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Shannon Watts @shannonrwatts NRA’s head, rent free

Founder of @MomsDemand, grassroots army of @Everytown. NRA’s worst nightmare. Fight Like a Mother author. https://t.co/nS9vvU27fB

13,860 Following   457,155 Followers   124,150 Tweets

Joined Twitter 2/3/11


The Louisville, Kentucky, police chief was fired because the officers involved in fatal shooting of #DavidMcAtee du… https://t.co/Y7BaX3tTQO
Retweeted by Shannon Watts“In life’s unforgiving arithmetic, we‘re the sum of our choices. Republicans have made theirs for 1,200 days. We ca… https://t.co/mHTInFeB6Z
Retweeted by Shannon Watts @clark_boyd https://t.co/5UmK7ZdRL5Finally a religious ritual I can get behind. Where do I sign up for my Bible bag? https://t.co/JiNdc1Dj0fTonight is a good night to follow and donate to Iowa Democratic Congressional candidate, a gun sense champion, JD S… https://t.co/hDxVxjjC9rLet’s make sure we all take a moment to give @IvankaTrump credit for this debacle. https://t.co/izHa0bFaN1Ferguson, Missouri - which is a 67.4% Black majority city - just elected its first Black mayor-elect tonight: Ella… https://t.co/YtWc17Y1DL @shannonrwatts Klancelled
Retweeted by Shannon WattsOh. My. God. Steve King was finally mancelled. https://t.co/KStRWIJ218Florida Sheriff Grady Judd, an @NRA ally, commenting on social media rumors that riot activity may start trickling… https://t.co/sEcnhI8jEG.@NRA is exploiting a pandemic and civil unrest to juice gun sales and to try and pass its priority legislation - C… https://t.co/bnwrNKM0RvWho are the guys in Under Armour? https://t.co/jhbg4JRVt0Donald Trump doesn’t give a frog’s fat ass about the First Amendment because the Second Amendment lines his coffers. https://t.co/8rMnXHEpL2
6/3
2020
Today is New Mexico's primary election day. I'm making GOTV phone calls for @MomsDemand #GunSenseCandidatehttps://t.co/Ccj7N5vEU6
Retweeted by Shannon WattsNEW: 32 guns stolen from Red’s Indoor Range in Pflugerville, $5K reward offered https://t.co/wqJv2CplMx
Retweeted by Shannon WattsAlright Maryland! You’ve got a few more hours to drop off your ballot or vote in person! Go to… https://t.co/7sJVuzNjcU
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Retweeted by Shannon WattsSocially distanced from the downtown march for #GeorgeFloyd, Houston @MomsDemand volunteers peacefully protested ra… https://t.co/APSODgTTeu
Retweeted by Shannon WattsI invite you to join me and support community groups working to end gun violence and the impact of racial injustice… https://t.co/MsmmxBLBrx
Retweeted by Shannon WattsTrump's disapproval rating has been on the rise again, now up to 54%. There were some presidents with lower approva… https://t.co/chCxcCCFS0
Retweeted by Shannon WattsHouston Peace leverages the support of private, philanthropic, faith-based, school, and other stakeholders to ident… https://t.co/Ti3bnmzzk9There are 23 Republican incumbents in the Senate on the ballot in November. Every last one of them should be booted… https://t.co/vpN0xdBkvt
Retweeted by Shannon WattsBarr personally ordered law enforcement to push back Lafayette Square protesters: report https://t.co/drHdDdxvQh https://t.co/7CFeIagMEf
Retweeted by Shannon Watts @ReutersPR @Reuters And just like that, Reuters became a news source never to be trusted again. Mark the date. Today was the end.
Retweeted by Shannon WattsHandy thread. https://t.co/ykPlnh0cHN
Retweeted by Shannon WattsThe Pivot to Peace Program in Louisville, Kentucky, includes a hospital based violence intervention program and pro… https://t.co/2DchJFL4tDJoe Biden recognizes the urgent need for real reform to address our broken policing system. I’m proud to support… https://t.co/SxTFk4aYad
Retweeted by Shannon WattsUnequal deaths among people of color from COVID-19 and George Floyd’s death both speak to the same fundamental issu… https://t.co/aKlWgI9K74
Retweeted by Shannon WattsMomma's Safe Haven, a DC-area Black woman-owned non-profit, provides trauma-informed, therapeutic services for surv… https://t.co/EKYbASj6VJFirst I'm coming for that orange ass clowns job in November then I'm going after his GOP goons. https://t.co/5QaPEnguJ3
Retweeted by Shannon WattsToday, Hadiya Pendleton should be turning 23, but her life was cut short by gun violence. I #WearOrange bc it is Ha… https://t.co/lyr7g9HKgY
Retweeted by Shannon WattsSix Atlanta police officers charged in excessive force case https://t.co/a8yQXBMG4I
Retweeted by Shannon WattsMinnesota @momsdemand volunteers have been working with two Minneapolis organizations: MAD DADS (… https://t.co/cDSkMyJN7iNYTOpinion Live Chat With Charles Blow https://t.co/DVqtUqGuAh
Retweeted by Shannon WattsUPDATED, JUNE 2, 2020: Download, print, or share these resources in case you or someone you know is arrested while… https://t.co/0qJLbms6sq
Retweeted by Shannon Wattsseeing alot of disregard for the black woman killed by police brutality. Here are their names ⬇️
Retweeted by Shannon Watts“We are halfway through the year, and black people, as always, are braced for more footage showing our men, women a… https://t.co/HyVP2NjedZ
Retweeted by Shannon Watts"I promise you this, I won't traffic in fear or division. I won't fan the flames of hate. I'll seek to heal the rac… https://t.co/H4pUkISO9ZJoin me in supporting community organizations working at the intersection of racial justice and gun violence preven… https://t.co/eQhgFVzf68"A country is crying out for leadership. Leadership that can unite us, leadership that brings us together, leadersh… https://t.co/zNTOfpJAFe
Retweeted by Shannon WattsJoe Biden: "We can't leave this moment thinking that we can once again turn away." "The moment has come for our na… https://t.co/wKnjZEZ7uJ
Retweeted by Shannon WattsNEW: Joe Biden outlines police reform proposals in wake of death of George Floyd, and calls on Congress to begin wo… https://t.co/15qoR0cn78
Retweeted by Shannon WattsHere is a comprehensive list of bail funds, mutual aid groups, and other places to donate to support protesters and… https://t.co/KnMTWnsNtc
Retweeted by Shannon WattsHere are 5 ways to help from home as we fight for freedom, equity and justice for black communities.… https://t.co/Yw1AtZ9Dhp
Retweeted by Shannon Watts“The ballot is stronger than the bullet,” Abraham Lincoln New Mexico South Dakota Washington, D.C. Montana Indiana… https://t.co/ryDqdZHTGhVoting is one of the most powerful forms of #protest. Elections TODAY (6/2) in: D.C. Indiana Maryland Montana Mis… https://t.co/TBRAhNV6jv
Retweeted by Shannon WattsThey are NOT going to target the white supremacists and the proud boys. They are going to target Black kids they… https://t.co/qbx7h6QLmy
Retweeted by Shannon Watts“The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth on them,” Ida B. Wells #BlackOutTuesday https://t.co/idQrE2YAz9“In life’s unforgiving arithmetic, we‘re the sum of our choices. Republicans have made theirs for 1,200 days. We ca… https://t.co/mHTInFeB6ZJacob Bracken, 39, has been arrested by California police for assault with a deadly weapon. https://t.co/zLeCbQi0kJThe Louisville, Kentucky, police chief was fired because the officers involved in fatal shooting of #DavidMcAtee du… https://t.co/Y7BaX3tTQOThis is disgusting. Guessing this man considers himself a Christian. #flapol https://t.co/wwb8bomzAmGeorgia allows the open carry of long guns without a permit. #gapol https://t.co/NBFOYFfWxT
Retweeted by Shannon WattsIn Hyde Park, Chicago. Illinois is one of only five states that does NOT allow open carry. #twill https://t.co/MoML0lMF1G
Retweeted by Shannon Watts @SantiagoReports 😬Armed insurrectionists formed a line to intimidate George Floyd protestors in Crown Point, Indiana. No permit, back… https://t.co/tJBhPDBwzUThere are now two all white armed vigilante groups roaming Fishtown with the blessing of the @phillypolice https://t.co/csGWCDZ6Nw
Retweeted by Shannon WattsIllegal firearms in the downtown area are not invited to a peaceful protest. Arrests have been made in the old mark… https://t.co/gNWdGIfOoV
Retweeted by Shannon Watts#BREAKING NEWS: Pittsburgh Police issue arrest warrant for 20 year old Brian Bartels. Bartels is accused of incitin… https://t.co/DXU3yTEZOo
Retweeted by Shannon WattsMy brother just witnessed this in Upland. This the result from performing a peaceful protest! Make a difference, pu… https://t.co/9UgmiTdYxp
Retweeted by Shannon WattsNew + exclusive from me, @BrandyZadrozny + @_esaliba : This viral tweet claiming to be Antifa calling for violence… https://t.co/pIyOnbTCbw
Retweeted by Shannon WattsOn the first day of #PrideMonth, we remember Tony McDade, a Black trans man who was shot and killed by Tallahassee… https://t.co/iTpZbAxUBq
Retweeted by Shannon WattsFirearms are the leading cause of death for kids and teens in America. Students ➡ We want to hear you -- How has gu… https://t.co/d1mQc61OWg
Retweeted by Shannon WattsFor National Gun Violence Awareness Week, I’m sharing this #WearOrange pic of me in Atlanta last July. Don’t forge… https://t.co/u6PFAHucwN
Retweeted by Shannon WattsIn South Jersey @MomsDemand stands for justice at the I Cant Believe - I Can’t Breathe - I Can’t Bereave Vigil in S… https://t.co/LbBDAQFw0W
Retweeted by Shannon WattsI just sent an urgent message telling my state senator to oppose a dangerous bill that would gut safety training re… https://t.co/uOyJfTjtf3
Retweeted by Shannon Watts“James Scurlock wasn’t killed in an isolated incident – he was killed while protesting the injustices and systemic… https://t.co/Uh291RYD8s
Retweeted by Shannon WattsMy daughter and I in Oakland to help community clean up for our town and local businesses. Beautiful murals being p… https://t.co/AjqkPoUYbP
Retweeted by Shannon WattsI just sent an urgent message telling my Tennessee state lawmakers to vote NO on 3 dangerous gun bills that they're… https://t.co/EWyubGvdxw
Retweeted by Shannon Watts.@GovAbbott today declared a state of disaster in every Texas county because of a "threats and incidents of violenc… https://t.co/n6lO1625xz
Retweeted by Shannon WattsHonored to work alongside residents & local artist, Nick Meister on a mural in the South District neighborhood. Cel… https://t.co/qYfHAZ4nZH
Retweeted by Shannon WattsIn the lead-up to National Gun Violence Awareness Day, follow some of the Black-led organizations doing vital work… https://t.co/HsyYLhsfWw
Retweeted by Shannon WattsAs a parent, this makes me want to go fucking spider monkey. https://t.co/sHD0F26NIWThis tweet is a veritable thirst trap of Vice Presidential aspirations. https://t.co/Z8jFCOSLJMAccording to witnesses, a disagreement occurred between some protesters and another group of people at a Lynchburg,… https://t.co/dU0lU3sjmJThere is no age limit, no permit, no training required to open carry a long gun in Texas. #txlege https://t.co/m4VPdAzgYo"He didn't break any laws." It should break the law when anti-government gun extremists who want a civil war show u… https://t.co/zYVhxcOBeDA man in Upland, California, just threatened George Floyd protestors. California is one of five states where open c… https://t.co/Q1JiREbEBcNew reporting: After Putin gave Trump a pep talk about how strongmen don’t hide in their houses with the lights off… https://t.co/36bTVbX48W
Retweeted by Shannon WattsDonald Trump holding a Bible upside down is truly Waiting for Guffman territory. https://t.co/gpsy0ulok7
6/2
2020
George Floyd, Ahmaud Aubrey, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, James Scurlock, David McAtee... https://t.co/C4SIABrhpGThank you @GovPritzker. When will American newspapers or Republicans or even Democrats call on the President to res… https://t.co/wWMkaVmI89After the raid in Waco, the @NRA called it an example of "massively armed mobs of ... agents invading homes of inno… https://t.co/G66VeUfqqWEven during a global pandemic and national unrest, Donald Trump is sending a dog whistle to armed insurrectionists… https://t.co/wnY7uT7T83Donald Trump says he’s deploying “thousands and thousands of heavily armed soldiers, military personnel and law enf… https://t.co/h0S1ImPJWY.@MomsDemand stands in partnership and solidarity with individuals and organizations that have led anti-violence an… https://t.co/xxp0xpiFBUWhat’s the difference between 1968 and 2020? Easy civilian access to nearly 400 million guns - twice as many per ca… https://t.co/cZXxadVf8p
Retweeted by Shannon WattsThis is tragic. The equivalent of 20 mass shootings in one weekend in one city. #twill https://t.co/8lxieNRbPL
Retweeted by Shannon Watts“It would not take much more to truly set the country aflame. It’s not just the news that’s turned nightmarish. It‘… https://t.co/DX5mtWaVrF“If for any reason the president of the United States feels that it’s not getting done the way it should and decide… https://t.co/FNlSgsT48CHow many homicide investigations of black men conclude in a no charge decision after 36 hours, and rely in no small… https://t.co/hclbBNQtF5
Retweeted by Shannon WattsJune 5th, @MomsDemand NC will honor a day for gun violence survivors: #WearOrange . We will take our fight for gun… https://t.co/DOF5UV7R4R
Retweeted by Shannon WattsHe told the governors to shoot protestors—and not in self-defense, but as “retribution.” https://t.co/B6UFXobSfb
Retweeted by Shannon WattsDon Kleine and Douglas County have made a huge mistake. James Scurlock was murdered, and his murderer should be put… https://t.co/sDRIdidxhy
Retweeted by Shannon WattsBREAKING: An independent autopsy performed by pathologist Dr. Michael Baden and Dr. Alllecia Wilson found that… https://t.co/7oeLHSoYVkKleine now saying he doesn't understand why racism exists in America and that perhaps it's because we don't get to… https://t.co/KVZEYSS48EBuzzFeed News reported that witnesses said the man who shot #JamesScurlock used racial slurs before firing, and tha… https://t.co/ZnQ3Hi95EnNO CHARGES. Kleine's summary: Gardner waved his gun around to scare #JamesScurlock off, a physical altercation ensu… https://t.co/MACowMPtauKleine, "I hope that this great community that we live in can get through this ... without disruption. This is the… https://t.co/shFF4XYzF9
6/1
2020

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