Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 8/26/22

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:

  • “President Biden announced on Wednesday that he would cancel $10,000 in student loan debt for those earning less than $125,000 per year, with an additional $10,000 for those who had received Pell grants for low-income students, providing economic relief for tens of millions of Americans.” Washington Post
  • “After a year marked by Democrats’ internal dysfunction, Congress has over the last few weeks suddenly delivered a raft of legislation that will help form the core of President Biden’s economic record before lawmakers face voters in the 2022 midterm elections.” Washington Post
  • In Ukraine, a Nuclear Plant Held Hostage Five months after Russian forces took over the Zaporizhzhia plant, all that stands between the world and nuclear disaster are dedicated Ukrainian operators working at gunpoint.” NY Times

Top 10 Nonprofit Tweets:

Racial Equity and Justice:

Power, Platforms, & Politics: Asian Americans & Disinformation (NCAPA)

New racist texts reveal Torrance cops talked about hurting and killing Black suspects (James Queally, LA Times)

The Juvenile Justice System Punishes Black and Brown Youth for Minor Infractions (Hyeji Kim, Teen Vogue)

Alternatives to Police and Prisons: Activists Share How to Better Address Violence (Teen Vogue)

Ask Damon: I want to redistribute the wealth of my slave-owning ancestor (Damon Young, Washington Post)

If there are any attorneys or law students who identify as Black, Native Americans, or Pacific Islanders who are interested in nonprofit corporate and tax-exemption laws and who’d like to pursue this area of practice, I’m committing one hour each week to being a resource. Please contact me if I can be of service. 🙏