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Historian, teacher, PhD candidate @UVA: LGBTQ+ history and 20th-century radical movements. Queer, 🏳️‍🌈

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On Trans Day of Remembrance I'm thinking of Roxsana Hernández, a trans asylum seeker from Honduras who died in ICE… https://t.co/uIKjbVkdSH
Retweeted by C HamiltonBeen unpacking my kid's field trip to @TJMonticello. She came away with the impression that TJ "had" to own slaves… https://t.co/z9sw34BMYI
Retweeted by C Hamiltonvirginians are handling the democratic takeover of the state legislature well https://t.co/a6QuT97hkk
Retweeted by C Hamilton1/ It’s here! We finally have a way for you to get directly involved in logging and mapping Charlottesville and A… https://t.co/IEeVvH6RVI
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11/20
2019
Yesterday ⁦@Newsday⁩ published an extraordinary and damning investigation into the blatant discrimination real esta… https://t.co/AHlZiOlCi7
Retweeted by C HamiltonThis story is so gross. The problem with being transgender is cis people. https://t.co/wJuUVrjEev
Retweeted by C HamiltonThe free market will never provide affordable housing for Charlottesville’s working class Only public housing, co… https://t.co/ineiNDWXJ2
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11/18
2019
“Conservative, religious tone” is, uh, one way of describing purging indigenous people from govt, explicitly introd… https://t.co/1dmvq8wuzM
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11/17
2019
today’s city council work session is a discussion with several native american groups about one of charlottesville’… https://t.co/Brij3zSuxw
Retweeted by C Hamiltonit's uhhhhh kind of a big deal that a key white house advisor has a personal reading list of white nationalist agi… https://t.co/wVg1co6AtL
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11/15
2019
Is "ok boomer" already dead? Is it too late to post this photo from Paris Pride '96? I feel like it has similar ene… https://t.co/XcPkdictMWPart 2 of @Hatewatch's investigation into Stephen Miller's Breitbart emails reveal his connection to Center for Imm… https://t.co/FlOW7W3LoU
Retweeted by C HamiltonNothing about trans people is 'new', people don't need 'time to get used to it.' Transphobes have been saying that… https://t.co/axZZkHudHbFascinating thread on Charlottesville's Jewish history. Features my @UVA_History colleague, Phyllis Leffler. (TYVM,… https://t.co/wBVaNo7OIq
Retweeted by C HamiltonBig week for corporate media: -white nationalists confirmed in the white house, coup in Bolivia, 70k children confi… https://t.co/NCA3ZjTdU1
11/14
2019
A massive uprising is underway against the coup in #Bolivia. Bloody repression is now being carried out by the cou… https://t.co/68QrTzYjOb
Retweeted by C HamiltonWe knew this. But this report is.. wow https://t.co/K83Un5D4k7
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11/12
2019
This is a difficult but essential read. We're witnessing a full-fledged assault on trans people in this country and… https://t.co/HH3BCxmvymA massive conservative media campaign behind Jeffrey Younger’s efforts to oppose his 7 YO trans daughter’s transiti… https://t.co/7kqy4MIMtC
Retweeted by C HamiltonAngela Merkel assumed office as chancellor of Germany two months before Evo took office as president of Bolivia. S… https://t.co/wTIoGsP8MY
Retweeted by C HamiltonAbusable Past is looking for pitches on radical perspectives on #ThisIsACoup in Bolivia and #EvoMorales. Get in tou… https://t.co/dulfPax45f
Retweeted by C HamiltonI finally looked up the slave schedule in the 1860 Census for Paul Goodloe McIntire's father. McIntire, of course,… https://t.co/NAR2fbcoV6
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11/11
2019
Incredible reporting from @voiceofsandiego: one out of five police officers convicted of a crime in California rema… https://t.co/RziONJvKK2
Retweeted by C HamiltonAfter clearly winning another term, Morales is forced out by a violent fascist coup. This is a horrible blow to dem… https://t.co/E2g07tTxX0
Retweeted by C HamiltonBREAKING | Bolivia's President #EvoMorales has resigned after the senior army chiefs called asked him to resign, we… https://t.co/Myc1sKWG1y
Retweeted by C HamiltonThe protest is growing! If you're an academic at a UK university, pls consider signing this open letter which just… https://t.co/RW946P5JJm
Retweeted by C HamiltonThere is no low below which U.K. academia won’t go when it comes to race and racism, all while insisting race isn’t… https://t.co/o6mxy8Fc0h
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11/10
2019
UCDavis hasn’t been paying their student employees for over TWO months.This is extremely illegal.Once we started vo… https://t.co/0FKgHOr9HB
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11/9
2019
Since the weekly Gaza protests began, Israel has killed 222 Palestinian protesters - 45 of them minors, and 28 of t… https://t.co/ncS494TakS
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11/8
2019
ACT UP Paris, 1989: "Action=Life Anger=Action Silence=Death" https://t.co/6ZEYUnjId6My article in @env_and_society. Debates over the linkage between #ExtremeWeather and anthropogenic… https://t.co/vKI0KgYGVM
Retweeted by C HamiltonThis part of the story is vital to remember, especially with the triumphalist narratives coming out this week with… https://t.co/IpVBbQUpSMWhere are all the civility-first people when the government says health providers have the "freedom" to deny treatm… https://t.co/KPbOvC1BAp
11/7
2019
.@pwcdanica is passionate about transportation. The VA GOP tried to trash-talk her with transphobia. She won. Again… https://t.co/bJdNZ8d3Q9
Retweeted by C HamiltonThe only documents in the French queer archive I'm in are from the 20th/21st centuries, except for the records of a… https://t.co/MaOgPQHEznSo, to do a brief recap of how many in Charlottesville have reacted since racists came here to terrorize us and the… https://t.co/jvnzZ6VIH2
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11/6
2019
This is what Marx meant by subsumption https://t.co/qFY5GAtLAa
11/5
2019
An innocent Black man is about to be executed in Texas despite mountains of exculpatory evidence. I wonder if it… https://t.co/FHQLouOeD5
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11/4
2019
A BBC investigation has revealed that Instagram is being used as a slave market in some countries. https://t.co/jfr37rajLU
Retweeted by C Hamiltona lecturer at goldsmiths has been PRETENDING TO BE NON BINARY for FOUR YEARS for a fucking BOOK she's been writing… https://t.co/6WC130b6mc
Retweeted by C Hamilton"Cheeeep, cheep, cheep, cheeep"🐔 https://t.co/XocU1zPhZH
11/3
2019
By the way, "transmedicalism" isn't just the belief that you need to have gender dysphoria to be trans, it is adher… https://t.co/f2wGImVluy
Retweeted by C Hamiltonin a shocking turn of events, the exact fucking thing the native people of the region said would happen if the pipe… https://t.co/AhvGZ6cUuH
Retweeted by C HamiltonIncredible account of the uprising in Chile by @Rakemi. Chileans are rejecting the neoliberal common sense that has… https://t.co/4jf8e7ltA4
Retweeted by C HamiltonThere have been Christmas candies, cookies, and displays in all the stores here since beginning of October and no o… https://t.co/kUN87kq1lP
11/2
2019
Hey friends. Please retweet this and take action. The mother of a former Pomona student is being held in detention… https://t.co/FISNsk8AKT
Retweeted by C HamiltonYair Netanyahu, son the prime minister, appears to be attending an event in Budapest as guest of Maria Schmidt, a H… https://t.co/qG02ljMYE7
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11/1
2019
A cop involved in arresting Jews protesting white nationalism in Pittsburgh said “Make America Great Again” as demo… https://t.co/0wJQKyZLiq
Retweeted by C HamiltonGonnae try and explain and think about the latest trans nonsense in Scotland, which this time is not an attack on t… https://t.co/j50Y2WKOO9
Retweeted by C Hamilton @justinmcbrien Well said! It's also so revealing that 500k people are in prison for drug offences while that guy is… https://t.co/6KDfFUNdiu
10/31
2019
Short but powerful #Charlottesville history thread, with video. @jordyyager showing the many African American busin… https://t.co/F0ob3VVROJ
Retweeted by C HamiltonMoog Synthesizers posted about "Switched-On Bach" on Insta, which reminded me of this really cool interview with We… https://t.co/yHChWXOUOWit's a good thing there's mass consensus about what "political" speech is. it would never backfire and ban ad about… https://t.co/TYGUlTMmVR
Retweeted by C HamiltonSince this tweet three weeks ago: -Number of gender reveal explosions: at least two -Number of gender reveal deaths… https://t.co/aWWCAisioDThe article mentions that another gender reveal bombing the day before resulted in a death. If this were an activi… https://t.co/OJJNVF9gUN
Retweeted by C HamiltonAnd so it begins. ❄️ https://t.co/xM7P9hsQHuUK's first black female history professor to research Bristol's slavery links https://t.co/au5IhMCTcg
Retweeted by C HamiltonI moved to Charlottesville one whole Brexit ago. https://t.co/jmg33ceN1l
10/30
2019
going through my 'Origins of "Social Contagion" and "Rapid Onset Gender Dysphoria"' post to add new entries to time… https://t.co/5ZUKSdB3fr
Retweeted by C HamiltonI want people outside of California to understand: In the past few days about 250,000 had to evacuate their homes d… https://t.co/0GESiC2yc6
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10/29
2019
German far right #AfD would come second in East German state of #Thuringia according to first prognoses. Even thoug… https://t.co/IepRMVNaCW
Retweeted by C Hamilton @justinmcbrien 'Who needs animals and open space when we have factory farms and malls' is a terrifying takeThe power shut offs in Northern California are such a huge deal. Maybe no power is okay if you’re young and healt… https://t.co/HRfziPkOkz
Retweeted by C HamiltonIraqi security forces have killed over 200 protesters this month https://t.co/8n8oOODpi7
Retweeted by C HamiltonThey don’t want us to exist. At some point the neutrals in this bad faith “debate” need to face facts on what the a… https://t.co/ysVyUfsi0B
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10/27
2019
The entire right wing media political apparatus came to bear on that poor child.
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10/26
2019
In 2016, Steve Bannon called Breitbart a "platform for the alt-right." In 2017, @Bernstein published a blockbuste… https://t.co/TGty0Mjoox
Retweeted by C HamiltonProgressive Jewish groups including @JFREJNYC, @jewishaction and @IfNotNowOrg have been protesting Trump and… https://t.co/K9hklUzEWP
Retweeted by C HamiltonThis is genocide. https://t.co/2c92Kz9EkQ
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10/25
2019
Calling all #twitterstorians & exploited workers everywhere, let’s get this bread!* *free collection of important… https://t.co/njYiTuOWu9
Retweeted by C Hamilton @lauwiej91 There's also a line at the end I really like but couldn't translate well: "Bei den Nazis sind sie fix -… https://t.co/y4k4xNChSi @lauwiej91 It's better in German 😄: "Die Schwulen kämpfen, die Schwulen siegen -/ Na[z]iklüngel wird unterliegen"Wow. US immigration officials deleted surveillance footage of a transgender asylum-seeker who died while in custody… https://t.co/nLGa1xzE1A
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10/24
2019
This is so sad and terrifying. The folks at Aurora are some of the bravest, most principled, warm and generous huma… https://t.co/QpoNJEo4wH
Retweeted by C HamiltonThe same AG who jailed Chelsea manning for refusing a subpoena is currently refusing a subpoena
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10/23
2019
@PMPressOrg Is there a reason why John Clark isn't crediting/citing Justin McBrien for the #necrocene concept? Usua… https://t.co/eTy2GivIln
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10/22
2019
Just found an incredible poem from 1970s German queer antifascists about their struggle against powerful ex-Nazis i… https://t.co/rtF1VQX2id @danielecelano I usually i get a mix of ads for gay dating apps and prageru's horrible sponsored content. i hate social media lolI don’t have ANY debt and I make sure Black ppl in my field know what to do so they won’t either. Also, you clearly… https://t.co/HpNuy9p7WM
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10/21
2019
Disappeared Children number grows by 1,250, Team Trump admits. When are we going to call this what it is -- child… https://t.co/8dkNoxZbRc
Retweeted by C HamiltonThis makes me so angry. https://t.co/3RCtbsLKrQThe best are articles or chapters where the author beefs with professional rivals from grad school preferably in mu… https://t.co/jYYNcB40jU40 years to the day since 'Prince' was released: he was 20 years old on this demo https://t.co/dSLfKYOgiP
10/19
2019
My quest to try all the German candy continues. Happy to report the internet was right: Knoppers are indeed delicio… https://t.co/H9Mg8Vq8rc
10/17
2019
This is awesome, and Red Rosa is an incredible book everyone should check out https://t.co/KD2EyoB7ll @jbouie Ah, the 'new counterculture' hard at work I see @mtgillikin And on Lee Street no less
10/16
2019
Same but with chocolate bars (literally me today) https://t.co/4jUan3uuDbI have like a baker's dozen of open tabs on my phone from searches for recommendations on "best German candies/choc… https://t.co/qAs5sOye8jBritish couple on holiday in Canada accidentally crossed the border into Washington State. One week later they're b… https://t.co/MyhmVBFdBK
Retweeted by C HamiltonI met a fellow horror fan over the weekend who pointed out the similarities between Midsommar and Charlie and the C… https://t.co/UZJNZpvJZ7
10/15
2019
On 15 October 1987, they took Thomas Sankara from us. He was a revolutionary for Burkina Faso, for Africa, and for… https://t.co/0w1PSAV0JA
Retweeted by C HamiltonAs usual, @JFREJNYC comes through with a powerful analysis of why we need constructive conversations about antisemi… https://t.co/1qXCzyaXR8
Retweeted by C Hamilton @NatashaRoth01 @johnedwinmason @limebike @catcspear Really a failure of basic city planning and governance (not Cvi… https://t.co/HAFqmQ8voCA tragic end for Rojava https://t.co/7qNLASgKpZthis is messed up. tl;dr: a black woman designed her home to match her aesthetic, shares, it goes viral.… https://t.co/SL9E0ocdx4
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10/14
2019
It's just amazing how readily the GOP has leaned into antisemitism in order to try and rouse its base. Even as neo-… https://t.co/RDpVdi2rEz
Retweeted by C HamiltonAuthors and activism: A history of LGBT bookstores https://t.co/wQdFaAoONa
Retweeted by C HamiltonWe are thrilled to publish the Call for Contributors for our November 2019 issue on "White Supremacy in the Univers… https://t.co/tdUKYr7e2E
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10/12
2019
Can you imagine being Somali-American and watching this? This is the kind of hate rally seen in authoritarian and f… https://t.co/yIOtPfkjEs
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10/11
2019

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