We looked inside some of the tweets by @IAmRichBenjamin and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
Honored to see #Whitopia in @FortuneMagazine newsletter as key resource explaining America’s political divisions and “the underlying reasons why immigration is one of the key triggers for people who have come to embrace the Whitopian promise” h/t @ellmcgirt #Insights2018 https://twitter.com/icopaolo/status/1032680557610758144
Who is more sexist? This Pride, I began to wonder whether gay men are living up to feminism? #MondayThoughts
The #OppurtunityToEarn is a possibility for everyone and #APBspeaker @IAmRichBenjamin is discussing what is at stake in 2020 if we do not broaden the conversation https://bit.ly/2FkhBis @ThirdWayTweet
Today: Exact anniversary of massacre at this black Charleston church. Stopped by, devastating. @Harvard is wise to rescind Kyle Kushov's admission. After 12 white-nationalist shootings, there can no longer be any innocent bystanders. Virulent youth racism is funny until it's not.
Voices of Protest and End of Reform is a classic now more than ever. @davidimarcus: "Really sad news. Brinkley introduced so many of us to the profession."
Alan Brinkley, Leading Historian of 20th-Century America, Dies at 70 https://nyti.ms/2WOGHLA
Haven't seen "Nothing Left Unsaid"? What a loving, smart documentary about the extraordinary relationship between a talented mother and son.
Rest in power #gloriavanderbilt Who doesn't remember your jeans?
Think you can catsup with women's fashion? Non, Dijon. Thank you @parisreview https://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2019/06/13/mustard-the-color-of-millennial-candidates-problematic-lattes-and-aboriginal-paintings/
Karl Gorath was just 26 when his jealous lover denounced him as a gay man. He spent years in the concentration camp system until he was liberated from Auschwitz in 1945. But after liberation, he faced another set of difficulties. 1/5
What happens when whites lose majority status? As #SCOTUS decides citizenship question for #Census2020 this commentary really hits home https://twitter.com/TEDTalks/status/1138111294782001155
Were 74,999 of the 75K jobs added second, third and fourth jobs for people getting shafted by this Faux-Billionaire's trade wars and tax redistribution?
#JobsReport #ThugEconomy #jobsday https://twitter.com/thehill/status/1136975620775272450
THE GREAT BEAUTY. YOUTH. Each of Sorrentino's films just keep getting better. I could spend all day @FilmLinc watching these movies! #NYItalianFilmFestival #films" target='_blank' rel="nofollow noopener norefferer">https://www.filmlinc.org/festivals/open-roads-new-italian-cinema/#films
I wrote a book about this some years ago.... #Whitopia
Opinion | New documents on the census confirm: Trump’s raison d’etre is white power https://wapo.st/2MvrmPU?tid=ss_tw&utm_term=.442664f84b08
Tune into this. @nomiprins has literally never been wrong. A red flag from @BBCWorld https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=awkPLKbXiUc&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR3CZzrGhxJxMntTirxQcfgrYXIOyh0yeTeNTtS6OCsODGYtisscqxeXO1g
Russia made "multiple, systematic efforts to interfere in our election." And Mueller is bringing a pencil to the gunfight. #MuellerSpeaks Congress do your job! https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/29/us/politics/mueller-special-counsel.html?action=click&module=Top Stories&pgtype=Homepage
Historian @kevinkruse: "If House Democrats believe POTUS has committed impeachable acts, then they have a duty to launch impeachment hearings...Worrying about the political costs is not only a dereliction of their duty, but also a misreading of history." 🙏🏾 --> @nancyleong
My father, a WWII vet, taught us not to say, “Happy Memorial Day” bc this is a solemn occasion. He’d put up the flag and think abt those he and Mom knew who did not return from war and other military actions. And I do that today. Thank you those who perished & to their families.
Michelle Alexander has written an absolutely extraordinary NYT piece about her rape, abortion, the politics of apology - and the deep meaning of "choice." I am in awe of her unending courage and moral leadership. https://nyti.ms/2HMacIq
Watch presidential candidate @AndrewYang at #Techonomy NYC 2019 DAY 2. His segment starts at 2 hour, 15 minutes #TechonomyNYC
#Whitopia by @IAmRichBenjamin #YangGang #Yang2020
When you hear Merrick Garland is assigned to Trump’s appeal...
Kudos to Robert Smith for his #MorehouseGrad2019 gift. But relying on random acts of generosity for #StudentDebt is like my dear Auntie Mildie playing NYLotto as a retirement "plan". #NotaSolution cc: @donovanxramsey @AnandWrites https://www.wsj.com/articles/playing-catch-up-in-the-game-of-life-millennials-approach-middle-age-in-crisis-11558290908?mod=hp_listb_pos1