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I don't have time to write much today, but I want to remind you all of this:

Right and wrong have not changed since yesterday. An "accommodation" which goes in the face of that is not an accommodation, it is collusion in a moral wrong which does not gain any innocence by the defense of "I had to" or "those were the orders."

We will all be sorely tried in the months and years which are to come; we will see our fellow citizens and neighbors harmed and harassed, fired and fired upon. To stand up for them will not be easy, nor will it come without a price. We will pay the price, because the price of refusing is measured in lives and in souls.

But I will also tell you this: we will survive. We will, now and always, use every tool at our disposal, to fight and to shelter, to speak and to listen, to think and to act. This country is not, and has never been, the Promised Land; there was never a promise, only what we chose to build out of it. That choice is undiminished today.

I want you to remember, today, the words of Tarfon: "it is not yours to finish the task, but neither are you free to set it aside." We do not stop, we shall not stop, and we shall never surrender our morals.

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The Cleveland Community Relations Board has a problem...
These tweets have since been deleted, but what kind of Community Relations bullshit is this?

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YAY Spring!

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In case you missed it, +David Steinmuller​ was arrested today during the Cleveland 4 Mile March. #ReclaimMLK #MLKDay We're sitting outside the Justice Center until they let him out. 

For anyone who might be interested in joining this weekend's protests, here is a list of events:

10 a.m. Rally and forum at Cudell Recreation Center, 1910 West Blvd.
11:30 a.m. Demonstration at Second District Police Headquarters, 3481 Fulton Rd.
1 p.m. Demonstration at Steelyard Commons, starts at West 14th and Quigly Rd.

4 p.m. Rally and march, starts at Public Square
7 p.m. Rally at East 40th and Community College Ave.

3:30 p.m. Rally and march, starts at Public Square
6 p.m. Vigil at Cudell Recreation Center, 1910 West Blvd. 

Be safe, peaceful, and LOUD! Can't tell you how much I wish I could be there. 

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" I can hear my neighbor cryin’ ‘I can’t breathe’

Now I’m in the struggle and I can’t leave.

Callin’ out the violence of the racist police.

We ain’t gonna stop, till people are free.

We ain’t gonna stop, till people are free."

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#ICantBreathe #EricGarner #MikeBrown #TamirRice #TanishaAnderson #DarrienHunt #JohnCrawford

There are so many more. How sad is it that I can't keep track? 

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Uhhh... it's snowing in our living room? #autoawesome #snow #fail
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I feel like the people who designed this are stupid and/or want to see people die.
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