Harlem Resident, Staff Writer @NewYorker. Professor @Columbiajourn, Foxhole Atheist. Skeptical citizen. Rooting for (almost) everybody black.

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@jelani9 — 151,235 followers, 23,682 tweets

RT @NewYorker: .@jelani9 looks for the persistent patterns within the madness of Trump’s first year in office:… https://t.co/VZnl7wGcje
On normalizing Trump: “Our eyes may have adjusted to the dark but we don’t confuse it with daylight.”  https://www.newyorker.com/news/daily-comment/trying-to-explain-trumps-first-year-in-office 
Haile Selassie sent members of the royal family to Howard in the 20s and 30s. Namdi Azikiwe went to Howard & Lincoln.  https://twitter.com/siddhmi/status/954425101503680512 
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