The ad provoked widespread outrage and the hashtag #BoycottABC quickly went viral on Twitter as the Disney-owned network faced backlash for agreeing to air the commercial.

“Know that this wasn’t an ad for young conservatives of color—that was the pretense,” Ocasio-Cortez said on Twitter Thursday night after the ad aired. “What you just watched was a love letter to the GOP’s white supremacist [b]ase.”

On Friday, the New York Democrat warned in a series of tweets that the GOP’s “hysteria” will only continue to get worse and urged progressives to “remember who we are.”

“We are fighting to guarantee healthcare in America,” said Ocasio-Cortez. “To make education and housing dignified and accessible. To save our planet. To set living wages. To establish justice at home and peace abroad.”

“And guess what: if you also believe in a free and open democratic society, where people are treated humanely and don’t die over $300 insulin or needless war, they’ll call you a communist too,” the congresswoman added. “Well, they don’t scare us or shake our focus. We are going to build a better world.”

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