Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 9/3/22

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:

  • “Human-driven climate change has set in motion massive ice losses in Greenland that couldn’t be halted even if the world stopped emitting greenhouse gases today, according to a new study published Monday.” Washington Post
  • “Showing videos of what they called “apocalyptic” floods currently sweeping their country, Pakistan’s leaders, led by Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, pleaded Tuesday for aid from developed nations, which they said were responsible for bringing extreme weather to one of the world’s most vulnerable regions.” Washington Post
  • “President Biden traveled to Independence Hall on Thursday to warn that America’s democratic values are under assault by forces of extremism loyal to former President Donald J. Trump, using a prime-time address to define the midterm elections as a “battle for the soul of this nation.”” NY Times

Top 10 Nonprofit Tweets:

Racial Equity and Justice:

Affirmative Action Was Banned at Two Top Universities. They Say They Need It. (Stephanie Saul, NY Times)

California can’t stop anti-Asian harassment if it doesn’t know it exists (Cynthia Choi, SF Chronicle)

Climate initiative centers on Black Americans (Kat Stafford, AP)

Everything You Need to Know About Latinx Heritage Month (Emerald Pellot, In the Know)

Three comedians share their thoughts on what makes a great joke about race (Code Switch, NPR)

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