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With all this footage from Trump’s latest Klan rally trickling down my TL it feels like now’s a good time to post my footage from Kamala’s Houston rally. As you’d imagine, the contrast is stark af. This’ll be a thread of course....
The rally was held at Texas Southern University, an HBCU in Houston’s 3rd Ward. We arrived about 15 minutes before start time and the line was not only long but tremendously diverse.
Kamala was introduced by former Texas Senator and current Harris County Commissioner, Rodney Ellis. He touted her position on bail reform, first and foremost.
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Leticia: @airallianceHOU has their own purple air monitors for #ITCDisaster. @HarvardU also has monitors. #ITCfire is why we cannot afford rollbacks. Study by @EnvironmentTex show companies like ITC don't incur problems from air quality violations. EPA & TCEQ not protecting us
.@HighTechAztec @SierraClub: Experiencing symptoms of exposure and high levels of distress.

I care because I live here, too. My mom lives in Deer Park. Friends who are pregnant & vulnerable. Concerned about cumulative impact. Scares me

#ITCDisasterTownHall #ITCfire #UTCDisaster
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Today Inmates from #HarrisCounty @HCSOTexas WHO HAVE NOT GONE TO TRIAL OR BEEN FOUND GUILTY of ANY CRIME, are being held in a Jackson County Louisiana COR Facility. Since NOV 9 & still today NOV14, there has been NO RUNNING WATER. Feces & Urine are overflowing toilets (cont)
Harris County Inmates (STILL ASSUMED INNOCENT) are only being given bottled water 3 times per day. 12 Ounce Bottles! No wipes or cleaning of their bodies. No Medical care being offered. At least 25% of inmates are now ill from filth. Some even showing signs of MRSA (cont)
Harris County inmates being held in Jackson County, Louisiana have been refused medical care when written requests have been filled. The group which is majority Black and Latino is unable to contact their Public Defenders back in Texas. Books and notes sent to (cont)
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