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Christi Parsons
6 days ago:   Wednesday Sep 12 - 5:41am
RT @fivefifths: I went to Cape Town and reported on the “Day Zero” water crisis. What I learned has major implications for politics, human…

Christi Parsons
1 week ago:   Tuesday Sep 11 - 4:41am
Count me in! https://t.co/iVl8ndrReG

Christi Parsons
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 12:12pm
If you haven't yet read this @elainaplott piece, you ought to do so today. https://t.co/WGU5Fhg6Hu

Christi Parsons
1 week ago:   Monday Sep 10 - 6:50am
Trump policy is putting the squeeze on non-profits that help people fleeing war, famine, and persecution. ⁦… https://t.co/SXTFLOlKXK

Christi Parsons
2 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 3 - 1:05pm
A good piece to read on this American holiday. https://t.co/c4FHpHMsZ1

Christi Parsons
2 weeks ago:   Sunday Sep 2 - 10:17am
Much respect to @MariaTaylor7 for asking the right question last night and then keeping her cool when the source di… https://t.co/7iXWtiWhoy

Christi Parsons
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Sep 1 - 9:51pm
Tua Tagovailoa is reminding me of another lefty Bama QB tonight. Kenny Stabler is smiling down ... #tua

Christi Parsons
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Sep 1 - 7:47am
Sen. McCain’s memorial made us wish to linger. https://t.co/xhTlQuSBpD

Christi Parsons
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Aug 28 - 8:54am
RT @taydolven: Mariee’s story is a gut-wrenching reminder of what immigrant families have to endure in detention in 2018, as the Trump admi…

Christi Parsons
3 weeks ago:   Monday Aug 27 - 6:24am
RT @andersen: It’s a pleasure to publish an excerpt from The Tangled Tree, a fabulous new book written by @DavidQuammen, whose larger body…

Christi Parsons
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 26 - 9:17pm
“A man apparently devoid of any redeeming qualities currently occupies the Oval Office. It is important to remember… https://t.co/9HftvUHS40

Christi Parsons
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 26 - 2:01pm
McDermott: 'Evil comes in every color' https://t.co/P37fx0BznJ via @stltoday @kevinmcdermott

Christi Parsons
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Aug 26 - 12:28am
RT @edyong209: This is the greatest honour. Science teachers are heroes. https://t.co/tqxI05ShU8

Christi Parsons
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Aug 22 - 8:15am
“Trump did not create the rot in this system. He has merely made it obvious.” https://t.co/tUXAHTld0H

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Sunday Aug 19 - 9:43am
Please read the prologue to this ⁦@NathanielRich⁩ story out loud to someone in your life who doesn’t worry about c… https://t.co/knenNPSwt8

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 17 - 5:29pm
“The Help”: The president describes the deceased soul legend first as a person who “worked for me,” a telling remar… https://t.co/7g3ofGKCX4

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 15 - 7:55pm
RT @edyong209: Tahlequah the grieving orca is part of the community that first got people to appreciate these animals as *individuals*, wit…

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 15 - 9:16am
RT @JamilSmith: “Sometime in the past 25 years, using that word became the only proof of racism that much of the country is willing to acce…

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Sunday Aug 12 - 7:56am
RT @LoebVernon: In today’s GOP, has racism been relegated to gaffe-like status—a political pitfall to navigate against, rather than a moral…

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 10 - 7:22pm
“White nationalists know that, despite their infamy and humiliation, their pathetic adherence to a genetic determin… https://t.co/KDH0byMmhP

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 9 - 12:32am
I so wish I could be there! Have a great panel with those fantastic journalists. https://t.co/2QhchnOfHB

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 8 - 9:24pm
Best wishes for a great panel! https://t.co/ch8cxoDMZ9

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 8 - 9:12pm
Yikes! I’m in Houston for the Asian American Journalists Association conference and won’t be on that #AEJMC2018 pan… https://t.co/PpT3SDt0bp

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 8 - 9:45am
Who, me? Lie to myself? How dare you, ⁦@byagoda⁩. https://t.co/q9M0vMcidP

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Tuesday Aug 7 - 2:54pm
@jdgreer1 asked such outstanding questions of this panel. I learned a lot from those heroic journalism profs at the… https://t.co/VwXeMOphKL

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Monday Aug 6 - 7:37am
I love this animated @TheAtlantic interview with #hannibalburess https://t.co/Bar5z8w4vd from the talented Tynesha Foreman @nearsh0t

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Sunday Aug 5 - 9:25am
The gun ban that worked https://t.co/Ny58VAIppC via @stltoday @kevinmcdermott

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 3 - 5:05am
Republicans aren’t talking about the Mueller report. “What is there to say that’s not being said on social media?”… https://t.co/uu8YUgCeSY

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Friday Jul 27 - 9:08pm
@mdougreeve @NABJ @AlphonsoVM @vdmccraw @WaPoVanessa @shannonbuggs @agreen46 @mikegrantme @kerwinsp8 Thank you for… https://t.co/QW1HJsYdGT

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 26 - 6:51am
Love this piece by @cakitchner. Copying in my fully self-secure friend ⁦@Matt Kaiser⁩ https://t.co/bWtiabDRJp

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Thursday Jul 26 - 6:43am
@mckaycoppins⁩ is a delight. https://t.co/UbvX16UcXi

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Wednesday Jul 25 - 12:48pm
Trump’s appointee to run the criminal division of the DOJ hasn’t been a prosecutor, but he did once represent this… https://t.co/KTcxV7GUqX

Christi Parsons
1 month ago:   Saturday Jul 21 - 7:09am
Amid backlash to the Helsinki summit, the White House press secretary is using bureaucratic protocols to normalize… https://t.co/I1pt0aasZ9

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 17 - 4:49am
“Surreal.” “Extraordinary.” “Disgraceful.” https://t.co/OT51UklwTR

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Sunday Jul 15 - 3:03pm
RT @YAppelbaum: To describe what @CarlosLozadaWP does as “reviewing books” is like saying Michelangelo “painted ceilings” https://t.co/TJvS

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Thursday Jul 12 - 6:59pm
We’re not headed for Nazi Germany, but we’re also not headed anywhere good. @ichotiner https://t.co/9ov1dsxkh7 via @slate

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Saturday Jul 7 - 7:58am
RT @elainaplott: Not my job to say nice or mean things! Just report. https://t.co/A0iwb68yXE

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Friday Jul 6 - 2:19pm
RT @elainaplott: Quick shoutout to my fabulous colleague @yayitsrob, who was an indispensable partner and sounding board throughout our EPA…

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Wednesday Jul 4 - 7:01am
“When he teaches like this, he transforms from whatever your vision of Jimmy Carter is into someone different, some… https://t.co/QElo2BDIDH

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Tuesday Jul 3 - 5:43am
As Baltimore residents watched TJ Smith decry the impact of drugs and violent crime, they had no idea how profoundl… https://t.co/DcE87mZsUn

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Sunday Jul 1 - 7:53pm
RT @terrycrews: Terry Crews, 50 Cent, and the Discomfort of Masculine Anxiety - The Atlantic https://t.co/VjZ53mIYA2

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Thursday Jun 28 - 6:36am
RT @elainaplott: I get that there's lots of news, but the family-separations crisis is still a thing, and House GOP leadership, after plann…

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Wednesday Jun 27 - 7:09am
“A lot of these gig-type services essentially rely on people not doing the math on what it actually costs you,” one… https://t.co/ntK5ZFkOSz

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Tuesday Jun 26 - 7:17am
Thought for the Day, from Dr. King: Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive o… https://t.co/01lExlVEh3

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Sunday Jun 24 - 9:08pm
Warning: This ⁦@olgakhazan⁩ story may open your eyes and break your heart. https://t.co/GvxWEwo9bV

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Saturday Jun 23 - 10:28am
RT @ClintSmithIII: Yesterday, 9 of the 14 players who touched the field for France were of African or French Caribbean origin. I wrote abou…

Christi Parsons
2 months ago:   Thursday Jun 21 - 7:50am
Consider the power of the parasite, and of the bad idea, with ⁦@edyong209⁩: https://t.co/4a5wBHgZ9n

Christi Parsons
3 months ago:   Wednesday Jun 20 - 9:26am
Watch the U.S. turn away asylum seekers at the border, in this documentary from @TheAtlantic https://t.co/C7281wol1M

Christi Parsons
3 months ago:   Tuesday Jun 19 - 5:52am
The Sessions Doctrine manages to target people of color instead of protecting them, writes ⁦@fivefifthshttps://t.co/FPzyxrKrvR

Christi Parsons
3 months ago:   Wednesday Jun 13 - 5:08am
In Baltimore and other segregated cities, the life-expectancy gap between African Americans and whites is as much a… https://t.co/8z0VyGD8fS

Christi Parsons
3 months ago:   Monday Jun 11 - 5:48pm
@MrDrew_Taylor The OJ story was good, too ...

Christi Parsons
3 months ago:   Monday Jun 11 - 5:23pm
As a bonus, you'd get to work with the amazing @mimbsy . . . https://t.co/i4jQo3hQlf

Christi Parsons
3 months ago:   Sunday Jun 3 - 5:44pm
Warning: This podcast might keep you awake all night. https://t.co/hhJdbSRKLm

Christi Parsons
3 months ago:   Thursday May 31 - 5:01am
Racism is not a known side effect of this sleep medication, writes @olgakhazan https://t.co/Ja3sibqt0e

Christi Parsons
3 months ago:   Thursday May 24 - 7:26am
The question of whether collusion occurred lingers like a flat-earth theory, writes @GrahamDavidA https://t.co/lNl2w0L2FK

Christi Parsons
3 months ago:   Wednesday May 23 - 1:13pm
"To say that this is exclusively about the gun is as stupid as saying it has nothing to do with the gun,” Republica… https://t.co/k58amBg9cf

Christi Parsons
3 months ago:   Tuesday May 22 - 11:08am
Texas has a law aimed at keeping parents’ guns out of kids’ hands. But it’s “reactive, not proactive.”… https://t.co/aHEb7wSS66

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Monday May 21 - 12:32pm
@EliStokols @latimes @jackiekcalmes @Noahbierman @ChrisMegerian Congrats on the new job, @EliStokols! It's a joy an… https://t.co/RIxcGt6zSU

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Saturday May 19 - 1:02pm
David Frum is a senior editor at The Atlantic. In 2001–02, he was a speechwriter for President George W. Bush. https://t.co/0QzHPUM507

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Friday May 18 - 3:33pm
Walking away from the table would probably end hope of a diplomatic resolution with North Korea. But Trump’s many y… https://t.co/QlBuQg8ycv

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Friday May 18 - 3:25pm
@wpjenna @cathleendecker No one does it better or with more heart. Envy the journalists who get to work with @cathleendecker

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Tuesday May 15 - 7:03am
Communities of color are disproportionately likely to report crimes. It’s police who have maintained a culture of s… https://t.co/eh2ZupgyS2

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Monday May 14 - 8:26pm
RT @emmaogreen: A few observations from Jerusalem today, where I watched the jubilant festivities around the U.S. embassy opening while wat…

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Friday May 11 - 6:26am
It is “crazily short-sighted to do this,” the former Ebola czar tells @edyong209 https://t.co/dDpjLy6VRi

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Wednesday May 9 - 7:22am
There are ways to minimize police shootings, which happen in other industrialized countries far less frequently tha… https://t.co/i6eECVZ8SQ

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Tuesday May 8 - 11:05am
From ministers to pro athletes, they all get pulled over for “Driving While Black." Another eye-opening story about… https://t.co/sJAPC3XOY0

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Monday May 7 - 8:33am
Ta-Nehisi Coates, on @kanyewest: When brilliant black artists fall down on the stage, they don’t fall down alone. https://t.co/NcLYo1qtsf

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Saturday May 5 - 8:20am
Fascinating piece—A pregnant black woman is in prison for defending herself, and mainstream gun groups are silent. … https://t.co/MSqdyprOfC

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Friday May 4 - 9:00am
She’s excellent on those subjects, and you can’t be sure of her politics — two great reasons to #FF the journalist… https://t.co/erYkXHnpYX

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Thursday May 3 - 7:00am
Many schools that have honored Bill Cosby are also struggling to convince the public of their commitment to fighti… https://t.co/w7QF1A0tgY

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Wednesday May 2 - 9:29am
Mark Zuckerberg doesn't understand journalism—either that, or he doesn't care, writes @AdrienneLaF https://t.co/mLenzcuf9q

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Tuesday May 1 - 9:58am
Remembering Photojournalist Shah Marai - via @TheAtlPhoto https://t.co/WSoT9wl33r via @TheAtlantic

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Tuesday May 1 - 8:06am
RT @ethiopienne: @fivefifths @laurnwilliams @TheAtlantic https://t.co/8PKPiqFNUg


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Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Tuesday May 1 - 8:05am
Lauren Williams and Taylor Lorenz join @TheAtlantic https://t.co/5dQDGm8Mns

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Monday Apr 30 - 2:30pm
@g_ratnam @skomarow Steve was a gifted and kind human being, who always had time to help colleagues -- even those a… https://t.co/Tb7rVRIwi3

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Monday Apr 30 - 1:09pm
Maybe the interesting question isn’t whether Iran complies with the nuclear deal but whether the US does. https://t.co/jjYpiApnQz

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Thursday Apr 26 - 9:14pm
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.… https://t.co/a6uYogWtVq

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Wednesday Apr 25 - 11:38am
The new lynching memorial in Montgomery, Ala., stands as an argument that the system of slavery "did not end, but e… https://t.co/Zt55eUcsag

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Tuesday Apr 24 - 9:40am
Read @conor64 on the bravery it takes for police to blow the whistle on fellow officers: https://t.co/eWlHE0hy83

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Monday Apr 23 - 7:08pm
RT @tackettdc: Few go to the places @EricSchmittNYT does pursuing a story https://t.co/JSPHE3l0Au

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Monday Apr 23 - 7:07pm
RT @SangerNYT: Don’t miss this story. And think about what it took to get it.... https://t.co/8JmvHdaOfO

Christi Parsons
4 months ago:   Sunday Apr 22 - 8:34am
Standing up for the principle that no one has the right to police our opinions: https://t.co/2gcH0wdQRW via @QuilletteM @AdamPerkinsPhD

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Saturday Apr 21 - 9:08am
Colleges already give preference to recruited athletes and legacy admissions. Why not do the same for low-income ap… https://t.co/BViAeDpC8n

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Friday Apr 13 - 3:49am
RT @KennethBaer: @whoisgarylee @joshualipsky @cparsons Guts me every time. "He worked in the kitchen," he said before he left Germany for…

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Thursday Apr 12 - 9:45pm
RT @whoisgarylee: 12. I think of this story often and thought of it again today on #HolocaustRemembranceDay. Thank you to @joshualipsky for…

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Saturday Apr 7 - 1:56pm
We’ll all miss Connie, a truly kind and gentle person. @whca https://t.co/6acrrHxv48

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Tuesday Apr 3 - 1:19pm
EPA's Scott Pruitt, Defying White House, Doled Out Huge Raises - The Atlantic’s @elainaplott @yayitsrob have the sc… https://t.co/IfNczVOxM1

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Thursday Mar 29 - 3:47pm
@AMLwhere @TheAtlantic Thank you, @AMLwhere! I learned from the very, very best.

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Wednesday Mar 28 - 8:19am
Why the census — and the new question on it — matters: https://t.co/HDGv7rbbqg

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Wednesday Mar 28 - 8:14am
@RayLong @chicagotribune @latimes Thank you! God bless Newsman Ray Long.

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Wednesday Mar 28 - 5:11am
@brandihoffine @latimes @TheAtlantic Thank you, Brandi!

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 27 - 9:48pm
@alanblinder Proud of you and your work, @alanblinder! Roll Tide

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 27 - 9:45pm
@amyfiscus WorkFam Forever! @amyfiscus @mikememoli @khennessey

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 27 - 7:54pm
Thank you, @amieparnes! That means a lot to me ... https://t.co/kdjEs5jTAm

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 27 - 5:38pm
Thank you, Chuck! https://t.co/HHrvbxCuqi

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 27 - 4:21pm
@elainaplott blazed the path . . . https://t.co/HfJZFixrpl

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 27 - 4:16pm
@1bobcohn @latimes @TheAtlantic I'm thrilled to have the opportunity! It will be my great privilege to work with th… https://t.co/F9Xwz6d5aS

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 27 - 4:09pm
Thank you, @jonallendc. That means a lot coming from the likes of you! https://t.co/GVoXEcLHIO

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 27 - 4:05pm
Thank you, @CaitlinHayden! It's an awesome responsibility I take very seriously. https://t.co/zGzzxN3YN3

Christi Parsons
5 months ago:   Tuesday Mar 27 - 3:59pm
Thank you, my friend! https://t.co/SZqIQKmlsR