Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Responds to Mosque Shootings: ‘What Good Are Your Thoughts and Prayers’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) responded to the mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand on Friday by questioning the “thoughts and prayers” often expressed in sympathy with victims. “At 1st I thought of saying, ‘Imagine being told your house of faith isn’t safe anymore.’,” she tweeted. “But I couldn’t say ‘imagine.’ Because of Charleston. Pittsburgh. Sutherland Springs. “What good are your thoughts & prayers when they don’t even keep the pews safe?” she concluded. At 1st I thought of saying, “Imagine being told your house of faith isn’t…

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