Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @AOC 4 hours ago

Going from waitressing a year ago to now carries a LOT of life-adjustments.

But 3 paychecks in has shown me how 1 of the greatest scams in US is the idea that financial struggle is due to “poor character.”

It’s a huge myth designed to keep people from empowering themselves.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @AOC 2 hours ago

And in the meantime, as we continue fighting for Medicare for All, a living wage, & more:

Unionize your workplace.
Demand a raise.
And don’t stop until you get one.
Trump asked if he could pardon himself!