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Shaun King @shaunking Brooklyn via LA via ATL via KY

Co-Founder @TheNorthStar & @RealJusticePAC; Columnist @TheIntercept & @TheAppeal; Mornings @TJMShow; https://t.co/TCtHkUOw5v /news@shaunking.org

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Subscribe to @Justice_Podcast with hosts @jduffyrice and @ClintSmithIII to learn more about our criminal justice sy… https://t.co/pOcynxB0ID
Retweeted by Shaun KingRochester may become the first city in New York with a civilian board that has the power to discipline police offic… https://t.co/tVpvZeT2gE
Retweeted by Shaun KingIn a wide-ranging interview, Boudin, a progressive reform candidate, told The Appeal he wants to redefine ‘public s… https://t.co/TX0eu4DgqP
Retweeted by Shaun KingA story we’ve been wanting to tell for five years starts now. What are you waiting for? Watch with us. #blackishhttps://t.co/UX1PFbVIbX
Retweeted by Shaun KingTonight's #blackish tackles colorism. Co-showrunner @mrkennysmith and writer @MisterSawgee spoke to us about the ep… https://t.co/HGk6ybOzMo
Retweeted by Shaun KingLoving the discussion on #Blackish about Colorism. The only thing I would give a note if I could was to say “enslav… https://t.co/4iPr8uDSVF
Retweeted by Shaun King"My goal is to make sure that the law is enforced equally against people whether they are civilian or law enforceme… https://t.co/a7KtrVUb5K
Retweeted by Shaun KingUnder Pennsylvania's drug delivery resulting in death statute, a man faces up to 40 years in prison for sharing her… https://t.co/DXLgo8ijrl
Retweeted by Shaun King. @MiamiHerald Armando Salguero Compares Colin Kaepernick to Satan; Kaepernick Has Raised Millions of Dollars For S… https://t.co/EYX0lcQQiT
Retweeted by Shaun KingWhen it comes to doing the right thing and helping people, I’ve never backed down from a fight – and I won’t start… https://t.co/6k0fnvQSPA
Retweeted by Shaun KingI can’t even imagine what they have on Graham. Senator Lindsey Graham in 2015: “Donald Trump is a race-baiting,… https://t.co/4oqEMZ77Yv
Retweeted by Shaun KingThey got to him, he is compromised! https://t.co/m8sB3EmElg
Retweeted by Shaun KingTonight I announced that I’m preparing to run for president, because I believe we’re all called to make a differenc… https://t.co/6vRsOzWBvb
Retweeted by Shaun KingTONIGHT: @SenGillibrand stops by @colbertlateshow to announce that she is forming an exploratory committee to run f… https://t.co/6puoxOiQWC
Retweeted by Shaun KingSome key policies Gillibrand 2020 will embrace: - Universal paid family leave - Combating sexual misconduct (milit… https://t.co/Pw7fJqHrlt
Retweeted by Shaun KingIn NY, our "discovery" laws allow prosecutors to withhold the most important information from my clients *until the… https://t.co/ahbsXmK9LC
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1/16
2019
I stood with my fellow 1st term colleagues to call on Senate Republicans to act and end this shutdown. U.S. Senator… https://t.co/L8bZa7GKkC
Retweeted by Shaun Kingdue to a large order placed yesterday, we're all out of hamberders. just serving hamburgers today.
Retweeted by Shaun KingAn exchange to watch. Cory Booker confronts William Barr's record on the criminal justice. "Sir, I was a young bla… https://t.co/sH2ORaWynm
Retweeted by Shaun KingHarris asks Barr if Trump violated the Presidential Records Act when he reportedly took his interpreter's notes fro… https://t.co/HakSqZMrDL
Retweeted by Shaun KingPlease follow @TheNorthStar on Instagram @: https://t.co/pCsBANMgdrOh? What’s that? The majority of Americans respect when you break down reasonable policy proposals that are desig… https://t.co/QwR57yl79i
Retweeted by Shaun KingTomorrow we will launch the second season of “Justice In America,” available on iTunes, Stitcher, SoundCloud, or wh… https://t.co/8lkRuyK0h1
Retweeted by Shaun KingHEY. @NBCNews. WHITE SUPREMACY IS RACIST. AND WATERING DOWN THAT TRUTH IN ANYWAY PROTECTS WHITE SUPREMACY. AND PROT… https://t.co/0KCJjng6XD
Retweeted by Shaun KingThe ‘Failure to Appear’ Fallacy | Prosecutors denounce bail reform efforts when people miss court dates, but ‘failu… https://t.co/VgJviKKlNL
Retweeted by Shaun King“We can’t change the world, unless we change.” - Majority Leader @CPeoplesStokes quoting the great Biggie Smalls.… https://t.co/apkz8g7xOM
Retweeted by Shaun KingBREAKING: Iowa Governor Proposes to Restore Voting Rights for People with Felony Convictions. Iowa is currently on… https://t.co/qB7AzGYbNM
Retweeted by Shaun KingStanding strong for our students! #UTLAStrong #LAUSDStrike #redfored https://t.co/E4SSZhf3fd
Retweeted by Shaun KingI'm thrilled to join my brother @shaunking and @TheNorthStar to use journalism as a tool in the fight for freedom a… https://t.co/fXgd8id3FA
Retweeted by Shaun King @MeganMullally @TheNorthStar THANK YOU!in 2019, let’s focus on justice. join me in becoming a founding member of @shaunking’s new all-access pass to the s… https://t.co/OE5qgf9Mni
Retweeted by Shaun KingIt took me forever, but I finally joined @TheNorthStar. Thank you @shaunking @BenjaminPDixon @KeishaBlain — I’m loo… https://t.co/AcaTX6Sznc
Retweeted by Shaun KingYay! Finally an official founding member of @TheNorthStar 🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾 Yall need to join too! Excited to see what… https://t.co/jubxnOpijZ
Retweeted by Shaun KingThere are some great people working on @TheNorthStar, and they are still in need of members to help make it a reali… https://t.co/53FGhVjqiW
Retweeted by Shaun Kinghonestly if you’re not a founding member Building The North Star then what are you doing!? just skip one coffee a m… https://t.co/PlqpNqsNDH
Retweeted by Shaun KingOur launch is now exactly ONE MONTH AWAY! That means you now have just 30 days to become a Founding Member to help… https://t.co/0d4ZzfIzOi
Retweeted by Shaun KingThe fact that this rebuke was so milquetoast that King himself felt comfortable voting for it strongly suggests tha… https://t.co/f71IevcWuI
Retweeted by Shaun KingKing officially disapproves of his own conduct. https://t.co/be3TuCEB7M
Retweeted by Shaun KingTHIS RIGHT HERE is why we are starting @TheNorthStar. NBC News just informed its staff NOT to call Congressman St… https://t.co/UaBGK2uUUH
Retweeted by Shaun KingTheresa May's deal is bad for our economy, for our democracy and for the country. Labour will vote against it toni… https://t.co/yPpVwUKC8w
Retweeted by Shaun KingThe next biggest defeat per @PA was almost 100 years ago when Ramsay MacDonald's government was defeated by 166 vot… https://t.co/0HuWn5bg8R
Retweeted by Shaun KingExtraordinary. Humiliating. Unprecedented. A majority of 230 against PM’s Brexit deal. Twice as many MPs vote no as vote yes
Retweeted by Shaun KingA huge deal. https://t.co/HhvVRs2vskShocking: "Overall," Barr says, he stands by the idea that the criminal justice system treats black and white people similarly.
Retweeted by Shaun KingMass incarceration is a system that preys on and profits off of communities of color. It’s indefensible, and Barr h… https://t.co/HYoTgEnPdj
Retweeted by Shaun KingRemembering you on your 90th birthday and always, Daddy. I miss you. #MLK #MLK90 https://t.co/GH9fPTmTaT
Retweeted by Shaun King.@AOC is the difference between *leadership* and holding office. Other politicians poll test and operate on consen… https://t.co/dT5bhqS9t8
Retweeted by Shaun King @briebriejoy @maxberger @AOC Agreed. One is a thermometer and the other is a thermostat.https://t.co/Zi1JhwCIJd
Retweeted by Shaun King#BREAKING: The @nytimes Editorial Board calls on NYS to #RepealTheBlindfold and reform existing outmoded criminal d… https://t.co/La07Vz8lxt
Retweeted by Shaun KingTHIS RIGHT HERE is why we are starting @TheNorthStar. NBC News just informed its staff NOT to call Congressman St… https://t.co/UaBGK2uUUHThese 4 women are changing the Democratic Party https://t.co/PpN1qJxKuT
Retweeted by Shaun KingCharging people with drug delivery resulting in death has little to no utilitarian value. It just reeks of vengeanc… https://t.co/gUjrVWRaUo
Retweeted by Shaun KingExplaining marginal taxes to a far-right former Governor: Imagine if you did chores for abuela & she gave you $10.… https://t.co/2UtidCC6LD
Retweeted by Shaun King“No Person holding any Office of Profit or Trust under them, shall, without the Consent of the Congress, accept of… https://t.co/Ar8zAl5dSt
Retweeted by Shaun KingThe imperative to appeal to the median white consumer is a form of political correctness so pervasive few recognize… https://t.co/Nb4cqGsD5a
Retweeted by Shaun KingWhat Walker leaves out of the story is that the student had already made $9,999,990 on house work that year and the… https://t.co/6XTnvwrLyP
Retweeted by Shaun KingA PRESIDENT SHOULD NOT PICK HIS INVESTIGATOR
Retweeted by Shaun KingA Pennsylvania man was charged with homicide for sharing drugs with a woman who died from a heroin overdose — even… https://t.co/jlqqH35QtS
Retweeted by Shaun King. @CoryBooker [gives a brief history of racial oppression through law enforcement]. Will you commit to studying the… https://t.co/9LtieILX6F
Retweeted by Shaun KingNBC News staffers have been told not to describe Steve King's racist comments as racist. https://t.co/3z6TR79c4C by @yashar
Retweeted by Shaun KingFor William Barr to imply black and white people are treated "similarly" by the American justice system is to displ… https://t.co/QIq2WrYxhu
Retweeted by Shaun KingGillibrand is going on TV tonight to announce; Klobuchar goes on TV this morning... https://t.co/OyDdCvOCkm
Retweeted by Shaun KingAmy Klobuchar on 2020 to @Morning_Joe: "I have made very clear that I'm looking at this... I also had said I wanted… https://t.co/FSK8BDycgN
Retweeted by Shaun KingRuh roh. Barr backing away from telling us the whole truth about the Mueller Report. Now calling it “The AG’s Report.” Bad sign.
Retweeted by Shaun KingKlobuchar: "If you’re confirmed, will the Justice Department jail reporters for doing their jobs?" Barr does not… https://t.co/2r0x5ruvuP
Retweeted by Shaun KingSen. Hirono just called Barr to task for his refusal to commit to following guidance of career ethics officials. Th… https://t.co/83ZftkhF2y
Retweeted by Shaun KingWilliam Barr has already expressed his bias against the Mueller investigation – that alone should disqualify him fr… https://t.co/X0bbeaoklv
Retweeted by Shaun KingBarr: "I believe the Russians attempted to interfere in the election...and we have to get to the bottom of it." Att… https://t.co/GTvZJxOkg9
Retweeted by Shaun KingNew: Barr says he will not commit to deferring to all of Mueller’s judgments in Mueller probe
Retweeted by Shaun KingBarr’s commitment to seek but not necessarily follow the advice of ethics officials is the Whitaker standard and fa… https://t.co/8ggNdUrl5c
Retweeted by Shaun KingClosely following the William Barr hearing today. It’s critical that the AG represent the interests of the American… https://t.co/vRal1C1pQ2
Retweeted by Shaun KingChesa Boudin, an outspoken deputy public defender in San Francisco, entered the city’s district attorney race today… https://t.co/USYm6vIelo
Retweeted by Shaun KingA Revived “North Star” Emerges next month, with content to agitate for justice in the spirit of #FrederickDouglass:… https://t.co/sdBH19CfDY
Retweeted by Shaun KingI am a founding member of @TheNorthStar. @KeishaBlain, @shaunking and all of the North Star team are speaking truth… https://t.co/CgN72k2mBh
Retweeted by Shaun KingSome in the Democratic Party establishment are starting to act exactly like this cartoon of Schumer and Pelosi's fi… https://t.co/V3Fb87tgEj
Retweeted by Shaun KingBIG NEWS! @TheNorthStar launches on February 14th! We don’t just plan on changing the news, we aim to change the… https://t.co/BlVNTuS6Ad
Retweeted by Shaun KingUsing the 1st quiet moments of a busy weekend to become a member @TheNorthStar. Thx to @KeishaBlain, @shaunking and… https://t.co/BtA1aQtOPe
Retweeted by Shaun KingPlease join me to relaunch The North Star! Started by Frederick Douglass (yes he’s dead despite what Trump says) an… https://t.co/GEGqU5jBkh
Retweeted by Shaun KingPlease join me as a founding member of https://t.co/uxzryLIZuC, inspired by Frederick Douglas's abolitionist newspa… https://t.co/VmPyr5OHZI
Retweeted by Shaun KingI became a founding member, this is a a great chance to help out a new media organization that going to be a strong… https://t.co/3yAh938WlS
Retweeted by Shaun KingBecome a founding member and be on the right side of history. https://t.co/S6HYKXd5vh
Retweeted by Shaun KingHey #Rochester friends! @shaunking, a top-notch scholar-activist, is re-launching @TheNorthStar, Frederick Douglass… https://t.co/YxttA012un
Retweeted by Shaun KingJoin me and 16,000 others who have become founding members of @TheNorthStar - the modern version of Frederick Dougl… https://t.co/EMF2pGHHEI
Retweeted by Shaun KingOur launch is now less than 1 month away! That means you now have just 29 days to become a Founding Member to help… https://t.co/mftz3Ip4Me
Retweeted by Shaun KingSeveral athletes said the food was all cold and stale. Why not bring in a catering company? It’s all so damn dumb. https://t.co/EiUtsdHojo
Retweeted by Shaun KingBREAKING: Our office just won a major case over the Trump Administration! A U.S. District Court Judge has blocked… https://t.co/XBElkToUjC
Retweeted by Shaun KingYes I am breaking down MLK's Letter from A Birmingham Jail and why it answers every question or critique on Colin Kaepernick. Here goes...
Retweeted by Shaun King“Boys will be boys”? Isn’t it time we stopped excusing bad behavior? Re-think and take action by joining us at… https://t.co/jz1qXkPj1a
Retweeted by Shaun KingSeedlings in space! First-ever cotton plant on the Moon growing in #ChangE4 mini biosphere https://t.co/L8YpXqoVIG https://t.co/3NVoCBUn5M
Retweeted by Shaun King"Are you going to step up or not?" Watch the #SpiderManFarFromHome teaser trailer now! 7.5.19 🕷️ https://t.co/z0M8zqCJPI
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis statute is going to lead to a lot of otherwise avoidable death and suffering https://t.co/iFHHadVEcX
Retweeted by Shaun KingShannon Fashian died at Glenn Perella’s home in Pennsylvania, from a heroin overdose. Even though he tried to save… https://t.co/bRr2Je8oCF
Retweeted by Shaun KingIt’s recently come to my attention that I appear in a single paragraph of @JillAbramson upcoming book, Merchants of… https://t.co/agWXNun6Kh
Retweeted by Shaun King~ THREAD ~ I don’t usually do this — and honestly never imagined I’d need to — but I have to do a bit of clarifyin… https://t.co/CAnjTnih6a
Retweeted by Shaun KingOn camera last night Trump said he paid for 300 hamburgers. Now he says it was 1,000. It wasn’t. It was 300. He… https://t.co/fFmOiiEsuBHow in the hell did this man spell “hamberders”???? https://t.co/0DCW2xnipfTrump asks everyone to sit down rather than stand. He explains that this way they can give him standing ovations wh… https://t.co/Z9OqJHpoTu
Retweeted by Shaun KingThank you. President Trump failed the people of Puerto Rico, but I will not. I believe that everybody counts, and I… https://t.co/XotAbKB3Fo
Retweeted by Shaun KingWe received over 300 applications for journalists positions at @TheNorthStar in less than 3 days — the vast majorit… https://t.co/ellz5unmL9
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1/15
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