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I tell it how it is on #citizensrights... PhD researcher @ucl, Young Europeans #CitizensLedEngagement Project Manager @the3million & volunteer @WeAreSettled

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@BaddaFrom @michael03576675 @inknook Great! @BaddaFrom @michael03576675 @inknook Professor of English Studies, I assume?Are you an EU/EEA/Swiss citizen who has to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme? If you have a few minutes this weeke… https://t.co/K42cXmWCYR"So what are you doing after the PhD?" "I'm staying in Cambridge." https://t.co/jMecuOAr5F @BaddaFrom @sue6point7nl I agreed that saying "Home is where your heart is" is not xenophobic as you assumed I'd th… https://t.co/Ha4wXTCrhf @BaddaFrom @MinooOsborne @the3million Ok, Margaret Thatcher Jr. @BaddaFrom I agree with the saying, home is where your heart is and my heart is here where I live, both physically and metaphorically. @BaddaFrom And what are those actions? Seriously, be honest. You don't like that I'm in the UK and consider the UK… https://t.co/qnE6qbaG8o @BaddaFrom Maybe I would not have interpreted that, if you didn't also say the following "Home is where the heart i… https://t.co/eijvVhdwpN @BaddaFrom No, the saying didn't 'trigger' me, I even answered to your false assumption that I'd consider that 'xen… https://t.co/mgHvra2A8p @BaddaFrom You're just offended by a flag in a picture that I wasn't even in.I always have a lot of fun before Christmas. Just two examples of the xenophobic stuff I get on here. One from th… https://t.co/u86ONiaaRQ @BaddaFrom England is one of the countries in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. I see you are against unionism too. @BaddaFrom No, the EU flag symbolises all the members who are part of the EU, which the UK still is until Brexit da… https://t.co/jzcjfvlBI2 @BaddaFrom They were waving an EU flag while the UK was still a member of the EU. I don't see the problem, regardle… https://t.co/qB8EdhcKr1 @BaddaFrom Not at all, why it would be a xenophobic saying? And my heart is definitely not in the country where I h… https://t.co/FazEWMo5tV @BaddaFrom @Conservatives For the umpteenth time, I am home and not going anywhere. I'll send you a postcard when I… https://t.co/Q8WW26KcxrGotta love people telling you where you're allowed to feel home or not. You'd be pleased to hear I'll stay in the U… https://t.co/V0g51kf5bPFor @Conservatives I know, family is a really important value. But family rights for migrants got worse over the pa… https://t.co/fhzpzh8FS9Britain's youngest MP vows to only take home £35,000 of her £79k salary https://t.co/MCyzp6DqbK https://t.co/75WchFJLVJ
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantEU nationals feel shut out from the Brexit process https://t.co/RhkYXAzXcP
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantSizable numbers of EU nationals report facing discrimination or abuse since the referendum took place https://t.co/jKAAs639Yj
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12/14
2019
After last night's decimation, Labour needs to answer serious questions. How do we end factionalism, and come toget… https://t.co/iYWhTn5jQC
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantCitizenship in Cyprus: invest 2 million and own a 500K home Citizenship in Malta: 650K Govt donation, 150K investm… https://t.co/CPqTNSxEdV‘I could not dig: I dared not rob: Therefore I lied to please the mob. Now all my lies are proved untrue And I m… https://t.co/waSExEmwDY
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantSome interesting commentary now on #newsnight with @paulmasonnews and @GoodwinMJ.I'm crushed. Really, this is life changing for me. I have to decide in 6 weeks whether I want to live in UK or Slov… https://t.co/yjg2rM0hEA
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantThere is no doubt now, Brexit is happening. There will be A LOT of work to be done to protect EU migrants' rights… https://t.co/ezVJCAnnfy
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantMember of the public on the BBC now explaining why they support Johnson: "He talks the talk and walks the walk." Ye… https://t.co/itKfusk9vQDeleted the #bbcqt tweet re: "automatic housing" as lots of people were retweeting the original not the clarificati… https://t.co/bYiupbpUUR @TerrySt98113150 @BorisJohnson Yes, reminding politicians to deliver on their promises is my leisure time favourite activity.Hi @BorisJohnson, My priority is securing the rights of EU migrants in the UK. Will you finally deliver on your pr… https://t.co/z5ue1LKOIeI know I'm a broken record on this, but please don't refer to diverse, relatively deprived seats as 'metropolitan elite'
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantThere is some good news for #citizensrights: @Stuart_McDonald, @PaulBlomfieldMP and @AlbertoCostaMP, who worked cro… https://t.co/j7M5iqWgt9Sharing this, for no particular reason. https://t.co/9cNwceUvg0
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrant“E.U. citizens [living in the U.K.] were helpless bystanders in a vicious election campaign, scapegoated and talked… https://t.co/zZi1F01z7k
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantClarification: it was a hypothetical, my mistake. So no free housing, sad. https://t.co/E4GD5ISx4NCongratulations on your reelection @PaulBlomfieldMP on behalf of everyone at @the3million We are looking forward t… https://t.co/6blgl9fhtN
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantThe main reasons people did not vote for Labour, according to a new Opinium poll Leadership (43%) Their stance on… https://t.co/wtzxcVOpjh
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrant @EggySoldier @grantshapps Did he say it in the hypothetical sense of more migrants coming if there was free housing… https://t.co/afa0ap5QUJUncertainty https://t.co/fmMO63WpmX @georgebernhard @grantshapps He was on the BBCQT election special. I heard "automatic housing", someone else watchi… https://t.co/zwVi8JD5J8Someone else watching said it was a hypothetical, as in if we had free housing, a lot of migrants would come here.… https://t.co/M84QK4yncy @mrsverypicky Oh, got it! You asked which one of the Conservatives. I heard "automatic housing" from Grant. I hope… https://t.co/vHzuCQkyOQ @mrsverypicky Yes @batholiver Oh, I thought he was comparing the situation now in the EU and saying why it is better after Brexit. @mrsverypicky I am watching BBCQT Election Special BBC EastThank you @NEON_UK for the handbook. Looking forward to more media interviews on immigration in the new year. https://t.co/ldqxxE7bSQFollowed 😊 https://t.co/qhPxgpDxz1 @Andreea_Atu @AuschwitzMuseum @DrSimonGoodman FollowedOn the other hand, my mum thinks we should have "Labour policies with Boris as leader". I won't even try to explain… https://t.co/0YZaZFIVkY- Well, I expected the result. - But there will be a mess with Northern Ireland. And Scotland. - I know dad. - And… https://t.co/PDtIsefiAU @andraswf He's usually spot on politics...Conversation with my dad from Romania: - So how did you vote? - I'm not allowed to. - I thought you got settled sta… https://t.co/XWKcFUeeyMIn 2016, EU migrants were told 'nothing will change'. Everything is set to change, forever. Since 2017, I have be… https://t.co/FLfvTh94mV
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrant @PhilippeAuclair I'm still writing the conclusions though... @PhilippeAuclair Sure 😊⬇️Our joint statement issued with @the3million on the election results⬇️ #GeneralElection #GE2019 https://t.co/rITQVCddWf
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrant @luther_davies Let me know!I'm not angry on Conservative voters. I am angry at those who didn't vote. Many of us home in the UK don't have the privilege to vote."Johnson has a duty to treat us [EU citizens] with respect and to ensure rights are protected in the way he promise… https://t.co/DIyEYssyJ9
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrant @luther_davies Writing groups are good but I live in Cambridge and UCL is 2 hours door to door and you know how expensive trains are!Here's a glimpse for the thesis. It will be an equally fun and depressing read, I promise. https://t.co/BsXnfic6JYAny tips to maintain productive days in these last months of the #PhD? (Revising & editing)Taking a break this weekend and from Monday will focus more on my PhD. 3 months til submission. No escape from Brex… https://t.co/tDPqUopzb9Thank you for engaging with this research! Submitting my PhD in March including a lot more insight into this, so wa… https://t.co/Pgn8d3yZEBI cannot decide which day I felt worse, 24 June 2016 or 13 December 2019."The general election result means my future as an EU citizen after Brexit has never been more under threat Just l… https://t.co/qmgaAxMSKx
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantI'm really glad I stayed in Cambridge today. Already hearing from a few friends getting told to 'go back home' or s… https://t.co/gd3xhEX1zwAll migrant organisations need to increase their efforts in the next years to come. We have a lot of work to do at… https://t.co/WUldsGoVjzOver the years, I listened to hundreds of stories. Listening to migrants, rather than just speaking about them. The… https://t.co/WhalmloAjUToday I'm also thinking about all the non-EU migrants I had the privilege to speak to. Windursh stories, stories of… https://t.co/C5iPGybogPToday I'm thinking about the Lithuanian doctor who applied for permanent residency. Showing me the blue card, he sa… https://t.co/FizeBNfwUEToday I'm thinking about the Latvian hospitality worker who didn't know the settled status scheme existed and that… https://t.co/TXSVrXfVRLToday I'm thinking about the German man who was married to a British woman and thought he doesn't have to apply for… https://t.co/1YoeKL8fnzToday I'm thinking about the French woman who lived in the UK for over 30 years who thought she doesn't have to app… https://t.co/UmStq6f2NZToday I'm thinking about the Romanian student who thought she doesn't have to apply for settled status because she'… https://t.co/paxzFymSxrIn 2016, EU migrants were told 'nothing will change'. Everything is set to change, forever. Since 2017, I have be… https://t.co/FLfvTh94mV @smartasacarrot @the3million Great, we don't have to agree on everything but good there is some common ground. @smartasacarrot @the3million 4. Preserving rights for family reunion for those with settled/pre-settled. 5. Right t… https://t.co/PAjI7WPXGB @smartasacarrot @the3million It is reasonable for rights not to be removed for people already here. This means: 1.… https://t.co/dvKoyUdfeYThere is no doubt now, Brexit is happening. There will be A LOT of work to be done to protect EU migrants' rights… https://t.co/ezVJCAnnfyI see the blame game is in full flow. Face it, Labour and Lib Dems, you both blew it in a big, big, big, way. Don’t… https://t.co/OTG5kYCUbj
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantAny migrants out there feeling a bit low today, my DMs are open if you want someone to speak to. British friends, r… https://t.co/bGdV1uHCAY @smartasacarrot No, I speak to people with all sorts of views. This is how I feel as a migrant who received xenopho… https://t.co/Na0c8stUE0 @YPacaud @Sabrina_Huck @WeAreSettled is recruiting volunteers and offers trainingI live in Cambridge and it feels like a different country. Actually, it feels like the UK I moved to in 2012, welco… https://t.co/oKOPZrClCTSome organisations fighting for migrants: @the3million, @JCWI_UK, @WeAreSettled, @MigrantVoiceUK, @migrants_rights.… https://t.co/8aUlxii0S0Many here are concerned about the future of migrants in the UK. To all of you, I say: join a migrants' rights organ… https://t.co/FMmSCBkRabIt is antisemitic to blame 'Jews' for Labour's defeat I can't believe that even needs saying Not that reason matt… https://t.co/yqWRaZHK75
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantIf anything, the election result makes me even more likely to go for British citizenship, so I can have a say at home next time.I came to the UK 7 years ago. I moved from not really understanding what my flatmates where saying in English to al… https://t.co/aDcdvvhaFi @DrStargazerette @WeAreSettledIf you see a friend, neighbour, colleage who’s an EU27 citizen - say hello. Ask if they’re ok. Ditto any Brits in… https://t.co/rV61ULoEbM
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantNever underestimate how much some citizens do not care about the rights of others. #UKElection #GE19
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantLabour hold 61 of the 63 most diverse seats Most of these are relatively deprived
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantWe are proud of the work that @the3million and BiE have done to improve the citizens' rights part of the Withdrawal… https://t.co/y9zAIGWCYZ
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantConfirmed. For the first time ever there are more nationalist MPs than unionist MPs in Northern Ireland. DUP 8 (-… https://t.co/IoT5h1tOA4
Retweeted by Alexandra Bulat #UnskilledEUMigrantVote Leave's first weeks said almost nothing about immigration. They focussed on a future positive vision. Boris J… https://t.co/XbC69sLBb7Before the election I completed the level 1 immigration adviser training but my involvement stalled because of the… https://t.co/cVW2Jyjqyp
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12/13
2019

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