Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez blamed an increase in crime in New York City on people just trying to feed their families:

Too bad that’s not what’s going on:

And it’s not just in New York City:

The reality is that New York City is moving backward and that’s not going to be good for anyone:

And for her to pretend this is because of poverty is disingenuous, to say the least:

And it’s policies she supports that are contributing to this:

Can anyone say “bail reform”?

Just trying to feed a family, right AOC?

This trend is not good: