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Age 72. Feminist, Activist, former Young Lords Party & Black Panther Party member, Iyalorisha Yemaya, anthropologist, Contributing Editor Daily Kos #Kamala2020

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Rachel #maddow said what millions of us have wanted to scream for the past 3 years. It was a dirty hit job on Hilla… https://t.co/a7BjFBIhta
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezNot to be forgotten: So nasty, misleading and demonstrably false were his tweets, upon being hired by Bernie Sande… https://t.co/yaxLAjGyNm
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezFact: Nobody pushed Clinton conspiracies more than David Sirota. NOBODY. The fact that Bernie Sanders hired this… https://t.co/FhGV8ifsqu
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezRussian pundit about Trump: “Maybe he really is a Russian agent? He is laboring so hard to strengthen the internati… https://t.co/41EDTcavMs
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @__treyslay @tperry518 @KamalaHarris Blocked. Anything promoting Trump supported #ADOS @__treyslay @tperry518 @KamalaHarris Get tf out her comments stop googling here damn y’all are so obsessed with kam… https://t.co/U9ngkh5vi0
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @MercedesBoy @tperry518 @KamalaHarris @FoodNetwork Blocked for #ADOS bs.WATCH: part of @KamalaHarris and Cathy’s conversation about breast cancer research and treatment https://t.co/Dm5wmls8oq
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezTONIGHT: @KamalaHarris is having dinner with the Ketton family in Waterloo, IA. The Ketton’s prepared gumbo and Har… https://t.co/3s0t7iiOvG
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @jamesbr29850531 @ABCPolitics @ABC Trollbot. Blocked @rebweb69 @ABCPolitics Trollbot. Reported and blocked https://t.co/btJpYXhYlG @KnophJack @ABCPolitics Trollbot. Reported and blocked https://t.co/obk9h4Q5Sg @roderrick6201 @ABCPolitics @ABC Trollbot. Reported and blocked https://t.co/1ucO8oE9lH @Nichola07310072 @ABCPolitics @ABC Trollbot. Reported and blocked https://t.co/jG82huGhQ6 @jargudo54 @ABCPolitics Trollbot - reported and blocked https://t.co/Ds59t5O9be @MrsVmac @ABCPolitics Trollbot. Reported and blocked @ClmbnaG @ABCPolitics @ABC Trollbot. Reported and blocked. https://t.co/TDxSz7Tv9g @ABCPolitics The bots here are so obvious. Bots..... every time Kamala Harris' name is mentioned on twitter https://t.co/023cujbsDx
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezHAPPENING NOW: 2020 candidate Sen. Kamala Harris attends town hall in Waterloo, Iowa. https://t.co/BSeHCgIVGx
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @stranddpoint @SheriffClarke @KamalaHarris Trollbot. Reported and blocked https://t.co/90IsqPo5KrSen. Kamala Harris hosted a barber shop talk campaign event in Columbia, S.C. on Sunday afternoon. https://t.co/3EE97VpR3d
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezI know y'all recognized @unclelukereal1 here, but did you notice @jamooreforsc15? #KamalaHarris has supported Black… https://t.co/ZmaDU1zERX
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezABC has posted the whole Town Hall here. Worth your time. https://t.co/ovYc6ReMbW
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezNow y'all explain how #KamalaHarris can find a Black family in Iowa while some of yall favs can't find Black folks… https://t.co/e9Y5BBVItA
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez"At one modeling event, Trump allegedly went down a line of women feeling their bodies to guess their dress size. B… https://t.co/063tyAjK1C
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezWhen I first met Julián, he told me he wanted to run for office. Why? Because people deserved better. My husband i… https://t.co/Gu7Yrkmqoy
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezCome on #KHive we CANT let Julían go! He is the only one next to Kamala that deserves to be in this race 100%!!! We… https://t.co/0XkNubPIF6
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezAn audience member who lost relatives to pancreatic cancer asks @KamalaHarris about $for NIH for research Harris s… https://t.co/KXoGLSFJ8G
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezTulsi’s military service has nothing to do with whether Russia views her as a valuable asset. Saying Tulsi is a R… https://t.co/XJsBWM7GMa
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez“Bernie Sanders’s heart attack may have been the best thing to happen to his campaign.” ... now imagine if Bernie… https://t.co/C02c2B8LpN
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezThis. She has been dismissed by the press. And why? She could chew the Orange one up and spit him out. https://t.co/K9zJz6Qd0x
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezKamala Harris & Cory Booker are still the only candidates who have committed to the #JusticeVotes2020 Presidential… https://t.co/lH44mg06VY
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezYes this is about not waiting 5 years for a book or an exhibition to tell our stories. It’s about changing to convo… https://t.co/J5nTI9OYR0
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezHaving recently gone through a mammogram and follow up ultrasound, I can relate to what #KamalaHarris expresses her… https://t.co/c5VX4hPW6N
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezCathy has been a caretaker to her mom who passed away from breast cancer and her two daughters who survived it.… https://t.co/2f5h7x1m14
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velezdon’t remember big 2016 articles abt how Clinton getting pneumonia was “the best thing to happen to her campaign”—d… https://t.co/AKpXVIPeVM
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezYes, @TulsiGabbard, it’s unjust when a woman dedicates her life to public service only to be maligned and her integ… https://t.co/MJLhhUBGk1
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezLisa is an expert on gay history. If you want to know something about gay history you can ask her. Bernie was not a… https://t.co/4SMcZZxruj
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezFor months, I've seen people ardently insist that Bernie has great foreign policy, and it's that his *campaign* has… https://t.co/YOKZOkOHwg
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezIn Waterloo, IA a voter asked @KamalaHarris if she would change her position on compensating the wrongfully convict… https://t.co/LSjMAk5oZV
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @willorellananyc Here's one suggestion: https://t.co/Rar5j7Dlto
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @willorellananyc Here's one suggestion: https://t.co/Rar5j7Dlto @Deoliver47 I grew up in Tulsa, and still live here today...currently near the Greenwood area. We were never taught… https://t.co/tSBARGyiFN
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @Deoliver47 Thank you for posting this! My grandfather and his siblings left Oklahoma not long after and they never… https://t.co/tYLo0wg5TL
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @Deoliver47 @walkerdl For those unfamiliar with the #BlackWallStreetMassacre this is an excellent book on the subje… https://t.co/pNeGWi6JR8
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @Deoliver47 Here’s another mass killing, it happened 100 years ago on Oct 1. The Elaine Massacre (outside of Helena… https://t.co/jvTyZJoxt6
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @ShaneGoldmacher When Queensbridge residents walk outside to see a giant crowd of white people screaming shit, how… https://t.co/leqHqcTj0J
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez"That rally wasn't for us," says head Queensbridge Tenants Association April Simpson. The nation's largest public… https://t.co/2Zhq2HevHz
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @BernieSanders https://t.co/DhiCvy8eY6
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @BernieSanders You are now on the hook for her. Good job
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10/22
2019
@damemagazine @YnotBro Excellent and important piece @lizzieskurnick thank you. Here's another one on the same top… https://t.co/G91h9metD2
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezThe media’s erasure of Kamala Harris’ candidacy is a case study in misogynoir https://t.co/7vdl9P7cho
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @NicolleDWallace @KatyTurNBC @SRuhle @HallieJackson @ChrisJansing @KasieDC @mitchellreports @maddowhttps://t.co/D80sSBk8Xg
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez#HappyBirthdayKamala #DrewComments #Kamala2020 #KamalaHarris #KHive https://t.co/48T4dgM5yQ
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @jscottelkins @KamalaHarris Trollbot blocked and reported https://t.co/feryBMf9SYKnown as the "Godfather of Southern Hip Hop," Luther "Uncle Luke" Campbell first rose to national prominence when,… https://t.co/OaiyNuedPZ
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @Deoliver47 You are right. I remember back in high school there was a class for African American Studies as a histo… https://t.co/5VFkcjYGsL
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @Deoliver47 My husband was quite skeptical when I told him about this a few years back. I had to show him on the Sm… https://t.co/VKeuIHE087
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @Deoliver47 Thank you for including the spoken word piece embedded in your article. Devastating pictures and detail… https://t.co/MBHBoEgwHx
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezYesss This is why I will fight for Kamala. Because she’s opening up a world of the possible to so many https://t.co/5ORq4G6eff
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezWhen I’m president, my first act will be to criminalize every phrase and expression Trump uses regularly.
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @TJ40in1975 @SpryGuy @Xquisite_imp @JFakhredin Dude, don't be fuckin dumb. There is no media industry in existenc… https://t.co/yrdKWygW7e
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @TJ40in1975 @SpryGuy @Xquisite_imp @JFakhredin Oh white men and your clueless unearned confidence.
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @imrightyouarent @WillieEverstop @TJ40in1975 @SpryGuy @Xquisite_imp @JFakhredin You're asking a Native guy why he t… https://t.co/rJTSXb98lj
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezBottom line: A good pantsuit is important. But never more important than what a woman has to say. https://t.co/0v0PRkFGLo
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezNot sure who needs to hear this but Philly is over 40% Black, roughly 15% Latinx, and at least 7% Asian. Any Dem… https://t.co/eXJZnX0m05
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezThis is what privilege looks like. Legacy media would drag Kamala or Castro for an answer like that. Further it’s w… https://t.co/JcTNq4sYTj
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezThe fact that Julian Castro might have to drop out if he doesn’t meet Oct 31st goal whilst others like Gabbard/Y*ng… https://t.co/xcibVDkGEK
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezLanguage deprivation for deaf and hard-of-hearing children is a serious issue in our country that is almost entirel… https://t.co/FSjgZALRJI
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @PettyLupone @Deoliver47 @thehill @unclelukereal1 Of course. Add it to the list of embarrassingly white staff
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezYes! Coverage! Need that full video though... https://t.co/dw5LBijhFd
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezBiden and Warren Can’t Keep Dodging Their Weaknesses Forever https://t.co/fK7iMCk46c
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @Deoliver47 I did not think #Watchmen would begin with an horrific lesson in history, but it did, and it was amazin… https://t.co/D21DvgK4KJ
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezI grew up in Tulsa public schools and we did not learn about this. https://t.co/xMurlVBxpS
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @Deoliver47 Luckily I grew up in Tulsa and we’d have survivors come to our elementary school and talk to us about t… https://t.co/pa3DVljsXS
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @realKevinBennet @KamalaHarris Trollbot blocked and reported https://t.co/HRU3krYgFHKamala2020--(un)Birthday bonanza for our joyful warrior, when cake is not enough https://t.co/UqFgTdOyNLThe reason we are not taught about #BlackWallStreet and other key parts of Black History is plain to see. Was glad… https://t.co/lPLSJ7xl7lFor y'all just hearing about this: https://t.co/WG6E5TLCnB
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezFYI: Not a "race riot," it was a massacre. The destruction of Black Wall Street, Greenwood, Tulsa OK 1921 https://t.co/nEfl3ER9R4It’s amazing how white Americans know so little about their own history of violence #TulsaMassacre #BlackWallStreet https://t.co/CO1jhV3zoO
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez#BlackWallStreet had 600 businesses, 21 churches, 21 restaurants, 30 grocery stores, 2 movies theaters, 6 private p… https://t.co/0bzZlXmYI3
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezProtests against the Financial Oversight & Mgmt Board for Puerto Rico (@FOMBPR) continue on the island. Mainland me… https://t.co/93Z2en4lQTHurricane victims in Puerto Rico are still suffering and waiting for aid allocated by Congress. This week, 2 HUD o… https://t.co/yV6KPzw72X
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezHappening now in #PuertoRico . Whoever said that the summer uprising ended with the ousting of Ricardo Rossello doe… https://t.co/g4hYfjc3ZJ
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezThank you so much for this brilliantly written piece @Deoliver47. As a WOC & as one whose family was also a target… https://t.co/hBWjoTO2qe
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @KHiveRashmi Thank you. @justinhendrix @RKennerB @ybbkaren @Deoliver47 Yes. Black voters are overwhelmingly supporting Biden right now, alt… https://t.co/7VSmfNkkT4
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @justinhendrix @RKennerB @ybbkaren @Deoliver47 How can white progressives claim to be allies of marginalized groups… https://t.co/O0oISVnhHE
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @justinhendrix @RKennerB @ybbkaren @Deoliver47 I'll be blunt. Most black voters I know believe white progressives a… https://t.co/gduFV2W0lx
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @justinhendrix @RKennerB @ybbkaren @Deoliver47 There is a candidate that is a pragmatic progressive that I believe… https://t.co/AToBOL2CTk
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @ybbkaren @RKennerB @justinhendrix @Deoliver47 She lost me here. https://t.co/3NXICNaovp
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @SFViris @RKennerB @Mattscharfstein @justinhendrix @Deoliver47 👆wow - HRC a highly qualified woman undercut by a ma… https://t.co/mpRMhqTrh1
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @RKennerB @ybbkaren @justinhendrix @Deoliver47 No. The 2016 Democratic Primary was NOT rigged according to independ… https://t.co/RF8uZlAhTt
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @RKennerB @ybbkaren @justinhendrix @Deoliver47 "This article makes three central points. First, it contends that th… https://t.co/wsz1cOC6ld
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @Ange_Amene @Deoliver47 #HarrisCastro2020 is my ticket. We need bold, thoughtful leadership to tackle the massive challenges ahead.
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-VelezStatements like “will GOPers let themselves be ruled by bigotry and fear?” are maddening. It’s their entire foun… https://t.co/z8S00VTGDN
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @JoanMarM @Deoliver47 @AndrewCraft @PeteButtigieg That Queens rally, too. And everyone knows how white Queens is...… https://t.co/UApVtdJvnf
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @TurkanaDK @Deoliver47 @AndrewCraft @PeteButtigieg That gathering certainly didn't reflect the Queens I know. Or maybe I'm colorblind. ;)
Retweeted by Denise Oliver-Velez @Deoliver47 @AndrewCraft @PeteButtigieg For a minute there I thought this was a gathering in Vermont. 🤣🤣
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10/21
2019

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