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Opal Tometi πŸ‡³πŸ‡¬πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ #BlackLivesMatter
Black feminist. social justice and human rights advocate, storyteller + social entrepreneur. 🌍 co-founder . hebrews 11:39.
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Randi Mayem Singer Aug 3
Trump's not even bothering to campaign for a second term anymore. His entire messaging is that the election will be "rigged." So he's not running against Joe Biden. He's literally running against the election. He's running against Democracy itself.
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SABC News Aug 4
Reports coming out of Zimbabwe indicate that doctors in that country are painting a very bleak picture saying there’s a shortage of health workers as the number of coronavirus cases begin to rise
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Bloomberg QuickTake Aug 4
Replying to @QuickTake
πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡Ό Zimbabwe is facing an economic crisis, with inflation of 737%, food and fuel shortages and a collapsing currency
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Bloomberg QuickTake Aug 4
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At least 60 people - including acclaimed novelist Tsitsi Dangarembga - have faced arrest for demonstrating, according to Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights
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Bloomberg QuickTake Aug 4
Zimbabwe's President said "dark forces" were undermining economic recovery as protests against economic turmoil, arrests and human rights abuses move online with
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Michael Pina Aug 4
Replying to @opalayo
Here's Opal Tometi () on the idea that NBA games are a distraction:
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Khalil A. Cumberbatch Aug 4
Old article, but still, unfortunately, very relevant given the upcoming presidential election. Black Lives Matter Co-Founder ( of ): The Immigration Challenge No One Is Talking About
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BBC News Africa Aug 4
πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡Ό Social media users across the continent have joined the campaign to condemn fears of a government crackdown against opposition politicians and journalists in Zimbabwe. The BBC's explains what is behind the campaign:
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UCT SRC Aug 4
The SRC stands with the people of Zimbabwe.
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Samhita Aug 3
!! is hosting an orientation this year with , , (in convo with moi!) and Congresswoman !! It is FREE and ONLINE plz join us:
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Bree Newsome Bass Aug 3
I don’t recall any point in the gospels where Jesus was fighting for inclusion in the empire that ultimately crucified him. Believers in Christ should be mindful of the empires & idols of our times. Just because it’s not called Babylon doesn’t mean that’s not what it is.
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New York Times Opinion Jul 30
β€œI want you to know that in the last days and hours of my life you inspired me,” wrote Representative John Lewis, who penned this essay shortly before his death on July 17. We are publishing it today, on the day of his funeral.
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Opal Tometi πŸ‡³πŸ‡¬πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ #BlackLivesMatter Aug 2
Replying to @MichaelDTubbs
Happy birthday, brother!
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Be A King Aug 2
β€œIt is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.” ~James Baldwin
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Joshua Kissi Aug 1
God is always in the details.
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BOBI WINE Aug 2
A new Uganda, a new beginning.
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Haymarket Books Aug 2
James Baldwin was born August 2, 1924 in Harlem.
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Ibram X. Kendi Aug 2
Sharing all the cuteness and love of . Thank you caretakers for sharing these images of your little ones.
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Keeanga-Yamahtta T. Jul 30
Bill Clinton is not a credible source on the history of the movement or Stokley Carmichael/Kwame Toure.
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Mary Emily O'Hara Jul 28
Exclusive: Founders are the honorees of this year's x Beacon award. Read on to see who else will be honored at the September ADCOLOR conference.
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