So, here it is. If you follow me on here, if you know me in real life, then you know I'm obsessed with the year 1619 & how the start of slavery in America has shaped everything in our society. So, in Feb. I pitched to @NYTmag a project to examine, in this 400th year, the legacy.
— Ida Bae Wells (@nhannahjones) July 23, 2019
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1) Something I’ve wanted to do for quite some time. A campaign to honor a hero.@jack and @Twitter, give this man a blue checkmark!@BenFerencz is an American hero. A legend.
He is the last living Nuremberg prosecutor. Show him the respect he deserves. https://t.co/ZwQ2AFQW2u pic.twitter.com/kxyQ7mG5Pn
— McKay Smith (@McKayMSmith) July 14, 2019