Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 11/27/20

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:

  • “President Trump effectively surrendered his three-week protest of the election results Monday by submitting to the government’s official transition to the incoming Biden administration, bowing to a growing wave of public pressure yet still stopping short of conceding to President-elect Joe Biden.” Washington Post
  • “Americans were celebrating Thanksgiving on Thursday with the pandemic at perhaps its most precarious point yet. Coronavirus cases in the United States have reached record highs, with an average of more than 176,000 a day over the past week. Deaths are soaring, with more than 2,200 announced on both Tuesday and Wednesday, the highest daily totals since early May.” NY Times
  • “General Motors turned its back Monday on the Trump administration’s legal fight to nullify California’s strict fuel economy rules, signaling that it was ready to work with President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. to reduce climate-warming emissions from cars and trucks.” NY Times

Top 10 Nonprofit Tweets:

Black Lives Matter:

Between The World And Me (film, Ta-Nehisi Coates)

‘In response to the moment’: HBO’s ‘Between the World and Me’ reflects summer’s Black Lives Matter protests (David Oliver, USA Today)

It Started With ‘Birtherism’ (Jamelle Bouie, NY Times)

Trump Push To Invalidate Votes In Heavily Black Cities Alarms Civil Rights Groups (Juana Summers, NPR)

The Weary Blues (Langston Hughes)