Her name is Taiyesha Baker, and she is determined to go out in a blaze of loathing.
Baker, who tweets using the handle Night Nurse, probably didn’t intend to be the center of a controverssy, but the story has evolved quickly since Indianapolis Fox affiliate WXIN reported on Saturday that “Indiana University Health was investigating after one of their nurses allegedly posted a controversial Tweet that surfaced Friday on social media.”
The tweet, which seems to have been scrubbed from Baker’s account, is still preserved in retweets, including this one by the Philadelphia Globe, which sheds further light on Baker’s specific place of employment: Riley’s Children’s Health:
It’s confirmed that the anti-white racist nurse Taiyesha Baker works at @RileyChildrens. A review of what you think of their employee’s racism might help them make a decision.https://t.co/3e19bcMrZd pic.twitter.com/o4SEnjT0kt
— Philadelphia Globe???? (@PhillyGlobe) November 25, 2017
Since then, Baker has seemingly bought into her fifteen minutes of notoriety, tweeting:
It is hard to imagine that her employment at the hospital will survive the day, but the more interesting question is whether liberals will embrace her as a hero. Putting aside her inescapable racism, her anti-white, anti-male views are popular with the Left