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chaser of small joys & rescue dogs | author of THE START OF ME & YOU, WHEN WE COLLIDED, THE MAP FROM HERE TO THERE et al. from @bloomsburykids! she|her

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The only thing that Donald Trump has done for the Black community is preside over the single worst mass death event… https://t.co/F7dQWcAEjO
Retweeted by emery lordSo...about the Central Park 5? They'd be dead if Trump had his way...
Retweeted by emery lordI was one of the reporters Trump said he "brought" to see family separations. He, and he alone, systematically sepa… https://t.co/tKBTehMDjm
Retweeted by emery lordThis isn’t like 2008 where the entire world had an equal impact from the economic crash. The USA, because of neglig… https://t.co/dor61VbB6J
Retweeted by emery lordThere’s actually no scenario under which you have a booming economy while having no organized national response to a global pandemic.
Retweeted by emery lordyeah I'm watching the DEBATE golDen brooks pErsia white golden Brooks again… https://t.co/m8WwVxMvFl
Retweeted by emery lordSpeaking of taxes, Trump's golf trips have cost taxpayers $141,000,000. That's equivalent to 352 years of presidential salary.
Retweeted by emery lordOn one level, I genuinely cannot believe this obvious conman has so many- proud! vocal!- marks as he VERY OBVIOUSLY… https://t.co/MqVUd6BRVzThis is your reminder that in 2018, @realDonaldTrump dismantled the entire White House pandemic response team - the… https://t.co/217huWigMh
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10/23
2020
The executive order Trump quietly issued yesterday is a radical attack on America's civil service, an attempt to al… https://t.co/alUUMKSfo3
Retweeted by emery lord @adibkhorram @ashposton I.....want to read this very badly 💕💕💕Breaking hiatus AGAIN because I can finally share this news!! https://t.co/qawwzcJXKJ
Retweeted by emery lordRepublicans have said for weeks that the ACA isn't at risk, the SCOTUS nomination isn't about Obamacare, and people… https://t.co/XzvAO3RWaa
Retweeted by emery lordStunning fact: 12 GOP senators on Judiciary Committee who voted to advance Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination represent… https://t.co/F1gC6JTP9C
Retweeted by emery lordDon't forget the lower courts. On same day Judiciary Committee approved Amy Coney Barrett, it approved Kathryn Miz… https://t.co/vshfJKozhD
Retweeted by emery lordI think it's time for Democrats to realize that Republicans will never, in any way, operate in good faith when it c… https://t.co/M08mi8LfSo
Retweeted by emery lordRich actors stop tweeting about Pratt and donate tons to Senate races instead challengeI checked the fridge, and I have just enough butter for pumpkin bread. But there is no room for a margarine of error.Am I going insane or did yesterday journalists uncover that Egypt and Saudi Arabia gave Trump’s 2016 campaign $400… https://t.co/hyPsKp1Wqv
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10/22
2020
I urge you to watch the whole thing. We've become too numb to all of this https://t.co/xXDnHHY5Ax
Retweeted by emery lordthread! And you'll see what I mean by genuinely fresh and exciting books that Imprint brought forth. https://t.co/jlXqhnV86r
Retweeted by emery lordIt's impossible to know what restorative justice looks like because this family owes it to hundreds of thousands of… https://t.co/pGSPjbm6wCNot nearly enough. The Sacklers should be held in personal account and made to pay the BILLIONS more that they extr… https://t.co/Mx8qvlTFjFHR-8, the background check bill that was passed by a bipartisan House, has been sitting on @senatemajldr’s desk sin… https://t.co/gx6rusmpCe
Retweeted by emery lordThis alone should be disqualifying. Shameful. https://t.co/KDtstv3jaC
Retweeted by emery lordIt’s impossible to fully convey the rage I feel when I think about the fact that there are over 500 children who we… https://t.co/lBJdgHecsZ
Retweeted by emery lordracoons wake up every day and choose anarchy
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10/21
2020
🐾🥳Happy Book Birthday to PET THAT DOG!: A Handbook for Making Four-Legged Friends by @IvePetThatDog! This book has… https://t.co/OE76gk5k9A
Retweeted by emery lordOk, based on what I’m seeing on the TL, a periodic reminder: There’s going to be a definite uptick in rapid-fire s… https://t.co/Eqr0I9i7Hs
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10/20
2020
The Community Reinvestment Act helps low-income communities secure the loans and investments they need. But instea… https://t.co/gtz2ClAZtl
Retweeted by emery lord @RdotSpoon @misskubelik YEP. (I used to scribble down what I could hear of the lyrics in the episodes and search th… https://t.co/TP1lj1YazN @alison_cherry I’m so sorry- that little mental radar that tracks where they are is such a hard reminder 💕wishing y… https://t.co/BKuxEh96qpThis was last week. She has since asked the duck icon about loons and ravens. So yeah, my child believes I have an… https://t.co/EqzACuKvkdI use DuckDuckGo as a search engine on my phone. My kid saw me click the duck icon and asked what it was; I said it… https://t.co/QkEsW7mPuR
10/19
2020
My 3yo trying to ditch me for our family walk because I wasn’t walking fast enough for her, “C’mon, Dad. She’s just… https://t.co/zIcDaZxIDJ
10/18
2020
MAIL YOUR DAMN BALLOT THIS WEEK QUIT PLAYIN.
Retweeted by emery lord @LaurenEMorrill Every time I get a mailer, I donate again to the candidate I support 🤗
10/17
2020
865K women exiting the workforce in one month is perhaps the long term-impactful economic story of the year, period… https://t.co/bukqEdNYWL
Retweeted by emery lordPeters is the one who spoke out about his family's experience with abortion, and is running against a rabid Trumper… https://t.co/wpRUvnAIvl
Retweeted by emery lord @amyrobot @cincyartmuseum It is! And I suppose the neighbors can just go ahead and think that I told my kid about “… https://t.co/82Ka02abR5Call me hopelessly old school, but I'm pro-Mister Rogers and anti-QAnon.
Retweeted by emery lordYour reminder that Amy Coney Barrett was nominated by an impeached president who lost the popular vote by 3 million… https://t.co/ULFLpMs8Is
Retweeted by emery lord @ericsmithrocks Mitchell Mitchell merch(ell) pleasehey hey you you still have time to do the census, takes five minutes https://t.co/8fDnmog5JP
Retweeted by emery lordThis tweet reminded me and I finished in less than five minutes. It’s really as easy as they promised:… https://t.co/Lj58TKpZdw
Retweeted by emery lord70%+ of the country believes in wearing masks and Trump just told a young woman that he’s still opposed. This is unreal.
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10/16
2020
@CindyOtis_ eyebrows https://t.co/O1R3ffK01b @Bookishly_Britt That I could provide this feeling for someone is truly the highest of my hopes. Thank you 💕 @themamacav What an incredibly kind thing- thank you. Names was such a strange, hard, immersive, fun, sad writing e… https://t.co/Zq0SS173ot
10/15
2020
Might crash my husband's Zoom with his friends to see if they can solve a plot problem I'm stuck on. Five adult men… https://t.co/DPPnX19Xnx“i stay out of politics” is such a weird way to spell “my rights as a human being aren’t up in the air every 4 year… https://t.co/MXmJZ0fgWa
Retweeted by emery lordAt the time the Constitution was ratified, Black people were classed as 3/5 of a person. https://t.co/9dXWZjVXmC
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10/14
2020
I have a lot! of problems! with Coney Barrett! and the stacking of SCOTUS that is far more extremist than American… https://t.co/Z49cmJULpsIt was an “I called back to leave ANOTHER message for my Senator because I couldn’t fit it all into one voicemail” night1️⃣ Check if you have Senators on Senate Judiciary. If you do, demand they commit to vigorously questioning Barre… https://t.co/Wtrs9hqWst
Retweeted by emery lordThis tweet makes me think about how many of the framers who built this nation's government and economy around insti… https://t.co/wGWwQWdFR9
Retweeted by emery lordIt's very weird that part of a Supreme Court hearing is the judge pretending not to know what they think about stuf… https://t.co/jyvHKEHLBG
Retweeted by emery lordPlease, for the love of God, when people show you who they are the first time, let's believe them. https://t.co/1crEzfIAle
Retweeted by emery lordBarrett refusing to give an answer on a peaceful transfer of power seems bad.
Retweeted by emery lordGosh i dunno it seems an awful lot like Originalism is a fake ideology constructed around the remarkable coincidenc… https://t.co/W5EkXWxQcU
Retweeted by emery lordBREAKING: 88 of Amy Coney Barrett’s faculty colleagues at Notre Dame have released a letter saying she should withd… https://t.co/80F3bNODqC
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10/13
2020
Sheldon Whitehouse is now explaining the big money (think Koch Brothers) behind these nominees like Amy Coney Barre… https://t.co/By2Bkke8oL
Retweeted by emery lordThe medical circumstances of this story are very similar to my own, with the important exception that I had access… https://t.co/SDOStef3lU
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10/12
2020
@TrishDoller @politvidchannel 🎶 babes, don't threaten me with a good time
10/11
2020
@Celeste_pewter Lit drops to flip a gerrymandered seat with a great candidate! It’s been held by the same establish… https://t.co/f9HaS5974j
10/10
2020
Covid tests are available for free in the United States Senate for members, with same day results.
Retweeted by emery lord @KateMessner thanks for joining us for takeout dinner last night! 😂💕 https://t.co/SEx2XSDLKjI’m donating to ActBlue again today, so let’s do a match: Send me a screenshot of your donation to ActBlue in any a… https://t.co/jrlKfhVpNY
Retweeted by emery lordMore people have filed for unemployment benefits this year than voted for Donald Trump in 2016. https://t.co/IrP5lMYgLS
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10/9
2020
@msmayaprasad @ktzhaoauthor This sounds EXTREMELY GOOD 😍😍😍one of my favorite contemp YA writers MAKIN’ MY WHOLE DAMN DAY with this news https://t.co/O5fSrv8WZoYou CANNOT make this up. The man I wrote about in this thread? I just got campaign mail from his wife trying to use… https://t.co/ZOl2Yc8lho @stampepk @Ryality @KosokoJackson did Nic Cage see Marty's cover look and say: good, now dial it up to 11??? @jasminewarga @LaAnnaMarie Agreed! "That is why my mask has hearts on it," she says.I happened to write a tweet thread yesterday about how the GOP's goal isn't preserving democracy, it's creating a C… https://t.co/PfcO0myThw
Retweeted by emery lord @ViviParish It’s so dangerous. If anything, I wish lawmakers would create education programs about ectopic pregnancy & warning symptoms!One of those men is term-limited. (BYE BYE!) The other is up for re-election, against a great candidate. I'm really… https://t.co/ISCotKoQZX @RachelFersh Oh yes!!!!! YEP.These are the people making decisions about my personal health and fertility. As you might imagine, I think about i… https://t.co/nEzhYuIMG6They also said ectopic pregnancies (a fairly common occurrence, when implantation happens in fallopian tube) must b… https://t.co/ueMXTiqBioLast year, two Ohio representatives co-sponsored a bill trying to prohibit insurance coverage for public employees… https://t.co/j7hpDMFrn4 @runwithskizzers at least 8 of the views are me. i canNOT stop laughingPence is the quintessential white hetero male candidate. By merely sitting there, fully dressed and awake, people w… https://t.co/8T9HUZCHqc
Retweeted by emery lordMike Pence signed a law forcing Indiana women to pay for funerals for miscarriages.
Retweeted by emery lord"this is fly twitter now" always a curveball with debatesSusan Page, who is white, keeps letting Pence, also white, ramble on/break the rules in a way that seems deferentia… https://t.co/io2IDwppWn
Retweeted by emery lord"radical environmental agenda" = I hope this planet will exist and be habitable in 50 years
Retweeted by emery lordThe cleanest water????? UHHHHHHH....FLINT CHECK-IN?????????
Retweeted by emery lordPence: Stop playing politics with people’s lives Trump: You better vote for me if you want a relief bill
Retweeted by emery lordPence scares me in the way Coney Barrett scares me. They are intelligent, careful with their calm demeanors & Nice… https://t.co/7vSCEl6xxu @angiecthomas cannot believed i laughed out loud, in this, the year 2020. thank you for that.
10/8
2020
The finally published DHS Homeland Threat Assessment shows what we have known for a long time: white power movement… https://t.co/51gwgGkvcZ
Retweeted by emery lord @AshWrites Same. It is the only time my brain always quiets, the only thing that always unblocks my writing. I have… https://t.co/m9kqEATvfy
10/7
2020
@FrankLaRose Hi Frank! As an Ohioan, I'm wondering why Ohio (44,825 mi2) has 88 ballot drop boxes while Michigan (9… https://t.co/jZJB4wwfIyOne week after Election Day, the Supreme Court will hear the case that could deal the death blow to the ACA. We cou… https://t.co/pXIJmatoRk
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10/6
2020
The entire executive branch is sick because they're too craven and stupid to wear masks, and 210,000 people are dea… https://t.co/ra9gKgJBAr
Retweeted by emery lordIMMEDIATE RELEASE from @FanonRucker: Two years after announcing he was "100 Percent Committed" to Prosecutor role,… https://t.co/zr7apnk0n9
Retweeted by emery lordAs people obsess over Trump's oxygen levels & release date, don't forget he owes $420 million to unknown entities t… https://t.co/yOIDHVXE5i
Retweeted by emery lordThe administration in which Biden was VP created the protections for pre-existing conditions, and Biden wants to ke… https://t.co/zyzc3OJCy5
Retweeted by emery lord @MirandaKennealy very hard to write a coherent narrative when our nation isn’t living one 🤗
10/5
2020

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