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Liza Behrendt @lizaveta9 Occupied Massachusset land

Movement organizer/fundraiser. She/her.

722 Following   2,611 Followers   4,815 Tweets

Joined Twitter 6/9/09


white LGBTQ+ people may love @MassAGO but we have to hold her accountable to getting our Black & brown siblings out… https://t.co/DbQoRutp5Q
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtIf @MassAGO is really the People’s Lawyer, that means incarcerated people too. Maura Healey, do everything you can… https://t.co/8sMkdnz4Mr
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4/9
2020
I'll always remember the day Bernie ruined PassoverDear @RepPressley, @SenMarkey, and @SenWarren: You authorize funding for Israeli blockade, of Gaza. How do you ex… https://t.co/cg9ufHQ6kx @davidgross_man 2 6 8!!!!
4/8
2020
I contacted the MA Parole Board to demand they release of as many people as possible. 300 people are approved for p… https://t.co/fFDqBvb4GD
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtBest crisis response? Long-term community-based solutions so that we don't repeat the mistakes that got us here. … https://t.co/rdpxihC7Bb
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4/7
2020
Wow! A collaborative, transformative strategy to move resources to communities across MA most impacted by the COVID… https://t.co/kuOybEn5fX
4/6
2020
Folks in my mentions defending landlords, uh, *evicting people during a pandemic* should know that bootlicking can spread the virus
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4/4
2020
Thank you to friends and authors like @colsonwhitehead and poet/writer friends like @cassandraintroy who are suppor… https://t.co/okMlJkvyg2
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtWhen jews are really into tikkun olam but aren’t socialists https://t.co/7Rxuemcrng
Retweeted by Liza Behrendti’m still writing poems for people who donate to the @quill_books_bev fund! $25 gets you a poem, $40 gets you a typ… https://t.co/NcIR88libl
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4/3
2020
Homophobia kills. https://t.co/RSbKtsFVDa
4/2
2020
Support the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe in maintining control over what is left of their homelands. https://t.co/lwqp3OCMTnWHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON!?? It's April 1st & families across MA today are in the scariest time of their lives, won… https://t.co/VKsXyUKHmY
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtTHREAD: The @BOSCityCouncil passed my resolution today for a moratorium on rent, mortgage, foreclosure, & eviction… https://t.co/8sqb00EEYc
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4/1
2020
It's past time for Massachusetts to take some basic steps to keep us all safe in this pandemic: - Ban evictions -… https://t.co/Qkj6qdLRez
3/31
2020
I stand with the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe in their fight to restore lands that belong to them, and I oppose the disg… https://t.co/u0rMR14uyQ
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtToday the Bureau of Indian Affairs told the Mashpee Wampanoag that their reservation is being disestablished and th… https://t.co/NVHP0sPd8E
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtI can’t say this enough: 🗣 POOR AND MIDDLE CLASS FOLKS DONATE MORE -BY PERCENTAGE- OF THEIR WEALTH AND RESOURCES… https://t.co/2sii6iuRQt
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtVICTORY! @Microsoft divests from AnyVision, Israeli facial recognition tech company! This after powerful exposé by… https://t.co/07sVAimof2
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3/29
2020
@GLADLaw Seeing new audiobooks are ready for me from @BPLBoston !!!
3/27
2020
I just signed @UNITEHERE26 petition: Workers Who Feed Fenway Must Not Be Left Behind. Sign here:… https://t.co/zPpawS520nshould this be my zoom background at work https://t.co/KDhHhpexM0My email to Frank Baker imploring him to join every other Boston City Councilor and support @RicardoNArroyo’s propo… https://t.co/KjKL3Sz4rOYou need to release people from state and county prisons, and ICE detention facilities @MassGovernor. This is a pub… https://t.co/OBpRZNFxFH
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtToday, all Councilors, except for Frank Baker, supported my resolution calling for a moratorium on rent, mortgage,… https://t.co/yVUGqiDw7I
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtThe Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire was 109 years ago today and we're still fighting for workers rights https://t.co/TL0XeVtpo4
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtIf you are in need of a meal please click the link below: https://t.co/pxbqseO9Pg 🚨 Lunch cut off at 11am 🚨Dinner c… https://t.co/GNjNX0BS4p
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtEconomic toll in Mass. Employed people who have lost a portion of their paycheck, by household income. - <$50k: 44… https://t.co/8OFjxhH6Aj
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3/26
2020
Hey @MACorrections @MassGovernor: You owe all your constituents a response to this devastating letter from ICE deta… https://t.co/Oi6Ip13KNS @lena_stolz @MACorrections yes!We need to get our people out of prisons, jails, and detention centers before they turn into death camps. Please… https://t.co/PltHtgjrcgThank you @replizmalia for co-sponsoring HD.4935, a "Moratorium on Evictions and Foreclosures During the COVID19 Em… https://t.co/mWdRZxlVONI called @MACorrections to demand DOC release as many people as soon as possible. We need all incarcerated elders +… https://t.co/aBV2HVwywJI emailed @DARollins to thank her for releasing certain vulnerable people from Suffolk County jails, but also to sa… https://t.co/Q5QiFCfRiyHey @MassGovernor, your phone lines are overloaded so I humbly ask you to read what I would have said today.- pleas… https://t.co/plT0pceBpk @aptly_engineerd Whaaaat welcome to Boston!
3/24
2020
When Trump has already called for a suspension on foreclosures and evictions, I think the City of Boston can take t… https://t.co/os7OjpDYLS
3/19
2020
Incarcerated people are our loved ones and what happens to them affects us all. That's why we wrote Gov Baker with… https://t.co/QHwIjFIzYk
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3/18
2020
I drew this picture while quarantined in this apartment, because a rent freeze is the most important thing we need… https://t.co/oILyMPntHq
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtAmerican companies denying workers paid sick leave: McDonald's - 517K workers Walmart - 347K workers Kroger - 18… https://t.co/P5yVQiSjHN
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtToday we posted 59 bails at three jails. Jails that worked WITH US to get as many people out as possible. That's… https://t.co/I8O0KhLLVz
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3/17
2020
Here's where to donate to @MassBailFund, which has freed almost 3,000 people: https://t.co/OqpPIShs7YCOVID-19 makes it more urgent than ever to get our people out of jail. If you're looking to support folks most vuln… https://t.co/jkWgVrom9LVICTORY! The Chief Justice of Housing Court in #Massachusetts just ordered the postponement of most #eviction heari… https://t.co/dJJ6c7bMYh
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3/15
2020
Giving them all houses to self isolate in would be quite effective https://t.co/awYEzoJ5Uv
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3/14
2020
As we head into Shabbat we are grateful to congregations that have opened their doors to JVP to be in virtual commu… https://t.co/HphvJmgQMl
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtPartial win for @CityLife_Clvu as they demand a moratorium on ALL evictions in MA. Transformation is possible even… https://t.co/3vGLWTDm9QPlease sign this petition! All hands on deck! #healthnotevictions We need bold leadership !! https://t.co/w3k0kFACYB
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtJamaica Plain / Roxbury - let's make some mutual aid happen. What do you need in these wild times? What can you off… https://t.co/NFNtS0gx56Great news from New Hampshire! Thanks to your calls and advocacy, the NH House voted down HB1251, which would have… https://t.co/84EbKGNiwK
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtI'm terrified. My aunt is a doctor in Iran. Bc of sanctions there is a MASSIVE shortage of medical supplies, includ… https://t.co/zh4fZFcUol
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3/13
2020
Evictions during a pandemic are unimaginably cruel. Also, they jeopardize the health of our entire community. Thank… https://t.co/hSgEO27Cl5"The American Dream is an individuality project, and it is killing us collectively." "As soon as possible, activis… https://t.co/bcHypyemr0👇🏽👇🏽👇🏽👇🏽👇🏽👇🏽👇🏽what it looks like #ReimaginingCommunities #PeopleNotPrisons https://t.co/e4t6mF5T2K
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtI✡️wonder✡️ what✡️ could✡️possibly✡️be✡️different✡️✡️about✡️them✡️ that✡️would✡️cause✡️this✡️ discrepancy✡️in✡️ rea… https://t.co/4knDb9hacH
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtLike many people, i have been canceling travel, events, etc for the next bunch of weeks. I encourage you to do what… https://t.co/VLmaH6UaBv
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtMembers of @CityLife_Clvu rally to postpone Boston housing court cases in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.… https://t.co/nVb6C6kWCk
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtProtest calling for closure of housing court outside BMC amid #COVIDー19 concerns @boston25 https://t.co/xf66yaq5h2
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtNOW: Nearly 30 demonstrators are at Boston Housing Court calling for a moratorium on evictions during the… https://t.co/W4xitHaN27
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtSHUT DOWN HOUSING COURT until the #COVID19 crisis is over! Keep your eyes outs for our petition soon.… https://t.co/459P0iORVa
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3/12
2020
TOMORROW, 8am in front of #Boston Housing Court, we're demanding a moratorium on #evictions during the #COVID19 cri… https://t.co/ofJMloF1kb
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtMany funder friends are asking me how foundations can respond to COVID-19. A good start: Convert every project gran… https://t.co/epmWzgt1Bm
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3/11
2020
Let’s go amo Bernie. You remain so on point & COVID-19 risk has proven your point: better wages & labor conditions… https://t.co/I1LT0wnPDe
Retweeted by Liza Behrendt#COVID19 is a reprojustice issue➡️impacts bodily autonomy. It's an economic justice issue➡️disproportionately impac… https://t.co/KovmGzil2A
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtYour move, @marty_walsh https://t.co/aWMxOLaQtg
3/10
2020
I will be voting for Bernie because of his principles and policies. I will be voting for Bernie because I believe… https://t.co/JbSSvTNc13
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3/9
2020
As a Warren staffer, I’m very tired. It’s tempting to sit this one out. But then I remember that this election isn’… https://t.co/L5B7VdLi09
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtHere is my #1 hot take as a newly-free Warren staffer: THE FUCKING CO-AUTHOR OF THE GODDAMN GREEN NEW DEAL MIGHT L… https://t.co/2VIrCoNQga
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3/7
2020
We’re delivering our coalition’s petition right now for an emergency meeting w/ @marty_walsh for a GOOD plan for… https://t.co/mMhh85kqcc
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3/6
2020
While I'm (obviously) a Bernie supporter, the only reason Elizabeth Warren came in behind a dozey old man like Bide… https://t.co/pSJB8KybJL
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtGave my $27 to @BernieSanders today because I want basic human rights like healthcare & education to be taken for g… https://t.co/0aAOVe0uCf
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtNo. I'm the executive director of @Jetpac_Inc a group that works to increase Muslim representation in politics and… https://t.co/gsaIjEDf9R
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtDonated $18 to Bernie because this is not over and we can still win this thing for the movement!!!!
3/5
2020
Biden could have believed women AND stopped a conservative Supreme Court nominee, just by supporting Anita Hill. By… https://t.co/aOoa6aqw9hGood morning! (1)The race is tied; tons more primaries. They want us to give up, but we keep fighting (2) 100% focu… https://t.co/tLRfABBRFo
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtThe #MAforBernie campaign gave me the opportunity to sharpen my organizing, meet my neighbors, and deepen my solida… https://t.co/l36sGJkSsCAnd the reason I support bernie in the first place is that he’s a politician-as-organizer, and this is one strategy… https://t.co/n3UtXBteSgI’m sad, angry, and scared as I come to terms with Bernie going from brief frontrunner back to underdog. But trying… https://t.co/2p2T8AuPMhKathyrn Burton's last job? COO for New Boston Ventures, who you may know from wanting to bulldoze the Harriet Tubma… https://t.co/ECWeoctJj1
Retweeted by Liza Behrendt*ALL HANDS ON DECK* LA: Bernie campaign asking for urgent help RIGHT NOW tonight for thousands of college students… https://t.co/mZS8nAKGuo
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3/4
2020
Massachusetts, have you voted yet? You have THREE more hours to get to the polls! If you are in line by 8, they le… https://t.co/Oj966FIBNbAn infectious disease is spreading across the US. Quickly, we must prevent Universal Healthcare!
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtOut in front of English High this morning, reminding JP to vote for ARMANI WHITE for Democratic State Committee (2n… https://t.co/qltumexV95I am tired of extreme wealth inequality, extreme corporate greed and monopolization, extreme risk to the planet fro… https://t.co/5z7yLV7t2Z
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtExcited to vote for my dear friend Armani White @Ziggy617 for Democratic State Committee. Armani is a seasoned act… https://t.co/uc8dV5Y7ME
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3/3
2020
BREAKING: Tufts SJP introduces referendum to END all military training trips for campus police through campaign to #EndTheDeadlyExchange!
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtWe’re out here deep making sure folks know to vote for Armani White for 2nd Suffolk Democratic State Committee Tues… https://t.co/pEHcMvKiVk
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtVote @Ziggy617! @massdems #bospoli https://t.co/xcTg1uqAg9
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtIf you vote in the 2nd Suffolk district of Boston (includes JP and Roxbury), please help elect ARMANI WHITE tomorro… https://t.co/NSWm5BEDJZ
3/2
2020
Bernie’s housing plan is what tipped me from supporter to volunteer, and I make sure to mention rent control to mos… https://t.co/qX8IEojJBhI just phonebanked a woman who said she’s not voting. When I asked "are you sure you don't wanna help stop Donald t… https://t.co/EGv4QUpe7dMy accidental experiment with writing articles critical of @PeteButtigieg and @BernieSanders in 2 consecutive weeks… https://t.co/xqkzMtUREx
Retweeted by Liza BehrendtCome hang out with me and Sheena today for bernie https://t.co/GGHwISnHptLiberals who love AOC but hate Bernie https://t.co/zXPtcG6Fuq
2/29
2020
EARLY voted for Bernie and @Ziggy617 today! #MAforBernie #NotMeUs https://t.co/DhX1NsXcfYProud to have Warren as my senator and to be team #BernieForMA! https://t.co/cQOVreqlI9We don’t need saviors. We need partners who use their platforms to elevate our fight for more just & affordable hou… https://t.co/QvXulDvYta
Retweeted by Liza Behrendt‼️BIG DEAL ‼️ https://t.co/B0qX7o4kzD
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2/28
2020

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