Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 8/13/21

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:

  • Human activity is changing the climate in unprecedented and sometimes irreversible ways, a major UN scientific report has said. The landmark study warns of increasingly extreme heatwaves, droughts and flooding, and a key temperature limit being broken in just over a decade.” BBC News
  • “The Senate gave overwhelming bipartisan approval on Tuesday to a $1 trillion infrastructure bill to rebuild the nation’s deteriorating roads and bridges and fund new climate resilience and broadband initiatives, delivering a key component of President Biden’s agenda.” NY Times
  • How cryptocurrency became a powerful force in Washington The infrastructure bill is in part stalled as negotiations proceed on how closely to regulate the crypto industry” Washington Post

Top 10 Nonprofit Tweets:

Racial Equity / BLM:

10 things to know about indigenous peoples (United Nations Development Programme)

Increase Diversity While Keeping It Legal (Cara Yates Crotty, JD Supra)

Proving Title VII Discrimination in 2019 (Jennifer Isaacs, ABA)

The Black Reporter Who Exposed a Lie About the Atom Bomb (William J. Broad, NY Times)

‘Lynchings in Mississippi never stopped’ (DeNeen L. Brown, Washington Post)

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