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Daniel Aldana Cohen @aldatweets Philly/NYC/São Paulo

Sociology prof @Penn. Director @SC2_Collab. Senior Fellow @DataProgress. Co-author A PLANET TO WIN (@versobooks). Climate, housing, cities, US/Brazil. he/him

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Joined Twitter 8/3/09


@lil_yenta @triofrancos @DanielDenvir @alybatt @KateAronoff @NaomiAKlein @OsitaNwanevu Not how book launches work! @isabelsgabel @lil_yenta @DanielDenvir @alybatt @KateAronoff @triofrancos @NaomiAKlein @OsitaNwanevu Omg you can bo… https://t.co/nJTvnH9uAW @triofrancos @lil_yenta @DanielDenvir @alybatt @KateAronoff @NaomiAKlein @OsitaNwanevu Worth it!A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal by @alybatt, @KateAronoff, @aldatweets, and @triofrancos (with a fore… https://t.co/TMq5LFh9Tl
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenIn a Jewish Currents exclusive, @BernieSanders lays out his approach to fighting antisemitism. https://t.co/YffOUZzOqV
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenI urge us on the Left to be way more critical of Morales and simultaneously call out the derecha in Bolivia ... thi… https://t.co/vqrIhvJnbh
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenFriends, pls read this thread from the great historian Greg Grandin. Yes, it's complex. But 1 thing I know from my… https://t.co/Eaf2ZGv5PX
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenWrote up the strange history of Milton Friedman & his neoliberal clan designing freedom indexes which explicitly ex… https://t.co/6q5BQ8uVjO
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenThis thread makes the case that there was not, in fact, a ‘se cayó el sistema’ moment, but simply a release of the… https://t.co/RaDPUnOmMu
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenDid Evo Morales make a mistake in insisting on a fourth term? Probably. Should the left be cognizant of the limits… https://t.co/Xh2cMGLGax
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenScientists: 1960-70s: Hey, this #climatechange thing could be a problem. 1980s: Climate change IS coming. 1990s: Se… https://t.co/KxzN0AE9zv
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenOther sources also confirm arrest warrant issued for Evo and military has taken his presidential airplane. . This s… https://t.co/fostdlwsP7
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen“We are trying to decarbonize the good life.” @alybatt and @aldatweets at the launch for their new book from… https://t.co/vaOqxQ26cx
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11/11
2019
It was pleasure to host @aldatweets & @alybatt last night for a book launch party (sadly missing co-authors… https://t.co/QlssMlL2IY
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenHell yeah, socialist people power outgunning Amazon https://t.co/bmsgJ0lvZ8
11/10
2019
Happening now - were in Soho for a Green New Deal event with @alybatt @aldatweets and @VersoBooks discussing the fu… https://t.co/r255ON701r
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenRe-upping this essay by Stuart Hall because his approach is so much more helpful for understanding the current poli… https://t.co/eNT15kgIf4
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen @AlexCKaufman Yeah honestly without the GND shit would be real bleak rn, but for those of us who were around before… https://t.co/ncKB4NCJjlThis is such a horrible time, and yet also such a beautiful time to be alive https://t.co/gK7BOV4oAjlooking forward to discussing this book at the blue posts in soho later tonight, with @alybatt @aldatweets and… https://t.co/IYbK9H6kud
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenThank you for your solidarity, you have always been my candidate for the US presidency and I hope democrats have th… https://t.co/4RksRD2lI4
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11/9
2019
@mtmalcom @MaryHeglar @leahstokes @EricHolthaus @jnoisecat @imkevinjpatel @dwallacewells @ethancwright6 @JooBillyhttps://t.co/GHIgitriQl @thisishellradio Yes pls!We need a Green New Deal rn to find the electrification (including sexy new induction stoves) of Jones an dsmall bu… https://t.co/S4xAS8rssKhttps://t.co/kWzaHCJ9feTubing toward SOAS to talk about this book w @alybatt @leninology + @edmcnally96. I’m trembling from red eye fatigu… https://t.co/mpaEgjxGjoif you're at @histmat / in London come talk about A Planet to Win with me, @aldatweets, @leninology, and… https://t.co/XIup4fN8mb
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen @auralflaneur https://t.co/GlT3ONSJwu @auralflaneur I am! Come to our book party!One year ago tomorrow, the town of Paradise burned to the ground. The nearby city of Chico opened its arms to tho… https://t.co/ZTo1kfmt9v
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen“Labour has also promised to guarantee “warm homes for all,” by retrofitting the UK’s 27 million houses with insula… https://t.co/UHhZvYsRtDExtremely ready to be en route to London during an election, as Labour Party proposes a Green Industrial Revolution… https://t.co/0CQeUOJISQ
11/8
2019
The biological ideology of racism is sickening: that Black people not only are an innately defective race, but also… https://t.co/JIcXu6cSY7
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen @UrbanTheoryLab @HarvardGSD @M_GomezLuque So great to see this! Huge congrats!10 y ago as a recently arrived immigrant from a country w/ excellent universal public health care (Spain), I was cr… https://t.co/XlZ5Btt9Ir
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen @PrincetonBike Will do, and thanks @PrincetonBike Sadly don’t know of any @jmijincha hahahahaha #hardchoices @jmijincha We def need to decarbonize masks if we're going to spend weeks at regional low-carbon leisure lodges, in… https://t.co/x2h94vGOAt @12BeckerT12 @triofrancos @zeithistoriker @TfL Looks cool, thanks!Prediction: fossil investment worldwide is tumbling toward a cliff-edge. Economic tipping points in 21st c capitali… https://t.co/Qv7HJpyB4b @JooBilly I mean... MS Word still doesn't have proper autosave, pay your fucking taxes @thehauer Lol next slide sunrise recruitment poster? @zeithistoriker Hmm maybe they need more! Kutsuplus didn’t have enough.
11/7
2019
@lil_yenta @JooBilly 19? @JooBilly @lil_yenta Yesss 🥴Lol this report on millennials’ broken future doesn’t even factor in climate breakdown https://t.co/m5blrylmRxI’ll take the word of 11,000 scientists over one propaganda-pushing president any day. This *is* an international… https://t.co/O9adWiYjAW
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenCritics should describe the United States as an apartheid state more often. Racism isn’t specific enough. Capital… https://t.co/euZBFYRRke
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen @frolferguy420 Hear you. But think of the timelines! How much densification can we achieve by 2030? More infill and… https://t.co/YH7to6Cm5s @12BeckerT12 @triofrancos @zeithistoriker @TfL Fascinating! Do you have a link? @PrincetonBike Yes! I was admittedly living in Princeton when researching Kutsuplus. It’s just the kind of suburban… https://t.co/zFczyv0k4b @frolferguy420 Sounds like reading up on these examples might be worthwhile. The argument in our book isn't either/or it's both/and @lil_yenta @KateAronoff wow give a human some credit, the point is that exciting developments are happening faster… https://t.co/A5bxON24fb @triofrancos @zeithistoriker Last neurotic clarification: in the book we say electric buses driven by unionized dri… https://t.co/aw0JpUYA2d @frolferguy420 Do you mean this specific project? I have no idea if it will work. Or do you mean the broader concep… https://t.co/IhYg1ywHxd @triofrancos @zeithistoriker It's very cool when similar ideas are percolating all over the world, to me it says we're all on to somethingCreative, dynamic public agencies are the ones who will revolutionize no-carbon mobility and freedom, bc that's wha… https://t.co/WiZdCroSCnObviously we'll have to get more details as this rolls out (sorry). In A Planet to Win, our inspiration was Helsink… https://t.co/F2YVdzENpQHoly shit! Even before A Planet to Win officially goes on sale, with our proposal for public rideshare minivans to… https://t.co/PiEvsiJMoK🚨Journalists! Want to know if an event is connected to climate change? Excited to share the first in a series of f… https://t.co/JAHXunjiEf
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen @kirstenweld 🤢This Saturday, we’re co-hosting a London launch for @alybatt @aldatweets @KateAronoff and @triofrancos ’s new book… https://t.co/RESciJ34wp
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenCongrats @kendraforphilly and everyone who made this historic breakthrough happen! https://t.co/1MdWsQZOjO
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenAre you ready to turn the #ClimateStrike momentum into a movement capable of winning a #GreenNewDeal? I wrote a p… https://t.co/PVJcuCRKFk
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11/6
2019
We all have to do better. It’s simply a choice between life and death https://t.co/PYpoeiQRuSUniversities like @penn must make rapid, profound, and unprecedented changes in their educational missions, researc… https://t.co/hpbIcjhtkI"Every year, the world’s five largest publicly owned oil and gas companies spend approximately $200 million on lobb… https://t.co/uBhuAnPHv5
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenIt only gets worse for the corporate giants w no future https://t.co/WkrefsTCAzActually we need to make it possible to build generational wealth and/or have economic stability WITHOUT HOMEOWNERS… https://t.co/ZtgU0M2C4o
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen @tiffanylynn_ @jnoisecat @mcmansionhell @terrainvague @mdeamer It was a powerful exhibit of brilliant work! Excite… https://t.co/jMiNrEjpyeI feel seen. We're absolutely arguing for a GND where "communal enjoyment of public luxuries replaces conspicuous p… https://t.co/LEg8gvOgaA🚨 @anfrafrem & I have a new @rooseveltinst paper out! 🧵 As the excitement builds around a Green New Deal, it is… https://t.co/8IEo3d1xhh
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenDem party establishment: centrists must be saved from unpopular Green New Deal @DataProgress poll in Virginia: Eve… https://t.co/2434Tl0osaNew @DataProgress polling: Democrats will take State Senate tomorrow. Green New Deal and aggressive action against… https://t.co/1nIApHdnct
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen @JakeMGrumbach I remember. This is so fucked up!!We need this determination and optimism. Today's news is unbearable: Delhi choked in pollution, Trump opening the… https://t.co/zAERg5PeZe
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11/5
2019
I'm a govt. attorney for housing justice. I've drafted laws to protect affordable housing. I've gone toe to toe wit… https://t.co/HE1pbLzhaQ
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen“If you don’t live in a place where anything other than driving is a viable option, then the specter of losing your… https://t.co/Q7WGoQCUru
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenCapitalism comes into the world dripping from head to toe, from every pore, with blood and dirt. https://t.co/PjUpgbBx2s
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenHey friends, I wrote an article with Maurice Mitchell (@MauriceWFP), the Nat'l Director of Working Families Party a… https://t.co/wGcBRkjU2i
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenAnti-oil and anti-mining activists are climate heroes. Every coal, oil, gas, copper etc. reserve kept underground p… https://t.co/gPnxq9G2Yi
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenHonored to see Planet to Win included on this fantastic booklist! https://t.co/bjaZAzZQqsNationalization is as common in grass in US history. Read @ThomasMHanna’s new report on a surprisingly robust Ameri… https://t.co/SJFH5llcs6
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenThis is madness. We need real, reliable, affordable, accessible public transit options NOW. We need affordable elec… https://t.co/xkPx1N2Rcb
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen"A coast-to-coast transmission 'super-grid' could be built across the U.S. for $80 billion and deliver economic gai… https://t.co/HX6wq8M1d1
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenI was blown away when Bernie called out the US coup in Guatemala in 2016. The consistent anti-imperial theme of Ber… https://t.co/2E3DUgDgjU“I am beyond honored and excited for a president who will fight against western imperialism, and fight for a just w… https://t.co/I2NQLh5ze8
11/4
2019
Someone wants a pair of Air Bernies for Chanukah https://t.co/lb5qczid1pRead the plan: insulate millions of homes, install heat pumps, and pay for it largely with energy savings. We shou… https://t.co/fJpxhrdPFI
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenListening to someone describe how the most important thing that has happened for the climate is cheap renewables, a… https://t.co/6uZ1obea7B“The power of markets is that they are self-sustaining and self-organizing... We have to create new markets” The p… https://t.co/SEmqBJXAOr
11/3
2019
💥BIG NEW POLICY: Warm Homes for All💥 ✅Lower bills ✅More jobs ✅Tackling the climate emergency… https://t.co/YtcC22vcnZ
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohenextremely good policy, big @aldatweets energy https://t.co/uvMogNPaZa
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenIt’s the pinnacle of capitalist ideology to demand “new” ideas as an excuse to stop people from talking about long-… https://t.co/OhHrRar3ih
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenHere for it. Asian Pacific Islander community organizing and the #GreenNewDeal. @uclaaasc @UCLALuskin https://t.co/3uWqZ9ZCKN
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenForms of actually being “cancelled” which get less mainstream media ink include being: — Killed by US drones — Ca… https://t.co/3XQuBdMuyv
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana CohenLoving the anti-secessionist vision in A Planet to Win from @KateAronoff @triofrancos @alybatt @aldatweetshttps://t.co/mRHRPqe3gu
Retweeted by Daniel Aldana Cohen @_ericblanc Omg yesThis 12-year old makes a great — and simple — case for Bernie & the Green New Deal 🔥🔥🔥 The kids understand, even if… https://t.co/I3on6D2MC4
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11/2
2019

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