In a Fox News interview that aired Thursday, Palin blasted Ocasio-Cortez for her recent criticisms of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and his state’s controversial law banning abortions after six weeks of pregnancy.
She took specific aim at Ocasio-Cortez’s use of the gender-neutral term “menstruating persons,” proclaiming, “She is such a fake feminist that she would bring up an issue like this and try to use it to make some kind of political point ― that’s not equality, right?”
Ocasio-Cortez previously explained that the term “menstruating persons,” which drew the ire of many conservatives online, includes transgender and nonbinary people who still have their periods.
Still, she didn’t seem too vexed by the criticism. Shortly before noon on Thursday, she tweeted a short video explaining that Palin would…