It took Democrats in the South decades to get rid of the stench of Jim Crow. When future Republicans try to change course, they will also face the stigma of what the current party leaders have done in a desperate last-ditch attempt to fight history and hold onto power.
On MLK Day, nearly 57 years after Black marchers for voting rights were beaten in Selma, Republican-majority state legislatures take on Jim Crow's mantle. Instead of billy clubs, their weapons are laws giving them power to effectively squash Black votes. No denying what this is.
Timeline cleanser. Check out the action at 39 seconds. https://twitter.com/AhearnColeen/status/1482993761978396673
Like Uber for cats? https://twitter.com/AhearnColeen/status/1483023621438246913
Timeline cleanser for today... https://twitter.com/slender_sherbet/status/1484877357445963780
Today's timeline cleanser. Some sort of Goldilocks thing going on here, perhaps, with four bears instead of three. Or an interesting data point for broken windows theory. https://twitter.com/MeredithFrost/status/1485046167155228676
Photographer Dmitry Kokh discovered an abandoned house inhabited by polar bears. https://bit.ly/3tYIUbg
Not sure how @jengolbeck does it, since she's a first-rate scholar & teacher, but I just stumbled on @TheGoldenRatio4 on TikTok. If you need a little procrastination, it works. Also, have tissues handy if you might get weepy at the bittersweet back stories of some of her rescues https://twitter.com/thegoldenratio4/status/1486032393878261763
Remember that super secret project we were working on? It was a partnership with @vrbo to do some videos for them! Part 1 of 3 is up on tiktok now with your vacation rental travel agent, Vink! https://www.tiktok.com/@thegoldenratio4/video/7057199724419435822?is_copy_url=1&is_from_webapp=v1
The history of journalism is a story of innovation. Here's a clever contender. "Schwan sees personalization & innovative delivery methods — including texting, where she has seen readers consistently & enthusiastically engage — as the future of local news" https://nie.mn/32wxm3X
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