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Artist, Activist, TriAthlete, Producer #GetInGoodTrouble🇺🇸
Aug 14, 2018 6 tweets 2 min read
We are living through an extraordinary time. We resist everything that is #notnormal. History will record a cruel, chaotic, corrupt regime that is swampy like a bottomless bog. History will remember a treasonous fake president, bent on destroying our planet and our civil rights. When this dark time is remembered, a few things will stand out, how a D-list tv celeb with a giant ego parlayed his brand into a money-maker by monetizing the WH after conspiring with a hostile foreign power to steal the election. How he was aided and abetted by Republicans.
Jul 16, 2018 4 tweets 1 min read
We thought it was bad when he got ‘elected.’ We thought it was bad when he began raking in the bucks on his private properties. We thought it was bad when he banned Muslims. We thought it was bad when he called countries “shitholes.’ We thought it was bad when he torched G7, We thought it was bad when he played so much golf on our dime. We thought it was bad when he pulled out of Paris Accords, TPP, Iran Nuclear Deal, UN Human Rights Commission. We thought it was bad when he backed a pedophile for Senate. We thought it was bad when he pardoned people
Jul 9, 2018 26 tweets 3 min read
1/ #Thread about the Thai rescue, with many thanks to my friend Linda. 2/ It’s been two weeks since the boys have been in the cave with their coach.
Apr 29, 2018 10 tweets 4 min read
So, I was sitting next to a quartet of Turkish kids at a restaurant the other night. They were up in arms about Erdogan’s upcoming election in June. They also couldn’t believe they escaped their country to arrive in Trump’s AmeriKKKa. They are worried for us, knowing how it goes. They see encroaching authoritarianism here as it is back home -with the Department of Homeland Security now keeping a list of journalists. Because in Turkey, if you write the truth about Erdogan you could be jailed for life.…
Jan 3, 2018 5 tweets 1 min read
1/ Since we live in the dark era of the orange monster, in addition to knowing the answer is #BlueWave, flipping every seat, working... 2/ ...hard to that end, I’ve also been thinking about civil disobedience.Looking for the models of this, I recall 1968, there was...
Dec 24, 2017 13 tweets 1 min read
1/ Dear Donald,
You banned Muslims. You went after trans kids. You gave away Bears Ears. You withdrew from the Paris Accords. 2/ You insulted Gold Star widows. You dissed Navajo code-talkers. You made the Brits hate us. You incited the Arab world.
Nov 6, 2017 18 tweets 4 min read
1/ •THREAD about language. Recently I went with my friend Peter @morethanmySLE to D.C. 2/ We had 13 meetings in a long day advocating for healthcare. This strikes me today because I just learned the (fake) President has...
Oct 31, 2017 6 tweets 2 min read
Never before in the 200 plus years America has been a democracy has voting counted more. #GetOutTheVote ... Next Tuesday is Election Day.
Oct 27, 2017 24 tweets 7 min read
•THREAD This is a call to action on #HealthCare we have had to call numerous times. We have to call again. 202-221-3121. Yesterday I went to DC with Peter Morley @morethanmySLE we had 13 meetings in Congressional offices with legislative aides.
Oct 10, 2017 16 tweets 2 min read
1/ •THREAD What do Donnie, Harvey, Roger, and the 2 Bills (Cosby, O'Reilly) have in common? All are (were-Ailes) serial sexual... 2/ ...abusers.… ...