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Alexander Stille, professor at the Columbia Journalism School, writes a lot on Italy and France. http://t.co/VN7fQTss01

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Excellent piece on the long history between Minneapolis police and its minority community by @columbiajourn 's… https://t.co/Mzv5vlhEMu @realDonaldTrump You empower white supremacists. You encourage police brutality. You’re the real “thug” here.… https://t.co/yPgSNFXFIe
Retweeted by Alexander StilleThis is mandatory viewing. You won’t regret it. https://t.co/OSf0HyOtHU
Retweeted by Alexander StilleAmerica is on fire right now, and the president of the United States is walking around with gasoline. We need heal… https://t.co/XQDupBgKSX
Retweeted by Alexander Stille @JoeBiden We need your leadership. Now more than ever. #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/P6XkY9Htdq
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5/30
2020
Mark Zuckerberg created a website to rank his female classmates by their appearance and it ended up destroying demo… https://t.co/sqAaSr9tcu
Retweeted by Alexander StilleTry to imagine the pandemic w/o an independent press: many states combine corona tests w/ antibody tests to inflat… https://t.co/1Z1MM49V3uIt has been 7 months since this tweet. https://t.co/sXLuLtLYe9
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5/29
2020
Mark Zuckerberg a lying fuck. He had no problem disingenuously "fact-checking" the "Mourning in America" ad that criticized Trump.
Retweeted by Alexander StilleHOLY SHIT. Per @BrianSimsPA, in PA's state legislature, GOP leadership HID the fact that a Republican tested positi… https://t.co/op8AC45xCt
Retweeted by Alexander StilleGreat news. Congrats to two terrific alums. https://t.co/Uz440A4l57100,000 dead Americans. One wrong president. https://t.co/NTH4cT0Xum
Retweeted by Alexander StilleYou were a great presence in our program and we are all excited to see the work you will continue to produce https://t.co/SUH63mrrMb @SarahKSilverman https://t.co/XfcbCXrpJg
Retweeted by Alexander StilleLet them eat cupcakes says Marie Antoinette Conway. Voting lines are longest in poorer, largely minorities neighbor… https://t.co/vsOIUnz3W2Thanks for your kind words https://t.co/0PsXC7KMUcSay Anything, Make Stuff Up: “I just believe strongly that Facebook shouldn’t be the arbiter of truth of everything… https://t.co/S2ytlFPBBz
5/28
2020
I have never understood why the normal standards of libel -- recklessly publishing false information with no seriou… https://t.co/xB9OzDqqpaThe vulgarity of referring to human beings as "human capital stock"- which sounds a lot like "cattle"-is that it's… https://t.co/ZgHX1AToMP
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5/26
2020
Pop culture quiz pt 4 (Beyoncé, Tidepod, Becky, Wakanda) https://t.co/4XuKMcjjjs
Retweeted by Alexander StillePop culture quiz pt 5 (Call Me Maybe and Flossing) https://t.co/G3rckM1Dqs
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5/23
2020
My brilliant students at @columbiajourn are graduating today, wrapping up a strange, disjointed and difficult semes… https://t.co/R9iggFoeMK
Retweeted by Alexander StilleI just graduated virtually! ✅ Master’s in Business & Economics Journalism ✅ Knight-@Bagehots Fellowship I almost lo… https://t.co/MJUdXNdYo5
Retweeted by Alexander StilleHappy Graduation Day @columbiajourn Class of 2020!! You may not be marching across a stage today, but you're now pa… https://t.co/F8uiS6NST8
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5/20
2020
The Phony Coronavirus Class War: “When you start seeing where the cases are coming from and the demographics — I’m… https://t.co/962tTPlUWhRebekah Jones said that her removal was "not voluntary,” that she was ordered to censor some data, but refused to "… https://t.co/TPJEZCusDe
Retweeted by Alexander StilleWoman who designed Florida's COVID-19 dashboard has been removed from her position https://t.co/hHNshEAg1p.@realDonaldTrump, it’s not us, it’s you. Your inaction, ineptitude, and instability have caused the worst economi… https://t.co/YLHkduixXw
Retweeted by Alexander StilleTrump says « we have more cases because we do more testing? » do we have more dead from corona because we do more t… https://t.co/xKViW9HQKD
5/19
2020
Americans are constantly worried about the power of government. The bigger danger is that we can’t get even basic t… https://t.co/uqyGZZmhfM
Retweeted by Alexander StilleMy first husband died when I was 24, leaving me with a 13-month-old & another on the way. Social Security helped me… https://t.co/eHf2XB704y
Retweeted by Alexander StilleThis US doctor has had enough of the ‘tributes’. He makes his point powerfully and impressively. https://t.co/3raQsdFXiH
Retweeted by Alexander Stille- Expand vote-by-mail and early voting - Implement online voter registration - Ensure everyone can safely vote in-p… https://t.co/802YJomYgw
Retweeted by Alexander StilleDid any of them express outraged when Don Jr. accused Biden of pedophilia? Where does that rank in terms of civil d… https://t.co/pZWj0kGalmAlong with being offensive, Azar contradicts himself: says we have lower death rate than elsewhere but then blames… https://t.co/mHnhHgavXOYou need better messaging, like: The U.S. has 4 percent of word population but nearly 30% of Coronavirus deaths. Wh… https://t.co/HboNsLZvc8‘Believe All Women’ Is a Right-Wing Trap: "First, caricature feminists as a bunch of groupthink totalitarians, then… https://t.co/JCVsZrjSQL
5/18
2020
These are people are truly vile -- beyond vile: Donald Trump Jr. Smears Biden With Baseless Instagram Post https://t.co/idEAGWTWxE
5/17
2020
I wrote about the challenges of doing robust, well-designed drug trials in the middle of this pandemic and why they… https://t.co/DydRiTHv9U
Retweeted by Alexander StilleWhat is the justification for banning « Mourning in America? » It’s all true https://t.co/XL73nq4pYP
5/16
2020
The many moods of the Class of 2020 at @ColumbiaJournMA (Politics) on the last day of the session. Tuesdays and Thu… https://t.co/JaNTOamS3h
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5/15
2020
@ChuckWendig Benevolence and Betrayal: Five Italian Jewish Families Under Fascism by @a_stille an absolute must-rea… https://t.co/o73mYCjSkR
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5/14
2020
The Republicans who voted for the #Trump tax cut (and the Bush tax cut) should be banned from the pronouncing the w… https://t.co/Fnr1blFlnC @realDonaldTrump TRUMPGATE! 80,000 dead Americans under his watch. Failure. https://t.co/opCLnPHiFX
Retweeted by Alexander Stille @realDonaldTrump Raise your hand ✋ if you’re excited for Joe Biden to beat Trump like a DRUM 🥁 on November 3rd. Th… https://t.co/cZAGvhMmjx
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5/11
2020
Trump administration repeatedly turned down offer from U.S. manufacturer of N95 masks to ramp up production in 4 mo… https://t.co/vLAGVdOZwh
5/9
2020
Thanks https://t.co/269IwJc7g5You couldn't make this stuff up! https://t.co/NhuTy2OKPjA non-political public health advocate Melinda Gates gives Trump administration 'D-minus' for coronavirus response… https://t.co/Z48yhDhmQ7
5/8
2020
This is extremely disturbing: chief fundraiser for RNC being put in charge of post office at time when vote by mail… https://t.co/ZOWAzZJsOJ
Retweeted by Alexander StilleThat case proves that racism doesn't take a break even for a pandemic -- totally tragic https://t.co/5XMkProRNRHere's a great idea "Trump vows to ‘terminate’ Obamacare," Take away people's health care in the middle of a pandem… https://t.co/L7uke1OMcL
5/7
2020
Has there ever been a problem for which @realDonaldTrump has actually taken responsibility? admitted error? I can't… https://t.co/SKew3b4f7sCongrats @bentaub91 for winning the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing. You can read his winning story at the… https://t.co/AFKKpaSZvS
Retweeted by Alexander Stille📺 Mourning In America https://t.co/djkH0ySCqo
Retweeted by Alexander StilleOn how well vote-by-mail worked in Colorado: We Should Never Have to Vote in Person Again https://t.co/qTskto7LmaA message from me and my dad, @Melbrooks. #coronavirus #DontBeASpreader https://t.co/Hqhc4fFXbe
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5/5
2020
Future generations simply won’t believe that after 67,000 Americans — and counting — died in a pandemic, Trump went… https://t.co/sVk7ZdPyJH
Retweeted by Alexander StilleGet out the vote!!! https://t.co/l7Xtqi9YGK
Retweeted by Alexander StilleSo, the Republican candidate for president has a long history of alleged tax evasion, yet he has not released his t… https://t.co/uQtPCiEyqH
Retweeted by Alexander StilleRace and immigrant baiting, dismantling ACA, ignoring climate, gutting EPA, tax cuts 4 the rich, cozying up 2 to di… https://t.co/O7LPW7sHeuYikes https://t.co/R4Cd1S4RTVAlong with being a lie, the countries doing most tests were those that responded slowly and ineffectively & were ha… https://t.co/fm3Pm9crF4more lies: US, 7 million tests Russia 4.3 m Germany 2.5 Italy 2.2 Spain, 1.9 UK 1.2 Next 5 countries tested 12.1… https://t.co/p1GMrb7V50Its always funny that republicans love Lincoln so much. He freed the slaves, defeated the confederacy, and laid th… https://t.co/Kju1kCGDl1
Retweeted by Alexander StilleTo sit beneath the man who was assassinated trying to hold our Nation together and say you’ve been treated worse th… https://t.co/D6axMZfwfJ
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5/4
2020
Congratulations to current @ColumbiaJournMA Politics Concentration student @JemBartholomew, who has been named a 20… https://t.co/cUT3aqxBjI
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5/2
2020
He needs to explain, if the US did such a great job with Corona, why it leads the world in total cases and in death… https://t.co/cXWKTOOefDThis should be updated: something tells we are well over a trillion by now https://t.co/1U42TMf456 @ColumbiaJournMA alum @hindureporter (MA Politics '19) published his M.A. thesis in @WIRED about how India, the wor… https://t.co/ffHORJTYgh
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4/30
2020
Looks like #Trump administration is handing out Defense Production Act contracts to well-connected cronies with lit… https://t.co/SKJd5330d2
4/29
2020
A couple of days ago, I had the pleasure of doing my first Twitter chat with the wonderful folks at @torontoWOTS. I… https://t.co/1OmH9Wqus5
Retweeted by Alexander StilleLebanon’s Tripoli is out of control tonight. Fires burning, shots fired, people injured. The economy is in total fr… https://t.co/U1H4TzJ1kO
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4/28
2020
"The transcripts show patterns, revealing a display of hubris and self-pity unlike anything historians say they've… https://t.co/ADLWBSmXS9
Retweeted by Alexander StilleThis crazy idea is something Mussolini might have cooked up: telling Chinese students what they should study? https://t.co/p3LzANJ85u
4/27
2020
Analysis of Trump's Covid-19 presser: all self-promotion, no empathy: Over 3 wks, Trump spoke for 13+ hours — 2 hrs… https://t.co/LNKVp9SoevBrad Pitt does Dr. Anthony Fauci in Trump send up in SNL Cold Open - https://t.co/UGlHQeiEbU via @YouTubeThis video from Republicans for the Rule of Law has clocked more than a million views since we released it less tha… https://t.co/K3XMoYsquz
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4/26
2020
Officially paid my deposit, which means...I’ll be attending Columbia Journalism School’s MA program (science concen… https://t.co/5PYCslUMQy
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4/25
2020
Highly effective ad attacking Trump on #coronavirus https://t.co/WZFqRaUgXE via @YouTubeSure doesn't sound sarcastic to me when Trump suggests injecting disinfectant. https://t.co/ksDWePNpJjGiuliani mocks idea of tracing cases of #coronavirus suggesting we should trace for cancer and heart disease. Seems… https://t.co/JqoOw5y7DY
4/24
2020
On the front page of the @nytimes paper today, our story about how the coronavirus pandemic and the ensuing restric… https://t.co/YYIbznO8xH
Retweeted by Alexander StilleTerrific piece: FDA chief Stephen Hahn asked HHS in January if he could start contacting companies about shortages… https://t.co/5EsisXj4of#LauraIngraham & Fox touted chloroquine as "game changer" until study found drug associated higher death risk. This… https://t.co/5yF70JfW7R
4/23
2020
Can you honestly be that ignorant? Covid-19 came to this country carried by Americans returning from travel abroad… https://t.co/hh0TkheTq7The US leads the world in covid-19 cases and we are banning immigration from here? Disease spread by US citizens tr… https://t.co/QRVZTOcYqD
4/21
2020
Note: one group working to save lives, the other recklessly endangering them; one group calm and determined, the ot… https://t.co/qvuqT8oJuDMr President @realDonaldTrump, you won’t want to watch this, but I hope you do. Please drop your angry, petty, disi… https://t.co/h4VKEQlBq9
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4/20
2020
A classic move in authoritarian regimes: in Hitler’s Germany they used the expression « working towards the Fuhrer … https://t.co/fjsIrRPYFTTax avoidance? https://t.co/KuSM3gkSBCWhy "namaste" is a natural substitute for the handshake: It is closer to what we actually want a universal greeting… https://t.co/cWFgZ5cWOFHow many things are offensive about Trump allies comparing themselves to Rosa Parks for trying to violate shelter i… https://t.co/8X5Xd7S52l
4/19
2020
This is how propaganda works: * 45% who frequently watch @FoxNews believe the coronavirus death toll in inflated *… https://t.co/2LIBJzO4xv
Retweeted by Alexander StilleGov. Cuomo calls on Pres. Trump to give federal assistance to states to increase testing: "Why don't you show as mu… https://t.co/e0NfFI5CdP
Retweeted by Alexander StilleMany predicted that once elected Trump would move past polarization 2 broaden his support; that will never happen.… https://t.co/iy4PVCCR6XAt a pretty dark time, it was heartening to report this story, looking at how Seattle-area businesses and instituti… https://t.co/dmOpiF1A39
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4/17
2020
Remember the good old days when Sarah Palin and GOP talked about the "death panels" that would follow the ACA? https://t.co/BuEOWIvxhRFirst rule of Trump governance: take credit for anything good whether you favored or opposed it, blame others for a… https://t.co/QxWw45bzOKUnfettered capitalism is Jeff Bezos growing his fortune by $24,000,000,000 during this pandemic, and still refusing… https://t.co/ZsgSG60KOq
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4/16
2020

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