Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Calls Out ICE for Detaining 21 Savage


It's been 5 days since 21 Savage was introduced in by ICE, and the "Bank Account" rapper's future nonetheless stays in peril. New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made a speech Thursday calling for America to cut funding to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and adopted that up with a tweet Friday (Feb. eight) denouncing ICE and mentioning their detainment of 21 Savage.

Fox & Friends slammed AOC for her stance on immigration when a homicide was just lately carried out inside her district's traces by an MS-13 gang member, who was confirmed to be illegally in America by ICE. Their ire prompted Ocasio-Cortez to reply Twitter.

"Unlike these folks, I really care about my group," she tweeted. "This occurred throughout [from] my previous marketing campaign workplace. We’ve been monitoring this heartbreaking state of affairs and have been working with the group to heal. Meanwhile, ICE is detaining kids, political activists & 21 Savage."

Earlier within the week, Ocasio-Cortez tweeted out lyrics from 21's prolonged verse on "A Lot," the place he takes goal at America's immigration insurance policies. "The gasoline was off, so we needed to boil up the water/ Been by way of some issues so I can't think about my youngsters caught on the border/ Flint nonetheless want water/ People was harmless, couldn't get legal professionals," he rapped throughout an look on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

Check out the congresswoman's tweets highlighting 21 Savage's arrest under.