Sheena Meade✊🏾 ( @sheena_meade ) Twitter Profile

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Sheena Meade✊🏾

| Executive Director @cleanslate_init | Championing automatic criminal record-clearing| Incoming Board Member @publicwelfare @policingproject| @desmondmeade 💍

Florida

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cleanslateinitiative.org

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Quoted @FinesandFeesJC

Tomorrow 10am ET: The House Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing on fines & fees — and potential federal solutions👀

@AlexesHarris, FFJC's @LisaFoster_FFJC, & @FairDefense's Amanda Woog will testify & make the case for Congress to take action.

Watch:
https://t.co/Wjx1SkLYT1

RT @FinesandFeesJC: Tomorrow 10am ET: The House Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing on fines & fees — and potential federal solutions👀…

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Quoted @joannagweiss

Learn how the US Congress can advance fines and fees reform. https://t.co/WQ7qxTrUNL

RT @joannagweiss: Learn how the US Congress can advance fines and fees reform.

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Quoted @bshelburne

Fellow journalists, please abolish the word "convict" from your reporting. While you're at it, scratch "inmate" and "felon" too. People are just people.

RT @bshelburne: Fellow journalists, please abolish the word "convict" from your reporting. While you're at it, scratch "inmate" and "felon"…

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Quoted @FLRightsRestore

Returning citizens will no longer be ignored thanks to Desmond Meade & Neil G. Volz. Go to the link, get the FIRESIDE app for IOS, then tune in to the #OURVOICE podcast on 7/27 @6pm ET for a real take on the fight against felony disenfranchisement.
link: https://t.co/ZZiNskB7kG https://t.co/ob0Zeoz0ea

RT @FLRightsRestore: Returning citizens will no longer be ignored thanks to Desmond Meade & Neil G. Volz. Go to the link, get the FIRESIDE…

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Happy Birthday 🎂 to my hubby @desmondmeade!! I had plans for him this morning, but of course he’s doing what he does “work &community” 🤷🏾‍♀️.. Give him a shoutout🗣 if you can . #LoveMeSomeHim https://t.co/RhRgKx2VGl

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@SUPACINDY I did not know that was you or I would of introduced myself , 🤦🏾‍♀️.. did you get to see and hear @desmondmeade ?

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Quoted @lilkimvideos1

MIAMI FL, Lil’ Kim, Rick Ross, Pusha T, Desmond Meade, & Kimberly Morgan have a sit down about life after the pen and financial barriers https://t.co/g1icQXVqqI

RT @lilkimvideos1: MIAMI FL, Lil’ Kim, Rick Ross, Pusha T, Desmond Meade, & Kimberly Morgan have a sit down about life after the pen and fi…

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Quoted @AnnaForFlorida

ICYMI: “Next week, the city of Orlando is hosting a series of workshops to help residents apply for rental assistance before the federal eviction moratorium expires at the end of the month.” https://t.co/hbT9rQ7izU

RT @AnnaForFlorida: ICYMI: “Next week, the city of Orlando is hosting a series of workshops to help residents apply for rental assistance b…

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@PeterSchorschFL @michelletodd Happy to hear some good news ! Prayers and thoughts to you and @michelletodd from me and @desmondmeade . The love 💕 from you is healing ❤️‍🩹 therapy as well

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Quoted @FLRightsRestore

Humbled. Honored. Energized!
FRRC has been nominated in the best local activist group by @OrlandoWeekly. Voting is open for two more weeks, & we need your help to win this thing. Together we can bring this home! #OurVoiceOurTime
Click the link to vote:
https://t.co/stCO8mziHK https://t.co/bdXUB0NVqQ

RT @FLRightsRestore: Humbled. Honored. Energized!
FRRC has been nominated in the best local activist group by @OrlandoWeekly. Voting is o…

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Quoted @urbangaygriot

Starting my Pick Up Your Feelings arrangement. Working with my babies brings me so much joy. https://t.co/EOt4ZJtThX

RT @urbangaygriot: Starting my Pick Up Your Feelings arrangement. Working with my babies brings me so much joy. https://t.co/EOt4ZJtThX

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Quoted @williamsskinner

Grateful to join fearless intergenerational women led by ⁦⁦⁦⁦@coalitionbuildr⁩ & ⁦⁦⁦@ColeJohnnetta⁩ in meeting today with ⁦@VP⁩ & ⁦@CedricRichmond⁩ on urgency of nationwide campaign for national voting rights law ⁦⁦@donnabrazile⁩ https://t.co/zHQ5gguwHr

RT @williamsskinner: Grateful to join fearless intergenerational women led by ⁦⁦⁦⁦@coalitionbuildr⁩ & ⁦⁦⁦@ColeJohnnetta⁩ in meeting today w…

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Quoted @thepbg

A civil rights icon has joined the Ancestors.

Rest in Power, Gloria Richardson. 💔 https://t.co/qU4nIp1ZhM

RT @thepbg: A civil rights icon has joined the Ancestors.

Rest in Power, Gloria Richardson. 💔 https://t.co/qU4nIp1ZhM

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Quoted @CleanSlate_Init

Join our Executive Director, @sheena_meade, as she speaks at the @justiceroundtab State of Affairs webinar about reentry and new barriers for justice-involved individuals on July 21st at 1pm ET. Register here to join: https://t.co/mYoAqmlBAB https://t.co/FoYulWJd53

RT @CleanSlate_Init: Join our Executive Director, @sheena_meade, as she speaks at the @justiceroundtab State of Affairs webinar about reen…

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Quoted @bbcworldservice

When @desmondmeade’s wife @sheena_meade ran for public office in Florida, he wanted nothing more than for her to win. But, as an ex-felon, there was one thing he couldn’t do – vote for her. Here's how the couple set about overturning a 150-year-old law https://t.co/RVIvbFC4G9

RT @bbcworldservice: When @desmondmeade’s wife @sheena_meade ran for public office in Florida, he wanted nothing more than for her to win.…

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Quoted @MsLaToshaBrown

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Quoted @desmondmeade

Check out this BBC interview of me and my wife ⁦@sheena_meade⁩ . I’m so super proud to have such an amazing soulmate with me on this journey. #BlackLove https://t.co/pTAD66C2Ff

RT @desmondmeade: Check out this BBC interview of me and my wife ⁦@sheena_meade⁩ . I’m so super proud to have such an amazing soulmate wit…

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Quoted @stephhegarty

I had the pleasure of talking to these incredible people last week, civil rights power couple 🔥 Sheena and Desmond Meade, who've dedicated their lives to expanding voting rights & helping ex-felons get their lives back. With the wonderful @maryammaruf

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RT @stephhegarty: I had the pleasure of talking to these incredible people last week, civil rights power couple 🔥 Sheena and Desmond Meade,…

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On your commute to work today or during your workouts. Check out this piece feat ⁦@desmondmeade⁩ and myself on ⁦@BBCNews⁩ with presenter ⁦@stephhegarty⁩. Beyond the politics I talked about being a teen mom, Des talked about homelessness. https://t.co/NON0O90Gm7

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@ewarren 🥰 Happy Anniversary!

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@AryaNeelum @ChelseaMurphyFL I remember singing that rendition all the time as a kid .. trying to be like Lauryn Hill 😀

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@ChelseaMurphyFL Fun Fact: Ryan Toby is my cousin 👆🏾he was in the movie and on the soundtrack singing “ oh happy day”… https://t.co/xEY5DfGQKm

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Quoted @FLRightsRestore

"Democracy rests on a simple, but profoundly significant premise: Everyone's voice matters. As a returning citizen - a person with past convictions - I know the sacredness of democracy, & what it means to lose my voice in the democratic process."

-Desmond Meade

#FreeTheVote https://t.co/iI0cTsLbhM

RT @FLRightsRestore: "Democracy rests on a simple, but profoundly significant premise: Everyone's voice matters. As a returning citizen - a…

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Quoted @CleanSlate_Init

😋🙌 https://t.co/AX5EOe7Eei

RT @CleanSlate_Init: 😋🙌 https://t.co/AX5EOe7Eei

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Quoted @CleanSlate_Init

We are SO excited to be here at the @VoteNOLA community meeting!

Gratitude to @RealNHenderson & his team for hosting the @CleanSlate_Init in their space this week - and for leading by example.

✨💪THIS is what people power and directly impacted leadership looks like.

RT @CleanSlate_Init: We are SO excited to be here at the @VoteNOLA community meeting!

Gratitude to @RealNHenderson & his team for hosting…

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Quoted @LNKDin

I hadn’t been familiar with this org until I saw the Executive Director, Desmond Meade, interviewed on *Deadline White House.* I’m donating. Crucial toward the re-enfranchisement of so many! https://t.co/uOdVapzacL

RT @LNKDin: I hadn’t been familiar with this org until I saw the Executive Director, Desmond Meade, interviewed on *Deadline White House.*…

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Quoted @MSNBC

“It reminds me of the story where the slaves in Galveston did not realize they were free until two years after the Emancipation Proclamation,” Desmond Meade says of states expanding voting rights for former felons, but most don’t know they've been restored https://t.co/Tc5Sz6RUUB

RT @MSNBC: “It reminds me of the story where the slaves in Galveston did not realize they were free until two years after the Emancipation…

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Quoted @KristalHigh

.@desmondmeade: #Voting should not be political.

Truer words have never been spoken.

Glad @MSNBC @AliciaMenendez made time and space for Desmond to speak truth to power and talk about the critical work of @FLRightsRestore.

RT @KristalHigh: .@desmondmeade: #Voting should not be political.

Truer words have never been spoken.

Glad @MSNBC @AliciaMenendez made…

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Quoted @FLRightsRestore

Tune in to @MSNBC tonight between 5pm & 6pm ET for a hard hitting conversation between @desmondmeade & @AliciaMenendez! These two powerful voices will speak on the fight for returning citizen voting rights, the importance of the #ForThePeopleAct & placing #PeopleOverPolitics. https://t.co/CDm8qJYsNp

RT @FLRightsRestore: Tune in to @MSNBC tonight between 5pm & 6pm ET for a hard hitting conversation between @desmondmeade & @AliciaMenendez

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@VincentIntondi @desmondmeade I will miss you but if you’re coming before Thursday. Please stop by !!

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@VincentIntondi Thankfully you don’t live near @desmondmeade … we put the show on for our community 😃

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@JoyAnnReid Love love this look!! Jennifer did a great job , nice soft look

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Quoted @CleanSlateDE

🎉Delaware just became the 5th state in the nation to pass #CleanSlate. Because of SB 111 & SB 112, 290k people living with records in Delaware will have access to the second chance they deserve. 🧵

This is a huge victory for second chances in the first state! https://t.co/0pLs4l4Ag1

“Yesterday, Delaware became the 5th state to pass #cleanslate reform! We are celebrating our partners at @acludelaware, game changers, delaware center for justice and so many more. PEOPLE power and shared values move mountains! On to the Governor’s desk to be signed!” https://t.co/1Gr1f1Bu9s

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Quoted @CleanSlateDE

Big thank you to all of our partners, including @CleanSlate_Init, @amprog, @codeforamerica, @RSI, Delaware Center for Justice, Game Changers, and to all of the community members who rallied in support of Clean Slate.

This couldn't have happened without you!

RT @CleanSlateDE: Big thank you to all of our partners, including @CleanSlate_Init, @amprog, @codeforamerica, @RSI, Delaware Center for Jus…

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Quoted @CleanSlate_Init

"A group of directly impacted Delawareans, lawmakers, business leaders, advocates, and key stakeholders from across the political spectrum supported this smart policy and helped it cross the finish line" -@sheena_meade @CleanSlate_Init @CleanSlateDE https://t.co/ZxwKkd03tO

RT @CleanSlate_Init: "A group of directly impacted Delawareans, lawmakers, business leaders, advocates, and key stakeholders from across th…

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Quoted @ACLUDelaware

🎉🎉🎉 Delaware votes YES on #CleanSlate‼️ https://t.co/OXzGGWTkZq

RT @ACLUDelaware: 🎉🎉🎉 Delaware votes YES on #CleanSlate‼️

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