Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was dubbed a hypocrite after mingling with the rich and famous at the Met Gala on Monday, September 13, while dressed in a ‘Tax the Rich’ gown and receiving a slew of lavish freebies.
The 31-year-old congresswoman, who has made headlines before, made waves online after she was photographed at the 2021 Met Gala in a white gown with the words “Tax the Rich” emblazoned across the back in large red letters. Ocasio-Cortez caused quite a stir on social media for her apparent hypocrisy, given that she has long been a vocal opponent of income equality.
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