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Wendell Pierce @WendellPierce London, L.A., NY, New Orleans

JACK RYAN (Amazon),DEATH OF A SALESMAN (West End, London)BURNING CANE (TriBeca Film Fest) CLEMENCY(SundanceGrand Jury Prize),SELMA, RAY, X.THE WIRE &TREME (HBO)

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America spends billions for defense but how will we protect us from ourselves?This hypocrisy will be the end of this democratic experiment. We continue to allow the unjust killing of Black live… https://t.co/XuqeOaMbJ4But it is our hypocrisy of a fair and equal democracy that will destroy America from within. Our inability to live… https://t.co/Ic65QOek6iAmerica has always prepared to defend our way of life from the enemies that do not have our best interest at heart.… https://t.co/hEMbAUpxc6I’m in Rome. Watching America from foreign shores gives you an interesting perspective. As gov’t protects criminal… https://t.co/qGttD06sEzAmerica’s fascination with gangsters is playing out in real time. Trump’s criminal tax scheme will have no effect o… https://t.co/YMML3AB0W3Trump’s tax scam is clearly the reason he ran for President, uses the government to profit & pay off his massive $4… https://t.co/0GYRldgsk8Trump’s tax scam is exposed using his losses as a means to avoid paying taxes on his profiting businesses. The Emp… https://t.co/XWdIjYc2Q9St. Helena, CA., one of the most quaint and beautiful towns in wine country is burning. I hope we win the fight aga… https://t.co/R34dAozjyXOne thing not to overlook in the blockbuster NYT report on Trump’s taxes is his $410M in personal debt. That repres… https://t.co/TXXYCMHTWs
Retweeted by Wendell PierceIf you haven’t seen this, there is a reason why this is getting a lot of attention. https://t.co/9bwtfkGRnA
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce18 Revelations From a Trove of Trump Tax Records ( or rather Notes from a Criminal President) https://t.co/QtY2AwlMyM
9/28
2020
Congratulations to Sam Tutty. A wonderful beginning to a young career. https://t.co/eNWCtdnlPXGet ready to celebrate the stars of tomorrow. The Stage Debut Awards, in association with Access Entertainment will… https://t.co/RUeF7NwsHR
Retweeted by Wendell PierceGood evening everyone, please take to your sofas or dining room chairs, this year’s The Stage Debut Awards, in asso… https://t.co/DMrjU9LmKY
Retweeted by Wendell PierceWe begin the ceremony with The Stage Debut Award for Best Director, sponsored by Smith & Williamson. The nominees a… https://t.co/0uU6tVjLON
Retweeted by Wendell PierceCongratulations to Jim Barne and Kit Buchan! Winner of Best Composer or Lyricist at The Stage Debut Awards 2020, in… https://t.co/dflbg5ZzVa
Retweeted by Wendell PierceThe nominees for Best Performer in a Musical are Shan Ako, Lucy Anderson, Chase Brown, Oli Higginson, Adriana Iveli… https://t.co/vpAMjVhlmh
Retweeted by Wendell PierceWe have two winners this evening for each of our performing categories. Congratulations to Rachel Nwokoro, our firs… https://t.co/I8pX6jUaVT
Retweeted by Wendell PierceCongratulations to Daniel Monks, our second winner for Best Performer in a Play, sponsored by Audible, at The Stage… https://t.co/R2Cfs06asI
Retweeted by Wendell PierceThe ceremony is also available to watch for free on the following platforms: Facebook: https://t.co/yDBlKx39KN Sce… https://t.co/DVoJr8kdb7
Retweeted by Wendell PierceI predict Tre’Quan Smith is going to have a monster game tonight! I am still high on this guy. #WhoDatNation @Saints https://t.co/vGgpvdiRu8I was told "very loudly to get out of the courtroom" Black barrister Alexandra Wilson says court staff mistook her… https://t.co/ljne1sYz6u
Retweeted by Wendell PierceThe only rule Republicans play by is, the people who win make the rules. Power talks and losers walk. #VoteBecausehttps://t.co/D8UC0OgrB1
Retweeted by Wendell PierceAfter three years away, Noah Hawley's Coen Bros.-inspired FX anthology series #Fargo returns with a star-packed sea… https://t.co/a3yhGjKtcA
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce @BigEasy_A @lsilkyth @nugslilsis @TheBlackCaucus I can’t get more specific. If you don’t know what CDBGs are, or Fi… https://t.co/vlVj1kIQzE
9/27
2020
The performing arts have been shut down for six months in New York, and there's no end in sight. In an effort to ca… https://t.co/FbE2g05hJu
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce"What does this country really know about the “peaceful transfer of power,” anyway? We were founded in revolution,… https://t.co/0KVfEjulq3
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce @jameskarst @PressClubNOLA @64parishes Congratulations Mr. Karst @lsilkyth @nugslilsis @TheBlackCaucus Let me help: -Preservation of the Community Development Block Grant Program a… https://t.co/4QXph1iDsLMeet the UMS Digital Artist Residency cohort — a group of artists creating projects specifically for the digital fr… https://t.co/3nWQJHkKZ6
Retweeted by Wendell PierceThis Sunday at 7pm, The Stage Debut Awards, in association with Access Entertainment, will be live on Facebook, You… https://t.co/urqpSuLldW
Retweeted by Wendell PierceWant to be first to know about the next big theatre stars? Join us to celebrate the UK's most exciting breakthrough… https://t.co/Jn96IYrxVG
Retweeted by Wendell PierceThe United States ranks No. 1 in the world in quality of universities, but No. 91 in access to quality basic educat… https://t.co/KP6q648Vcu
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce @Shermichael_ Mr. Game. I know a pimp when I see one. His bottom bitches are making a nice little piece of change t… https://t.co/B4jo1LruRp @Shermichael_ The numbers Trump throws out are just election month politics in the hope of shaving 1 or 2 points fr… https://t.co/GIFwHch39t @Shermichael_ No jobs are created, and the investor holds the appreciating asset while getting a huge tax break. Th… https://t.co/o7loLVxHBI @Shermichael_ President Obama had the PROMISE ZONES INITIATIVE that dedicated Federal Tax Dollar investments into u… https://t.co/CPej3XSHlP @Sunnie64_ @FamilyGuyonFOX @Azerrz The original VA owns the show so he’s not going anywhere. He’s the Executive ProducerWe have found our new Cleveland! Excited to have you join the fam, @Azerrz. 🥳 https://t.co/i3YTSc0DiC
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce @FamilyGuyonFOX @Azerrz CONGRATULATIONS to Arif Zahir, the new voice of “Cleveland”. Well deserved. A great talent… https://t.co/7s9eYKX3wC
9/26
2020
https://t.co/pViGSHZ7Em12 Angry Men...and Women https://t.co/mYewKfIY9o via @YouTubehttps://t.co/M46jix1qufTonight! The @BHolidayTheatre's presents a special encore broadcast of the critically acclaimed "12 Angry Men...and… https://t.co/MUWFNYdyA7
Retweeted by Wendell PierceCongratulations to my friends &colleagues @Kamilahf Kamilah Forbes at Apollo Theater; Anna Glass at Dance Theater o… https://t.co/rbhnagC2jLWell deserved. Art institutions that have served the community for years. East West Players is a great company. https://t.co/tHh2CJ7GdkPresident Trump signs executive order that aides say advances his health care "vision," including protecting people… https://t.co/KhtO4knvLi
Retweeted by Wendell PierceI can only hope they will. Those inside the White House tell me they must stay to fight from within. I’ve been ther… https://t.co/W38HalA0f8
Retweeted by Wendell PierceSTOP! He is using the press to distract from the incompetent governance of the pandemic and the economy. The threat… https://t.co/94lp0VaHxs
9/25
2020
#WeWillVote You will lose. You will go. https://t.co/EjEgSDd32I
Retweeted by Wendell PierceJim regrets having voted for Donald Trump in 2016, but he won't make the same mistake twice. That's why Jim is a… https://t.co/tZe3FHEFSn
Retweeted by Wendell PiercePresident Trump's former national security adviser says the President's refusal to commit to a peaceful transfer of… https://t.co/KE7dRDe7Bt
Retweeted by Wendell PierceLiar. The President is in courts now attempting to strike it down. Trump is the ultimate con artist. Do your dirty… https://t.co/VRRQhRWeLt"But this whole warrior mentality of police departments is why I’m sitting here nervous, because @NAACP_LDF filed s… https://t.co/dNEBbB9qOW
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce"There’s a provision that would bar no-knock warrants in the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act that was passed i… https://t.co/ZbbZBxUK5i
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce"And after all this time, all we’ve gotten out of it are these wanton endangerment charges against an officer who s… https://t.co/ADyy0qLJjd
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce.@Sifill_LDF: Because Black people don't have second amendment rights when they are in encounters with white people… https://t.co/1DirSEJd2f
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce"I want to see the grand jury transcripts. I want to know how this case was presented to the grand jury. The idea t… https://t.co/IcAIrWbv9b
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce"I have talked for some time about what I call the regime of impunity that protects police officers, and the entire… https://t.co/e9PSWKhAcV
Retweeted by Wendell PierceI’m watching the exhibition of armed fascists roam the streets of Louisville with assault rifles ready to attack wh… https://t.co/IdCpcO5X3eThis is a preview of Election Day. This election isn’t a referendum on Trump, it’s a referendum on who we are. https://t.co/wHp7tqedqoAmerica is in a state of collapse. The Authoritarian President incites his armed thugs out to create violent clashe… https://t.co/mwKdrzo8gOFor this alone, all 3 cops should be prosecuted. The horrible racist irony that this Black female EMT who was train… https://t.co/0kYgM4Zqr4I’m an actor. I know what a prop truck is. Third rate production design brought to you by the re-elect Trump 2020 C… https://t.co/RgNpVjLkfYBreonna Taylor 💔 https://t.co/8VVfrrFKua
Retweeted by Wendell PierceMy white liberal friends (conservatives too), please PLEASE don’t talk to me about violence. I’ve read too many his… https://t.co/5QwFsXuD1K
Retweeted by Wendell PierceThis answer from a US President, on its own, is an impeachable offense. Our republic is collapsing around us. Wake… https://t.co/fol3c7294g
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce“The most disrespected person in America is the black woman. The most unprotected person in America is the black wo… https://t.co/H9mVbwGqoV
Retweeted by Wendell PierceSo they won’t identify themselves, but you identify them as “militia”. They’re armed white men, walking the streets… https://t.co/paN1eluhsP
Retweeted by Wendell PierceThe American people are sick and tired of brutal police killings without consequences. It’s time to fundamentally r… https://t.co/MyTWwr0UMa
Retweeted by Wendell PierceThis on the day the President cannot commit your the peaceful transfer of power. The President of the United States… https://t.co/0avMeaSqLmYep. This. https://t.co/s8iJDDnEbE
Retweeted by Wendell Pierce“You can go a long way in this country killing black folk” https://t.co/zc6VBlN4rj via @YouTubePolice violently crash into a home with a Black couple asleep, searching for a man they already have in custody. Ev… https://t.co/B6tRR8qA8rA clean cut, ambitious Black law enforcement lawyer calmly justifies the unjustified killing of an innocent Black w… https://t.co/IKXLBx3Mmf
Retweeted by Wendell PierceAmerica, you preach a religion of freedom, justice, & equality. Then disgrace it in a moment’s notice. You have nev… https://t.co/ZbYMaTXOlF
9/24
2020
This Friday, join us for an extraordinary Profiles with @WendellPierce sponsored by the @WWIImuseum. Wendell will b… https://t.co/dqOl9KgNMN
Retweeted by Wendell PierceFor those who can’t recognize systematic racism, here is a clear exhibit. With millions of educated African America… https://t.co/opHTQtacu6In America, through its history, our country has never lived up to its values. At this very moment the organized co… https://t.co/CiTEWjzkGRThe level of voter suppression is criminal and codified in the organized crime organizations in government. On… https://t.co/iyGuIhmHL2
9/23
2020
To my friend, I will share with you the same wise advice you gave me when my mother passed: “Whatever you wanted t… https://t.co/lQbP0JybWD200,000 people have died in the US because of Covid-19. I knew 5 of them. Anyone who calls this a hoax or unreal ar… https://t.co/ojLDfimfL3Check out @WendellPierce on https://t.co/KBRiPQLutw! The Wire, Death of a Salesman, New Orleans, Led Zeppelin, the… https://t.co/zilFCEh0iR
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9/22
2020
“We are on the precipice of an authoritarian regime.” Vanita Gupta @vanitaguptaCR
9/19
2020
.@youngvictheatre artistic director @kwamekweiarmah: “It would be churlish for us not to acknowledge the profound l… https://t.co/48okjxt579
Retweeted by Wendell PierceThank you for your cultural critique. Always informative, illuminating, and well crafted.Your reference to Chekhov is apropos. Are you familiar with the playwright BIll Gun ( Black Picture Show)? The nuan… https://t.co/v9qNYlmYHJYou are pushing the artists, writers, to go further. It’s not enough that we are seeing elements of our culture sel… https://t.co/xZecWwwktXYou are right that there should be purpose when introducing those elements but just to hear Baldwin was elevating.… https://t.co/C8moXIEBXv @SorayaMcDonald Started your review of Lovecraft Country & Antebellum. I had to stop because of fear of spoilers. Y… https://t.co/bqpp4LMDp9
9/18
2020
https://t.co/JdDAfjWOBYThank you @marcmaron it’s always great sharing with you. It was great fun. https://t.co/jNIErDxO79And what a wordsmith... these posts are my feeble attempt to honor that. He had a way with his writing that was com… https://t.co/8XcqyVvnvdHe was a raconteur of the highest order. Obnoxious, cantankerous, and rude with some regularity, but with an intell… https://t.co/KZDaJqEml0He was a mythical guru that shepherded me from jazz club to club of NY taking care of a poor student with drink, ed… https://t.co/GcVFBqrCXdAs a young man new to New York, he was a cultural pied piper who challenged my commitment to my art, my understandi… https://t.co/3EppWiIk4mIrascible, brilliant, challenging, uncompromising,culturally astute,humorous, purposeful, superior intellect, unort… https://t.co/5tdqjNreSJ
9/17
2020
Employing 'Outrageous Color,' Peter Williams Makes Bold Paintings That Confront Racial Oppression and Envision a 'B… https://t.co/771O0ZNiUg
Retweeted by Wendell PierceThelonious Monk was an enigmatic genius. https://t.co/UPnwYh1DqF
9/16
2020

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