Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 4/30/21

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:

  • “India considered itself to be “in the endgame” of the pandemic just a few weeks ago. Now it is the global epicenter. The country recently surpassed the devastating milestone of more than 345,000 new COVID-19 cases in a single day, the biggest total recorded globally since the pandemic began.” The Atlantic
  • “Last week, Latin America accounted for 35 percent of all coronavirus deaths in the world, despite having just 8 percent of the global population ….” NY Times
  • “White House officials plan to make a massive increase in enforcement at the Internal Revenue Service a central component of the tax proposal they will unveil this week alongside a $1.8 trillion spending package, according to four people briefed on the matter. … White House officials have eyed raising as much as $700 billion from toughening IRS enforcement and auditing over 10 years, two of the people said, although the precise amount in the plan remained unclear. Enforcement will be focused on the wealthy, the people [briefed on the matter] said.” Washington Post

Top 10 Nonprofit Tweets:

Black Lives Matter:

Hollywood’s Anti-Black Bias Costs It $10 Billion a Year (Franklin Leonard, NY Times)

The Truth in My Heart and Mind (Michael McAfee)

Judge Declines Immediate Release of Video in North Carolina Shooting (Richard Fausset and Giulia McDonnell Nieto del Rio, NY Times)

Dorothy Brown (Armchair Expert) [Ed. Professor Brown is author of the new book The Whiteness of Wealth which examines how race relates to taxes and wealth inequality.]

Child Protective Services Investigates Half of all Black Children in California (Mother Jones)