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Global Opinions, @WashingtonPost |Polk Award-Winner| 2019 NABJ Journo of the Year |karen.attiah@washpost.com| IG: @KarenAttiah

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RBG on her husband, ‘he was the first man I ever met that actually cared that I had a brain’ 😢❤️🌹
Retweeted by Karen AttiahWE ARE SORRY @GOD
Retweeted by Karen AttiahI wonder if all these white people parading as Black are admitting their fraud bc the weight of Blackness right now is too much to bear.
Retweeted by Karen AttiahAnd there literally was no reason not to because women of colour especially have been vocal and visible in this aca… https://t.co/mCj5jXK1At
Retweeted by Karen AttiahI have a bad headachei turned on the social dilemma the immediately turned it off when i realized not a single Black person from the ind… https://t.co/yVd3W94Frp
Retweeted by Karen AttiahThe last thing I’ll say about this for now is that Justice Ginsburg was worth more than her job and her public serv… https://t.co/52l08xC9WR
Retweeted by Karen AttiahWe love you, America.
Retweeted by Karen AttiahShort answer: No. https://t.co/YaMJcM6Ll7Y’all really think this praying for old judges to live longer than others, because the future of the world depends on it, is a good system?
Retweeted by Karen AttiahRuth Bader as a senior at Cornell in December, 1953. https://t.co/gJPaCmtLSe
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9/19
2020
I'm putting on Vaseline now. Same https://t.co/1b6S2jR5WY
Retweeted by Karen Attiah"When I’m sometimes asked when will there be enough [women on the supreme court]? And I say ‘When there are nine.’… https://t.co/kQgstBHnBi
Retweeted by Karen Attiah"Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you." — Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Retweeted by Karen AttiahTell 2020 to come meet me outside https://t.co/pqhiyomMOLFor the like the 100th time this year I'm asking 🗣🗣🗣🗣did we miss rapture? Are we the ones left behind?
Retweeted by Karen AttiahOh my God. RBG. Fuck.
Retweeted by Karen AttiahFuck Fuckkkkk Fucckkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkk
Retweeted by Karen AttiahFUCKKKKKKKKKKKKK
Retweeted by Karen AttiahMay her memory be a revolution.
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @KarenAttiah Ruth Ginsburg was dope. Lots of strength, sacrifice and integrity, right until the end. I just hope th… https://t.co/HuX2AUmXIW
Retweeted by Karen Attiahwatching the collective fuck on twitter right now. is this trauma bonding
Retweeted by Karen AttiahThe American section of my TL is full of f bombs right now.
Retweeted by Karen AttiahNo words.I need to apologize in advance. I really want to pause and give RBG her flowers. She deserves so much praise and ce… https://t.co/m3oH63eacr
Retweeted by Karen AttiahI walked past this sign this evening in DC and chuckled. An hour later, her death was announced. Rest in power, RBG https://t.co/waRu7UqT8e
Retweeted by Karen AttiahMotion granted https://t.co/1KFczE26wG
Retweeted by Karen AttiahFrom 2019 https://t.co/fettCBYMTe
Retweeted by Karen AttiahI want off this timeline“My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new President is installed.” https://t.co/FadGULq8Al
Retweeted by Karen AttiahSame. I was avoiding saying it on Twitter, but F U C K, man. RBG?! This year?! This close to an election?! https://t.co/gtVkpoxuIt
Retweeted by Karen AttiahJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg #hero https://t.co/1uXw5zc43i
Retweeted by Karen AttiahWhew. We are all the way fucked.
Retweeted by Karen AttiahFuck.
Retweeted by Karen AttiahRest In Power. ❤️ https://t.co/5OUxxCuWY0
Retweeted by Karen AttiahJustice Ginsberg’s dying message: “My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is ins… https://t.co/djaMisq3h1
Retweeted by Karen Attiaha lot of F-bombs on my timeline rnlet’s unplug 2020, wait ten seconds and then just leave it unplugged
Retweeted by Karen AttiahUS Supreme Court: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg has died. https://t.co/q78wKTAwkw
Retweeted by Karen AttiahAssociate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died this evening surrounded by her family at her home in Washington, D.C., d… https://t.co/2a1r5QuLrf
Retweeted by Karen Attiahfuck.Wow. 2020 needs to go straight to hellWASHINGTON (AP) -- Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died of metastatic pancreatic cancer at age 87.
Retweeted by Karen AttiahFFSRuth Bader Ginsberg has died according to Associated Press.Oh noooooooothis story is WILD Perspective | Gene Weingarten: A neighbor asked for a tomato. This is where the story gets weir… https://t.co/yOoJeNVFWuBout to hop on this conversation. Tune in. https://t.co/9Vz4l91Txh
Retweeted by Karen AttiahBlue buttons float on the ocean's surface. They cannot control their direction. They cannot even swim. Relatives of… https://t.co/iUjNoz0N3Q
Retweeted by Karen AttiahBlue sea dragons, called Glaucus, hunt Velella, Poprita, & the deadly man-o-war jelly (called Physalia). Glaucus th… https://t.co/Plv69hfZ5T
Retweeted by Karen AttiahFriday PSA https://t.co/w8FJBOQwLyVote! https://t.co/Iy2IEGEcC7 @karenkho Hugs, Karen @danielwaweru I will fight youSome of y'all have heard about the fire and we truly appreciate all the love you've sent. We're alive, and that's w… https://t.co/g5tAcASXfA
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @yashar Lollll relatable🤣🤣🤣 “leave the jollof in the house and let me eat” https://t.co/3bfBdTecEiBrace yourselves: I am coming out as white in a press conference later on today
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @BrentNYT This brightened my day.Not shocking but it needed to be said https://t.co/gls9Q5RYad
Retweeted by Karen AttiahOoooh I like this a lot. Very apt. https://t.co/YzusiLI6rK
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @KarenAttiah I completely agree. Most tiramisu is disappointing. The cocoa powder makes looks like it should have m… https://t.co/IcUHlGyNcY
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @michele_norris @EricMGarcia Okay, I didn't even know Kansas had BBQI haven't had a good jollof fight in a while. Is the jollof war over? Am I a retired soldier? @KarenAttiah serve BBQ with jollof rice and exponentially increase your arguments https://t.co/nTAwMkAuX8
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @your_mominlaw See, you get it. @KarenAttiah Tiramisu is no one’s first choice, and in related news, fruit isn’t a dessert.
Retweeted by Karen AttiahI just watched “Cuties” on Netflix (without reading reviews or the outrage over it) and I think it’s a great film t… https://t.co/vwqYuTu5mP
Retweeted by Karen AttiahMe, when I said tiramisu isn't that good https://t.co/OPwE85sKtVWhen I say Texas BBQ is better than North Carolina BBQ. https://t.co/1CdDbzRee0
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @EricMGarcia How is this debatable?We should all read this slowly and stop for a moment and think seriously about what Karen is saying! It is obvious… https://t.co/xdOYJPhuxC
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @KarenAttiah @Karenknowsbest I truly believe this is a legacy of slavery. The mindset that justifies the exploitati… https://t.co/ts2vF14cB9
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @LK_Rigel @Karenknowsbest I agreeMy grandmother passed away this week and I don't feel like being on here but I was told that it would be helpful to… https://t.co/ZSAjw4fi8V
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @KarenAttiah I'm reading "Our Malady" by Timothy Snyder, and finding his lyrical writing on this subject to be very… https://t.co/HAXySgayHU
Retweeted by Karen AttiahSometimes I wonder if we really do deserve better after all we voted these people into office we did not vote them… https://t.co/60A0b9rGBw
Retweeted by Karen AttiahAmen. https://t.co/5itGXqKR42
Retweeted by Karen AttiahThis is one of my biggest takeaways from living in places where governments regulate (especially companies) and pro… https://t.co/Lq2QiwbTGJ
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @daveweigel Racial reveal parties are the hottest trend!
9/18
2020
How many of these people are out there?! https://t.co/t71nAIUci3 @ellmcgirt @WajahatAli Ditto on the “very tired” part @WajahatAli I read this as “white supremacy marching on marbles”As I've been saying since March, if he had handled the pandemic competently and we were starting full reopens now l… https://t.co/OezjG0aEkK
Retweeted by Karen AttiahWe’ve fooled ourselves into thinking we ARE the ruling class and anyone who needs or wants more is an undeserving p… https://t.co/s9NUgpYosw
Retweeted by Karen AttiahAs the third-generation of Black women in my family to graduate from the University of Chicago... I can say with so… https://t.co/2G5QNLqfGp
Retweeted by Karen AttiahInsert newsroom for academia. https://t.co/i942trNBcm
Retweeted by Karen AttiahI’d say it takes it further. “Political correctness” to me, has always had more to do with respect and kindness. Th… https://t.co/YYiZ39YloQ
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @turboeasteregg Wow. This is a gut punch. I need to read this.I'm reading "Our Malady" by Timothy Snyder, and finding his lyrical writing on this subject to be very touching. Ho… https://t.co/PJW6b9s2El
Retweeted by Karen AttiahPres Trump claims the 1619 project distorts and "rewrites" American history. He says the project wrongly says Ameri… https://t.co/J2qQEDQA7N
Retweeted by Karen AttiahI cant stop thinking about the Black woman who blew the needed whistle on ICE. So proud of her and also, so afraid… https://t.co/dmlC9TGBOj
Retweeted by Karen AttiahTHIS. I tell my family all the time that the government really thought ONE check of $1200 was enough and their resp… https://t.co/VyF5AJRTdn
Retweeted by Karen AttiahIt 👏🏾 doesn't 👏🏾 have 👏🏾 to 👏🏾 be 👏🏾 like 👏🏾 this 👏🏾 https://t.co/0hOk2URulM
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @afrosypaella There are some great people trying to increase social rituals and visibility around other forms of fe… https://t.co/JRZPMrBAB0
Retweeted by Karen AttiahThis is such an important ideal. So many citizens think government suck, so expectations for what is possible (or w… https://t.co/6cdihzZKwR
Retweeted by Karen AttiahMy colleague @karenattiah with some astute observations here - Opinion | Don’t fall for the ‘Cuties’ outrage. Ameri… https://t.co/Kh9uImqAsj
Retweeted by Karen Attiah @KarenAttiah I think there’s a massive failure of imagination in this country. A lot of people really can’t seem to… https://t.co/bWDNRihpBo
Retweeted by Karen AttiahNot only Americans. People around the world are indoctrinated to expect nothing, to join the rat race, and to look… https://t.co/hOf4bZ9ake
Retweeted by Karen AttiahHard agree. Americans should take a small trip to Canada and get an idea of what a functioning and generous civic i… https://t.co/zwn8uhj8Ju
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9/17
2020

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