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Making @Kickstarter data-informed and mission-driven. Climate activist at work & everywhere. He/him. Insights & Environmental Impact at Kickstarter

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Joined Twitter 7/13/11


@jamiew Start a slow tv youtube channel of mango harvesting and preparation
7/6
2020
@noahfeehan @Pinboard I really hope https://t.co/u6EzHrwJgF succeeds at this
7/2
2020
Of note: @SenMarkey is a real one. 🏆 He co-authored the #GreenNewDeal w/ @AOC. He has been a climate champion for d… https://t.co/seuETVYQ0H
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7/1
2020
@jjacobs22 I produced a somewhat strange audio project around this concept but for animals: https://t.co/k8G7Gq9qEhhttps://t.co/q4INt0BsL7
6/27
2020
@cassmarketos Good dad.If you don't like a carbon tax, you're gonna hate the climate disaster tax. But you're already paying one, and the… https://t.co/mPawRBrWvR
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6/24
2020
It’s 38C in the Arctic Circle and the only way to stop it getting ever hotter everywhere is to somehow convince a s… https://t.co/tqOD04RSVJ
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6/21
2020
Racial Justice is an environmental issue too. To celebrate #JUNETEENTH2020, we put together and… https://t.co/VU4MevW88K
Retweeted by Jon Leland @jjacobs22 Definitely interested in this kind of matchmaking. 💚
6/19
2020
@xor They also emit 1.2 metric tons of CO2 per hour. Four hours of idling is equivalent to driving a car for a year.
6/14
2020
@pattonhindle NYPD fly Bell 412s which emit 1.2 metric tons of CO2 per hour. Four hours of idling over my apartment… https://t.co/PmD5msayCjEvery year, employers steal an estimated $15 billion in income from their workers. That's nearly as much as *all… https://t.co/quziINPTD6
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6/12
2020
JOB: Designer, developers needed for 1-2 FT month sprint to help build a better tool to recruit the next generatio… https://t.co/c7pMpwDLQS
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6/11
2020
Really important piece here: While people often use $6 billion for the NYPD budget, it's really closer to $11.5 bil… https://t.co/JGVJ9wbibi
Retweeted by Jon LelandFirst group of NYPD I’ve seen wearing masks 🤔 https://t.co/394rTMzr5PNYPD helicopters cost $463 to $667 per hour to operate. I'd estimate the NYPD's already spent at least $500K to hav… https://t.co/ZkY2o6gTg2
6/9
2020
@jjacobs22 This is a helpful thread on what “defund the police” could point us to. I do think it’s helpful in getti… https://t.co/7k4wGpHJhJ
6/8
2020
But so long as we’re talking about what the “defund the police” movement could mean in practice – in addition to cu… https://t.co/2poGcKaQ9G
Retweeted by Jon LelandSomething I've learned while in law school is about the social construction of crime. I work in a legal clinic on… https://t.co/C4mdcVbdrA
Retweeted by Jon Leland...it’s that they were wrong. Calling them “tone deaf” suggests that the criticism is that he just misread the room… https://t.co/IokC0dupXII hate this shitty trope in journalism. “The comments were met with swift pushback, with critics saying they appear… https://t.co/nebbnm0BEN @cassmarketos This is a great idea.
6/7
2020
Donate to help elect Jaime Harrison in South Carolina and kick out Lindsay Graham. https://t.co/hOaFH0QHHoIMPORTANT: In coming weeks, as #COVID19 numbers stay high (or rise) in many states, @realdonaldtrump may try to bla… https://t.co/2hyGwnebbO
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6/6
2020
That "Keep America Great" re-election slogan reeeeeally hasn't aged well. #KAG #KAG2020My coolest night of comedy was when Chappelle dropped by @ComedyAtTheKnit when @MrWillMiles @theeclarkjones & I wer… https://t.co/kTS7U9lf82
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6/5
2020
The police do not serve or protect us, ordinary citizens. They only serve and protect themselves. We must dismantle… https://t.co/GUb9DFVGST
Retweeted by Jon LelandThis amazing link makes it fast and easy for you to email EVERY SINGLE NYC Council Member today demanding that they… https://t.co/nzhwo8aGAX
Retweeted by Jon LelandRT if you want to see Congress pass legislation prohibiting the use of tear gas in the U.S.
Retweeted by Jon LelandThis is what a police riot looks like. Massive firings of NYPD brass must follow from this. https://t.co/6AWvf9RBX9
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6/4
2020
Predictably fine essay from @ayanaeliza: we've got to build a unified and fair society because it's right, and beca… https://t.co/Su5CwMH6Tq
Retweeted by Jon LelandMeanwhile, Tropical Storm Cristobal forms in the Gulf of Mexico. It's the earliest we've gotten to C in the storm a… https://t.co/yYPNeAJGuD
Retweeted by Jon LelandI've seen a lot of people talking about what occurred last night in Worcester MA with the riot that has led to 21 a… https://t.co/1iXJhNeIKX
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6/3
2020
I feel like maybe there’s something else you could do to stand against racism. https://t.co/pC0KbXenKr
Retweeted by Jon LelandFun Fact: On this day in 1927, Trump's father Fred Trump was arrested at a KKK rally. #AmericaOrTrump
Retweeted by Jon LelandIt’s so jarring to see this on the timeline right next to videos of hundreds of cops swarming protest marches in Br… https://t.co/xAtIhNHPKY
Retweeted by Jon LelandWatch the shocking moment #7NEWS reporter @AmeliaBrace and our cameraman were knocked over by a police officer LIVE… https://t.co/elYpOzwXE2
Retweeted by Jon Leland @noahfeehan @spavis This is helpful for current information on protest locations: https://t.co/dFPp4Dy4Xn
6/2
2020
More peaceful protestors and journalists have been jailed in the past week than all the bankers who were jailed for… https://t.co/Z7cU8n3BOP
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6/1
2020
@cassmarketos It's like living in a cuckoo clock of irritating people!
5/27
2020
@cassmarketos My gut says patronizing, but I do find it kinda nice to know that it's 7pm @markwunsch @TinybeansKids YES! Congratulations Mark! Now is it time to start that podcast?
5/26
2020
@RadioBethany Three helpful podcasts: Happiness Spells, Animal Meditations and BBC In Our Time. The first two are s… https://t.co/xW1JZlDLeF
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5/13
2020
Very excited that @podcastplaylist selected Animal Meditations, specifically the Humpback Whale episode by… https://t.co/zreWILPBw3
4/30
2020
@SanderRandall @phoebelett Great suggestion! I’ll put it on the list for next season. :)
4/26
2020
@SanderRandall @phoebelett Thanks! :) Any suggestions for future episodes?This is remarkable: 170 Dutch academics put together a 5-point manifesto for economic change after the C19 crisis,… https://t.co/xpEFelJnr0
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4/25
2020
"We believe the world needs creative work more than ever right now — and backers on Kickstarter are reinforcing tha… https://t.co/jzP3F4gAyy
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4/8
2020
@Nick__Bentley https://t.co/WzJNjGxkyO @Nick__Bentley ...to agencies that work with multiple campaigns they've said that ROAS is actually better right now… https://t.co/ALIEdQ6d63 @Nick__Bentley In situations like this, there are definitely going to be specific impacts for specific creators and… https://t.co/4f99QrQA4v
3/26
2020
@Nick__Bentley So far yes. I've spent most of the last 48 hours pouring through the data and looking for additional impacts.Have we put RBG in a bubble on an island for the duration of this thing???
3/24
2020
@Nick__Bentley ...my guess is that most projects that have seen backings level off are experiencing the typical lev… https://t.co/Wo5hM4DTqO @Nick__Bentley Hi! Jon from Kickstarter here. I thought it might be helpful to give some insider insight into this.… https://t.co/hRWlIlceHSSeriously. The airlines are not our biggest concern right now. https://t.co/BSUF89G966
Retweeted by Jon Leland @cassmarketos @HayleyFiasco There are some chrome extensions for this. Also https://t.co/UkYzaTVR0Z
3/17
2020
Trump is going to weekend at bernie's this economy all the way to the election
3/13
2020
What we are seeing right now is the collapse of civic authority and public trust at what is only the beginning of w… https://t.co/BVB0jYCQt0
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3/12
2020
@jjacobs22 Good lord, where are you taking these walking meetings and why do I live in New York?
2/25
2020
2019 was the best year ever for Kickstarter and nobody is mentioning it. More money was raised than in 2015 (previ… https://t.co/wIXuo34ZLR
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2/3
2020
We’ve now permanently exceeded 410 ppm, even at Sept’s annual minimum. At this pace we’ll permanently exceed 420 in… https://t.co/HtVy5soBSS
Retweeted by Jon LelandHas the world been decarbonizing? No. The atmosphere doesn't care that we are using carbon more efficiently. It… https://t.co/J0A7jDnbEw
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1/25
2020
“[W]e will see changes in capital allocation more quickly than we see changes to the climate itself. In the near fu… https://t.co/cnynB57yra
1/15
2020
Climate and earth artists! apply to stay upstate at the magical Strange Foundation to recharge your spirit this spr… https://t.co/4gKskZcriJ
1/13
2020
It seems that @SiemensDE have the power to stop, delay or at least interrupt the building of the huge Adani coal mi… https://t.co/FmtDbP72iT
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1/12
2019
If you see a sticker saying #ThisPlaceWillBeWater, water is predicted to swallow that place bcz climate change. Our… https://t.co/Ma7YlG6mBP
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12/14
2019
@leepnet Doing this now at kickstarter, and it's not too difficult for a platform tech company. Our primary sources… https://t.co/znu3lOylqi
12/3
2019
“To change everything, we need everyone. Each and every one of us must participate in the climate resistance moveme… https://t.co/EJ83rb7S8v
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11/30
2019
@jamiew This is 100% what all service platforms should be
11/20
2019
We must reject the assumption that scaling up clean energy will automatically replace fossil fuels. Historically,… https://t.co/heWYXI7DbD
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10/13
2019
Correct take. But we’re going to have to focus on winning the White House and senate next year like the fate of the… https://t.co/sg4a4NUZtC
9/27
2019
Anyone who’s got a problem with Greta Thunberg can pretty much fuck off.
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9/23
2019
Now more than 5,000 sites have joined the #digitalclimatestrike🤯 with a banner or message of solidarity. Is yours n… https://t.co/tavbyaOyIJ
Retweeted by Jon Leland @cisco are you planning to support the strike? There are many online & offline ways to support your employees and t… https://t.co/zdloHigVoi
Retweeted by Jon LelandWell over 1,000 sites now show a banner or other public message in solidarity with #GlobalClimateStrike. If your co… https://t.co/50GXoa2iKr
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9/18
2019
For our VP of Insights @JonathanLeland and Senior VP of Community Strategy @cassmarketos, the climate crisis is per… https://t.co/U7n2IOtAFM
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9/7
2019
@notdetails oh this is excellent, I'm going to have to find those!!Okay, maybe you’re tuning into the climate conversation, but wanna hear from to more than just white men and white… https://t.co/UqMGmrZ9qR
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9/6
2019
@gravesmeredith your dog is also my favorite living human beingIt's Climate Strike month! You should: Strike on Fri 9/20 and go to a rally: https://t.co/V5Wq7CHwGS If you're in… https://t.co/BGaUeSdWjO
9/4
2019
@tiegz Jury's still out on whether or not the internet is a good thing...More than a third of all the carbon emissions produced in the entire history of humanity have been produced since T… https://t.co/Ri4R24XGVD
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8/28
2019
Support this timely doc on forest fires in the Amazon, Bolsonero and climate change....Land on Fire on @Kickstarter https://t.co/cLKshmMH36
8/27
2019
Maybe the UN should intervene in Brazil to protect the forest and its inhabitants. This feels like war. It appears… https://t.co/2lCnnN8YSf
Retweeted by Jon LelandThe trolley problem but the entire planet is on one track and like 100 oil executives are on the other
Retweeted by Jon Leland🤯 How can tech support the youth-led #GlobalClimateStrike in Sept? Here's one way: "shut down" your website https://t.co/s7ioDdHzlf
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8/23
2019
When #NotreDame, an old building in France caught on fire, every major media outlet was covering it. Right now the… https://t.co/t1fJhLnbV7
Retweeted by Jon LelandNews outlets are finally reporting on the unprecedented fires that have been tearing across the Amazon over the pas… https://t.co/USGnMedDhW
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8/21
2019
“By 2100, Colorado River flows could fall by 55%. Today the river provides drinking water for 1 in 10 Americans, ma… https://t.co/I8210HyWFm
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8/19
2019
It's just going to keep getting worse unless we do something https://t.co/oOJuzRgKUJ
Retweeted by Jon LelandA new study confirms that global warming has triggered an irreversible collapse of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, wh… https://t.co/lcSBAjFq5v
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8/16
2019
10,000 plastic particles per liter are falling out of sky with snow in Arctic Plastic is falling out of sky in Arc… https://t.co/fsAX7enZmf
Retweeted by Jon LelandReturned from field work in Greenland studying narwhals at 75N wearing t-shirts during a heatwave w/ glaciers calvi… https://t.co/6fNtc1vAv4
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8/15
2019
“America’s agricultural landscape is now 48 times more toxic to honeybees, and likely other insects, than it was 25… https://t.co/6HY07aZvBg
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8/13
2019
"I’m losing the ability to communicate the magnitude,” an Arctic researcher said in June when ice levels were at th… https://t.co/1sDk0Pd3R6
Retweeted by Jon LelandAnd that is why it’s so important to push back on the narrative that “if everyone stopped flying and eating meat we… https://t.co/guxpMm8H1i
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8/7
2019
we will be thirsty https://t.co/cxlEmebI5aHere’s a simple action you can take to help the #climate: make a donation, even just $1, to get @JayInslee back on… https://t.co/OB9u1IEtsR
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8/6
2019

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