Journalist, storyteller, and lifelong reader. A Texan, by birth and by choice. Author of WHAT UNITES US. https://t.co/uhwukT5WuM
Let’s be honest. Mitch McConnell doesn’t want corporations to “stay out of politics.” He just doesn’t want them telling the truth about what he and his allies are doing. He doesn’t want big business to bet on the future. He wants them supporting the injustices of the past.
So @JetBlue apparently just donated to a congresswoman who voted not to certify the 2020 election. Will the company face any repercussions? Are we back to business as usual?
No matter what you’re doing today, pause for a moment, look up into the heavens, and reflect that tomorrow @NASA plans to fly a helicopter on Mars. Wow.
Watching with horror what is taking place in Brazil, with echoes of our recent past. We can hopefully see the importance of having a government that takes public health seriously.
I have spent many joyful mornings and afternoons at the @metmuseum . Sometimes I go with a purpose, sometimes just to wander. Happy 151st anniversary to one of the world’s most impressive and inspiring institutions.
The audio of Trump with the Georgia secretary of state. Wow. It’s like telling the Nixon tapes to “hold my beer.”