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Jason Lemon @JasonLemon Planet Earth

Proudly #PureMichigan, Beirut still feels like home. Senior reporter @Newsweek, previously @AJC and @StepFeed

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Joined Twitter 4/29/12


Donald Trump gives millions in COVID relief funds to anti-LGBT+ hate groups and homophobic televangelists https://t.co/J9eXGmUNRU
Retweeted by Jason LemonUPDATE: Seoul's mayor has reportedly been found dead. https://t.co/7NondWUuGP
Retweeted by Jason Lemon4/ But Cavendish noted that Biden's position "goes further than any sitting president has gone before." The Democra… https://t.co/CUBJAhRBv03/ Public polling by Gallup and Pew Research shows about two-thirds of Americans support legalizing cannabis, inclu… https://t.co/JKr4kfZVNy2/ "The position on cannabis policy put forth by the Biden-Sanders Unity Task Force is disappointing but not surpri… https://t.co/aF0ZrN3gNp1/ Two-thirds of Americans support marijuana legalization, but Biden and Trump don't https://t.co/5X0N5i7Gys @Newsweek“The ruling makes it more likely that Trump's tax returns are eventually made public, though it's unclear if they w… https://t.co/ruEchtCvwLSatanic Temple plans to sue Mississippi if state puts "In God We Trust" on flag https://t.co/sbnQDvcisO https://t.co/LhAuKHSGwb
Retweeted by Jason LemonThe Biden/Sanders task force did not endorse legalizing pot; apparently was a major no-go for team Biden.… https://t.co/xbWHXYUskT
Retweeted by Jason LemonMonmouth poll: 77% of Americans believe those who use the phrase 'Defund the Police' really just want to change th… https://t.co/Ua0R0EJhjQ
Retweeted by Jason LemonMore than 1 in 4 coronavirus tests in Arizona come back positive as U.S. positivity rate climbs https://t.co/FqISKtDfm7
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7/9
2020
The Climate Task Force has agreed to elevate Biden’s climate standards across the board & adopt a whole-of-gov mobi… https://t.co/6EmE9RkJZe
Retweeted by Jason LemonA spokesperson for Facebook, which owns Instagram, told @JasonLemon that "this account was removed as part of our s… https://t.co/9hukD2JkDj
Retweeted by Jason LemonMore than 650 coronavirus cases linked to nearly 40 U.S. churches, religious gatherings https://t.co/wBXSAQnJyv
Retweeted by Jason LemonNEW: Supreme Court will announce decision on Trump financial records tomorrow, which will be the last day of the term
Retweeted by Jason LemonSUV driver arrested after plowing through BLM protesters in Manhattan https://t.co/15E6HbDNXq @NewsweekThis chart ranks the countries with the most confirmed new coronavirus cases over the past week, adjusted for popul… https://t.co/nvohjglKad
Retweeted by Jason Lemon😂 https://t.co/bqHgGT4VKS#BreakingNews an SUV just plowed through protesters on 42nd street in #manhattan Still assessing injuries if any. M… https://t.co/0K49SZrtY9
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7/8
2020
“If he did it,” Trump said, “he would have to view this as a trial run for what’s going to happen in four years.” https://t.co/1ifvLvvnXN"I’ve dealt with racism as well but never on that scale... to the point where somebody completely unprovoked felt o… https://t.co/sw1h2mXEGsJust last month, House Republicans urged the Trump administration to reconsider its decision to terminate relations… https://t.co/SPUlnhW7kJ
Retweeted by Jason LemonSince last fall, U.S. lawmakers have been calling for an investigation of TikTok's relationship with its parent com… https://t.co/lxKqYQNyeJ
Retweeted by Jason LemonMary Trump alleges the president paid someone to take his SATs, wasn’t there for his brother the night he died, and… https://t.co/WfEUZQ562O
Retweeted by Jason Lemon"If you can't wear a mask and wash your hands and social distance, I've got no respect for you" Hollywood actor To… https://t.co/FViVzY5VCi
Retweeted by Jason LemonBrazil's President Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus after long dismissing risks https://t.co/qZvmCPG9LG @NewsweekFinished a Zoom call with students from Lebanon studying in the US. Their uni is online in the fall b/c or COVID, m… https://t.co/oeuLYMI0eV
Retweeted by Jason LemonJust over half of Americans say they consistently wear masks amid pandemic: poll https://t.co/zvjmBSLfJ8 @Newsweek
7/7
2020
“Because of my background as an athlete, I wouldn’t need to worry if I was infected by the virus,” Bolsonaro said i… https://t.co/2InhxWak46
Retweeted by Jason LemonThis weekend has felt very human. 3-day weekends should be our new normal. 👍 https://t.co/aj60UBb2vZ
Retweeted by Jason LemonThe Senate’s most senior Republican, Chuck Grassley, told Iowa reporters today that he won’t attend the Republican… https://t.co/Uvb3kH9kle
Retweeted by Jason Lemon“Predictions for how quickly the Arctic would warm that once seemed extreme ‘underestimate what is going on in real… https://t.co/OfsDkIL3w1My parents haven't met their 8 month old granddaughter. I don't know if or when they will. We've been in lockdown s… https://t.co/n3VMusk37Q
Retweeted by Jason LemonTrump's press secretary falsely claims U.S. has "lowest" coronavirus mortality rate https://t.co/z04O4ljO24 @NewsweekThe first few paragraphs of this piece...😲 As Neo-Nazis Seed Military Ranks, Germany Confronts ‘an Enemy Within’… https://t.co/3nXi4avPkS
Retweeted by Jason Lemon#UK imposes sanctions on #Russia and #SaudiArabia participants over human rights https://t.co/Oq3zOkoxVc
Retweeted by Jason Lemon“The current 89-point difference between Republicans' and Democrats' ratings of Trump is the largest partisan gap G… https://t.co/hMLfYilAwQ
Retweeted by Jason LemonKanye West has already missed ballot deadline in Texas, New York and Illinois https://t.co/V8FTyzjnTo @NewsweekFinland ended homelessness. They provide a small apartment and counseling with no preconditions. 4/5 make their way… https://t.co/BDt6MtIMRh
Retweeted by Jason Lemon“Spain's large-scale study on the coronavirus indicates just 5% of its population has developed antibodies, strengt… https://t.co/wilVyOrUwQFourth biggest city in the richest country in the history of the world, five months into a pandemic that many other… https://t.co/HfALLLv9q5
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7/6
2020
Sen. Tammy Duckworth: "The president at Mt. Rushmore was standing on ground that was stolen from Native Americans." https://t.co/yUP4LqpLk9
Retweeted by Jason LemonI’m a political scientist with a PhD from one of the best programs in the country .. there’s NO SUCH such thing as… https://t.co/UOS8Z0M9Jv
Retweeted by Jason LemonElon Musk supports Kanye West running for president, which West said he plans to do https://t.co/crdHe9K1FS
Retweeted by Jason Lemon🤷🏻‍♂️ Kanye West Announces 2020 Presidential Run https://t.co/odg8rhoOys
7/5
2020
Trump's unyielding push to preserve Confederate symbols and the legacy of white domination has unnerved Republicans… https://t.co/Lf3GiclM1Z
Retweeted by Jason Lemon1) This week something shifted in Lebanon. I know others feel it too. Currency spiraling, power cuts longer, people… https://t.co/ZpEjiHrjuA
Retweeted by Jason LemonTrudeau warns he may skip key summit with Trump over US tariff threat, pandemic https://t.co/OmJk3P8Ups https://t.co/oja4IeO9Ep
Retweeted by Jason LemonHongkongers on China's crackdown: 'I feel helpless and hopeless' https://t.co/C0DEvfr9j2
Retweeted by Jason Lemon“Neil Young condemned the use of two of his songs during a Fourth of July celebration at Mount Rushmore on Friday a… https://t.co/tDIfQ5TvDc
7/4
2020
It’s sort of overlooked in the national discourse but the current protests are larger and more widespread than even… https://t.co/WNCFoKliRm
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7/3
2020
House Democrats, working with Liz Cheney, restrict Trump's planned withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan and German… https://t.co/1gIkgmfMUe
Retweeted by Jason LemonSDNY just announced the Ghislaine Maxwell case - like the original Epstein case - is staffed by the Public Corrupti… https://t.co/oUUiM1KJmK
Retweeted by Jason LemonTexas Poll: Biden 48% (+2) Trump 46% @ppppolls/@emilyslist (D) 6/24-25
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7/2
2020
Building collapse on the corner of Union at and Court St... really hope no one is hurt @NYPDnews https://t.co/mMjVJgQkvY
Retweeted by Jason LemonBREAKING: Trump is proposing a rule allowing federally funded homeless shelters to turn away trans and gender non-c… https://t.co/e3S5WDFk16
Retweeted by Jason LemonOne clear pattern: a state’s governor seems to matter. New cases in states with Republican governors – regardless o… https://t.co/BXAQ9Oj0Sa
Retweeted by Jason Lemon"There is no constitutional right to endanger other people, which is why we can regulate smoking,” Miami Beach Mayo… https://t.co/Ieyakfcwg3At a press conference opposing and calling for a vote on DC statehood I asked @SenTomCotton about his comments sugg… https://t.co/0cUISgDe7D
Retweeted by Jason LemonFed officials raised concerns in June that U.S. could enter a much worse recession later this year if coronavirus c… https://t.co/GMOkHhO7XNBREAKING: Russians voted overwhelmingly in favor of constitutional amendments allowing Vladimir Putin to stay in po… https://t.co/R7dETDFjx8
Retweeted by Jason Lemon*HOUSTON-AREA ICUS REACH 102% OF CAPACITY: TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER
Retweeted by Jason LemonTexas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick refuses to take Fauci's advice as coronavirus cases spike, says he's been "wrong every t… https://t.co/iYl7l8iNaXAfter reading my latest Post report, @hughhewitt tells his radio audience this morning that he hears from several l… https://t.co/O2N5X7AG8q
Retweeted by Jason Lemon“More than 350 elephants have died in northern Botswana in a mysterious mass die-off described by scientists as a ‘… https://t.co/9FRUmrbZPBSince Donald Trump decided to tweet @ACTBrigitte today, here is an important reminder of who she is: https://t.co/dLqFEtKAcq
Retweeted by Jason LemonNew York City will paint “Black Lives Matter” along 5th Avenue outside the footsteps of Trump Tower so that Preside… https://t.co/LZkWW1n7pI
Retweeted by Jason LemonDr. Anthony Fauci warned members of Congress on Tuesday that the U.S. could soon see 100,000 new coronavirus cases… https://t.co/mOBRqpgPcy
Retweeted by Jason LemonI'm back at City Hall, where are significantly more people here than over past nights. The budget vote feels like i… https://t.co/pYlJtvEHfb
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7/1
2020
A University of Washington study estimates that we’d save 30,000 lives if 95% of people wore masks. Bernie has an… https://t.co/UvbhKWcaDk
Retweeted by Jason LemonHaram https://t.co/30FuwkKJaeBernie Sanders signs AOC's anti-annexation letter threatening to cut U.S. military aid to Israel https://t.co/VM1TT2C7Jd
Retweeted by Jason LemonTrump Job Approval: Approve 39% Disapprove 59% @pewresearch 6/16-22 https://t.co/mVxlfOHejx
Retweeted by Jason Lemon"Do you know how much EMTs make in New York City? We start at $35,000. We top out at $48,000 after five years. That… https://t.co/SNrZOLvSL1
Retweeted by Jason LemonNew York State Governor Andrew Cuomo announces people traveling from the following states must self-quarantine for… https://t.co/JJQZjSvYC9
Retweeted by Jason Lemon"Amy McGrath won a closely-watched and surprisingly close Senate Democratic primary in Kentucky, CNN projected on T… https://t.co/iWjtEWHlIW
6/30
2020
Remembering that time in Beirut I saw a drunk guy punch a police officer hard in the face three times... the office… https://t.co/4CIpTYxOf1Trump is the number 1 promoter of ‘cancel culture’. He threatens ‘licenses’ of media orgs, has called for the firin… https://t.co/UliFfy8OKc
Retweeted by Jason LemonDr. Fauci says anti-vaxxers could stop U.S. from achieving Covid herd immunity https://t.co/DX5N7bekql
Retweeted by Jason Lemon"lackluster polling for President Trump has some Republican operatives nervous about the president’s reelection pro… https://t.co/lxgALve7UFAlabama mayor resigns after controversial Black Lives Matters Facebook posts https://t.co/tc6QJj6F8F https://t.co/ofHXxyuxKe
Retweeted by Jason Lemon"Twitch has temporarily banned President Donald Trump, in the latest surprise and high-profile suspension from the… https://t.co/phrcZ6coc8One day after tweeting a video with a supporter chanting “white power!” Trump shared this video of white people poi… https://t.co/TG9qsj0rXi
Retweeted by Jason LemonBREAKING: The Supreme Court has upheld a key abortion rights decision — invalidating a Louisiana law that required… https://t.co/5RluKhZDlm
Retweeted by Jason LemonIt took some time, but the news of Robert E. Lee surrendering finally reached Mississippi https://t.co/HUwSw9GlIb
Retweeted by Jason LemonTONIGHT IN DETROIT. ⚠️ #PoliceBrutality as DPD plows through tons of protestors, roughly 3-5 injured includings le… https://t.co/PNrCciVSDo
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6/29
2020
New Yorkers were marching peacefully for Pride until the police showed up with pepper spray. 51 years after Stonew… https://t.co/lidArI51GS
Retweeted by Jason LemonAirbnb CEO: "Travel will never, ever go back to the way it was pre-COVID; it just won't" https://t.co/71qLhfvYwc https://t.co/OtABb6IOda
Retweeted by Jason Lemon"I want to commend the governor for your decisive action reopening this economy" -- Pence lauds Greg Abbott for tak… https://t.co/QrZUqDkE1W
Retweeted by Jason Lemon"US intelligence officers and Special Operations forces in Afghanistan alerted their superiors as early as January… https://t.co/YtToOR7aJiThe NYPD's cost is actually vastly more than $6B when pensions and other benefits are factored in, via @cbcny https://t.co/hs64bc3ydM
Retweeted by Jason LemonFlorida sets another one-day record with 9,585 new coronavirus cases https://t.co/iUEzRIppvj https://t.co/TuzKK5iEVi
Retweeted by Jason LemonPence said the U.S. is in a "much better place" to deal with the novel coronavirus. Meanwhile, daily confirmed case… https://t.co/DVmuuVbXfZWhite, gay Trump supporter epically schooled after claiming Black Lives Matter is trying to 'colonise' Pride Month https://t.co/O89ad7S1Or
Retweeted by Jason LemonDonald Trump just shared a video of a supporter yelling “White Power” and I can’t help but be angry all over again… https://t.co/FsuS0mIT8B
Retweeted by Jason LemonJust having a cackle this morning about all the American travel bloggers, PR reps + agencies who pitched me cheap f… https://t.co/SxI22bfLEo
Retweeted by Jason LemonPresident Trump has tacitly endorsed chanting “white power.” “The older white man in the driver's seat responds t… https://t.co/634AoiW4qoOnly 26 percent of Americans trust Trump for coronavirus info, poll shows https://t.co/Bk4LEDMac0 @Newsweek
6/28
2020
Founder of ReOpen movement who didn't wear mask tests positive for coronavirus https://t.co/KJIRkqWT5O
Retweeted by Jason Lemon“Testing is only one measure of the pandemic. It is also measured by hospitalization and death, which continue even… https://t.co/HggmXCyGDm
6/27
2020

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