Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 3/12/21

Stay informed of the week’s notable events and shared resources with this curated list of Nonprofit Tweets of the Week.

Notable Events of the Week:

  • “Congress gave final approval on Wednesday to President Biden’s sweeping, nearly $1.9 trillion stimulus package, as Democrats acted over unified Republican opposition to push through an emergency pandemic aid plan that carries out a vast expansion of the country’s social safety net.” NY Times
  • “President Biden on Thursday evening directed states to make all adult Americans eligible to receive coronavirus vaccines no later than May 1, using a somber but hopeful prime-time address to the nation to say Americans may be able to “mark our independence from this virus” by the Fourth of July.” NY Times
  • “Meghan and Harry’s explosive interview reveals how the royal family’s racism lingers” Washington Post

Top 10 Nonprofit Tweets:

Black Lives Matter:

Black People Need Better Vaccine Access, Not Better Vaccine Attitudes (Rhea Boyd, NY Times)

One Old Way of Keeping Black People From Voting Still Works (Jamelle Bouie, NY Times)

The Allies’ Betrayal of George Floyd (Charles M. Blow, NY Times)

Begin Again James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own (Eddie S. Glaude Jr.) [based on the Blinkist 13 min. summary of the book]

Begin Again’ Calls on James Baldwin to Make Sense of Today (Jennifer Szalai, NY Times)