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Shay Stewart Bouley @blackgirlinmain Great state of Maine

Chicago native exiled in Maine. Non-profit extraordinaire, ED @CCIBoston. Writer/Blogger, Race warrior,Wild woman,Yogi and Raconteur. https://t.co/6hUBm0Ak9U

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Joined Twitter 3/18/09


So many people prefer the simplicity of racist rhetoric- it’s because of the way they live, they way they eat, thei… https://t.co/lOyu70Zgrt
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyRight with you. People cannot connect the dots. https://t.co/R7BddWhLonKid is in a growth spurt, nothing fits and yet ordering clothes along with my soap, felt decadent. That said, she n… https://t.co/ryXBmoM3UH @MrsHopp126 @MoniseLSeward That's what we are doing, the weeks I am alone are rough. She leaves tomorrow.What Trump isn’t is as important as what he is https://t.co/H6kTHrwFc9 via @blackgirlinmain yesterday's postI miss donuts and adult time. It's been 26 days. @serenebabe Very raw.Again, it's first world whining, I'll own it. But having bare, short nails is my f*ck this shit moment.I cut my nails, typing with short nails is hard.Karenz With Attitude. ‘Straight Outta Zumba’. https://t.co/tPCSp5MUBB
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyIn survival mode, it's about something to put in your belly. Some of y'all are assholes.Omg SHUT UP. https://t.co/HYxns890fq
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @wendy__lawrence Yes!!I would rather just talk on the phone.The anti social teen is starting to get itchy. @kurtgraser Can we run up on em, once we are freed from our isolation pods.Happy Happy Birthday to @FeministaJones. @nicolefonsh If I can't find stamps in my house, they will have to wait.So Zoomed out.Asking me to send a check in the middle of a pandemic is really a pain. I really don't want to go to the post offic… https://t.co/pwTKY5CCUzexcept literally everyone who studied it. https://t.co/1vjfOQh6ng
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyDrive-In movies bout to be back. You thought black folks talk too much in the movies? Wait til we pull up to the dr… https://t.co/fSdybhjsRx
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley“Karen” being a slur to white women is on brand because the majority of them have to make themselves the victim no… https://t.co/lDv2OGp3fG
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @TigerSwalowtail That's where both parents need to be in agreement. We have a 50/50 arrangement. If it came down to… https://t.co/WC2RxPVMFi @OKJillWebb 💜💜💜💜I am blessed to a job today. But I know it's not a given and who knows what tomorrow will bring. If you see someo… https://t.co/jcIUQGGIsN
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @obobME @PressHerald If one parent can't work from home, it's quite problematic. @JamilahLemieux That's very much like my situation.The kid only leaves the house when it's time to shift homes. Thankfully we are cool, so this isn't additional stress for us.Which means, I don't have to leave the island, as he now shops 1x a week and gets stuff I can't get delivered or on… https://t.co/jS7dfhA6p6My coparent is @thedeaconblue, he's a medical editor/writer so he was ahead of most of us as far as this thing. Our… https://t.co/jP3jwrVNpnHow are folks with joint custody handling this moment?So let’s take this time to make one thing clear: just because we’re at home doesn’t mean EVERYONE is more available… https://t.co/1CaDYVNOyF
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley😂😂😂😂 https://t.co/T3MVRVYoASDear white folk: please read. https://t.co/0ZOHNCjMq0
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @FeministaJones 😍😍😍 @epateur Yes! @DJNoRequest They would all annoy the shit out of me.I'll stay home alone. https://t.co/cF6vgmYj7HOne of the greatest casualties, voids, of the #COVID19crisis is the relinquishing of ritual. Funerals, birthdays, w… https://t.co/LhAsZsS6iY
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyLeave it to white women to be outraged by “Karen” “because it’s a stereotype about women” while ignoring the fact t… https://t.co/Piz2nKlIeB
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyBlack folks are dying of this disease in alarming numbers, we know racial inequity is at the heart of these numbers… https://t.co/MeJsBKG9iW45 is every bad person, ever. @jeffrgq That's how it feels.So the world is crashing and the Karen's of the world are in their feelings? We out here trying to survive, and a… https://t.co/xf8o77g78PLook. Folk can act like Trump bungled his response. HE DID NOT. This shit was by design. The Metropolitan areas in… https://t.co/BWhdnznUB5
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleySeriously. The kids are trapped in the house. If there screens give them a sense of normal. Allow it. https://t.co/0j750buLy8 @noahmichelson I actually had a box leftover from the flu a few years ago.Kudos to those who think wishing ill on 45 is an awful thing. I'm not that good of a person, yet.Captain's Log:Day 23 Typically the island would be humming with the sounds of businesses getting ready for the upc… https://t.co/A4HCfgcOtUI just showered and stepped on my porch. I even put on real clothes and lipstick. https://t.co/ffJSh6aH4B @SamPfeifle https://t.co/Zy7zKdxqUY @CarisAdel Yay for exercising.Trump is lacking in soul and humanity, well. That's whiteness, sit with it. Understand that you are not far removed from Trump.A significant portion of the planet is locked down due to #COVID19. We are all stretched, to even expect your pee… https://t.co/LtEzXQEcnSTrump is the ultimate manifestation of whiteness. How he treats America is how the average white person treats BIPOC. He is your mirror.When Covid-19 first hit America hard last month, the narrative was that it was the great equalizer, that in such a… https://t.co/UzjM7JBHn0
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyIn case you wondered why some of us aren't rushing to wear masks... https://t.co/dt4qbA319P
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyThis is a harmful sentiment. People are struggling to make sense of this thing that makes no sense. Many people are… https://t.co/ae1Rtpusrl
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @brazenlawyer Do it, if you can.Essentially I feel that my goal is to stay healthy every day. I can't do anything but stay steady in this moment.Day 23, I'm not even behaving like a person who runs an organization. I just get up, pray, do my spiritual readings… https://t.co/PMxjifr0FE @journalistew Karen is a term for a behavioral pattern Nigg*er is term created to encompass an entire Race based o… https://t.co/ymo6KQCO1L
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyMy brother died today. He died alone. He took this virus seriously, but he still caught it. They gave him very litt… https://t.co/l8hYu6icR1
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @cosign4sarcasm I'm so sorry for your loss.You know who else has cabin fever? Niggas at Rikers who'd probably love to be anywhere other than in packed cells w… https://t.co/pZocXp69Ry
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyI genuinely see more Black people wearing masks than any other demographic-- and maybe that's because we know we'v… https://t.co/Paojrq6auX
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @mooks19 I'm feeling you. It's like damn, how long will this last?A different world https://t.co/aI7MVoGJjO
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyHave you been diagnosed with COVID-19 in Maine and recovered? Or are you currently caring for a friend or family me… https://t.co/NEcBSg8Ihz
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Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouleyif Cmdr Crozier could sacrifice his command by trumpeting the truth to save the sailors on his ship, surely WH jour… https://t.co/ilJTeVueFg
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @MWJ1231 I'm so sorry.What Trump isn’t is as important as what he is https://t.co/H6kTHrwFc9 via @blackgirlinmainIn the grand scheme of things, it's nothing but taking the gel off my nails tonight was really my, this sux moment.I finally had to take the gel off of my nails. It's a moment. I can't recall the last time I've seen my bare nails,… https://t.co/I4BAfwKFdEKarens are desperate to make 'Karen' about class - white people reduce racial oppression to a facet of class oppres… https://t.co/Ql9WaHItQ3
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyWhen we implore everyone to wash their hands, let's remember that there are 1.5 mil ppl suffering from "plumbing po… https://t.co/Yp6hiQH4tT
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyYou know damn well it’s not the equivalent of the n-word, because you didn’t call it the k-word. https://t.co/A4js8pUywg
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyYour country is even seizing ventilators that have been donated to poorer countries. https://t.co/5LK6UF8rQI
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @audreyalison It is. The only difference is she sleeps late,unlike small kids. @ChicagoPhotoSho And moments later... https://t.co/wRsSZdVRBv
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyHey @NizmLaVerite https://t.co/SajcORvfNcSt Louis metro asked for 2500 COVID-19 tests. We got 25. A fucking tiger in NYC got one though. https://t.co/FMtC5Vz8s6
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyWe juggle our jobs and as the mother of a teenager, I make a lot of food while working and making sure she's online… https://t.co/lcYpipqxpP
4/6
2020
I can ALMOST guarantee these malignant doofuses own an interest in a company selling this drug. They can't stop tal… https://t.co/Pu6kUdcsJP
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyThis is what striking workers won this week: @Amazon is rolling out temperature checks & face masks nationwide… https://t.co/GwWhjh63Fl
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyI know many people want to put my father in a ‘Love & Civility’ box. I get it. It makes him more palatable and it a… https://t.co/xWRFOc5HnI
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyThe people who cry about "Karen" being used pejoratively against white women have no problem using "McQuisha" against black women.
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley2, 7 and 1 https://t.co/qK2ZeUzIZkClapping for health care workers at sunset is so lovely but can we also get them some adequate protective equipment???
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyI'm a week away from doing puzzles. I hate puzzles.Why are puzzles so expensive?? Like bitch you are a broken picture. You should be paying me.
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyCaptain's Log: Day 22 This flashback popped up on my phone from a year ago. Last year now feels like a lifetime… https://t.co/Vw2SeqsddUThis thing is hitting Black folks hard, yet how many of us are in a position to stay home? My heart is heavy look… https://t.co/fSDXGauDKJCoronavirus is the “great equalizer” the same way that climate change is the “great equalizer,” which is to say: no… https://t.co/i6KXT6mqXY
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley“When white folks catch a cold, black folks get pneumonia.” — African-American proverb
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4/5
2020

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