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TV correspondent | writer | typos are my own

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Anyways... https://t.co/kW6zHmaYjwfor the @guardian: a solution to the issue of confederate monuments. they should be treated like germany treats naz… https://t.co/4J6T9t1l7K
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7/2
2020
September 4th: https://t.co/viCaU643E4
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @Deannaizcool Yes! And pass the jelly doughnuts!Since I loved Strange Brew so much as a kid my dad thought “let’s continue this Max von Sydow streak with The Seven… https://t.co/I0tXZsYJ1L
7/1
2020
Oh this is so great. https://t.co/Pt9vacwkug
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6/30
2020
@ndrewWard @LIZPR Guys, these are all Simon’s and I can’t wait to tell him that you’ve noticed! @Scaachi I really live for these so thank you
6/29
2020
It’s scary not just how far this stuff spreads but how much and how often you can see it shaping the realities of s… https://t.co/x4vkFLDtPR
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6/27
2020
Believe me when I tell you that I’m done having conversations or debates on whether or not racism exists in Canada https://t.co/vKr74beY6M
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @willow_catelyn I was having convo the other night about how he has probably done more to promote world cinema, men… https://t.co/OO06wu303CTelling the guy sitting in front of me during “The Social Network” to turn off his phone. He was checking Facebook. https://t.co/LcTwpN2KpxI watch it once a year and it leaves me a mess every time. https://t.co/KQuvFE16wg @TheSocialCTV @vongshow YES, VONG! And you also spoke so well on the importance of allyship outside of the queer community AND within.verdict in major police brutality case, off-duty Toronto cop Michael Theriault and his brother Christian Theriault,… https://t.co/MrzcOB4tdA
Retweeted by Jessica Allen"The ability to find joy, the ability to create, the ability to love and be loved by others, is an important part o… https://t.co/HUuBdJemYB @Jolanta10 I'll talk to management and see what they say, Jolanta 10.Honoured to share my chair today, and also happy because I am about to eat a cold slice of pizza and watch the show… https://t.co/BKt7JZzt8L @johnsemley3000 This is an excellent story and can you please link to the piece you wrote thank you.
6/26
2020
@Peter_McLennan Thanks, Peter (and it was meant to be ironical.)
6/25
2020
@Scaachi I wish you could see how big this twitter gesture has made me smile, which is a gift of yours. @Scaachi I mean, you can be a pill, but you deserved it. And then some.
6/24
2020
@ajdinns Just this morning I read a report about violence in amateur hockey from 1974, and a series called “what ha… https://t.co/FK5K8mdanV @jake_stasuk It’s true! Was just thinking how cool it is that H2O is LESS dense as a solid, which basically allowed… https://t.co/mRhFAkkAvTSomebody give this dog a home!!! https://t.co/voOACg5mRA
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @HertzBarry The Trip to Greece (tv version)
6/23
2020
I'm here to name my shame. https://t.co/PSnTUCdoKp
Retweeted by Jessica Allenやめるんだ https://t.co/KtCq0O1XDz
Retweeted by Jessica AllenI've never watched a Nascar race. https://t.co/e0NsUGR4Sw
Retweeted by Jessica Allenon news of American Museum of Natural History removing a statue of Theodore Roosevelt on horseback w/a Native Ameri… https://t.co/FuMpb1dbL1
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @MarciIen @Twitter Tweeting at someone every day, sometimes multiple times, for seven months straight is not just p… https://t.co/kpDAWJTTy4
6/22
2020
YES https://t.co/G0lio7hEWW
6/21
2020
Dirty Dancing is a really upsetting if you imagine it from the POV of Baby’s dad, a cardiologist who just desperate… https://t.co/Sj6uWNMwPZ
Retweeted by Jessica AllenWhere can we be Black? https://t.co/DNWmeSoaee
Retweeted by Jessica AllenUm, the Columbia Journalism Review mentioned the reckoning on racism in Canadian media & mentioned me and… https://t.co/vJvs1GKvrd
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6/20
2020
@gloriamundii @rachsyme YES! Also The Awful Truth, if only for this magical moment: https://t.co/PfNFOI3okY
6/19
2020
@Craig_Mc_B @MicheleAgnew @TheSocialCTV Me too! @ferguson_c18 Ha! Tell him it’s also my office AND the dining room too! @Craig_Mc_B @TheSocialCTV I swear there is order. Not Dewey Decimal or Library of Congress order, but we can find t… https://t.co/TnnYRNprA8The problem with asking every and all political figures “Do you believe systemic racism exists?” is that was—and is… https://t.co/unttHhwA44
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6/15
2020
"I will make my voice loud and clear and keep pushing forward. I can't afford not to." —@MarciIen WATCH the full… https://t.co/LgkwZJPoAZ
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6/14
2020
This is part of a tribute I wrote in 2019 during Black History Month about @Kayla_Grey, who is changing the face of… https://t.co/RMfBr4vVwg
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @csamartin I’ve been told that their are fewer bots in Canada than we’d like to believe.Is the “Not following anyone you’re following” a good metric to know when not to engage? I honestly don’t know.
6/13
2020
@j_wildcanadian Look at those start and end times. @j_wildcanadian @TheSocialCTV @MarciIen @Kay36617141 @JacquesZombie You got me with that typo. We don’t use IMDb to… https://t.co/RPIicHsckL @canadiana02 I can’t answer your question until I know how I offended you. @canadiana02 What do you think I should’ve been fired for? @canadiana02 https://t.co/vZ0Kjm4a00This may not be the post on the Sasha Exeter-Jessica Mulroney situation that you want today but it's the right one… https://t.co/k4zIJivdfb
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @IGROWMYOWN1 https://t.co/sw3EMlYfvW @VirtueSignalle6 https://t.co/ASRUrqmlTh @VirtueSignalle6 https://t.co/KiKstYHPklMy job is rooted in opinion. Speaking about my experiences and sharing my opinion is what I’m paid to do. https://t.co/YuudZkSjH3
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @j_wildcanadian @TheSocialCTV @MarciIen @Kay36617141 @JacquesZombie Those aren’t ratings. Are ratings this year are… https://t.co/Ja1V0CbNLy @MMA_Realist @CTV_PR If you want help understanding the difference, watch CHANGE & ACTION: RACISM IN CANADA tomorrow night at 8pm on CTV.exclusive. I've obtained audio from a town hall at the National Post, in which an editor reveals publishing Rex Mur… https://t.co/dJ56lJVeFY
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @vmochama @ManishaKrishnan I wonder how they explain every other problematic Rex column.The abuse female journalists receive is ridiculous, and yet largely hidden from view. It's harmful. It deters women… https://t.co/MnTwqKm3L1
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @CeremonialStars @CTV Ha! They are doing some excellent work right now. Listening, learning, and enacting positive… https://t.co/RTmcTUpH48
6/12
2020
Loblaws told employees it is ending the $2/hr wage increase this week. Meanwhile, the company reported first-quarte… https://t.co/O5nOJZAtiS
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @geekylonglegs Yes but can you make sure they are cold I don’t want hot niblets @geekylonglegs Niblets. Such a great word. @dobbernation Well, I just asked my partner if we could watch something fun, for a little escapism. He suggested The Elephant Man.If you are looking for statues of famous Italian Americans to replace Columbus, consider the 5 meter tall statue of… https://t.co/6L7UkBwMET
Retweeted by Jessica Alleni don't know that three different broadcasters needed to ask the country's head cop if systemic racism exists but i… https://t.co/LltAOiwONY
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6/11
2020
Someone is creating fake Instagram accounts impersonating CBC reporters. If someone with the handle “katiesimpson91” follows you it is fake.
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6/10
2020
YESSS! —-> A Missouri woman asked Merriam-Webster to update its definition of racism and now officials will change… https://t.co/Ky454Ea6uX
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @pwgallant06 Thank you so much, Patrick. I really appreciate it. I hope you do the same! @Scaachi Like the one in your profile pic except you’re an adult on the CBC. You had it on facebook I think. Your f… https://t.co/cmnTqo72q5 @Scaachi I’m trying to find the screenshot of you making “the face” I love so very much. @LisaVivacqua @pwgallant06 @Kayla_Grey Racism against whites? @LisaVivacqua Yes! It was an opinion given by a Black woman on a show dedicated to sharing opinions. I don’t think… https://t.co/M0BFCYD8PS
6/9
2020
@ChandaRauch At least I consistantly try to be better and do better for the thousands of people who follow me.It was @KathleenNB who introduced me tonight to the work of @larissa_speaks. Please, if you can, take the time to r… https://t.co/NQdiWyOBIj
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6/8
2020
The outcome of this could set the example for what law enforcement might look like in the future across North Ameri… https://t.co/5YSXQb8Axo
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @TheresaLubowitz I was just an observer of problems that have been documented since at least the ‘70s. Still so con… https://t.co/L83Wa5Z7Lu
6/7
2020
Helpful visual aid https://t.co/2dDszE5HkD
Retweeted by Jessica Allen“It is the perpetual dawn of white innocence. But as James Baldwin wrote, it is the innocence which constitutes the… https://t.co/xWCbxXApzKThis is from last week but it’s evergreen. https://t.co/31GcmuZbQZFew come like @MarciIen. Her leadership and heart — something else man.
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6/6
2020
@TIAWANAS No. @johnsemley3000 Possibly the best comedian to have ever lived.Today, Chantel Moore, a member of the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation living in New Brunswick with her 5yo daughter and… https://t.co/TMFigR5svR
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Retweeted by Jessica Allenthe wonderful @battymamzelle put together a celebration of her birthday that demands justice for her death… https://t.co/7VSHubKqYV
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6/5
2020
This took the wind out of me. Whew. READ NOW: https://t.co/rPlEjVKpM1
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @Michell19952720 Don’t worry about me. Keep up what you are doing and I will do the same. @shesmegg82 Nah I’m not doing any of that. See you, Meaghan. @Cheri87434553 @Michell19952720 They just conveniently changed those pics? So sad! @shesmegg82 So today, you’re going to compare my racism against white hockey players to anti-Black racism? I just w… https://t.co/AeJ0tDdEQc @Cheri87434553 @Michell19952720 I’m embarrassed I didn’t do this sooner. You don’t even have the balls to show your… https://t.co/MSr1EUDLO7 @Michell19952720 And thank you, Michelle. @Michell19952720 @Cheri87434553 Hey Cheri, I don’t want that hashtag any where near my name. If you don’t understan… https://t.co/NnebHBP2bOReviewed by IA SEVENTY NINE TIMES IN THREE YEARS https://t.co/OtVH7UqOoK
Retweeted by Jessica AllenSomeone who works at the Post asked me earlier this week what they, as a white person, could do about that Rex Murp… https://t.co/qn3PKSP7zZ
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6/4
2020
If you say something like "I don't think most people are racist" to argue Canada is not systemically racist, as Sto… https://t.co/yfz6oBxmoO
Retweeted by Jessica AllenI'm not too bothered the hate mail that's been pouring in re: Rex rebuttal, because there are an equal number of pe… https://t.co/wOyAf4yJ1F
Retweeted by Jessica Allenthere are so many more meaningful questions "when did you realize you had white privilege?" "how do you see race in… https://t.co/XApxRu5kAo
Retweeted by Jessica Allen @Nicole3823 That’s the spirit, Nicole.
6/3
2020

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