‘F—ING BITCH’: U.S. Congresswoman AOC says Republican colleague her a profane slur

‘F—ING BITCH’: U.S. Congresswoman AOC says Republican colleague her a profane slur

WASHINGTON — U.S. Democratic Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Thursday repeated an accusation that her Republican colleague Ted Yoho used a profane gender-based slur towards her earlier this week in an interaction on the Capitol steps. “In front of reporters, Representative Yoho called me, and I…

Use of the word “bitch” surged after women’s suffrage

Use of the word “bitch” surged after women’s suffrage

Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) wants people to know when “bitch” became a go-to insult. “From 1915 to 1930, Madam Speaker, that word suddenly took off in usage … and you know why?” Jayapal said in a House floor speech this July. “Because in 1920, this…