Elizabeth Yeampierre (@yeampierre )

Elizabeth Yeampierre



Bio Racial/Climate Justice Mvmnt Builder, ED @UPROSE, Bk🇵🇷 of African/Indigenous ancestry - climate justice is racial justice #Ochun’sChild Ourpowerprnyc #Ashé
Location Brooklyn
Tweets 6,1K
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Following 901
Account created 26-11-2011 20:29:11
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Twitter Web Client : Racists emboldened from Europe, US & even our "romanticized" Brazil - are we emboldened & what is the role of white anti-racists allies? Add climate change to all of this & honor Octavia Butler who knew we would be living out the Parable of the Sower bit.ly/2EDxWQB

iPhone : beautiful ppl, I took a little twitter break- sometimes we have to check out of the noise to refine our plotting strategies & being in community fortifies us -the only thing easy about fighting injustice is the love for our people - nothing is more compelling than love -so ,vamos

iPhone : Regardless of allegedly progressive rhetoric of some, competition instead of collaboration, running to the front on the backs of those doing the work is empire bldg extractive, capitalist old school behavior “we bring about change by altering old patterns” — Audre Lorde 🌻

iPhone : In #PuertoRico thousands died because of #Hurricanemaria,austerity, neglect, colonialism & a short media attention span-Puerto Rico IS the canary in the coal mine & those lifting the IPCC report w its justice compromising recommendations should be demanding more! #climatejustice

iPhone : You cannot read this without thinking of Emmett Till. Thank God this Black child will live, but she must pay for the racially motivated emotional damage. A White Woman, Teresa Klein, Called the Police on a Black Child She Falsely Said Groped Her nyti.ms/2A7kikw

iPhone : Gentrification is contributing to the rise of hate in communities of color in Brooklyn. They are criminalizing our children & turning us into 2nd class citizens in our nabes. Young POC’s cant even listen to music on a stoop on a Saturday night without the police being called twitter.com/errollouis/sta…

iPhone : .Lourdes Pérez from UPROSE starts by grounding us in #climatejustice: the idea that #climatechange disproportionately impacts people of color and low-income communities. 🌏 We need @nygovcuomo to get NY to 100% renewable energy as a matter of justice. #PassTheCCPA

iPhone : Sunset Park Please join the UPROSE Climate Justice Center in a series of pop ed teach-ins #ClimateJustice #IPCCReport #TheTimeisNow #justtransitions -please share

iPhone : After the kind of month we’ve had- we deserve that performance by Cardi B & Big Bunny on the American Music Awards...now waiting for Osuna ! Vamos mi gente

iPhone : 'Unprecedented changes' must be made to stop catastrophic climate change, UN report says - PBS NewsHour #climatejusticenow #supportfrontlinesolutions apple.news/ArBAy7RwlTR-Du…