Attention citizens: cauliflower is racist. Now you know.
Former bartender and professional nincompoop Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., (the “D” is for ‘dumb a**) explained in drool-inducing and gray matter eviscerating Instagram video Sunday that a “core component” of her Green New Deal legislation is ending “colonial” attitudes that dominate community gardens.
“What I love too is growing plants that are culturally familiar to the community. It’s so important,” said the spewer of ‘word salad’ while exploring a Bronx community garden.
“So that’s really how you do it right. That is such a core component of the Green New Deal is having all of these projects make sense in a cultural context, and it’s an area that we get the most pushback on because people say, ‘Why do you need to do that? That’s too hard,’” Ocasio-Cortez said in another Instagram video of her walking the streets of New York after leaving the community garden.
“But when you really think about it — when someone says that it’s ‘too hard’ to do a green space that grows Yucca instead of, I don’t know, cauliflower or something — what you’re doing is that you’re taking a colonial approach to environmentalism, and that is why a lot of communities of color get resistant to certain environmentalist movements because they come with the colonial lens on them,” Ocasio-Cortez said.
The Chicks on the Right covered AOC’s comments on Thursday’s show. Click below to check it out.