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Queer Intersectional Feminist. Senior Advisor at @IG_Advisors. Board Member at @_GoodNightOut. MSc at @CassCCE. Married to @GemmaEllis_. She/her.

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Joined Twitter 3/18/09


First session of yoga after eight weeks off due to proximal hamstring tendinopathy, and guess what... my fucking ha… https://t.co/I6ZWK8TFH6Venn diagram of people saying “the state is too technically incompetent to install a broadband connection” and peop… https://t.co/5rGcXDt3o5
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11/16
2019
Yes we should make those all free, thanks. https://t.co/CzOV4JqWKF
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisIf you're worried about Corbyn censoring the free wifi for everyone, just *wait* till you hear what the private sec… https://t.co/2XEUsKQcVQ
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisAll the forces of capital and establishment have mustered themselves in full strength against Labour, and their str… https://t.co/kKxOL0RKSM
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisI don't know which of the reactions served up by media professionals is a more embarrassing indictment of our decre… https://t.co/thoTqIbG0X
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisGood reasons for flexible working hours here - just look at that 100+% capacity on the deep tube lines during peak… https://t.co/Yil0DMpQn0
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisEven putting aside the trans stuff, it makes me genuinely angry how we seem to have collectively decided to forgive… https://t.co/jfSpuKspZk
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisWe're looking for D/deaf or Disabled women and LGBTQ+ people who'd like to share their thoughts on nightlife and sa… https://t.co/ICxKaSgojX
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThinking about how probation licenses can limit internet access and how that produces a carceral barrier to accessi… https://t.co/SvAnQATnWL
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisFor the internet to be in commons, prisons need to fall
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11/15
2019
THIS 👇🏽. Philanthropists, we are in a #ClimateCrisis. Please be bold and fund new initiatives led by new folks. And… https://t.co/tAQqZA2Yqw
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThis is the official Length of times: 2010-2014 - a decade 2015 - five years 2016 - hasn’t ended 2017-2019 - not po… https://t.co/pEasvVAPqy
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisMy. Therapist. Is. Amazing.✨stop and search bystander intervention✨ if u see the police doing a stop + search, first check that it’s safe to… https://t.co/pjGshxhTip
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisAlso hard to believe that there was a time in my adolescence that I firmly believed that concrete confirmation of t… https://t.co/lHTtchuv3J
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisIt's hard to believe how much effort has been put in to denying this purpose of US military action over the years.… https://t.co/1uG9WZYuN2
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11/14
2019
@undividual I have enjoyed Charlie a lot today.If you don’t unpack within the first 30 seconds of getting home, you don’t do it for six weeks. I don’t make the rules.I love it when TV shows destigmatise and demystify therapy, and mental health, and recovery.The way Grey’s Anatomy adresses therapy, and the use of it for everything from divorce to PTSD has consistently bee… https://t.co/giZAt4oE4g @jezharvey @STalbots Fabric softener and tumble drying was the best thing I ever did for towels. FLUFFY TOWELS. @jezharvey @STalbots Speaking as someone who buys detergent that does both. @jezharvey @STalbots .... it softens.... fabrics?Lads I removed hope from my life years ago and will not be tempted back by graphs like this thank you v much https://t.co/kvexZVaYgg
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisWhy we urgently need a Community Power Act – and what should be in it: https://t.co/RKB0wzJ5kr @STalbots WOWBBC News - James Le Mesurier, White Helmets co-founder, discovered dead in Turkey https://t.co/x8hS1EL6Sq Hamish de… https://t.co/knhBOzV25O
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11/12
2019
If you earn £150,000 a year, you currently take home £90,000 after tax. Under Labour’s “communist takeover” you’ll… https://t.co/Kap3jOxHrf
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThis is a little thread I like to call OMFG YOUGOV THIS IS PUSH POLLING. Exhibit 1: they ask this for all the lea… https://t.co/8veFGoV6kv
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisWhy must I always be sat next to the person with the most contagious-sounding cough on long haul flights?I GENUINELY used 'a WW2 plane bombs the White Cliffs of Dover with poppies' in a seminar years ago as an imagined e… https://t.co/goH3HeB0ef
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThe thing is that the names of these Russian donors is public record. In fact everything in this ‘leak’ is public r… https://t.co/Yv2hTld7qE
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThis is some dystopian stuff right here https://t.co/QxYUiwoQ9o
Retweeted by Emily Collins-Ellis @AmexUK how can I see / access my (Gold) Card Benefits? All the links from the App and the Webpage are broken, or s… https://t.co/S0aUy5oKfYI had proper FOMO from seeing all the #Homobloc posts from LITERALLY EVERY QUEER / MUSIC LOVER IN MY WHOLE ECOSYSTEM. @STalbots https://t.co/5cGjRT0rTFhttps://t.co/JfbHEV6DaqOther than when their services are needed, all of the staff in Mombasa Airport’s domestic terminal are asleep with… https://t.co/vX8g1uUDi0
11/11
2019
So. Great decision making this evening. Our ride to the airport is picking us up at midnight. It’s 9pm. We’re not p… https://t.co/nzzxcYBCb9 @doublemacc https://t.co/1sDg1zOAOoJust met a Kenyan man who has Toto - Africa as his ringtone.Periods when you’re a teenager are a slasher movie and by the time you’re 30 they’re a complex psychological thrill… https://t.co/4idlwo3sNO
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisI'm just thinking aloud, ignore me. boomer discourse is really white and western-centric. my dad is a boomer (1951… https://t.co/dJfyfzr4g7
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisStraight women really need to admire our patience. Every week a GODDESS with a MASTER'S DEGREE who speaks FIVE LANG… https://t.co/ZITMfezfnv
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisI understand that a lot of people are convinced they’re sensitive to MSG. If that’s you, you could make a fortune.… https://t.co/XRsM1Mek6E
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisWell today is cancelled because it can’t get better than this https://t.co/RAY7AVNMT4
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisSo. I finished reading The Testaments. And... wow. Wow at the attempted redemption arc. Wow at the voices that are… https://t.co/SFVmZtpFxl
11/10
2019
My White Roommate Called the Cops on Me Because I Put The Heat on 72 Degrees: A Thread
Retweeted by Emily Collins-Ellis @JC1403 Smart. Will consider this in a more safe context. @amandagig It’s so funny / frustrating! Makes me want to forsake all safety advice and just wave my wedding ring finger in people’s faces.I know people also probably just want to reassure themselves that we’re an acceptable pairing in their world, and r… https://t.co/funFm7lTJNLike, we have completely different faces, but I get that facial recognition isn’t always easy, especially if someon… https://t.co/rLOrCjVeXaMost queer couples are used to the assumption from strangers that you’re siblings, but here everyone has been openi… https://t.co/vt4CppzI9V @jezharvey @hellokalo 💕💕nah fuck this I’m out of here, get that fire exit door https://t.co/RJWgBQUBC0
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11/9
2019
Uber's self-driving car hit and killed a person because Uber programmed it to kill anyone who was not walking on a… https://t.co/HexSNRv5ie
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisSince I turned them into slides for a presentation recently, thought I'd share a couple of cracking critical quotes… https://t.co/8mjDqDDgmN
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThe fact that Labour and Sanders have drastically shifted their stance on immigration is a good sign, a victory for… https://t.co/v2ZFNIWDAY
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThere is a cocktail here called a Dawa that is essentially a triple shot of vodka with honey in it, plus some limes… https://t.co/TsY2ipk1deYou know who doesn't know this? Almost every major tech start up for the last decade. "Move fast and break things… https://t.co/5JVcIcOMLv
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThis does not mean that you shouldn't vote for social democrats or that social democrats shouldn't tax billionaires… https://t.co/SAqAV3jpWa
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThe working class must first be exploited and further immiserated so that some of the profits of that exploitation… https://t.co/YQCjEvoVHy
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisTaxing billionaires does not solve the problem of billionaires because the mechanisms to amass billions still exist… https://t.co/vzwPdzORCt
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThat is, poverty produces wealth, wealth produces poverty. The social democratic response, to tax the billionaires… https://t.co/rZAWiUrsp4
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisLabour's line is that society should not contain both billionaires and homeless people. This is indisputably correc… https://t.co/2LKfdskKGA
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisBasing politics around openly acknowledged class antagonism is good. Constructing class statically in terms of how… https://t.co/mAa6ut57HS
Retweeted by Emily Collins-Ellis @pauldegregorio @chloeamstein @hannathomas @SholaMos1 @sophieyateslu @Qaoileann @Camalamalamz @sianushkahttps://t.co/cckVdgVtvxRetweet this: Boris Johnson knew about the Vote Leave crimes that helped win Brexit, he then tried to cover it up.… https://t.co/q7Jz7j7ugO
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11/8
2019
Had an interesting evening that included a loud we-agree-with-each-other-but-let’s-shout-to-show-our-passion discus… https://t.co/1Q0Joqjv0h @doublemacc @sixthemusical Come on ladies, let’s get in reformation.So. Spent the day snorkelling and free diving in a beautiful reef off the coast near Tanzania, which was amazing.… https://t.co/jKQAJEEi3b @ErinNiimi Congratulations! @doublemacc @sixthemusical YES WELCOME TO THE FAN CLUB!
11/7
2019
When I used to travel to malaria zones years ago I would take Larium, which istg is the worst medication I have eve… https://t.co/sU1L60GUWUParts of me that definitely 100% did not even nearly see the light of day are experiencing really intense sun burn… https://t.co/yqr1G19y4vWe are taking doxycycline for malaria prevention in Kenya. It’s the inexpensive option with the fewest side effects… https://t.co/kE41edBw2d @WayneTheMurray This particular installment reads very much like Pullman’s voice communicating a variety of Thou Sh… https://t.co/tNEdHnvR3FSo, Philip Pullman has ruined my childhood with The Secret Commonwealth.exam question: “If Lionel Messi - the highest paid footballer in the world - earns £112.3 million a year and isn’t… https://t.co/MUsOUSy933
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisInterested in the stats I quoted? Vheck @Dothegreenthing research roundup on toxic masculinity affecting green beha… https://t.co/Fkw8w2VXU0
Retweeted by Emily Collins-Ellis"I’m closer to a Jamaican born brickie than I am Jacob Rees-Mogg. I've got more in common with a Polish hotel maid… https://t.co/yvPLjuXoUF
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisIf you think it's scandalous calling the Metropolitan Police 'thugs' wait until you see the things the Met have actually done.
Retweeted by Emily Collins-Ellisok if we must rent all the software we need for our livelihood, can we get some rent control laws?
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThere is a constantly unnerving and uncanny quality to the way Rees-Mogg speaks which gives the impression that he… https://t.co/Eicv4sZiMG
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisA particularly disgusting nuance of JRM's vile comments is the way he incorporates the interviewer--and by extensio… https://t.co/HbujSsIfjm
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisIn fact, the unkindness lies squarely with the person who tries to coerce, pile on the guilt, or ignore someone's c… https://t.co/o8k7bXcE9N
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisSetting boundaries & managing people's expectations of you isn't being unkind. It's self care! What an absurd respo… https://t.co/V78iL6oieP
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11/6
2019
Hey London - there are still a few tickets left to @IG_Advisors' Major Gifts Surgery on 25th Nov (9am). Register at… https://t.co/TwHpD9Wska
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11/5
2019
The day before we go snorkelling near where potential dolphins are our GoPro breaks 💔There's a myth amongst funders that social change orgs can be financial sustainable. One foundation has encouraged… https://t.co/8uaehCXGpM
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThe potential power of non-voters to change the face of UK politics overnight, in three maps. https://t.co/Tfr0HrAQci
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisWe're very excited to share that our Major Gifts Surgery is back by popular demand! Join us to get inspired with fr… https://t.co/U6RHi964Jf
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisThere's a lot of pressure being put on people at the moment not to vote Lib Dem because it will assist a Tory victo… https://t.co/rgME4VyPLm
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11/4
2019
The sun here is so intense that if I happen to place my hand in a non-shaded space without realising my hand tells… https://t.co/rUbywEa1Z2Why, for example, is so much of the maelstrom of punditry centred around polling the voting intentions of the count… https://t.co/a6aBOjkn0J
Retweeted by Emily Collins-EllisEven if people are effectively choosing between two prospective Prime Ministers, the failure to talk about things i… https://t.co/xsg3W3YCOT
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11/3
2019
Guys I have been trying to post you a picture of the baby lions we saw this morning but Twitter is being shit. So,… https://t.co/XxVJ3K5a5nhey twitter, there’s an #LGBwiththeT rally today in Soho Square - if you’re in London then come through 🌈 https://t.co/2N6impsmMY
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11/2
2019

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