August 1, 2020
So where's Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's apology for attacking Hawaii's beloved leper saint, grossly offending Hawaiians?
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who's never at a loss for words, seems to have let the cat get her tongue over her amazing insult to Hawaii's patron saint and most beloved figure of honor, Father Damien of Molokai. That's the 19th century Belgian priest who came the islands, learned the Hawaiian language, lived like a pauper, and spent his life caring for people with leprosy on the remote island of Molokai, before catching the disease and dying of it himself. The native Hawaiians loved him as an emblem of their Aloha spirit and honored him with a statue alongside King Kamehameha I as their state emblems inside the capitol. Not an issue for the far-left wokester congresswoman, who singled Father Damien out as a 'colonizer' and an example of 'white supremacy' on an Instagram tour of all the bad things about America: . @AOC calls the statue in the US capitol building of Father Damien, a...(Read Full Post)