The youngest woman ever to serve in the United States Congress, American politician Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has emerged as a fierce leader in recent times. She has championed equality for all, been a vocal supporter of the LGBTQ+ community, advocated for climate change, and most recently, called out the prevalent sexism in politics and our society. 

Here are some quotes by the politician who has consistently shown why women belong in leadership positions: 

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