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But she also said that social media has become a "public health threat" leading to "further isolation, depression, anxiety, addiction and escapism". Although she's still using Facebook to get supporters and raise money for her campaign, Okasio Cotts says her personal account on the site has been suspended.
Okasio-Cotes is still active on other social media platforms, posting new content on Twitter on Monday morning, and the Instagram account is normal, but the last update is on March 31. (Okasio Cotes manages posts on Twitter and Instagram himself.)
In a podcast, Occasio Kortz said she was trying to minimize the use of social media.
This is not the first time that Occasio Cotts has attacked social media. In January, the congresswoman from New York called Facebook, Google andMicrosoft"Secretly support" those who deny climate change.