Going Viral on Twitter Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up To Be

All I did was write a tweet. This tweet: The next day, a Twitter friend shared this: Since the 26th, my Twitter messages have been filled with hate, violence, and threats. Anything I tweet receives responses from people I’ve never heard of or interacted with, mostly white men, that are vile and repulsive. They areContinue reading “Going Viral on Twitter Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up To Be”

White Women Use Their Tears To Kill, Harm, and Silence Black People

On August 28, 1955, 14-year-old Emmett Till was kidnapped, tortured and beaten until he was unrecognizable. His captors gouged out one of Emmett’s eyes, shot him the head, tied his body to a 75-pound cotton gin fan Emmett had been forced to carry for miles, then threw his young body into the Tallahatchie River. EmmettContinue reading “White Women Use Their Tears To Kill, Harm, and Silence Black People”

Malcolm Nance Demanded His Followers Harass A Black Woman On Twitter

Last night, Malcolm Nance, a former CIA analyst with a blue checkmark and over 800,000 followers, demanded his fans harass a black woman on Twitter. And they did, in droves. This morning, that woman has been forced to lock down her Twitter account, many of her friends and followers have been targeted, and most ofContinue reading “Malcolm Nance Demanded His Followers Harass A Black Woman On Twitter”