Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 2/24/17

This past week was marked by the Day of Remembrance (and the 75th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066 leading to the incarceration of 120,000 Japanese-Americans) and the current administration’s announcement of its plans for aggressive enforcement of immigration laws, including a potentially massive expansion of the number of people detained and deported. Have a listen to Fort Minor’s Kenji while perusing our curated nonprofit tweets of the week:

  • ACLU National: Yet another disturbing example of the Trump admin’s contempt for the vital role a free press plays in our democracy NY Times [Ed. The White House barred The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, CNN, and other news organizations from attending a briefing by the President’s Press Secretary, which should be of great concern to all nonprofits.]
  • NYT Politics: Did Someone Say ‘Tax Code Rewrite’? Lobbyists Scramble NYT
  • Newsweek Int: Trump may upend nonprofits with his vow to ‘destroy’ the Johnson Amendment
  • NCRP: Calls to eliminate the #JohnsonAmendment part of a broader strategy to underwrite religious extremism #philanthropy
  • National Council of Nonprofits: Plz help us educate nonprofits donors bd members & others why remaining NONpartisan is so important to #nonprofits Council of Nonprofits
  • Nona Randois: Sorry, but the self-defense lobbying exception is not a budget advocacy exception AFJ Bolder Advocacy
  • Nonprofit Quarterly: “Organizations are living systems. All living systems have the capacity to self-organize”—Meg Wheatley
  • Gene: With all the recent discussions of informal collaborations & movements, check out some of the structural options NLB
  • Sandra Feinsmith: IRS Focuses on Employment Tax Issues During Tax Exempt Organization Audits
  • Michael Foerster: FTC & NASCO Announce Preliminary Agenda for March 21 Conference Exploring Consumer Protection Issues and Charitable…