Sign in with Twitter

Username:

I am gainfully employed by a newspaper. Future generations will not be able to say that.

5,467 Following   69,828 Followers   34,328 Tweets

Joined Twitter 3/26/09


The families that should live in the council housing that the UK should build but doesn't are at the mercy of "a £2… https://t.co/TtCdSc1p8E
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyAn excellent piece by @chakrabortty. I had the great privilege of 'sitting' at Ken Loach's feet many moons ago. T… https://t.co/wan7wOGCup
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @mariellaf1 Afraid not. It's common and very hard to stop. See @guardian coverage of @HandsOffWHX etc https://t.co/mievezmejH @TimMorton2 @JoWolffBSG on that front, mine was that, shell-shocked, the new PM would move quickly to negotiate a soft brexit. @FKEU8 I just know that, deep deep down, you're a person of radiant beauty. Have a wonderful life expressing that t… https://t.co/MHr9qB1EL1The scorn with which this is being greeted by the tech class is pretty good evidence it’s needed. “Prove that our s… https://t.co/VkeZ5YXj5U
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyBoris Johnson’s Brexit deal would make people worse off than Theresa May’s https://t.co/RqlVGvnnqVhttps://t.co/MrpbXvrNWe updated with DfE's new data release "NFF allocations for 2020-21" All the data and the meth… https://t.co/3pTY4ZWXBy
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyWe've just sold out of all our Large t shirts. As it stands we have 4XS, 5S, 5M, 5XL and 3XXL. After that they're g… https://t.co/2xDxTYNtwz
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @FKEU8 Mum, i told you to get off twitter.The first job of a ruling order is to exploit the rest of the population. 2nd job: to convince the rest of the popu… https://t.co/8UoiN6LOR1
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @getcarter7 Lucky fellowLike religion, the mozzarella and tomato croissant offers humanity a deal: transcendence in exchange for shame.
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @chakrabortty It was encouraged, however, in GCSE Torture and Capital Punishment.
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyTo be fair, Priti Patel always does look like she's smirking. It must have landed her in trouble at school, especia… https://t.co/s5idFGDf5tOne for budding music writers and jazz fans, get your applications in for the Write Stuff program @southbankcentrehttps://t.co/s9XkrQIROh
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyThis baby girl waiting to greet her big sister from the school bus is the sweetest thing we’ve seen all week 😩 cred… https://t.co/ixGI07EMBJ
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyIf you're measuring the moral decline of western capitalism worldwide then the level of anti-homeless architecture… https://t.co/khZMDtxvJu
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @JolyonMaugham I’ve got plenty of differences with Corbyn, on Brexit and other issues, but this is hyperboleThis is voter suppression. It will hit poorer and minority communities, just as it does in the US. https://t.co/UG22Wf6YVY
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty
10/13
2019
@DanielPioro @hendopolis @guardian Your dad used to illustrate some of my pieces, Daniel, and it was always a pleas… https://t.co/wbFudqQ2aDTwitter... Please help/RT On Thursday night, on the 328 bus towards Westbourne Park in London, my father Andrzej K… https://t.co/yhP8T2qVm1
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyTop stuff. https://t.co/YZjyM8rWZv
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyDoes anyone have a working piano that they would like to donate for use by one of our nursery schools? It would be… https://t.co/4Xd5h3T4Sy
Retweeted by Aditya Chakraborttydon’t stop me now - queen https://t.co/z0rRXZuT1Q
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyMy brilliant PhD student Miriam White is looking for interviewees, born between 1955 and 1969, from a Black Caribbe… https://t.co/Jx1y0YBWWV
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyAny Labour MP that couldn’t swallow May’s deal but is now exhausted enough to consider Johnson’s would do well to r… https://t.co/anJEd6rYZ1
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @CormacHolly https://t.co/NSJ4YjXfRT @taxpayers_a_p OK, sending love. Let me know when you're out and i'll pay a visit. @Bradyhood DM or email me? I'm here aditya dot chakrabortty at https://t.co/B90YIgmK4w @taxpayers_a_p I'm sorry to hear this, Rev! Do you need anything? @HadleyFreeman https://t.co/Pr1CaXUDVa#enfield teachers spend £50/£100 a month on tape, pens, Lego, books, train tracks etc. @NEULondon @Enfield_Indyhttps://t.co/ySJJ4QfCpv
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty"The idea that Brexit is an anti-elite project is a nonsense." Professor David Edgerton says, "a certain section o… https://t.co/MFELPt6LFp
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyNow strikes me that there was probably 1,000 times more coverage of the Turkish border than the Irish border in the… https://t.co/25EOJaUyDf
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty
10/12
2019
China "rarely needs to tell companies what to do. It acts in a way that requires companies to guess what the gov't… https://t.co/9yJ5XHP8os
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @Okwonga No way! Happy birthday!There are more Prets in this city than honest hearts.
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @davidschneider She’s got a horse, David. A high one.This from @lisanandy is just shocking and it's a really damning indictment on this Tory government #bbcqt "Our… https://t.co/JPvU26q1cA
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttySuperb on the inexhaustible &!incomparable Ken Loach. https://t.co/RC2y9fabNQ
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty
10/11
2019
New Fox poll has Biden, Warren, and Sanders beating Trump by basically same margin. Biden’s margin over Trump has… https://t.co/usbUqJsbQM
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyHappy Birthday Thelonious Monk you beautiful genius...you changed the world of music and art, bringing a whole new… https://t.co/Y33BoDSu17
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyLabour campaign to abolish the police and replace them with Coleen Rooney
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyMasters of our own destinies? "Loach is still at it, winding up class enemies and sneaking reality into the multipl… https://t.co/SZ1bzKvFrV
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyFilling in my Blue Badge form and I’d forgotten how invasive it was. I don’t know why receipt of high rate PIP isn’… https://t.co/a69Sn6hkhn
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyLooks like I'll see you all at Chessington. https://t.co/YrlMFYT52i'Victorian capitalism used to mangle workers’ limbs in machines; a large part of 21st-century capitalism does somet… https://t.co/7A4heY39hL
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyKL* If change is to come, it must come from the working class. That’s why telling their story is important. That’s… https://t.co/GSKyT4JxF7
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyVery good interview by @chakrabortty with a typically feisty @KenLoachSixteen who has a cracking Daniel Blake/C4 t… https://t.co/XnvDblVwiS
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @MichaelEMann says ‘The great tragedy of the climate crisis is 7.5 billion people must pay the price – in the form… https://t.co/1P1oaPqGyz
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyAlone before an invisible audience: German gunman lived online https://t.co/OkSXvKjJIs
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyMy @guardian story: DWP u-turn after study showed assessors wrongly denied disability benefits to chronically ill c… https://t.co/7Jq1UoBsrU
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyGreat interview with Ken Loach by @chakrabortty, in which the legendary director claims, among other things, that C… https://t.co/YmrsP1u1aO
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @DavidPu27527993 No, shelter launched days after cathy’s screening but crisis was inspired by it https://t.co/bRlpTLmlsuKen Loach talks to me about his new film, Corbyn, why the BBC stifles talent and Ricky Tomlinson’s arse https://t.co/jo11gtLsdV
10/10
2019
Celebrating 80 years of the CAB this evening. A massive thank you to @CAEnfield who do an amazing job. Guest spea… https://t.co/B9tgWNa29R
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @Kathy_CEO_CE The Victor Kiam of Bizarro economics: "I liked the ideology so much, I bought the bullshit."i missed this at the time but i think this by @chakrabortty is key - it's the biggest change the UK is going throug… https://t.co/detzoNIxVW
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyJohn is 91 years old and has just been arrested for protesting outside the Cabinet Office. #ExtinctionRebellion https://t.co/RTHUxIlYdh
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyYes, really good https://t.co/cJD1IQonm1
10/9
2019
“Kids in the kindergarten behave more maturely than this.” ⁦@JenniferMerode⁩ and ⁦@rowenamason⁩ on the day the blam… https://t.co/4rX9QOFI6q
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyCome on Enfield artists. https://t.co/APeo6XkP6c
Retweeted by Aditya Chakraborttyhttps://t.co/2Q00TSd1Zt https://t.co/bwg2PaJ4PC
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty‼️🔥TONIGHT: LATIN VILLAGE FIGHTS BACK🔥‼️ Join us from 5.30pm - outside the Royal Courts of Justice - to say togeth… https://t.co/t0K2n6jdCY
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyIt took two decades of eating at Pret to realise I was the one being eaten.
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @AshleyB0203 @DuncanWeldon "to bring up". The Russians had kids too, as Duncan's countryman Sting obligingly informed us.Did not expect this at all In IFS pre-Budget analysis with investment bank Citi... Corbyn-led labour government (… https://t.co/mn25HA4NoX
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyHey everyone, I think I figured out how we’re going to pay for it ⬇️ https://t.co/zhKcUFdqYW
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyAlternatively, where is our @CoreyRobin ? https://t.co/ySiXjb77Qb @SimonFParker @markcwalton @markjhooper @StirToAction I knew there was a bit of EP Thompson in you. @DuncanWeldon people without kids to bring up @JohnJCrace @chakrabortty https://t.co/ZulrGSUKjN
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyA new India is emerging, and it is a country ruled by fear: Amit Chaudhuri https://t.co/MdX6J5ITza
10/8
2019
That A-Level philosophy example where you replace every part of a ship and then debate whether it's still the same… https://t.co/zdCppQkxjB
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyObviously the sound of foxes shagging is horrendous, but we can at least be thankful that we don't understand what… https://t.co/vTkE3LQjjJ
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyTuesday’s GUARDIAN: “No-deal Brexit would raise public debt to 50-year high, Johnson told” #BBCPapershttps://t.co/tI6Hp7BpTz
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @SauravDatta29 Thank you, Saurav! Greetings of the season to you. @anitachaudhuri @SauravDatta29 Thank you, Anita! Greetings of the seasons to you. @chakrabortty Mr. Chakrabortty, a friend shatred this : https://t.co/HycD6AlRq9 . Aapnader shokolke Saradiyar Subhechhya.
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @chakrabortty I think you'll find that Cleverly's "graph" is actually a picture of a ski slope nicked from Eddie th… https://t.co/jNH5Gnew7d
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @JamesCleverly https://t.co/u7dhHm7Cqy
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @chakrabortty More like Brain-free
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyMy graph https://t.co/4FAdXfng4C
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @chakrabortty Thought that’s what the laffer curve was based on
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @chakrabortty I once considered setting up a consultancy making convincing-looking fake graphs.
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @janguv I thank you, for taking the time to understand. @PaulMac You refuse to pay/ Mr McKinsay/ He look at you and say/ Boy, I don't give this graph away.Graphs like this are why we pay consultants big dollar.The MP for Brain-tree. https://t.co/ZN6FkEC5aTCasting my gauloise to the curb, I turned into Pret. I ordered a coffee so strong that after two sips I decided to run for mayor.
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty"And that’s why we announced today - that the next Labour will build - three new battery plants - in South Wales,… https://t.co/HegLxM2P8f @janinegibson @HadleyFreeman @emilybell This needs to be monetised, and fast.Anyone working with young girls interested in code in Enfield @LondonYouth, @RinovaLtd? See info below. https://t.co/5Iv2RkECBk
Retweeted by Aditya Chakraborttywalking past #ExtinctionRebelion blockades this morning gave me hope- esp the grey haired woman in her seventies ly… https://t.co/HqJGrNxVyt
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @tom_watson @BBCNaga @JohnHealey_MP 8 important stories from the last week that have nothing to do with Brexit or s… https://t.co/1xmhdExUwF
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty @Sathnam @chakrabortty My patients wait over 18 months for high level psychotherapy if they are lucky enough to get… https://t.co/F8ELecPjeY
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyOne Universal Credit staff member advocated blowing benefit claimants up with a grenade. Another accused the disabl… https://t.co/2FBkLf8FF3
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyFrom the weekend “We Are The Future” @granby4streets https://t.co/znUNHeyDkt
Retweeted by Aditya ChakraborttyThe question GMB should have asked Jennifer Arcuri is how much she'd charged GMB for the interview
Retweeted by Aditya Chakrabortty
10/7
2019

0