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Ashley Dawson @a_j_dawson New York City

CUNY professor, climate justice activist, and author of Extreme Cities and Extinction: A Radical History

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Joined Twitter 3/31/11


https://t.co/IpoCzszqyz via @NYTimesCheck out this excerpt of THE essential book on Green New Deal by @KateAronoff @alybatt @triofrancos @aldatweetshttps://t.co/ULRWJDt5DFFossil fuel production on track for double the safe climate limit https://t.co/4n6ndgDptu
11/20
2019
Noura Erakat: U.S. Recognition of Israeli Settlements Is “Entrenchment of an Apartheid Regime” https://t.co/65dADSWgM9 via @democracynow
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonCalifornia Governor @GavinNewsom just announced some critical steps towards a phase-out of oil and gas extraction i… https://t.co/tUh9KD9nzJ
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonNew Yorkers have shown up at the Con Ed rate case hearing to oppose the company’s plan to raise our rates to expand… https://t.co/TOnjRGZUi8
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonUseful account of the crisis of journalism but with no mention of a public option for information gathering and dis… https://t.co/lflcv4KKKN
11/19
2019
Hunger strikers target Pelosi in push for Democrats to take action on climate crisis https://t.co/cNDqrekolmThe factory farm industry can't be reformed, force-feeding animals antibiotics is foundational to the industry. W… https://t.co/hbKTyy18ki
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonNEW YORKERS SHUT DOWN CRICKET VALLEY! @NYGovCuomo, now it’s your turn to shut down this fracked gas disaster.… https://t.co/B9p5i54wwb
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11/18
2019
Useful overview of the long tradition of White Supremacy in the Republican party: https://t.co/YBICdePDyh
11/17
2019
Jason Hickel: "rising global inequality is driven in large part by power imbalances in the global economy, in that… https://t.co/LWXsVLoMvP
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11/16
2019
@lucinda_david Thanks, Lucinda. Sorry I wasn't able to hear your presentation. Do you have a copy you can share via email?
11/15
2019
Beyond the Green New Deal https://t.co/cRQ0TERSloHow can we finance ecological reconstruction? Here are some answers https://t.co/bdzfCLq9bHToday is a very big day! We’re unveiling our FIRST-ever Green New Deal infrastructure bill!👷🏽‍♀️🌎 The GND for Pub… https://t.co/VdrtNla6Co
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonFollowing the police killing of student Alex Chow Tsz-lok, radical collective @lausanhk issue sixth demand in… https://t.co/NSPR3CAMmh
Retweeted by Ashley Dawson @nick_w_estes on the significance of the coup against Evo Morales https://t.co/TkPyzPQoaINEW: @BernieSanders and @AOC just unveiled the Green New Deal for Public Housing Act, a bill to spend up to $172 bi… https://t.co/1w8kXTx59q
Retweeted by Ashley Dawson'An apocalypse happened': Venice counts cost of devastating floods https://t.co/hPrvWxS9GkThe vegan revolution: why the latest 'meat' is made entirely from thin air https://t.co/JXQgBfQtqj
11/14
2019
https://t.co/ja7EjcHnmh via @NYTimes
11/12
2019
~ NEW EPISODE ~ Green imperialism & Indigenous nations w/ Andrew Curley Andrew Curley (@wahgraphy) argues that cu… https://t.co/57y4mSSDjB
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonIt’s time to ditch Big Ag for sustainable agroecology. https://t.co/vRrxIkfmZc"We are choosing to walk the walk of this movement and to take the leadership being demanded of us.”… https://t.co/pTq34F1YO4
Retweeted by Ashley Dawson#ThisisaCoup Evo Morales didn’t resign; he was overthrown by a coup d’état. Please read and share our statement:… https://t.co/P63nZ6ZtIv
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11/11
2019
From the brilliant folks @BIOS https://t.co/a9NHbvW9InAfrica poised to lead way in global green revolution, says report https://t.co/kmNbRY6DpRPollutionwatch: Africa increases its reliance on fossil fuels https://t.co/cemP0gheTBGlobal investment in cutting greenhouse gases fell by 11% in 2018 https://t.co/cDh6mZl6u5
11/10
2019
Watch this https://t.co/Txhe032k5aHow Scientists Got Climate Change So Wrong https://t.co/D6uBVXlWy3Congrats to @KenHiltner on the publication of his new book! https://t.co/9NpVx8wCUn
11/9
2019
Capitalism generates artificial scarcity, and scarcity pushes people to behave in desperate, fearful, anti-social w… https://t.co/V3PxcEJNyf
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11/7
2019
Investor-owned utilities like #ConEd are killing us and our planet. To build a #GreenNewDeal, we need a publicly o… https://t.co/co9cL6Jecw
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11/3
2019
This is terrifying, and should be making headlines. Researchers in Germany have found during the period 2008 to 20… https://t.co/ZcOF8Qleu2
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11/1
2019
Rebecca Solnit on what it feels like to live in CA today: ordinary life has vanished in fire-ravaged California https://t.co/ztq7KnuXD7All the leaves are burnt and the sky is gray https://t.co/b0JydKUWnSJulie Sze on the soundtrack of Environmental Justice (and her fabulous new book) https://t.co/lFEXXfHKlp @AlexCKaufman on the ominous implications of #COP25 cancellation https://t.co/g0jU3Y4fibTime for public power https://t.co/emh1FtBXr8
10/31
2019
Chile protesters: 'We are subjugated by the rich. It's time for that to end' https://t.co/QGuGnNV9g5Important piece from Justin Brannan and @eddiebautista08 on NYC's total lack of preparation for next climate emerge… https://t.co/TnLNpqVpmvWe need to break car culture. That's why we're starting a DSA Transit Justice Committee! 🚄🚲 Our first meeting wil… https://t.co/CBKAS0Lw9E
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonTODAY, the City Council will vote on a historic bill that could transform the private waste industry. @NYCCouncilhttps://t.co/riXV28Mn4H
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonRising seas could affect three times more people by 2050 than previously thought, according to new research, threat… https://t.co/GU3n9llLyTYAAAAAS! https://t.co/LxvtkaaA6NThe unjust architecture of the global economy revealed https://t.co/Ue54TVa3xc
10/30
2019
The Twilight of Autopia https://t.co/9iIfOPdheP via @PlacesJournalWe are witnessing the biggest surge in global protest activity since the early 2010s. What links these protests? https://t.co/0s7VdkJFwFHas the climate crisis made California too dangerous to live in? | Bill McKibben https://t.co/brIYSMwlF4This! https://t.co/cT9wJ3ItRPUN Special Rapporteur @leilanifarha is seeking contributions for Guidelines on the #right2housing https://t.co/RleB9Cnia1Great piece by Alys Weinbaum on the enduring importance of Silvia Federici's work on the persecution of women https://t.co/ClVKPtPGstWhat is #lossanddamage about? Ahead of our conference you can read this 2017 paper, a typology of four perspectives… https://t.co/GEgRKJjtV0
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonFrom #HongKong to #Chile to #Barcelona to #Beirut mass demonstrations have broken out as people grow tired of undem… https://t.co/I3Bxou9R4u
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10/29
2019
👉Can we transform the climate movement by protecting indigenous' land rights?💥 👉How are indigenous sovereignty & en… https://t.co/bQzLpGVbHi
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10/28
2019
SUVs second biggest cause of emissions rise, figures reveal https://t.co/qjX63JNWcnNew IEA report: offshore windfarms 'can provide more electricity than the world needs' https://t.co/61DqXbLWsv
10/25
2019
An explosion of protest, a howl of rage – but not a Latin American spring https://t.co/TlVsbEKdBcPeople are rising up against neo-liberal policies & right-wing politicians across the globe. Make no mistake, from… https://t.co/MZhB9JKOkh
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonThe #emissions from a new Anglo American underground mine project in #Chile could be catastrophic for the host nati… https://t.co/bUro8cBsH4
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10/24
2019
I'm excited to be part of this great group of climate activists weighing in on #GretaThurnberg Greta and the… https://t.co/VC13N9FGiL
10/23
2019
'Artificial leaf' successfully produces clean gas https://t.co/sOrQn06MwEMaterials that can revolutionize how light is harnessed for solar energy: Researchers develop new design rule for g… https://t.co/MAgiKrjbU0https://t.co/v39xUW3DRs via @NYTOpinion
10/22
2019
Tonight! 6:30pm, join us in @JamesGalleryGC for "Print as Object and Act in Radical & Alternative Publishing" for a… https://t.co/ULB9Ck3pc0
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10/21
2019
Reading: Transforming the energy system https://t.co/a4CXVHYGaw by @IRENAGermany is making a bet on solar, but will it miss out on a windfall? https://t.co/R1D2rFxCF1 via @bopinion#TodayInEnergy - Natural gas inventories surpass five-year average for the first time in two years.… https://t.co/32v9oj2tYb
Retweeted by Ashley Dawson#Flickr Image of the week: Global #energy-related carbon dioxide #emissions in the EIA International Energy Outlook… https://t.co/1KpvitVMQN
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonWhen will the world's wells run out of water? Very soon https://t.co/2ffo1SQYWA
10/18
2019
A new concept could make more environmentally friendly batteries possible https://t.co/dtpoTNr3kAAfrican evidence support Younger Dryas Impact Hypothesis https://t.co/zChXeBRBYuStudy on climate protection: More forest -- less meat: Study examines effects of blood vessel damage following brai… https://t.co/OWTUBDKbVhAre we underestimating the benefits of investing in renewable energy? https://t.co/p4SMrsXXHtGalapagos study highlights importance of biodiversity in the face of climate change https://t.co/Lkot0jSNhPBrave new world: Simple changes in intensity of weather events 'could be lethal' https://t.co/Ipx20rgSGOUS and Canada have lost more than 1 in 4 birds in the past 50 years https://t.co/tjE975p0I1When will the rainforest shift from absorbing carbon to spewing masses of it into the atmosphere? Scientists fear t… https://t.co/xVN3lUHaKo
10/17
2019
Climate Futures: Re-imagining Global Climate Justice Edited by Kum-Kum Bhavnani, John Foran, Priya A. Kurian, and D… https://t.co/VRlDyqdJNC
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10/16
2019
The post-1945 deal between capital and workers was centered on increasing wages in rich nations. Now that this deal… https://t.co/aAydlJsyRa
10/15
2019
@KateAronoff on how the IMF thinks carbon taxes will stop the climate crisis, and why that's a terrible idea https://t.co/RGDzNDTzpFNot quite sure how @BernieSanders' plan to expand employee ownership at major corporations would work? Here's an… https://t.co/JF3r64Uqvi
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonGE: ‘Inevitable’ That Offshore Wind Manufacturing Comes to the US https://t.co/Yg0QuZdImQ via @greentechmediaThe Shale Boom Shows Signs Of Slowdown - The Fuse https://t.co/dELxcApWgrMore frequent and intense tropical storms mean less recovery time for the world's coastlines https://t.co/5DSFaxaxTq via @ConversationUSOne Year After Landmark IPCC Report: We have to “Shut Big Oil down or face extreme climate disruption.”… https://t.co/ahmwOCFfnDCritics call out Extinction Rebellion’s race problem https://t.co/iVsRaIUeYC via @gristThe power’s out in California. Is this what our future looks like? https://t.co/F7kaQysFAr via @gristWill the Fracking Revolution Peak Before Ever Making Money? https://t.co/htn0QtfDku'We Must Grow This Movement': Youth Climate Activists Ramp Up the Pressure https://t.co/xXTVICn4SOA recession is coming. When it does, we need to demand a Green New Deal | Yanis Varoufakis and David Adler https://t.co/F6v3rgek2h
10/14
2019
The only way to guarantee a clean energy transition is to actively scale down fossil fuels. Any plan that doesn't… https://t.co/ScdGsiAq5w
Retweeted by Ashley DawsonReally key point https://t.co/68VrEA8WlP
10/13
2019
.@a_j_dawson, a professor at @GC_CUNY and @csinews, weighs in on the climate change debate, the impact of climate c… https://t.co/pS5BpuCHOd
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10/12
2019
Revealed: the 20 firms behind a third of all carbon emissions https://t.co/F8G0vW1tatRevealed: Google made large contributions to climate change deniers https://t.co/PV2TItsZHsThis study shows that Uber and Lyft draw people away from public transportation, walking and biking. In cities, 6… https://t.co/PLh0EPxpvv
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10/11
2019
.@grist has put together an interactive guide to show where the 2020 presidential candidates stand on climate issue… https://t.co/bZdSXNkLIt
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10/9
2019

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