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Gautam Bhatia @gautambhatia88 Still in the Lobby.

Indian constitutional law: https://t.co/NJUUY86XBr SFF reviews and editing @strangehorizons: https://t.co/vIPLAHPMAP

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On Wed July 15 Ken Liu @kyliu99 and I are going to be IN CONVERSATION at virtual @astoriabookshop We will be talk… https://t.co/Ems1Cqvw4i
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaGood science fiction is like a dose of morphine that you take to dull the pain of engaging with the present state o… https://t.co/rG6VZO3FmeWhy lawyers were as culpable as any slaver Why to focus only on slave owners and traders is wrong - there was a hu… https://t.co/DwrIdm0YkT
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @Ethereal_ilo What a fantastic novel!"Constitutional hooliganism": new entry for constitutional law scholars. In addition to constitutional decay, rot,… https://t.co/qyH7eSvh18
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaThe seeds of this were sown during the Dipak Misra years (now feels like a lifetime ago), when he turned the Suprem… https://t.co/DL1t9ZxyV7Even by the usual standards, this is breathtaking stuff. https://t.co/hrd7mMz0E0https://t.co/8iGQ4Gs1yl @tordotcom Finished Yoss' Red Dust, halfway through @KateElliottSFF's Unconquerable Sun. @royradhika7 And that too, constituted at the behest of the SC, after the High Court had taken cognisance and directed post-mortems.Can't wait! Join me for a chat about Palestinian science fiction🤖 https://t.co/cVcyvREObb
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia📢NEW SYMPOSIUM📢 @BottiniEleonora introduces a series of posts on Constitutional Landmark Judgments in… https://t.co/qzCqdweqLW
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaA lot of outrage over extra judicial killing of #VikasDubey & his associates. Good. Now, as a citizen, do this :-… https://t.co/LmGxX60Yyo
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaWhat hurts me most is when law students cheer encounters. Either law schools have failed or we, as a society, are n… https://t.co/Lg9B3oNHtM
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7/10
2020
IMF programs DON'T increase government tax revenues but DO change tax structures: less from trade taxes, more from… https://t.co/rrJXQ7PSqA
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaAnd this is here. https://t.co/NkzRbNavkh @abhinavaggarwa1 Little known fact, but Ruud van Nistelruuy was actually signed to open a Drama School. @RaghavChopra_ Ozil kaun hai?2003-2011 ke beech Old Trafford mein pehelwaani ka side course hua karta tha, aur 2011 ke baad se Show Diving train… https://t.co/bR3zhakSWN @PrateekKChadha "The Manchester" ka abbreviation is "TM" hmmmm....... @PrateekKChadha @ManUtd @Arsenal Supreme Court is always there. Actually, same thing. @Ghair_Kanooni just a hypothetical scenario @Ghair_Kanooni ya, it's like honest vakeel ka case kabhi list nahin hota, lekin contact waale vakeelon ka agle din hi...corona ke baad bhi referee ko paise khilaane ki kami nahin hai...‘Serge was a heretic who remained on the left, never a Cold War renegade who sang the virtues of capitalism or colo… https://t.co/v3QNDdPhdD
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @Ghair_Kanooni That's the title sponsor of the Jaipur Literary Festival you're talking about, be respectful. @bouba_011 @PettyPraxis Technically no, but as a matter of judicial behaviour, if there is no stay on the overall c… https://t.co/2HapYjZz9RHugo voting is open! If you'd like to vote for A MEMORY CALLED EMPIRE for Best Novel, I'd be honored. https://t.co/cmCOxpRNaz
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaThis has to stop. "Financial inclusion" that relies on unfettered mass surveillance (and thus strengthens racist se… https://t.co/DVARJeOan1
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaThis. Is. So. Good. https://t.co/yuzBZq9xgcSamuel Alito reminds me of an Indian SC judge, can't think who it is send tweetIncidentally, whatever happened to those proceedings in the Gujarat High Court? https://t.co/j9JfMxMbsr @PettyPraxis @bouba_011 There's no stay, so no, not really.⚡️Here’s a master thread ⚡️of a ten day curation on #AntiTerrorLaws & #UAPA led by @GuneetKaurAhuja & @aimanjkhan w… https://t.co/YTuboGezAa
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatiahttps://t.co/2sSPORrVSz @MatthewdAncona @DAaronovitch You, on the other hand, wrote gushingly in defence of Churchill, whose policies liter… https://t.co/DULXn89aAS
7/9
2020
This should be fascinating. https://t.co/He7tKBz69NThis policy brief by @so_radhikal, and @ambersinha07 suggests a framework for #RegulatingAI to overcome the challen… https://t.co/iOGFajrYzS
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaWe’re excited to share the cover to S.B. Divya's (@divyastweets) Machinehood, a science fiction thriller that explo… https://t.co/Mu8Wh3SRYA
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @tordotcom @divyastweets @SagaSFF OOOOOOH! @royradhika7 Who, goverment or Court? 😂 @ochiengwally @mediadefence Good ruling, but limited to the absence of legislation. @ochiengwally @mediadefence @internetfreedomOf Kanafani's fiction, his most well known novel which I would definitely recommend too, is 'Men in the Sun'. A f… https://t.co/eMjuftkcrG
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @royradhika7 Never constituted. That's what the contempt is about, which the SC has refused to list for over a month. @Chamelea22 ok this was excellent2020 SHORTLIST: The City in the Middle of the Night , Charlie Jane Anders The Light Brigade, Kameron Hurley A Memo… https://t.co/UvmZkdU8q4
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaAt the 1966 Afro-Asian Writers meeting, Kanafani burst into tears when a Vietnamese writer distributed shrapnel fro… https://t.co/yccVST5i90
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaOn the 48th anniversary of the assassination of the novelist Ghassan Kanafani, alongside his niece, Lamis Najim, in… https://t.co/Oeo9rD77do
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaJ&K Govt Extends Internet Restrictions Even As SC Directions For Review By 'Special Committee' Await Compliance https://t.co/VWbJvp81Ug
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @theBekku @vinaykesari That does look good. @Annaleen Amazing! I just bought the book two days ago.Hounded with notices and FIRs by local administration, stringers and reporters in UP are at the receiving end for d… https://t.co/Qjf4UCHLK5
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @fantasymagazine @ccfinlay @wordfey @Scott_H_Andrews @AuthorZKnight @fiyahlitmag @thefuturefire @Ethereal_ilo's "Ra… https://t.co/R1UuozUm9YEvery editor, @ccfinlay to @wordfey, @Scott_H_Andrews to @AuthorZKnight; every mag, @fiyahlitmag to @thefuturefirehttps://t.co/fY9i3DuDPa
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaJoin us at 7:30 PM IST today for this session with @AmiFromIndia @busydot @qirtaiba and @KaalaKauwaa live on YouTub… https://t.co/uRlEZ4DHdd
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaIn this moment, everyone should watch the courageous testimony by the great Paul Robeson in front of the House Un-A… https://t.co/KxRpAqIBEp
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @OmenanaMag: Speculative Fiction Magazine is a fantastic magazine focusing on works by Black SF writers. The magazi… https://t.co/H7tTZiMg92
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaI was out all morning & now it's a bit overwhelming, so please let me say a general thank you to all in my TL for y… https://t.co/IYZ1cb4Oh2
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaImportant: the new Committee for Reforms in Criminal Laws has serious issues with respect to its composition and st… https://t.co/NNZyxj7dcd
7/8
2020
@__erosgarcia @BeatrizGimeno1 Un articulo muy exelente!Partimos de la base de que los derechos trans son indiscutibles. Recuperemos la agenda feminista y ampliémosla con… https://t.co/RLskRHmrdF
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @mymysimplesir Ey, there's obviously a reason I haven't linked to it in original tweet, na! :) Anyway, not at all hard to find. @ntinatzouvala Exactly this.That Harper's letter is three excruciatingly-written paragraphs: so anodyne, so generic, and so obviously terrified… https://t.co/IG64Cf8muYWho is your favourite historical person quotes twitter account, and why is it @DebsEbooks ? @BasmaGhalayini Oh brilliant, thank you. We are now planning a full issue devoted to Palestinian SFF for next March. We'll email you.Important thread. https://t.co/B2QGTaFrZxMy take on the unfolding events leading to a constitutional crisis in Guatemala. Thanks @iacl_aidc for the opportun… https://t.co/yKtPbj8n9j
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaThis is not to say parliamentary business needs to be abated. India has been outlier in its continuing suspension o… https://t.co/4CD6Rmi9D7
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @Tantray_Tweets @internetfreedomThe new Yoss! https://t.co/kNwGauzwbvThe Chonky Absolute Unit Space Opera has finally arrived. Get it now. https://t.co/5eVXIu6b4O
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaFile under heading titled: "Judicial trolling."But the contempt application in the restoration of 4G internet in J&K has not been listed in a month, because... [f… https://t.co/LNnr06MdNm
7/7
2020
Atlas Begged https://t.co/TbwVHLOMKh
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @BrettschneiderC @JohnFugelsang Did Kennedy do that, though?For our reading circle, revisiting this immensely rich @akapczynski-led symposium on the right to medicines in the… https://t.co/NXBTCMsZQ6Article on short fiction markets up on SFWA's site--several members of Strange Horizons contributed to this. https://t.co/v9vK0Hrpq0
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @PipSinks Take care!Excited to share the US cover of THE COMMITTED, the sequel to THE SYMPATHIZER, with you tomorrow. And the UK cover… https://t.co/GyNp20zol8
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaOn what would have been her 83rd birthday, a haunting 2018 piece by @Nanjala1 on Bessie Head, a woman whose work I… https://t.co/N9xmSmbHEz
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaI don't think I've ever seen Laila Soueif in an interview. This is wise & powerful. On her kids @alaa, Sanaa, and w… https://t.co/jsljofWD0X
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaThis trailer for the Palestinian sci-fi film In Vitro is amazing. I would love to see the rest of this! https://t.co/41ZMRkQNty
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaRight now, I'm reading "Dominion: An Anthology of Speculative Fiction from Africa and the African Diaspora (Volume… https://t.co/PWKGf7metg
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaBessie Head was born on this day in 1937. She was born in a mental institute. Her mother (a white woman) was sent t… https://t.co/2DWrF7dBAC
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @mame_bougouma I prefer my head on my shoulders. 😂This may be a reference to the French Revolution, or a sub-tweet, or possibly both.Try not to go full Robespierre.https://t.co/LRNQW7VJUXThis point has been analysed by an ex-High Court judge, in some detail. https://t.co/Ow7XZQxgVd https://t.co/jdRx4Ic6DM @fudgeposner One of the best I've read on the topic, yeah. Shows that you really can't separate the art from the ar… https://t.co/J8CmCfdGTGSince the art/artist debate has flared up again, in light of you-know-what, leaving this essay out here: https://t.co/KH0RnN3ooFThis "expunging" of remarks from a Delhi High Court order that questioned the NIA reveals what the SC has become: t… https://t.co/H7thFoYjTJ👌 very cool work! @ActuallyAisha look, EarthSea translation https://t.co/8e7PPrZxxQ
Retweeted by Gautam BhatiaSupreme Court of #Colombia rules that a strike by health workers was LAWFUL. In doing so, the Court relies on @ilohttps://t.co/gGGQmKyHxg
Retweeted by Gautam Bhatia @PettyPraxis These books also discuss the scope - and limits - of lawyering in those kinds of situations. @PettyPraxis Yup. It is chronicled in detail in Ernst Fraenkel, "The Dual State: A Contribution to the Theory of Di… https://t.co/q93UVA0DRY @PettyPraxis It took some time. @DrAlanGreene Looking forward!
7/6
2020

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