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@JamilSmith — 126,562 followers, 83,822 tweets

Nov 20, 2017

We have spent too much time and energy empathizing with those who voted in 2016 to further white supremacy. This is a stinging, yet necessary indictment of President Trump’s supporters, and what they chose to support. Essential reading from @AdamSerwer.

Nov 20, 2017

Donald Trump’s political antecedent was David Duke, and @AdamSerwer rightfully makes that explicit here. This essay is a stinging, yet necessary indictment of the president’s supporters, and of what they supported with their votes.

Nov 20, 2017

An infuriating report from @BuzzFeedNews detailing how Congress uses a “secret mechanism” to protect the sexual harassers and abusers in their ranks. Including, it seems, @RepJohnConyers.

Nov 20, 2017

John Conyers settled a wrongful dismissal complaint from an employee who claims that he made unwanted sexual advances. Per @BuzzFeedNews, that case reveals a secret process by which accusers are silenced. We can’t forget how the systems protect these men.

Nov 20, 2017

Trump’s deliberate effort to lighten America continues. White supremacy, in policy. Utterly inhumane, but hardly un-American.

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