We looked inside some of the tweets by @sofiaquintero and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
Did you know that in the early 00s, I published three feminist hip-hop novels that are now being re-released as audiobooks? Got a cover and a pub date for EXPLICIT CONTENT which is about a female rhyme duo that become rivals when a shady record label comes between them. 6/18
Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship: Open to undocumented students for grad school (application deadline Nov. 1, 2019). https://mydocumentedlife.org/2019/04/10/2020-paul-daisy-soros-fellowship-open-to-undocumented-students-for-graduate-school/ …
Today would have been Kalief Browder’s 26th birthday. He spent 1,120 days in Rikers despite never being convicted of a crime because he couldn't afford bail. Without the predatory cash bail system, Kalief and so many others would still be with us today #EndCashBail #SayHisName
People charged with murder are usually denied bail off the bat. White Mississippi Cop Charged With Killing Black Mistress: ‘He Just Basically Didn’t Want His Wife to Find Out’ https://atlantablackstar.com/2019/05/23/white-mississippi-cop-charged-with-killing-black-mistress-he-just-basically-didnt-want-his-wife-to-find-out/ … via @atlblackstar #SayHerName # DominiqueClayton
This is an excellent weekend to watch @stefonbristol's #SeeYouYesterday as you wait (im)patiently for @netflix to drop #WhenTheySeeUs. Give both all the clicks. Signed by an unapologetic criticona who believes we have to support quality media and not everything out of loyalty.
I spent the past year creating a workbook for community accountability facilitators with my friend Shira Hassan. The workbook is available for pre-order today: http://www.usprisonculture.com/blog/2019/05/22/pre-order-fumbling-towards-repair/ …
Liyah doesn’t have to be deported& further punished for surviving abuse. Gov @GavinNewsom can protect survivors, grant a pardon and stop her deportation! #FreeLiyah #SurvivedandPunished #MeToo #BlackLivesMatter Join nearly 31,000 and sign the petition: http://bit.ly/FreeLiyah
Know a young person looking for a paid internship this summer. Great opportunity to work with the amazing @BlkGrlInc. You have to submit, like, tah-day! Details here. https://www.facebook.com/job_opening/2265787990125638/?source=post&hc_location=ufi …
The story you know is the lie they told you. 30 years ago. Tonight. Always. @WhenTheySeeUs, the real story of The Central Park 5 told by the falsely imprisoned men themselves, debuts on @Netflix next Friday, May 31.
Writers! Something I’ve found successful you can duplicate... Once or twice a year I host a dinner for three women directors who each bring a greenlighting producer or exec as their guest. Super informal. Fun. & leads to work. #WGAStaffingBoost
What a fantastic idea! #DirectHERBoost