Maya Wiley (@mayawiley )

Maya Wiley

Bio NBC News & @MSNBC Legal Analyst, Univ Prof @TheNewSchool. Views & typos r mine. “Give light and people will find the way” - Ella Baker. Pronouns-She/her
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iPhone : Translation: “The lawyers stopped me from violating the Constitution. They are very bad people!” #Coronavirus…

iPhone : A good thread on legality of “quarantine” power. #Trump irresponsible statement about quarantine is dangerous because legal or no, it cld drive panic and send people fleeing, if they have somewhere to go. Happened in Italy. Panic is bad for public health. #Coronavirus…

iPhone : Justin Hendrix | wash your hands & stay at home speaks for me: “This pandemic has reminded me again why I love New York- a City of strivers and survivors, of immigrants and ideas. It seems to me that in this moment of mortal fear, New York City stands for life. It is filled with people and stories and genius.”…

iPhone : While I listen to the sirens, that have replaced the normal impatience of a busy city.
“We, unaccustomed to courage
exiles from delight
live coiled in shells of loneliness
until love leaves its high holy temple
and comes into our sight
to liberate us into life.”-Maya Angelou

iPhone : Leadership requires the ability to manage the urgent without dropping the ball on prevention. The #Trump admin failed on both. Delaying use of powers to force manufactures to make ventilators, masks demonstrates they haven’t learned either. #Coronavirus…

iPhone : This is grossly irresponsible. #Trump pd no attn 2 Italy: "We might not have to do it but there’s a possibility that sometime today we’ll do a quarantine”: Trump considering 'enforceable quarantine' for NY parts of NJ & CT #Coronavirus…

iPhone : The hard truth about #Coronavirus in #NYC and we aren’t at the peak of the pandemic: “‘We need it now': Doctors plead for help in NYC borough hardest hit by #coronavirus.” Forget silly talk of reopening anything. It isn’t just us.…