Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 3/24/17

Notable Events of the Week: FBI Director James Comey testified before the House Intelligence Committee, asserting that the FBI was investigating the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia and repudiating President Trump’s unsubstantiated and seemingly unhinged allegation that the Obama administration had wiretapped his New York offices. The Associated Press reported that President Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, “secretly worked for a […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 3/17/17

Notable Events of the Week: House and the Senate Intelligence Committees’ reports finding no evidence supporting President Trump‘s claim that President Obama ordered a wiretap of Trump. A federal judge’s order blocking President Trump’s revised travel (Muslim) ban. A resolution sponsored by, among others, several House Republicans recognizing human activities’ contribution to climate change and resolving to create and support […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 3/10/17

The past week was marked by President Trump‘s diversionary, unsubstantiated, and seemingly unhinged claim that President Obama wiretapped him followed by reports that James B. Comey, the F.B.I. director, had asked the Justice Department to refute this claim; a revised but still highly controversial and very possibly unconstitutional travel ban; release of the House Republicans plan for repealing and replacing […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 3/3/17

The past week was marked by the discovery of U.S. Attorney General Jeff Session‘s highly suspicious meetings with the Russian ambassador to the United States “at the height of what U.S. intelligence officials say was a Russian cyber campaign to upend the U.S. presidential race” and his failure to disclose such meetings during his confirmation hearing as required (perjury?), and the Academy […]

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 […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 2/10/17

The past week was marked by the confirmation of an unqualified Secretary of Education (“but only with the help of a historic tiebreaking vote from Vice President Mike Pence”) and an Attorney General with a history of alleged racist comments and sexist statements and actions. But it will also be known for the birth of the battle cry “Nevertheless, […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 2/3/17

The past week was marked by the heinous Muslim Ban Executive Order and worldwide protests against the action. Have a listen to the Black Eyed Peas’ Where is the Love? while perusing our curated nonprofit tweets of the week: Council of Nonprofits: Yes, America, there is a moral cliff and #nonprofits are its foundation. We can’t […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 1/27/17

The past week was marked by the extraordinarily powerful Women’s March in Washington DC and throughout the world and the question of what happens next from the new administration and those who are passionately opposed to many of its policies. Have a listen to the flashmob’s I Can’t Keep Quiet while perusing our curated nonprofit tweets of […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 1/20/17

Today, Donald Trump becomes the President of the United States of America “as one of the most unpopular presidents in recent American history … pushing an agenda that most Americans don’t support.” Have a listen to School House Rock – The Constitution while perusing our curated nonprofit tweets of the week: BoardSource: In Times of Change, Board Members Must Be Advocates: […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 1/13/17

The past week was marked by President Obama‘s farewell address, President-Elect Trump‘s denial and denouncement of an unsubstantiated report that said Russia had compromising information about him, Trump’s concession that Russia was probably behind the hacking related to the Presidential election, and Trump’s insistence that he will not divest his business holdings. Have a listen […]