Susan Sarandon lights up AOC, leads a protest outside her office: ‘We are losing hope that you will represent us’

Susan Sarandon lights up AOC, leads a protest outside her office: ‘We are losing hope that you will represent us’

Susan Sarandon lights up AOC, leads a protest outside her office: ‘We are losing hope that you will represent us’

Radically liberal actress Susan Sarandon has turned on Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her leftist “squad”, leading a protest outside the New York congresswoman’s office this week.

Sarandon leads the protest against AOC

“I’m here to tell the team, and especially the AOC, who, you know, made a lot of promises, that we still have faith in you and we would like to see if you have a better plan than ours. be able to see, please share it, “Sarandon said outside the office, according to Fox News.

“If you have a path that we do not know, share it. Because here we are losing hope that he represents us, “he added. “It is very difficult for people who are independent to be elected in the first place, and then to see that the same people who sponsored the bill are not defending it, is very discouraging.”

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Sarandon and the other protesters in the congresswoman’s office demanded that she “ask Biden to declare a pandemic public health emergency and extend Medicare to all Americans using Section 1881A of the Social Security Act,” according to event page.

Sarandon and her fellow protesters also called on Ocasio-Cortez to “use every legislative tool available to pass Medicare for All in Congress,” as well as her “large social media following, ability to get press, and celebrity. to organize direct action for Medicare. ” for all. “

Sarandon called Biden and the Democrats earlier this year

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Despite being on the left, Sarandon has never been afraid to call out Democratic lawmakers when they don’t comply. Earlier this year, he rang against President Joe Biden and other Democrats when they failed to deliver on their campaign promises to award $ 2,000 stimulus checks to Americans affected by COVID-19.

“Where are the $ 2K checks you promised?” Sarandon tweeted in February. “If voters feel like Democrats are taking the bait and changing, don’t be surprised when they don’t show up in 2022 or 2024.”

Related: Susan Sarandon Expresses Support for Democrats Challenging Pelosi After Speaker Defends Biden Against Rape Allegations

Most Hollywood stars are too afraid to speak out against powerful Democratic lawmakers in any way for fear of being blacklisted by the liberal-led entertainment industry. While we disagree with Sarandon’s policy, it is good that she had the guts to speak out against corrupt Democratic politicians.

This piece was written by James Samson on July 29, 2021. It originally appeared on LifeZette and is used with permission.

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