Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and several other far-left “Squad” members were escorted away from the Supreme Court building Tuesday morning by Capitol police.
Members of Congress such as Ocasio-Cortez showed up at the steps for a pro-abortion protest that blocked traffic on the hill.
After disbanding the blockage in the street, Capitol police walked Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar away:
But, as it turns out, the biggest story coming out of this event is not AOC’s apparent “arrest” but the stunt she pulled to make it seem like an arrest.
In fact, in videos of the incident, both progressive socialists can be seen with their hands behind their backs, despite no handcuffs being present. The pair appear to be attempting to dramatize the demonstration and fire up the radical left-wing grassroots.
AOC pretends she’s cuffed:
Notice, the woman next to Ocasio-Cortez is not in cuffs or keeping her hands behind her back, signaling that this was not much of an arrest, and AOC was not even required to pin her arms backward.