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Chicago-Centric Schools & Politics, CTU, Bernie, Our Revolution, Enviro & Nuclear, Social Justice, Cultural History, Rebuilding Democracy

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Pleased @realDonaldTrump has made it even harder now to include the citizenship question on #Census2020. Drawing co… https://t.co/WfWg0Erxm8
Retweeted by arlenegloriaLOL! Ok I can't wait for an opportunity like this!
Retweeted by arlenegloriaHere’s a start: Let’s create rules treating every person humanely. Let’s reinstate aid to Central American countri… https://t.co/W2y5Qct91H
Retweeted by arlenegloriaPlanting trees is the most effective and cheapest way to fight climate change, a new study says. Swiss scientists… https://t.co/WE41vo22mZ
Retweeted by arlenegloriaWhat $92M on a Military Parade CAN buy: •920M meals for the hungry •1 year tuition for 9200 students •1 year rent f… https://t.co/pF7sr9DRBU
Retweeted by arlenegloriaBREAKING: District attorney just announced that she will NOT prosecute Marshae Jones, the Alabama woman who was ind… https://t.co/gZRcTylMdF
Retweeted by arlenegloria”Fellow-citizens; above your national, tumultuous joy, I hear the mournful wail of millions! whose chains, heavy an… https://t.co/5J7Tyzh0NZ
Retweeted by arlenegloriaInstead of giving criminal records to people who possess marijuana, maybe we should give them to the crooks on Wall… https://t.co/ZEcGeH8k1t
Retweeted by arlenegloriaWhat I saw at the border was horrifying, haunting, & sobering. Our humanity is tied and we are collectively under a… https://t.co/RXPLZEoJ2h
Retweeted by arlenegloria👇🏿👇🏾👇🏽👇🏼👇🏻 #faircontractnow https://t.co/xarOdKQqsX
Retweeted by arlenegloriaI probably spent the first 10 mos after my primary terrified, too. Each day felt like a tightrope, as if one slip w… https://t.co/4u4ARz6GtS
Retweeted by arlenegloriaJust finished watching the documentary Knock Down the House. What struck me most is @AOC’s utter terror at every tu… https://t.co/gSBjuXkOs9
Retweeted by arlenegloriaThese photos are just a glimpse into the horrors I witnessed two days ago. Please see them for yourself and join th… https://t.co/2mtboFgZLP
Retweeted by arlenegloriaOn this day in 1992, one of my heroes and inspirations Thurgood Marshall gave a speech that still resonates to this… https://t.co/FbHQAGqjij
Retweeted by arlenegloriaWhen members of Congress asked CBP if they knew about violently racist & sexually disturbing secret Facebook group… https://t.co/KXUMfTHupc
Retweeted by arlenegloriaBorder officials had known about the secret Facebook group for up to three years, according to a Homeland Security… https://t.co/gmYWFMPQGz
Retweeted by arlenegloriaFrederick Douglass knew the importance of the Declaration, which is why he used it to pen a searing indictment of s… https://t.co/0GgmARR2Qk
Retweeted by arlenegloriaLook at these photos just released by DHS OIG. No human being deserves to be treated like this. This is abuse, it’… https://t.co/jKAdzxXiRS
Retweeted by arlenegloriaHappy 4th. https://t.co/YtPCxs1swt
Retweeted by arlenegloriaCBP is trying to refute the toilet drinking story by saying their toilets have sinks. The sink in the cell we visi… https://t.co/LaAa8vz2b8
Retweeted by arlenegloriaAs I’ve said many times, EVERY time @JoeBiden opens his mouth he gets himself in trouble. It’s why this is the firs… https://t.co/0BQ3Ar9RKc
Retweeted by arlenegloriaIn Washington, DC, Trump celebrated Swamp Day by: 1.) Making July 4th an ode to himself; 2.) Diverting $2.5 milli… https://t.co/L17Su8X4Cx
Retweeted by arlenegloriaOh I see, the tanks--which were paid for and transported to DC using taxpayer funds--will be viewed mostly by donor… https://t.co/9vbpPeplYx
Retweeted by arlenegloriaMarched in a 3 mile parade with @BernieSanders yesterday and marching in 4 more parades today. Leave your ageism at the door please.
Retweeted by arlenegloriaDon’t just talk about it. Be about it. #faircontractnow https://t.co/tam6xdRxyi
Retweeted by arlenegloriaAh yes, now Newt & the GOP are resorting to calling me a liar. Who else do they call liars? - 96% of scientists wh… https://t.co/YWVHq22rqM
Retweeted by arlenegloriaAs president, I will immediately put in place a meaningful process to review asylum cases. I will release children… https://t.co/pbN1Vle2tV
Retweeted by arlenegloria“What have I, or those I represent, to do with your national independence? This Fourth of July is yours, not mine…T… https://t.co/2ASS2hG38Q
Retweeted by arlenegloriaIt was 115 degrees Fahrenheit in France last week – the highest temperature they have ever recorded. Still think… https://t.co/eAVo7ri2Qw
Retweeted by arlenegloriaI’m proud to be working with @AOC and so many other Democrats to pass Medicare for All, debt free college and a Gre… https://t.co/R6sZA7bQCz
Retweeted by arlenegloriaLiz DeCou A grandmother in Fairfield, CA arrested trying to deliver toys and books to children who were separated… https://t.co/GWzIFNWrMx
Retweeted by arlenegloriaThrough a toxic combination of malice and neglect, Donald Trump has declared war on the @StateDept. So I came up wi… https://t.co/syMlREmooB
Retweeted by arlenegloriaA Florida cop has arrested dozens of innocent people after planting drugs in their cars during traffic stops https://t.co/peWZy8BPm1
Retweeted by arlenegloriaFRIENDS DON'T LET FRIENDS WHINE ABOUT POLITICS FRIENDS WIN FIVE 1. Register five voters ASAP Buddy up, stay in tou… https://t.co/mM77fcnGTu
Retweeted by arlenegloriaFRIENDS DON'T LET FRIENDS WHINE ABOUT POLITICS Winning beats whining, here's how: Friends lead friends to registe… https://t.co/GoY7xrC9MN
Retweeted by arlenegloriaDid you know Members of Congress are NOT allowed to use official resources to participate in parades? Yet the par… https://t.co/NnOl2aU8AZ
Retweeted by arlenegloriaAmazon will pay $0 in taxes on $11,200,000,000 in profit for 2018. https://t.co/XG7zuI6YQu
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7/5
2019
Presidential 🌈🌈🌈🌈 @KamalaHarris https://t.co/QnmuZPY1qN
Retweeted by arlenegloriaWe will never stop fighting for your dignity, your humanity, and the preservation of your families #closethecamps https://t.co/eZVYcVYUuz
Retweeted by arlenegloriaThe federal minimum wage has been at $7.25 for nearly 10 years, marking the longest period of time Congress has gon… https://t.co/ZhgTMoGLTk
Retweeted by arlenegloriaThese officers felt brazen in there. While mgmt was telling us it was a “secure facility” where *members of Congres… https://t.co/MmdWi0Bs2V
Retweeted by arlenegloriaLast weeks top story was of course the continued inaction on the #ClimateEmergency at the G20 summit. But instead t… https://t.co/rxUldGCjUO
Retweeted by arlenegloria“The plunge in the average annual extent means Antarctica lost as much sea ice in four years as the Arctic lost in… https://t.co/kb7Vh9DtQC
Retweeted by arlenegloriaSlavery. It’s called slavery. https://t.co/UC4tJmmFkZ
Retweeted by arlenegloriaMore Than 140 Holocaust, genocide experts think @AOC should be allowed to call migrant detention centers "concentra… https://t.co/4yg9u6aZyB
Retweeted by arlenegloriaAs Illinois moves to legalize recreational marijuana, Chicago students caught smoking pot won't face the possibilit… https://t.co/TKStN2ccFb
Retweeted by arlenegloriaSecond Chance Job & Resource Fair https://t.co/1ySO8W9oRL
Retweeted by arlenegloriaFRIENDS DON'T LET FRIENDS WHINE ABOUT POLITICS Friends lead friends to win by registering 5 voters. REGISTER 5, st… https://t.co/oF9nuBqZhi
Retweeted by arlenegloriaFRIENDS DON'T LET FRIENDS WHINE ABOUT POLITICS Friends lead friends to win by registering 5 voters. REGISTER 5, st… https://t.co/oF9nuBqZhiThese detention centers must be shut down. Join people across the country on July 2nd (tomorrow) as we demand that… https://t.co/9ECYuSlMJr
Retweeted by arlenegloria"If you want water, just drink from a toilet." That's what border patrol told one thirsty woman we met on today's… https://t.co/SOgpCzwSBp
Retweeted by arlenegloriaThe children at these detention centers will have suffered significant harm and trauma after being in these facilit… https://t.co/oiqgN64xMW
Retweeted by arlenegloriaThis was in fact the type of toilet we saw in the cell. Except there was just one, and the sink portion was not fu… https://t.co/BpAg7jFVwD
Retweeted by arlenegloriaThere’s no rational basis for treating somebody who can afford to pay fees any differently than treating anybody wh… https://t.co/XCPsR5Bz20
Retweeted by arlenegloriaMeanwhile, one refrain we‘ve heard is that people are overcrowded in CBP concentration camps because the shelters (… https://t.co/gzrNsnjR6r
Retweeted by arlenegloriaMay I remind you that on July 25, 2018 Alderman Carrie Austin publicly declared: "I guarantee you ain't seen no gan… https://t.co/u1BvjWVrrX
Retweeted by arlenegloria"By uncritically presenting claims made by police as truths, mainstream news outlets condone and enable the scourge… https://t.co/mSBLftRf0v
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7/2
2019
Climate change is here + we’ve got a deadline: 12 years left to cut emissions in half. A #GreenNewDeal is our plan… https://t.co/Md4NFyQapd
Retweeted by arlenegloriaFRIENDS DON'T LET FRIENDS WHINE ABOUT POLITICS Winning beats whining, here's how: Friends lead friends to registe… https://t.co/GoY7xrC9MNThis is called slavery. You lease property, not people. And when people are property, they’re slaves. https://t.co/80Mtb0eZ0r
Retweeted by arlenegloriaKeep persisting, @SenatorMuth. https://t.co/7cJrXDxbLn
Retweeted by arlenegloriaA 16-year-old mother sleeps with her baby on a cement floor. A 12-year-old wakes up at night from hunger. A 5-year-… https://t.co/TMA0v7QMpc
Retweeted by arlenegloriaIn other words, Republicans who criticize my being a waitress as evidence of lacking skill can take their classism… https://t.co/Ape1NAz7zi
Retweeted by arlenegloriaSome of the most nuanced, intelligent, & grounded people I‘ve ever met weren’t at BU, MIT or Harvard events when I… https://t.co/cdiKc4Zff2
Retweeted by arlenegloriaNot that it should matter if she did it on purpose, but it’s clear what all these publications are trying to imply… https://t.co/Yax5I5s9hu
Retweeted by arlenegloria @arlenegloria @CTULocal1 @BlockClubCHI Or ... and hear me out here ... we could just ask @JeffBezos to pull out som… https://t.co/ldVoU72Fmu
Retweeted by arlenegloriaThe @CTULocal1 contract expired last night. As bargaining team member I can tell you that we have not had substanti… https://t.co/TlUldapfwf
Retweeted by arlenegloriaYou're among our heroes. #faircontractnow https://t.co/aGBngcijQh
Retweeted by arlenegloriaThe @CTULocal1 demands response from @LightforChi in talks to replace contract that expired Sunday https://t.co/2XRHBlHXAA via @SunTimes
Retweeted by arlenegloriaIf we were Oprah, we would have had dinner by now. #faircontractnow https://t.co/M4vmue7mrw
Retweeted by arlenegloriaDay 1, no contract. Come on, @chicagosmayor, can we get some movement at the table? @CTULocal1 https://t.co/KxrlnUjPkK
Retweeted by arlenegloriaOur contract expired last night. We need to win BIG wins in this contract around class size, safe staffing levels,… https://t.co/YLnkgTcG1v
Retweeted by arlenegloriaThe Chicago Teachers Union said Monday that Mayor Lori Lightfoot's chief negotiators have yet to submit a contract… https://t.co/Gl94hTXBGF
Retweeted by arlenegloriaHow would Lori Lightfoot know what’s going on at the bargaining table when she’s never been there? 🤔 https://t.co/d4ukA1Q7YE
Retweeted by arlenegloriaWe urge @chicagosmayor to actually discuss contact terms & not repeat Rahm Emmanuel, by stalling and obstructing… https://t.co/b7O5l8IIE0
Retweeted by arlenegloriaTODAY, 10:30A: Candidate Lightfoot ran on democracy and equity for our schools. Mayor Lightfoot has kept Rahm’s neg… https://t.co/GHuWtKDuSJ
Retweeted by arlenegloriaEvery single word of this is true. I am horrified by what I just saw. This should not be a partisan issue — it’s a… https://t.co/ODR1ehZgZl
Retweeted by arlenegloriaJust left the first CBP facility. The conditions are far worse than we ever could have imagined. 15 women in thei… https://t.co/SnUxCYvXVi
Retweeted by arlenegloriaDonald Trump promised during his campaign that he would take on the drug companies and lower the cost of prescripti… https://t.co/7jM4kyw098
Retweeted by arlenegloriaA father teared up telling me that his wife, 8 yr old daughter & 14 yr old son have been sleeping on concrete floor… https://t.co/CkcxFgDmu4
Retweeted by arlenegloriaWhat’s haunting is that the women I met with today told me in no uncertain terms that they would experience retribu… https://t.co/V6GBsH9zty
Retweeted by arlenegloriaJust another reason educators will join national day of action (tomorrow!) in response to the inhumane conditions i… https://t.co/o7HHqmUXmz
Retweeted by arlenegloria700 people share 4 showers at an El Paso Border Patrol detention facility https://t.co/EO0yqmnmu6
Retweeted by arlenegloria @AOC When 40% of the population has no empathy for this, and government lawyers defend this, and sociopaths work on… https://t.co/R7s5eEGVI4
Retweeted by arlenegloriaWe can't just focus on the children anymore. I met grandmothers, mothers and fathers who are suffering. This is dev… https://t.co/yQ6bOTo5Z2
Retweeted by arlenegloriaFix the roof, don't abandon the house! #NotMySOE @mrobmsu @BadassTeachersA @NAACP #PublicSchoolOurChoice https://t.co/IhdNXHftVN
Retweeted by arlenegloriaWe'll be offering free lunch this summer through our CPS LunchStop summer meals program. Beginning today through Au… https://t.co/acHeRBhCSu
Retweeted by arlenegloriaIf you are an advertiser, you really should rethink your strategy of funding this person on this network. https://t.co/pUAoZ1DDAO
Retweeted by arlenegloriaTwo more members of the Congressional Black Caucus ⁠— Reps. Bobby Rush and Frederica Wilson ⁠— are backing Kamala H… https://t.co/ByVjWu6MAl
Retweeted by arlenegloriaMaudlyne Ihejirika: CPS seventh grader Brandon Johnson scores in first acting gig: Nike’s Cubs tribute @CTULocal1https://t.co/mMMYQSnKA5
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7/1
2019
FRIENDS DON'T LET FRIENDS WHINE ABOUT POLITICS Friends Step Up 1. Register 5 voters ASAP The time to start is NOW… https://t.co/F40MD33uVKIn 2018, the company purchased the shuttered Crawford Power Generating Station site in Little Village to redevelope… https://t.co/he86kjwHDu...CPS risks a repeat of an incident at Marshall HS January. Two officersl dragged an unruly teenage girl down a fl… https://t.co/CGjnJrhAhITo nominate a school, submit an application online by Aug. 1. Applications can also be mailed to 3959 N. Lincoln Av… https://t.co/3p0yNjm2n0The law students found the CPS security guards who have received training in restorative practices are better able… https://t.co/UEMG8eC7ygDocuments obtained by @propublica show that the Walton foundation, a staunch supporter of school choice was paying… https://t.co/Aabadzghge
Retweeted by arlenegloriaWe're looking for people to join the team! Stop by our career fair on Thursday, June 27 to learn more! Pre-register… https://t.co/ePdM0imLOs
Retweeted by arlenegloria"Since 2016, school districts in San Francisco; Jacksonville, Florida; and Houston have decided to end their contra… https://t.co/bbrtSLqlTZ
Retweeted by arlenegloriaCPS contract expires in 12 days. CTU is fighting for fair pay and benefits (including health care), full staffing i… https://t.co/AoERaW0hNB
Retweeted by arlenegloriaChicago's TIF policies keep racial inequities locked into place https://t.co/6MtkgkwgVg via @crainschicago
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6/19
2019

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