Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 7/22/22

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:

  • As the Planet Cooks, Climate Stalls as a Political Issue Joe Manchin’s rejection of a compromise climate bill tells a familiar story: Voters and politicians put a higher premium on immediate issues, such as inflation and the economy, giving politicians a pass on global warming.” NY Times
  • “More than 100 million people in the Lower 48 states are under heat alerts on Thursday amid relentlessly sweltering temperatures that have soared as high as 115 degrees in recent days.” Washington Post
  • “This past week brought home the magnitude of the overlapping crises assailing the global economy, intensifying fears of recession, job losses, hunger and a plunge on stock markets. At the root of this torment is a force so elemental that it has almost ceased to warrant mention — the pandemic.” Washington Post

Top 10 Nonprofit Tweets:

Racial Equity and Justice:

Environmental Justice & Environmental Racism (Greenaction)

Black Joy in Pursuit of Racial Justice (Tracey Michael Lewis-Giggetts, Yes!)

The Genetic Origins of Indigenous Americans: Interview with Professor Jennifer Raff (Tides of History, podcast)

‘Origin’ explores the controversial science of the first Americans (Bruce Bower, ScienceNews)

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language (Lisa Potter, University of Utah)

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