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Fighting for social justice + America's democracy. Chillaxing w/ @rachael_scar, Carl & Willow in Santa Barbara. Paralyzed by ALS. Author of “Eyes to the Wind.”

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Joined Twitter 9/24/09


.@AdyBarkan and @BeAHeroTeam raised $4 million to defeat @senatorcollins, and now they're taking the fight to the w… https://t.co/f80XEg7hmp
Retweeted by Ady BarkanDictators of the world, unite! https://t.co/CTvLrJk46RThis can basically be the entire frame for the campaign. https://t.co/uJ7qglqhHVYou doing this for $50,000 and a year without bills? https://t.co/6JEnnaDH3z
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8/13
2020
It's wild to think about how simply demonstrating normal human behavior and deploying basic logic has become refreshing to watch.
Retweeted by Ady BarkanLet’s GO! Massachusetts, we need to turn this into VOTES. Reasons to vote for Ed Markey: 1. He is one of the stro… https://t.co/w0GxPJ8vwz
Retweeted by Ady BarkanIt felt very good to hear Biden and Harris laying out the case against Trump, and also a vision for where we go nex… https://t.co/hv8NrVrN7XMarkey up 15 over Kennedy in #MASen https://t.co/C8gOOK2K7k
Retweeted by Ady BarkanNew on the blog - @lizjaff makes the case that supporting a progressive pharmaceutical agenda and fighting against… https://t.co/KGfwjYpIGE
Retweeted by Ady BarkanOur latest polling with @BeAHeroTeam shows that progressive pharmaceutical policies are a path to victory in the ke… https://t.co/TqOHKh3THx
Retweeted by Ady BarkanWe shouldn't be afraid of a fight with greedy drug companies. Our poll with @dataprogress proves that the American… https://t.co/mBvoVyWbbX
Retweeted by Ady BarkanAnother horror show! Collins and Trump are trying to scam Maine seniors out of their Social Security! #StopSusan https://t.co/G8siMIoXLx
Retweeted by Ady BarkanDonald Trump is raiding our Social Security - and Susan Collins is complicit. Call Sen. Collins at 202-224-2523 a… https://t.co/mQ99ddAkR8
Retweeted by Ady BarkanRed Alert! According to 538, Trump has a 29% chance of winning. Exactly the same as election night 2016. To save… https://t.co/QTUWFYw6X7#StopSusan https://t.co/gMGlSH505J
Retweeted by Ady BarkanJoe Biden recently announced that he tapped @KamalaHarris as his running mate. Watch her past interview with activi… https://t.co/GlKR0wvJNx
Retweeted by Ady Barkanhttps://t.co/qG2XzDH1uJ1) Ilhan Omar just thoroughly beat back a primary challenger 2) Eliot Engel—who conspired w Republicans to lead th… https://t.co/qb6mWiBr4K
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8/12
2020
@mattyglesias Why does it matter that the police chief is Black? Is it your contention that the critiques of the ch… https://t.co/sbpT9GTSVa
Retweeted by Ady BarkanThis is some grade A bullshit. I look forward to campaigning against @CoreyinNYC in the next mayoral race.… https://t.co/aQOFafjT1T @DanLevitan @HaelinChoi II pee in the living room, usually.Next come the pitchforks and torches. https://t.co/JrbRmZVuQtThis is a blockbuster oped by Robin D. G. Kelley. https://t.co/bWvT6qSCcf"It's a Presidential Memorandum not an Executive Order!" they screeched as the country burned.
Retweeted by Ady BarkanI hope it’s Warren. I think it’s gonna be Susan Rice. https://t.co/Wr7GuOBuZC
Retweeted by Ady BarkanIt was the perfect backdrop as @AliVelshi opened the show with the nonsense of dividing Americans with the Deficit… https://t.co/eNNU2DfS5q
Retweeted by Ady Barkanwait, @washingtonpost is capitalizing White now? I think they are missing the point. https://t.co/R96pjsZ5Oc
8/11
2020
I'm counting on you. (202) 224-2523 #StopSusanHere is the number for @SenatorCollins DC office: (202) 224-2523 Call it. Tell Senator Collins to stand for Main… https://t.co/nlN5aLFW86So today, I'm going to call Senator Collins office. I'm going to demand she find her backbone and stand up for Main… https://t.co/9sW0PRrAEHI've gone to DC to hold Susan Collins accountable — hell, I took an RV from California to Maine to protest outside… https://t.co/VLIl2ud4qMShe claimed to stand for Maine women, but voted to confirm Kavanaugh. She claimed to stand for Maine workers, but t… https://t.co/0wXgKwMdHU350,000 Mainers are on Social Security. 335,000 are on Medicare. They cannot afford a cut to that program - tempora… https://t.co/ztxh03cKdpThe payroll tax directly funds Social Security and Medicare. Trump's elimination of this tax, temporary or not, i… https://t.co/pLCYWz11AR.@realDonaldTrump’s order to delay payroll taxes is a shameless stunt to try to defund Social Security and Medicare… https://t.co/2s3O5SgY0JNeedlessly keeping disabled folks in hospitals during the #COVID19 pandemic is beyond reckless, it's willfully enda… https://t.co/stBMPfmJ4M
Retweeted by Ady BarkanUnfortunately, @CareCentrix hasn't done their job for @Cal__Montgomery. And so it's up to us to demand answers, t… https://t.co/V4pvnzws5h
Retweeted by Ady BarkanMy friend, @Cal__Montgomery, is trapped in a hospital because for-profit corporation @CareCentrix won't arrange the… https://t.co/2gtDllpmxI
Retweeted by Ady BarkanBill Barr says that Trump "is an excellent executive" whose White House makes "well-vetted" decisions. He adds that… https://t.co/5BEus7d1Rl
Retweeted by Ady BarkanThis dude is ready to transition to chapter books (for story time with mom; he's not reading words yet). They're… https://t.co/KxzJlqUXgA
8/10
2020
23 postal executives have been reassigned or displaced in a new overhaul of the Postal Service. Analysts say the s… https://t.co/QbRHnxj0lz
Retweeted by Ady BarkanAs far as the eye can see down Roosevelt Avenue, excluded workers and tenants are demanding real relief. Trump an… https://t.co/qzQ2DxPJw8
Retweeted by Ady Barkan @cmclymer @lyzl Do they care about it more than college football and the NFL?This is why it was so infuriating for the media to obsess about whether Trump used a racist slur. https://t.co/Jn8Cz0ye9kSupporting the filibuster at this late stage requires senators to overlook its racist lineage, ignore the fact that… https://t.co/46pv4wt6hp
Retweeted by Ady BarkanI became a quadriplegic to inspire all of you https://t.co/2w3J7flu8c
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8/9
2020
Unorthodox opinion: I'm surprised by how little money is spent on elections. $40-75 million in Super PAC spending… https://t.co/iPhgkQoQbXLet's take a look at the actual text of these executive orders. Here's the heart of the one on evictions. As you… https://t.co/5l9HNZTVvG
Retweeted by Ady BarkanHere's how we can #SaveUSPS: ✅ $25 billion for USPS to update and digitize infrastructure ✅ Overturn the law that… https://t.co/XP4vdANOFK
Retweeted by Ady BarkanWe should have done this. https://t.co/2jKwI6pzaq
Retweeted by Ady BarkanThis is how they destroy our democracy. https://t.co/jz4fleo85ZSo I added the Imperial March to this video and I don't know if I'll ever sleep again.🔊 📹: Imgur user papemaker https://t.co/Vh7vBUDSwi
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8/8
2020
Please sign our petition with @NationalNurses demanding Congress provide the necessary PPE for healthcare workers t… https://t.co/aLKznAWWdw
Retweeted by Ady BarkanRepublicans in Congress are refusing to provide frontline nurses with life-saving PPE. I'm signing on with… https://t.co/7OSMfq2a5YConsigning millions of people to poverty because of an aesthetic preference for 12-digit numbers over 13-digit numb… https://t.co/V1n62XpbZY
Retweeted by Ady BarkanDems really need to invest in Harrison. https://t.co/Cj3iuV8NujThis is a really close election and polls close soon, so you better vote! https://t.co/13Ei1myDO6
8/7
2020
https://t.co/4nblqVCNbc #VoteTrumpOut https://t.co/53Q9seXWXnMy Day 1 priorities? Right here 👇🏾 https://t.co/B9gyrEMR8q
Retweeted by Ady BarkanWe’re at Mitch McConnell’s house in DC w/ @SPACEsInAction @IATSELocal22 @CASAinAction @LongLiveGoGo as he negotiate… https://t.co/WURiWyjfGn
Retweeted by Ady BarkanWill Donald Trump be in federal prison on January 1, 2023? https://t.co/ngqGeqJzVqDavid shared his story and has a message for Sen. Tillis: https://t.co/FEe8IhlPNI #ncpol
Retweeted by Ady BarkanThis is non-negotiable. No deal can include this atrocity. Thank you, @SenDuckworth! https://t.co/Q1OW2r60BUIf Joe Biden wants to signal his commitment to the message of the Black Lives Matter movement, he shouldn’t pick a… https://t.co/JzqAYE9occ
Retweeted by Ady BarkanBest ad of cycle. Do a version with all different kinds of people to show what we’re missing. https://t.co/vwouLcXZvE
Retweeted by Ady BarkanThis would have been the biggest scandal under previous Presidents. https://t.co/vuQstMWhVcGUPTA: "We're not quite 5% of the world's population, yet represent 20-25% of the world's infections... I mean, tha… https://t.co/dicET6YRTt
Retweeted by Ady BarkanI guess @justicedems is going to need to order a new set of #Squad shirts. Coming soon! https://t.co/99Crcun7Oi
Retweeted by Ady Barkanthis is deeply depressing https://t.co/kmHcm1VCys
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8/6
2020
I wrote this in April: "Anyone who reads my tweets probably thinks of me as full of rage at this moment, but the ma… https://t.co/9VP32DrSPd
Retweeted by Ady Barkan"@NYGovCuomo, I invite you to come to my house for dinner. This is a pandemic for everyone — not just the rich. Com… https://t.co/4Ub1NR91F1
Retweeted by Ady BarkanTried to have a conversation with my 6-year-old about defunding the police and fully investing in public institutio… https://t.co/LTFK1Vmzpa
Retweeted by Ady Barkan"Americans are tired of fighting for the affordable and accessible care we need. Our government must in turn fight… https://t.co/aGQDqCPzZi
Retweeted by Ady BarkanWe have a moral imperative to use our votes in swing states to #VoteTrumpOut. That's why I'm proud to endorse the… https://t.co/O9UIQjsWrRClosed voting booths are popping up all over DC this a.m. Why? Because the House’s HEROES Act allots $3.6B for saf… https://t.co/jXNs2GaHql
Retweeted by Ady BarkanMy first job on the hill was with @RepJohnConyers. Lacy Clay’s office was next door. I’ll never forget one of his s… https://t.co/acaMQcqHx7
Retweeted by Ady BarkanNot a great night for the health insurance industry.
Retweeted by Ady BarkanJonathan Swan spoke to that man the same way I did when I was a nanny and the kids were obviously lying to me about… https://t.co/wk3ZC8IcKC
Retweeted by Ady BarkanJonathan Swan is the new Samuel Johnson https://t.co/HnsKeTvalD
Retweeted by Ady BarkanWhich @jonathanvswan are you today? https://t.co/A347YxH380
Retweeted by Ady BarkanMarijuana is legal in 11 states and Washington D.C. Most Americans support legalization regardless of political pa… https://t.co/8uHg4VcKnX
Retweeted by Ady BarkanI wrote an op-ed for @IAStartingLine on insulin price gouging and the risk of pharmaceutical companies price gougin… https://t.co/309VnhV3Hx
Retweeted by Ady BarkanThe House passed the HEROES Act back in May. But instead of voting on it in the Senate, McConnell spent weeks on a… https://t.co/PoqQXmdQc6
Retweeted by Ady BarkanRepublicans have done everything to delay real relief for Americans during this crisis. Who pays the price of their… https://t.co/QQ6krwxD44
8/5
2020
The Trump administration is trying its best to undermine the census and our democracy. We must fight back. Complet… https://t.co/pTqqgvtEdK
8/4
2020
An undocumented immigrant who worked for years at Trump's golf resort in New Jersey and later revealed that he empl… https://t.co/y1cJRIZWxN
Retweeted by Ady BarkanHoly cow. This is how he is going to destroy our democracy. https://t.co/IcfKZwCGO7
8/3
2020
How accurate is this video, @SarahTaber_bww @pettyranch ? https://t.co/LFISKvQ2OT @sandymorris333 @bsw5020 @SteveGleason Holy moly. What is that fourth vehicle?Powerful stuff by @kdurquiza. https://t.co/n1JmUeAEc0How did Italy, France and Spain do? Average daily deaths over last week: US: 1,204 Italy: 6 France: 10 Spain: 2 https://t.co/sSfwH2CWeU
Retweeted by Ady BarkanThis is amazing and put me in such a good mood. Protestors in NOLA physically preventing landlords from entering co… https://t.co/qfgIOIGONx
Retweeted by Ady Barkan @jduffyrice hilarious that you presume a marital dispute here. @mo87mo87 Excellent analogy, actually. @jduffyrice Not surprise, tbh, that you prioritize cultural context over plain meaning. @mo87mo87 So, you're a no?How to tick tack https://t.co/1Mn8nk363f
Retweeted by Ady Barkan @HelenBrosnan Carl was having pesto rigatoni. @rachael_scar was eating guacamole with crackers. The question asked itself. @CatBreading4Evr Bold assertion! @imlpdx I agree, but what do you mean by "but" ?
8/2
2020

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