We looked inside some of the tweets by @aleshiasguy and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
On Juneteenth, we celebrate our capacity to make real the promise of our founding, that thing inside each of us that says America is not yet finished, that compels all of us to fight for justice and equality until this country we love more closely aligns with our highest ideals.
Outside the Oval Office, I kept a painting of a small crowd huddled around a pocketwatch, waiting for the moment the Emancipation Proclamation took effect. On Juneteenth, we celebrate the anniversary of that news - freedom - reaching slaves in Texas. And something more:
Christ, this guy. I'm fascinated by the people who believe an 8-yr-old receiving a keepsake for playing a little league season sets them up for failure as an adult. The idea itself is tremendously fucking stupid, but the people who believe it are really something.
Alabama court forces rape survivor to allow rapist to have visitation with children https://www.knoe.com/content/news/Alabama-court-forces-rape-survivor-to-allow-rapist-to-have-visitation-with-children-511195642.html …
This is why 2020 matters
Reading articles about #JohnMcCainDay. I want to set the record straight. I did not create the hashtag. People had tweeted it at me to get me to amplify it. They’re all the heroes. I’m so happy it took off. That said, I did create every other hashtag ever on twitter.
“We have what I would call a concentration camp system... a mass detention of civilians without trial.” 24 people *that we know of* have died under ICE under Trump so far, plus 6 children in other agencies since September. THREAD. Important. 1/x