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We calculated the minimum assured revenue that coal-mining states would earn at the 4% floor set by the Centre for… https://t.co/BqTjCYlPEU
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti23% borrowed money to run household, 8% sold watch/mobile. 24% walked home, 28% unpaid, 80% no MNREGA work, 71% dro… https://t.co/ApFvPzyvx7
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiUber and Lyft must *immediately* reclassify their drivers as employees and not independent contractors — and provid… https://t.co/7Dopq5NsnI
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiEXCLUSIVE: Documents from an internal Facebook investigation into Qanon show, for the first time, the massive scale… https://t.co/4UuiEOmRid
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiGiven all we know about the use of Uighur classification in China, I am extremely concerned to learn there is an IE… https://t.co/tMcwv5G4ai
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiOutstanding thread on the larger intellectual and material climate that enables the kind of horrific experimentatio… https://t.co/z9LxFhT779
8/11
2020
Today I had a procedure that I am pretty sure if men were subjected to, they would have put me under and plied me w… https://t.co/7QLJPVSEX4GUESS WHAT! There's only 2 WEEKS left to apply for our Archival Creators Fellowship! This is a 9-month PAID fellows… https://t.co/zj6CuaqxIQ
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiIn the early 1990s, about 80% of Nairobians had reliable water connection. That share has since decreased to less t… https://t.co/kUJDQgrHz1
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiWhen doing research on microfinance, I found that many women who would be considered low-income identified as middl… https://t.co/8JvzNU4Blv
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiI have been this person. It took me about a year into my job to figure it out and to stop entertaining these. Some… https://t.co/h7hzAst9lu
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiOn behalf of @divkan1 to Americanist #twitterstorians: she is trying to locate 3 letters written by K Paramu Pillai… https://t.co/Ddr1rkScHNGuess who didn't participate in the Quit India movement but formed a government with the Muslim League instead ? https://t.co/lr4WfHeLZs
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @nataliapetrzela Has everybody lost their minds? What even is happening?! @tomphillipsin 🤣😂I've seen this kind of media courage under such extreme pressure only once (@MadaMasr in Egypt). It really makes th… https://t.co/6m1ZxnCoXB🤣😂 a nationalism built on being the world's oldest and most consistent losers. Hindutva brain is really amazing. https://t.co/Ow4l3SyMQ1Governments come and go but the amorphous blob that runs Lebanon remains. https://t.co/4CO9TxFQ4R
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @Dhivyadhanam How sweet! This one is special because I'm co-authoring it with my students. It's a textbook based on… https://t.co/5rFNT3zmCMThe VC was accused of sexual harassment in Delhi, has shut down the Viswa Bharati Press, and done nothing while the… https://t.co/o5edgpMe6b
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiReally important thread on the effect on academia of the lack of child care during the pandemic. https://t.co/LRrHX3zZgHOne book proposal and a sample chapter done, only two more to go. What the hell have I gotten myself into?!? I should just go drink.Iconic image of Uyghur life as object of the gaze (the tourist-data intensive surveillance system-the sovereign) https://t.co/K6NiAG7WM5
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiOur students really are awesome. https://t.co/uJsUd8y9HQBut perhaps no front page more powerful than the @em_com. “The war that Brazil lost” https://t.co/xLPduL2WHf
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti1/2 This is a major development; it's worth noting that successive blows to Hong Kong civil society and local freed… https://t.co/1OEl9gPIar
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiLol it’s true. I thought it wasn’t possible for him to say anything more ridiculous than (see his entire bibliograp… https://t.co/l76R7RKxL2
8/10
2020
The dramatic video of the crackdown in Minsk. Happening now. https://t.co/LOZb0uRaqx
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @smileitsjoy I am so in admiration of your grace and the principled way you have navigated this! Bravo and I look f… https://t.co/1SxChSqE3F @tobymorton @DevinCow @rajeevtk domain name use!Clashes with OMON continue in Minsk. Flash-bang grenades are being used at Nemiga https://t.co/WE44pS944G
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiFrom the joint protest organized by trade unions today. The women in pink are ASHA workers, frontline Covid warrior… https://t.co/8BPvaA09Zo
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @DannaAgmon I am so jealous! I recently tried henna on my hair and I think the grey around my temple is lightly tin… https://t.co/UpmlV2R64z @Jaai1234 @tressiemcphd Or like actually read anthropologists and other social scientists who study culture instead… https://t.co/77Gt7zZmDl @Jaai1234 Oh god the culture of poverty shit! I just learned about this garbage from @tressiemcphd tweeting recentl… https://t.co/W5insrzq00 @AshishBiswaz @dasracist @rajeevtk 😂🤣It is unacceptable and these people should be pariahs, not being defended by their colleagues. Do better… https://t.co/x0HhasMTarGiven the hoops I jumped through for IRB when I first added ethnography to my work it is absolutely clear there is… https://t.co/vh4LjOqR35I QUIT econ in part because of the study Esther Duflo et al did in poor black communities pushing an H&R Block ‘sav… https://t.co/aZ2WxLZzRMThis “ethics comment” on that Nairobi let’s deprive poor people of water study is priceless. Translation: since the… https://t.co/Dno1CbdIsZOn November 21, 2013, a cargo ship arrived in the port of Beirut, carrying 2750 tons of ammonium nitrate. The autho… https://t.co/3Tlw6lq0as
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @AnnuJal I don’t think it’s too far away at all. India under Modi is a garbage dumpClass exploitation and caste oppression in rural India have to be put squarely at the centre of any oppositional ag… https://t.co/FlQPHIgbDh
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @MarginalScribb1 😂🤣Open windows! "Building regulations are written largely by HVAC engineers. HVAC engineers are typically paid accord… https://t.co/GN8axNoO4Q
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @ria4983 Awww 😍🥰Many thanks to ⁦@Ahmed_Yaqoub⁩⁩ for discussing my ⁦@OUPAcademic⁩ book The Empire of Apostles! For grad students thi… https://t.co/Y1jcfOQwp2 @ThiagoKrause2 Muito obrigada, Thiago!I joined @wgbhnews @CallieCrossley to talk about corporations response to Black Lives Matter and my research on McD… https://t.co/2fgIQQz32V
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8/9
2020
I also recommend doing this periodically without spilling coffee on oneself. Preferably while cussing the name of *… https://t.co/kSs8A0HSHWIn awe of my @MSF_Lebanon colleagues who are dealing with this crisis as fathers, mother, brothers, sisters, friend… https://t.co/laAonkfrRn
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiIn case you're wondering what Modi is up to while a pandemic rips through the country - other than building temples… https://t.co/cjR7AzTjZQ
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiClasses start on Monday. One student has passed away. 2 colleagues have been notified that students have covid. I a… https://t.co/TU2HyfoccP
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiEbrahim Alkazi, born to a Saudi Arabian father and a Kuwaiti mother. After the Partition, Alkazi decided to stay ba… https://t.co/4aKbt7yPdS
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @ria4983 Yeah I am still way more invested in your female psycho neighbor thanks. Haven’t forgotten ghore baire lec… https://t.co/AHYOJT9UD4 @artcrimeprof 😂🤣
8/8
2020
Georgetown Financial Aid Cuts A 'Slap In The Face' Amid Pandemic, Some Students Say https://t.co/xfYwfxB8MT
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @bttyeo 😂🤣 congrats and this is the best I got tenure tweet everOne of the consequences of being a historian - perhaps especially a pre-modern historian - is that I have very litt… https://t.co/kzVIRWc5Qd
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiSeems like universities are increasingly going one of two ways: go online last minute to protect staff, students, &… https://t.co/b4La2XDBge
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @wormmaps Feynman lectures, Steven Weinberg Dreams of a final theory, Hawking’s brief history of time (can you tell… https://t.co/hwd8FxCXAcThe thousands of dollars that is the yearly cost of attendance is not tuition or even room and board, but all the o… https://t.co/jZoP2cCE3wThe Archivo Digital de Puerto Rico has digitized a number of photographs and postcards from nineteenth- and twentie… https://t.co/4aHt6n48ox
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiNever underestimate the desire to be close to power. The sycophant will justify it to themselves (if I am in the ro… https://t.co/sd0PMlYN7k😂🤣 https://t.co/HjNKfEi5YZ.@DarrickHamilton & I teamed up to write the forward (that @kendrabozarth made sing) for this important paper by… https://t.co/QzyYnaQ2BH
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiDon’t miss this by my awesome colleague @OlufemiOTaiwo in response to *that* read-nothing Walzer piece on racial ca… https://t.co/fRzwgMw49sI am so excited for this! https://t.co/saqm7e4o0dThis is universal. From RepublicTV and its ilk in India to the Murdoch empire in the Anglo-phone world, corporate m… https://t.co/45Hi38zet4Fundraising and Updates from a Few Beirut Bookshops and Libraries https://t.co/OTEM2j3zde
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @ConradkBarwa @ranjodhd Lol mostly badly but I improve with wine. So I've been told 🤣“Understand this: These schools don’t have a money problem. They have a shopping addiction.” https://t.co/cPe5xfhMlB Sally Jenkins
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @ranjodhd @ConradkBarwa Arabic, Malayalam, Persian, Mandarin, Swahili.“Middlename” field left blank because you don't have a middlename? No address for your dad b/c he's dead? No siblin… https://t.co/N6CN3VOZ3J
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiI agree that this piece on Carrie Lam by @TMclaughlin3 is a go to piece right now; one thing it doesn't do is sugge… https://t.co/0Z0EFBZEm0
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiYESSSS!!! Mariana Past & Benjamin Hebblethwaite have been working on this project for so long. Thrilled to see the… https://t.co/ugCW6Pm4Mr
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti1/ I just finished reading @NewYorkStateAG’s 169 page lawsuit against @NRA and I’m shocked beyond belief at the lev… https://t.co/wkrLvJMAt9
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiI am confused. I saw #BlackintheIvory being created and circulated in real time and right from the beginning, all c… https://t.co/1qvpka0B4ELooking forward to this on Aug 8, 4pm. https://t.co/ImQFiXOCax
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiHere is a discussion (not a damn television-style debate) I want everyone to engage in: the #NEP's thrust on early… https://t.co/RTuxoh0VTc
Retweeted by Ananya ChakravartiPandemic fallout: I have no tolerance whatsoever for alcohol. A cocktail and a glass of Prosecco on top of a massiv… https://t.co/HtruReRGoXStudents in Kashmir have access to 2G mobile at most. That means online education, which is how the rest of the wor… https://t.co/cILAGHMMEc
8/7
2020
Remember when I asked Zuckerberg why he allowed a white supremacist-linked org to be an official fact checker for F… https://t.co/FDyW5nI8lL
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @annastirr @randommdude Had to ask for an exclusion but my university handled it beautifully. (The person in questi… https://t.co/fEYGO1YcIS @randommdude Tenure committees include people from other departments. Only you can decide what you are willing to r… https://t.co/XEwv2yIPSR @randommdude Probably. I didn’t really start using it till after tenure so not sure. But I have heard comments abou… https://t.co/05b4hE0bps @guprofbc 😂🤣It also me doesn’t and shouldn’t change the equation between the university and a faculty member. It remains a work… https://t.co/4kAXZ5rgfBSo the verdict, for me, is still out on the institution of tenure. Without it, the university in a capitalist econo… https://t.co/6UcVxGJHZBTo the extent that it has given me greater agency to advocate for things in my workplace I care about, tenure is a… https://t.co/zfqyz42gt23) Seeing a university as an institution under capitalism means that 1) I am under no illusions about ny value to t… https://t.co/V2rUzNttfC2) I have lost count of how often I have been tone-policed since tenure. I don’t take it personally but I do see it… https://t.co/5POKq98OFO1) Junior colleagues and students do turn to those with even a modicum of protection if not power in the institutio… https://t.co/8m9ODMz4UcI’ve had tenure for 1 yr now for which I’m especially grateful this year when I had the freedom to speak my mind ab… https://t.co/J7TIr03QVoSomething very cool is coming out of the very bad situations many universities are creating with vague reopening pl… https://t.co/Oudki9yAP9
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @ProfedeLatAmer Definitely, thanks!For a straight 4 years, every year, I have formally requested to meet the Ambassador of #India to @UNGeneva to disc… https://t.co/Apq1HdmK0w
Retweeted by Ananya Chakravarti @MarjoleineKars Right! That makes me feel so much better. Lol I keep forgetting this is all actually insane because… https://t.co/XXvGvf6tML @HealeyParera I am impressed! That is some historical burn.I need your help: @PurdueLibArts is stripping the leadership of and effectively slashing African Am Studies, WGSS,… https://t.co/ofyaj1JQ5G
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8/6
2020

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