carrying the prepare of her costume, and she waved to screaming followers as she left the resort