I attended as an individual. I am not affiliated with any PAC or organization. I obviously do not speak for or represent the #Palestinian people. There’s like 7 million of us at least, and like 2 million of #Palestinians stuffed in #Gaza alone.
Jun 8, 2021 • 6 tweets • 3 min read
"What the fuck does Maysoon know about #Palestine? Who is she who dares to speak?" I grew up spending every summer of my life in Deir Debwan, a Palestinian village on the outskirts of Ramallah. In non pandemic years, I live part time in Palestine. I own a home and land.
My land is currently being threatened by the settlers who have outgrown Beit El. I married and later divorced a man who was born and raised in a refugee camp. He has 5 brothers. All 5 have been shot by the Israeli army. All 5 survived. One of them is #autistic. #IsraelApartheid
Jun 8, 2021 • 8 tweets • 2 min read
I want to take a moment to talk to you about the frustration and what it’s like to not be able bang out things that are inside your head because you have to wait for a typist. #DisCo#DisabilityTwitter
First of all nobody believes I’m actually the one writing because I need the typist so they assume oh she has brain damage the typist is the one actually writing
Jun 6, 2021 • 12 tweets • 7 min read
So since the dude that got popped embezzling and has been accused by multiple comedians of sexual harassment and sexual assault wants to know why I am considered a leader let’s fucking do this. #thread#palestine#NJ#DisCo
When I was 16 I became student council president that’s when my interest in leadership and government began as a result I went to leader ship training camp as a teen. I became a counselor at that camp for 13 years so I literally train future #NewJersey leaders.
Apr 14, 2021 • 4 tweets • 1 min read
A thread about what just happened
I pointed out someone famous was losing a debate because they were using #ableist language.
Apr 12, 2021 • 4 tweets • 1 min read
50% of all people killed by law enforcement are disabled
Can anyone guarantee if heaven forbid #Tre45on wins I won't be thrown in a camp cause I'm #Muslim#Jersey girl? It breaks my heart that this meeting is being framed as negative or shady. #DisabilityTwitter#GH fam you know me I can't keep a secret and I was never asked to.