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@TheRoot

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The Root is a digital magazine that provides thought-provoking commentary and news from a variety of black perspectives.

New York, NY
Joined on March 12, 2009
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Inside 100 Tweets

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Average replies
6
Average retweets
14
Average likes
53
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The Root
9 minutes ago
A Resurfaced James Baldwin Interview Gives an Intimate Look Into His Life and Prescience on White Fragility https://t.co/RmHoCZBw77 https://t.co/eJnwrIJ8k0

A Resurfaced James Baldwin Interview Gives an Intimate Look Into His Life and Prescience on White Fragility https://t.co/RmHoCZBw77 https://t.co/eJnwrIJ8k0

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18 minutes ago

Congrats to the new Editor-in-Chief of @EBONYMag Marielle Bobo! https://t.co/bVdgt9E46F

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31 minutes ago
Bill Maher Is Just Another White Man Whitesplaining Racism to Black People https://t.co/9F5jViLSHv https://t.co/Sj7NsiYhcX

Bill Maher Is Just Another White Man Whitesplaining Racism to Black People https://t.co/9F5jViLSHv https://t.co/Sj7NsiYhcX

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36 minutes ago
Tupac would have turned 50 today 🙏🏿🕊️

Watch as his godfather shares a powerful story of the rapper's unfulfilled vision: https://t.co/BaA3rZe4sf

Tupac would have turned 50 today 🙏🏿🕊️ Watch as his godfather shares a powerful story of the rapper's unfulfilled vision: https://t.co/BaA3rZe4sf

The Root
an hour ago
Exclusive: After Years of Turmoil, Ebony's Newly-Appointed Editor-in-Chief Marielle Bobo Is Ushering in the Brand's Rebirth https://t.co/2jwnv390yt https://t.co/JVu7MTGLS7

Exclusive: After Years of Turmoil, Ebony's Newly-Appointed Editor-in-Chief Marielle Bobo Is Ushering in the Brand's Rebirth https://t.co/2jwnv390yt https://t.co/JVu7MTGLS7

The Root
2 hours ago

We are proud to share this exclusive excerpt of "On Juneteenth" from @agordonreed https://t.co/TWlpklOXVE

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The Root
3 hours ago
Texas Governor Signs Law Banning Teachers From Talking About Racism https://t.co/e0bt7TN9Qf https://t.co/onndkyh0Gw

Texas Governor Signs Law Banning Teachers From Talking About Racism https://t.co/e0bt7TN9Qf https://t.co/onndkyh0Gw

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4 hours ago
Phoenix Suns' Guard Chris Paul Out Indefinitely Due to NBA's COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols https://t.co/i9ixpDTy5Y https://t.co/jBMAHLQy0n

Phoenix Suns' Guard Chris Paul Out Indefinitely Due to NBA's COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols https://t.co/i9ixpDTy5Y https://t.co/jBMAHLQy0n

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4 hours ago
This Is Rich: Senate Passes Bill Making Juneteenth Federal Holiday While Republicans Are Working to Keep Slavery From Being Taught in Classrooms https://t.co/TFB0aBCh9b https://t.co/99B60KYbfN

This Is Rich: Senate Passes Bill Making Juneteenth Federal Holiday While Republicans Are Working to Keep Slavery From Being Taught in Classrooms https://t.co/TFB0aBCh9b https://t.co/99B60KYbfN

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The Phoenix Suns Are Breaking Generational Basketball Curses In Real Time https://t.co/xSmt37NTGY https://t.co/1EaJ50RScE

The Phoenix Suns Are Breaking Generational Basketball Curses In Real Time https://t.co/xSmt37NTGY https://t.co/1EaJ50RScE

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6 hours ago
Singer Leona Lewis Turns the Tables on Teigen Accuser Michael Costello, Says 'Bullying Comes in Many Different Forms' https://t.co/zeBBOhPsL4 https://t.co/jr03OwuzFm

Singer Leona Lewis Turns the Tables on Teigen Accuser Michael Costello, Says 'Bullying Comes in Many Different Forms' https://t.co/zeBBOhPsL4 https://t.co/jr03OwuzFm

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6 hours ago
Rita Moreno Enters the In the Heights Colorism Chat, Says 'Can’t You Just Wait a While and Leave It Alone?' https://t.co/hJZFYscq0B https://t.co/b5LZNmGNzq

Rita Moreno Enters the In the Heights Colorism Chat, Says 'Can’t You Just Wait a While and Leave It Alone?' https://t.co/hJZFYscq0B https://t.co/b5LZNmGNzq

Simone Biles Reveals the Inspiring Words That Unlocked Her Potential in Latest Trailer for Simone vs. Herself https://t.co/tNiX7FLuHI https://t.co/d23xjyj1Zy

Simone Biles Reveals the Inspiring Words That Unlocked Her Potential in Latest Trailer for Simone vs. Herself https://t.co/tNiX7FLuHI https://t.co/d23xjyj1Zy

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7 hours ago
The Complete List of Marxist, Un-American, Anti-White Things (According to White People) https://t.co/kI3yeNeJYc https://t.co/UsCnJsHpim

The Complete List of Marxist, Un-American, Anti-White Things (According to White People) https://t.co/kI3yeNeJYc https://t.co/UsCnJsHpim

America, Bernie Mac Is Getting a Biopic. But Who Should Play Him? https://t.co/u34DqfvqiI https://t.co/FWNlmq4ZZ9

America, Bernie Mac Is Getting a Biopic. But Who Should Play Him? https://t.co/u34DqfvqiI https://t.co/FWNlmq4ZZ9

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Redfall Steals the Spotlight During an Otherwise Meh E3 https://t.co/VDqLx9R970 https://t.co/ntSYkKKjs6

Redfall Steals the Spotlight During an Otherwise Meh E3 https://t.co/VDqLx9R970 https://t.co/ntSYkKKjs6

‘I Was a Troll, Full Stop. And I Am Sorry’: Chrissy Teigen Issues Lengthy Apology Following Bullying Scandal https://t.co/uSMQRuBwQY https://t.co/bX69QuhbhW

‘I Was a Troll, Full Stop. And I Am Sorry’: Chrissy Teigen Issues Lengthy Apology Following Bullying Scandal https://t.co/uSMQRuBwQY https://t.co/bX69QuhbhW

Drake Says Certified Lover Boy Album Is Coming Before the End of Summer. We’ll See About That https://t.co/JlZ1PmNyn1 https://t.co/O3y8vDmeRU

Drake Says Certified Lover Boy Album Is Coming Before the End of Summer. We’ll See About That https://t.co/JlZ1PmNyn1 https://t.co/O3y8vDmeRU

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