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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/TCtHkUwVdX /news@shaunking.org

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Gonna share me & @aintacrow's piece on this for anyone who wants to know all the facts & history that were missing… https://t.co/msyQCs8JIC
Retweeted by Shaun KingThe parameters of debate set up on Brian Lehrer's show are very narrow... and by design. The show made it seem lik… https://t.co/ea45xXitdM
Retweeted by Shaun King @Anysia13098852 Our friend @Jasmyne is all over this.No decorations yet, but we have Phase 1 of our Brooklyn based podcasting studio complete. All of the hardware and… https://t.co/VgzThbXrqR
Retweeted by Shaun KingIn 40 days we opened offices in Brooklyn and Atlanta. Built a television studio. Received 1,000+ job applications… https://t.co/oKYr77cUygIn today's Daily Appeal, we look at what has been called the "Kalief Browder effect" - a media culture that now foc… https://t.co/xmJwBeJE3a
Retweeted by Shaun KingHow the collapse of local news is bad for #CriminalJusticeReform from @SarahLustbader @theappeal newsletter today. https://t.co/kgExCdveGS
Retweeted by Shaun KingI’m thinking about this right now bc of the one-two punch of @RachelBarkow’s book “Prisoners of Politics” &… https://t.co/IUO6gLsOhG
Retweeted by Shaun KingThat’s why it’s so terrifying that local news is dying. “Policymakers rely on reporters, especially local reporters… https://t.co/GuPcAxtiF5
Retweeted by Shaun KingHarsh crime policy is traditionally driven by media. But more recently, seeing impact of: “The ‘Kalief Browder effe… https://t.co/KsxcWGhjw8
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis is so beautiful. WATCH THIS. The most touching, inspirational, transparent video I think I’ve ever seen from… https://t.co/b1PMQ0UBms
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis is a thread with factual information. The fact that we included quotes from the Chicago police department and… https://t.co/kwVNJ1HKXN
Retweeted by Shaun KingLike many other women + working people, I occasionally suffer from impostor syndrome: those small moments, especial… https://t.co/vOVoiEolUE
Retweeted by Shaun KingJust a note: Mayor Rahm Emanuel has literally never said this much abt a single documented case of police brutality… https://t.co/tE0XsKOxro
Retweeted by Shaun KingCheck out this short video I made w/ @RBReich & @InequalityMedia. It's called a Tale of 2 Tickets. It's about the c… https://t.co/8rtDlNGWuI
Retweeted by Shaun KingThe felony-murder rule gave prosecutors a powerful bargaining chip to persuade defendants to agree to plea bargains… https://t.co/kWAuYrxg6X
Retweeted by Shaun King.@ChesaBoudin is committed to breaking the cycle of recidivism in San Francisco by addressing the root causes of cr… https://t.co/Q3nDyWgbPB
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis weekend we trended on Twitter when people lied saying we had not launched (we did - go to… https://t.co/LC586kSs8Y
Retweeted by Shaun KingGet a sneak peek of the brand new television studio we are building for @TheNorthStar. We did this with no loans,… https://t.co/l4ZZ6laQwd
Retweeted by Shaun KingOur whole team @TheNorthStar is excited to give you a sneak peek of our very first television studio! We built it… https://t.co/juKCzPbtLf
Retweeted by Shaun King @jsmooth995 RightAdam Milstein, a member of AIPAC’s national council, literally called me a “terrorist” last week and suggested… https://t.co/YfBvJ9rp8v
Retweeted by Shaun KingWhite supremacist violence is on the rise globally. Right-wing extremists killed more people in the US in 2018 than… https://t.co/C8dNjsdMCb
Retweeted by Shaun KingAt this year’s AIPAC conference, the topic PM Netanyahu chose to focus on was…me. https://t.co/HbomAHmh9Y
Retweeted by Shaun KingOur system devastates communities and profits off the caging of black & brown folks. We need to divest from these r… https://t.co/FQ0SZWmWua
Retweeted by Shaun KingMay I suggest, @CNN @AC360 @donlemon, that you have more criminal defense attorneys as commentators. As far as I ca… https://t.co/A8tK3qGTUa
Retweeted by Shaun KingAt a very basic level, do people not understand that prosecutors do not establish truth? That someone can kill som… https://t.co/wnvVSBDr8O
Retweeted by Shaun KingIt is amazing to me how many people take the leap from “there is insufficient evidence to prove beyond a reasonable… https://t.co/wR8HIGLpHN
Retweeted by Shaun KingIt's not often that I want a dude to explain something to me, but if I was going to ask a guy about risk assessment… https://t.co/bEXKi2lZs0
Retweeted by Shaun King“This is a whitewash of justice,” Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says. Says Jessie Smollett did what "other privileged… https://t.co/9MPWfTIqJl
Retweeted by Shaun KingJussie Smollett says he has been "truthful and consistent." https://t.co/LIlJLHUlpF
Retweeted by Shaun KingBaltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby will prosecute Keith Davis for murder for the 4th time in a case mired by… https://t.co/Z2FNbBPBsG
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis sounds so basic, but it is perhaps one of the most important, impactful, criminal justice reforms in the natio… https://t.co/drhsKyX0OG
Retweeted by Shaun KingAs Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby is about to try Keith Davis for the 4th time for murder, former police… https://t.co/pmEP1H8Fe9
Retweeted by Shaun KingTHANKS to our Public Advocate @JumaaneWilliams & @NYCComptroller for standing with us today, demanding for automati… https://t.co/rYJPygUEOT
Retweeted by Shaun KingThank you to the folks at Robert Couche Senior Center in Jamaica for welcoming me today! It was great chatting with… https://t.co/GrsCxdnuNU
Retweeted by Shaun King @JumaaneWilliams @NYCComptroller @SeanMcElwee @altochulo @MaketheRoadAct Let’s make this happen!Our new Blue state legislature has made progress toward ending NY’s incumbency protection program by passing bills… https://t.co/5ZJB7wQBV3
Retweeted by Shaun KingThrilled to join @NYCComptroller, @JumaaneWilliams, @ydanis, @BenKallos, @CMReynoso34, @TechNYC, @MaketheRoadNY,… https://t.co/rjiqoUko2Q
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis is huge: @GovernorVA amends the budget to eliminate driver's license suspension for unpaid court debts and rei… https://t.co/CMjQYw2R6x
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis sounds so basic, but it is perhaps one of the most important, impactful, criminal justice reforms in the natio… https://t.co/drhsKyX0OG"The solution to climate change is not this unserious resolution...the solution to so many of our problems at all t… https://t.co/ieAYOgwWy5
Retweeted by Shaun KingLove will conquer hate. https://t.co/xYV1CpPpe9
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis is so beautiful. WATCH THIS. The most touching, inspirational, transparent video I think I’ve ever seen from… https://t.co/b1PMQ0UBmsThe family that owns OxyContin producer Purdue Pharma donated to anti-Muslim hate groups and other organizations he… https://t.co/BBde7FJC8B
Retweeted by Shaun KingAbsolutely. Spot on from @NYCComptroller https://t.co/EIcCkkU4ouGOP Senators are using their Congressional allowances to print Aquaman posters for themselves to argue that a… https://t.co/L4GRW8LyTb
Retweeted by Shaun KingSenator Mike Lee (R-UT) is on the Senate floor right now discussing @AOC and @SenMarkey's Green New Deal. These a… https://t.co/cI5la4eAM8
Retweeted by Shaun KingIn the face of violent hate and division, we must reaffirm now more than ever: love trumps hate. Hate cannot driv… https://t.co/PSBXQ41I77
Retweeted by Shaun King @Footbal05580545 @Libra_Scale1982 @TalibKweli @WillisBoykins @junotjoyner @BreakingBrown @tonetalkshttps://t.co/mfFJcc1lossomeone hit @iamcardib, tell her i wanna party. ⚡️ money verse 💰 https://t.co/ZP4jwlth64
Retweeted by Shaun KingOne Simple Way To Hold Bad Prosecutors Accountable - The Appeal. Let’s start holding bad prosecutors accountable. ⁦… https://t.co/SiXKMmQXnx
Retweeted by Shaun KingDiscrimination has no place in our society. I am proud to display this flag as a symbol of my support for transgend… https://t.co/VVDyJCQZhL
Retweeted by Shaun KingProud support! "Cabán’s campaign scored big with the backing of the Real Justice PAC, Queens Democratic Socialists… https://t.co/Jz1l4LhlWk
Retweeted by Shaun KingWith the prosecution of THC oil a continuing problem, Raven's article provides valuable context and perspective. https://t.co/Q7rKyqdmcz
Retweeted by Shaun King @Sanity4243 @abroshar @liimissing @EllenKilloran @crimeonlinenews @strawburriez @theappeal @deepgreenphillyhttps://t.co/tV6nbhTt1H
Retweeted by Shaun King @Sanity4243 @abroshar @liimissing @EllenKilloran @crimeonlinenews @strawburriez @theappeal @deepgreenphillyhttps://t.co/Ityca3kJ9I
Retweeted by Shaun King#BREAKING Los Angeles’ two largest Black-owned law firms win largest jury verdict against City of Long Beach in a… https://t.co/u5BFqCLpAG
Retweeted by Shaun KingOur Raven Rakia first broke the story of people in NYC caught vaping marijuana oil being arrested and prosecuted un… https://t.co/zGdWPtMFWA
Retweeted by Shaun KingNew York. We need to elect @CabanForQueens as the next District Attorney of Queens. It's not enough to say we w… https://t.co/ty5qH1E8HWIn the fight for power in New York City, the left is coalescing around Tiffany Cabán as the next Queens district at… https://t.co/UhA2n4GcPO
Retweeted by Shaun King"What sets Cabán apart, in addition to her pledge not to take any corporate PAC money, is her holistic approach to… https://t.co/GFoQl1Jh7d
Retweeted by Shaun KingI’ve posted a lot of selfies with me petitioning for @CabanForQueens. That’s because I believe Tiffany Cabán is the… https://t.co/cPHih5ANxb
Retweeted by Shaun KingIn the fight for power in New York City, the left is coalescing around Tiffany Cabán as the next Queens district at… https://t.co/X6mIw6zw5w
Retweeted by Shaun KingQueens DSA, Real Justice PAC, Working Families Party and other progressive groups are coalescing around Tiffany Cab… https://t.co/Uvs9xwZql6
Retweeted by Shaun KingIf the whole ACA really is unconstitutional then let’s just get everyone health care like other developed countries… https://t.co/0NPAvTPFd1
Retweeted by Shaun KingAnd as an aside, the overall low rate of violations really ought to give one pause about the whole idea of locking… https://t.co/BRcRPCnY8Y
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis is just one of the ways that flawed human reasoning makes its way into supposedly objective algorithms. You ca… https://t.co/Em76NTTMcP
Retweeted by Shaun KingOnly 35% of people at the *highest* level of risk violate, and if you leave out technical violations, it's only 20%! https://t.co/niAoBxXKEh
Retweeted by Shaun KingThe federal PTRA used to gauge risk pretrial has 5 risk levels. You (or a judge reading a PTRA report) might think… https://t.co/p3p6Pdu9AQ
Retweeted by Shaun KingI should say right away that I totally owe this insight to @l_eckhouse's amazing paper, which you should totally re… https://t.co/SaH00nPj0S
Retweeted by Shaun KingOne of the wildest things I found while reading up on risk assessments was the huge gap between how risk is communi… https://t.co/otedRwA5r4
Retweeted by Shaun KingIt's one of the latest examples of misconduct from the Martin County Sheriff's Office, which spearheaded the Orchid… https://t.co/CBeDyHc8RZ
Retweeted by Shaun KingO'Leary arrested at least 11 people who have since been freed from jail after subsequent testing revealed the "narc… https://t.co/veEeBdutMN
Retweeted by Shaun KingMelissa Morales was riding her bike when Steven O'Leary stopped her for not having any lights. He searched her purs… https://t.co/sgsDKwlIpm
Retweeted by Shaun King"This entire situation is a reminder that there should never be an attempt to prove a case in the court of public… https://t.co/xRbzYq0Yyv
Retweeted by Shaun KingHave you ever asked or been asked what is prison abolition and what do we do with the Ted Bundys of the world? List… https://t.co/p1B0ZCQJ4p
Retweeted by Shaun King“After reviewing all of the facts & circumstances of the case, including Mr. Smollett's volunteer service in the co… https://t.co/unoxpa88iM
Retweeted by Shaun KingPlease READ, SHARE WIDELY & LIKE, @Suntimes, “Imposing a modern-day version of a poll tax is a new low.”… https://t.co/i8xASBgUOC
Retweeted by Shaun KingBREAKING: All charges have been dropped against actor Jussie Smollett, his attorneys confirm. https://t.co/aaD8tNXScH
Retweeted by Shaun KingCharges against Jussie Smollett have been dropped by the state and his record has been wiped clean. https://t.co/lHpLvBGc3S
Retweeted by Shaun KingBREAKING: All charges against Jussie Smollett have been dropped. His record has been cleared.
Retweeted by Shaun KingKeep fighting @_ja_moore! https://t.co/oesSKfw26hclear explanation of some of the complexity on relying on RA. there's an argument to be made, however, that a syste… https://t.co/sheXhi3lUW
Retweeted by Shaun KingChuck Schumer equating neo-Nazis in Charlottesville to @IlhanMN in front of AIPAC. This, along with Nancy Pelosi (a… https://t.co/8Vza50kxYq
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis is absolutely horrifying. https://t.co/EgOASNWEjq
Retweeted by Shaun King🤔 This from a man facing indictments for bribery and other crimes in three separate public corruption affairs. Ne… https://t.co/7PI5OKIi3p
Retweeted by Shaun KingAnd the agency is at the center of the massage parlor case that ensnared Robert Kraft. One man was wrongfully arres… https://t.co/NJ2nmF9jqq
Retweeted by Shaun KingThe same agency has spent more than $1.33 million settling lawsuits brought by people who say officers used excessi… https://t.co/PNdOtHY5lI
Retweeted by Shaun KingAt The Martin County Sheriff's office, a widening scandal of falsified drug tests: substances that a deputy claimed… https://t.co/mvnasogwkA
Retweeted by Shaun King2 days ago it trended on Twitter that @TheNorthStar had shut down and fired all of our employees. A complete fabric… https://t.co/uM0oj4rQsS
Retweeted by Shaun KingENDORSEMENT: @NYWFP is proud to announce our endorsement of @CabanForQueens for Queens District Attorney! https://t.co/4BqjbE6peN
Retweeted by Shaun King @CabanForQueens For too long, NYC's criminal justice system has held people of color to one standard, and white New… https://t.co/pQmUJTYYES
Retweeted by Shaun King @CabanForQueens We can’t wait to get to work to help elect @CabanForQueens! Join the campaign & learn more at https://t.co/NEoDyWernd
Retweeted by Shaun KingI am proud to stand with WFP and working families across New York, and look forward to working together to create a… https://t.co/4L85Cj291B
Retweeted by Shaun King.@NYWFP has always pushed political boundaries and fought to lift up issues of social and economic justice. Powered… https://t.co/Iqtepir9qX
Retweeted by Shaun KingIn the days following the acquittal of the Pittsburgh police officer who shot and killed 17 year old Black teenager… https://t.co/GIPi1jFPvC
Retweeted by Shaun KingThis Nazi family, the second-richest family in Germany, doesn’t just own Einstein’s and Noah’s Bagels via its ill-g… https://t.co/rVk8CWCf9T
Retweeted by Shaun KingNEW: The Trump administration is now calling for the entire Affordable Care Act to be thrown out.… https://t.co/FRWfsAQv8g
Retweeted by Shaun KingAlgorithmic risk assessment and predictive analytics may seem like good alternatives to cash bail. In @theappeal,… https://t.co/YtGE1h1cWo
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