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"We need leaders who bring us together & make us stronger, not leaders who insult Latinos, Muslims, women & blacks."

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Mona Eltahawy

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#Bradford woman's death in #Pakistan investigated after 'honour' killing claims

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Craig Brown, Ph.D.

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IP Australia tenders for business intelligence and analytics revamp: Part one of IP Austr... #BigData #Analytics

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Joy Reid

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Dems in Philly - post-show selfie with jtbamberg and @claudioericka - yass!

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??Zennie Abraham??

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July 26, 2016 at 03:18AM Subcribe to Zennie62 on #YouTube

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Rula Jebreal

@rulajebreal

"We need leaders who bring us together & make us stronger, not leaders who insult Latinos, Muslims, women & blacks." https://t.co/fVI1ugBYhD

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??Zennie Abraham??

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Raiders remaining in Oakland: NFL's Mara, Kronke, York, Goodell, want it. Sorry @jthom1 https://t.co/BDOzaQJsy0

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Craig Brown, Ph.D.

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IP Australia tenders for business intelligence and analytics revamp: Part one of IP Austr... https://t.co/KCrrOzeqDE #BigData #Analytics

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DWade

@DwyaneWade

On plane now...headed back to the states from Beijing. My China #WOWTour was an amazing experience. Can't wait to share it w/ ya'll

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??Zennie Abraham??

@zennie62

Fox Sports San Diego exec knows the city – The San Diego Union-Tribune https://t.co/LBhpIhc0Xb #news

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Franklin Leonard

@franklinleonard

She's too classy to have done it, but I wouldn't have been mad if Michelle had ended the speech "& y'all can reuse that whenever you want."

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You are little miss giggles https://t.co/bihcuEW7B9

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Holly Robinson Peete

@hollyrpeete

Look at @FLOTUS!! Regal and Strong. I am going to miss her like crazy?????? #DemsInPhilly @litarichardson's video https://t.co/xDjgDPC7mu

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MC HAMMER

@MCHammer

Blessed to bear witness in person. ?????? @FLOTUS @Iam360WISE ???????????? https://t.co/OmX8JIa78v

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.@BernieSanders: Hillary Clinton must become the next President of the United States. #DemConvention #DemsInPhilly

Mon Jul 25 2016 11:24:41 pm

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If you think you can sit out, think about the #SCOTUS - @BernieSanders #DemsInPhilly #DemConvention

Mon Jul 25 2016 11:23:44 pm

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.@HillaryClinton wants to see millions more Americans gain access to primary healthcare." - @SenSanders #DemsInPhilly #DemConvention

Mon Jul 25 2016 11:19:20 pm

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RT @deray: Bernie is delivering tonight's speech with the same intensity that he's campaigned with for the entire season. #DemConvention

Mon Jul 25 2016 11:16:48 pm

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YASS BERNIE YASS!! Preach!! ???#DemsInPhilly #DemConvention

Mon Jul 25 2016 11:16:15 pm

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Talk that talk, @BernieSanders. #DemConvention #DemsInPhilly

Mon Jul 25 2016 11:05:45 pm

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Sanders: "This election is about the needs of the American ppl & the kind of future we create for children & grandchildren." #DemConvention

Mon Jul 25 2016 11:03:25 pm

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"Our revolution continues" - @BernieSanders #DemsInPhilly #DemConvention

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:59:48 pm

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This is such an emotional moment for these delegates and supporters. People are literally in tears. #DemsInPhilly #DemConvention

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:53:27 pm

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.@BernieSanders takes the stage at #DemConvention #DemsInPhilly

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:52:42 pm

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When Rep. Keith Ellison said "they don't want us to vote" did anyone else think of DJ Khaled? #DemConvention #DemsInPhilly

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:47:44 pm

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Warren: Divide and conquer is an old strategy. Racial hatred was part of keeping powerful on top. #DemsInPhilly #DemConvention

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:42:24 pm

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Kudos to Warren for remaining poised during all these interruptions. Good for her. #DemsInPhilly #DemConvention

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:37:31 pm

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Elizabeth Warren: "People get it. The system is rigged." #DemsInPhilly #DemConvention

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:32:37 pm

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RT @POTUS: Incredible speech by an incredible woman. Couldn't be more proud & our country has been blessed to have her as FLOTUS. I love yo…

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:32:05 pm

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The heavy hitters are out tonight. Next up: Elizabeth Warren. #DemConvention #DemsInPhilly

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:25:59 pm

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RT @andreperryedu: You want black voter engagement? Send in the closer @FLOTUS. #DemsInPhilly @TheRoot

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:23:52 pm

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RT @DrJasonJohnson: Damn FLOTUS about to bring the water works. ????? #distwemuch

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:21:50 pm

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RT @DrJasonJohnson: "Hillary didn't pack up and go home" #FLOTUS making that perfect timed pitch to Sanders supporters #DemsInPhilly https:…

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:21:42 pm

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Y'all... Michelle Obama is just... Everything. #DemConvention #DemsInPhilly

Mon Jul 25 2016 10:20:50 pm

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@IssaRae flattered me to death with this Sweat Shirt?????? Love her! #insecurehbo https://t.co/aqbkHNa987

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Such an uplifting #TonyAwards evening! So. Much. Talent. Thank you, @JasonWu, @HugoBoss and @TiffanyAndCo! https://t.co/odq2vw3gKH