April, 1952. Korea. He's wounded and receiving medical care when an enemy grenade lands near him. What does he do? He shouts a warning and uses his own body to absorb the explosion, saving his fellow Marines. Corporal Duane Dewey died this week. Please remember him.pic.twitter.com/sMwEVGia4I
@markrobinsonNC is trying hard to pivot the issue from what he said, in his own words, in the video everyone's seen, to something - literally anything - else. It's typical politician damage control.
Once again: Robinson is a bigot and a bully. He must resign. #ncpol
1/ A feel good thread that’s sure to make you smile. . Every morning in Frankfurt, Germany, you might catch a glimpse of Jenny, a horse who goes on a long walk every morning, all by herself. She has been taking the same route every morning for 14 years, ever since her owner,pic.twitter.com/xmruFLSMfv
Erin will run in prayer at
@bostonmarathon wearing her traditional Navajo skirt and sash belt to honor Indigenous Peoples’ Day.
She is a charity runner and raised $10,000 for the @RedCross of Massachusetts.
Thanks for the support!
@SecDebHaaland @niwrc @TabBep @LakotaMan1pic.twitter.com/MunLBQWsFb
October 6th is a day to celebrate Lennie and all those who have Cerebal Palsy. It's a day to embrace diversity and focus on creating a more accessible world @WorldCPDay @CPTeensUK @CP_Sport @wearePaces @chessmartinez @josieronespic.twitter.com/tW7IqXZ5zL
The next time you enjoy strawberries, remember how hard it is to collect them and thank those who do.pic.twitter.com/jCg2iExgYw
On a recent Autumn morning at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in
@ArlingtonNatl, history was made. For the first time in the 84-year vigil, on the 30770th day of continuous guarding, an all-female guard change occurred with the 38th Sergeant of the Guard.
LDF founder and first Director-Counsel Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first Black Supreme Court justice
#OTD in 1967.
He continued to draw attention to the vestiges of Jim Crow and wrote over 150 dissenting opinions in death penalty appeal cases. https://www.naacpldf.org/about-us/history/thurgood-marshall/ …pic.twitter.com/coewFghD8Y
I must be invisible... this is kind of a big deal, but whatever?https://twitter.com/JackGYoung/status/1443921768335478789 …
Amber Alert issued for abducted NC 2-year-old boy, officials say https://www.wsoctv.com/news/local/amber-alert-issued-abducted-nc-2-year-old-boy-officials-say/OVCGMW2V3VGXLHIDVTVNQNDL44/ …pic.twitter.com/oAC8dcr03C
Have you ever made a phone call over the Internet using WiFi? Donated to a cause using a text message? Then you have Marian Croak to thank. She holds over 200 technology patents & will be the first African American woman to be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.pic.twitter.com/mPDyuNhqA4
Congratulations to Dr. Patricia Bath and Marian Croak for becoming the first Black women to be inducted into the
@InventorsHOF! Dr. Bath pioneered cataract surgery, and Croak leads Google's Research Center for Responsible AI and Human Centered Technology.https://www.npr.org/2021/09/27/1040795026/patricia-bath-marian-croak-national-inventors-hall-of-fame-first-black-women …
Excited to announce that my wife Kristen and I wrote a children's book! All Moms will help children understand the many different ways a family can look, and teach about compassion and acceptance. It's out March 1st from
LDF is calling for interested and concerned
#Alabama students, parents, educators, and citizens to submit testimony in response to the state Board of Educations’ resolution that could prevent the truthful teaching of American history.https://www.naacpldf.org/al-school-testimony/ …
@RepCawthorn continues to say he’s a business owner. The NC Secretary of State continues to report that he’s not. George Washington could not tell a lie. @CawthornforNC cannot tell the truth.pic.twitter.com/GrgZ86VC8u
I am a teacher in Florida. Today, the incompetence displayed in Tallahassee leadership has determined that students do not have to be masked, and I no longer have the right to be in control of my own body. Elections have consequences. Please send help.
I also stand with my fellow Harvard Medical School alumnus Dr. Maurice Sholas to say publicly that I wholeheartedly disagree with Florida’s new surgeon general Dr. Joe Ladapo’s COVID strategy. I’m deeply worried for Floridians’ safety.https://twitter.com/docmosho/status/1440869870397235201 …