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Historian @Princeton @UvA_Humanities / Labor history, Energy History, Middle East, Iran, International Relations / Tweets in English, Dutch and Persian

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@yarbatman Thanks for the suggestion, sounds good! @arash_tehran Hmm, just saw the trailer. Will let you knowاپیزود یک از مجموعه ویژه 3 (یا 4؟) قسمتی پادکست من در مورد #سقوط_ساسانیان. اپیزود یک بیشتر در مورد اینکه چرا این مط… https://t.co/PJ2IMreYIR
Retweeted by Peyman JafariFinally got to watch Parasite; it is entertaining and a sharp critique of capitalism and the neoliberal mind trap.… https://t.co/f5C7Tku2fv
2/16
2020
Trump admin escalated a campaign of financial warfare ... to suffocate Iran’s economy... Instead, Iran lashed out w… https://t.co/i3Jq1pxb5xOn Valentine’s Day 1945, President Roosevelt met with Saudi King Abdul Aziz Ibn Saud, signaling the dawn of what is… https://t.co/BMQsvpOtHY
Retweeted by Peyman JafariSome romantic drama in honor of Valentine's Day - illicit lovers trying to get it on while the slaves/servants of t… https://t.co/wEm6YoIHUc
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2/15
2020
Atul Kohli, David K.E. Bruce Professor of International Affairs @WilsonSchool @Princeton talks about his forthcomin… https://t.co/ndBsHfTIHGSpecial issue of @irsh_iisg on 'Women and Gender in the Mines: Challenging Masculinity Through History' https://t.co/1Chw9sZsnDTwo iconic figures of reporting on the Iranian Revolution: journalist Elaine Sciolino and photographer David Burnett https://t.co/6QaiGA77RcIran just released latest batch of GDP data for Q3 (Sept-Dec), as reported by Donya-e Eqtesad. Why does this matte… https://t.co/1KmMWbXCp9
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2/13
2020
The world only sees stones/rockets thrown at Israel, but it ignores the everyday violence against a people, robbed… https://t.co/5oEoePnBROBahareh Hedayat is a student who spent 7 yrs in prison after 2009 protests. She has campaigned for social and democ… https://t.co/aQQTnepFXg
2/12
2020
سرانجام تلاش و پشتکار کسری امیرشاهی به ثمر رسید و ترجمه کتابی حاوی مقالات یرواند آباراهامیان منتشر شد. آن هم چه به… https://t.co/WU9rxiAlFKA Cuban medical programme that has helped some of the world’s poorest communities has become the latest target of t… https://t.co/KUBIZa5CC1
2/11
2020
.@nytimes on the debate about the legacy of slavery in the Netherlands, quoting my @IISG_Amsterdam colleague Pepijn… https://t.co/Wqo3FIkwlwپس از ۳۰ سال، دولت سقف #قرارداد_موقت_کارگران در مشاغل پروژه‌ای را تعیین کرد. همچنان مشکل به کارگیری موقت #کارگران د… https://t.co/saKLJpAk6o
Retweeted by Peyman Jafari @HLJLooijesteijn Haha, dit is het echte werk! @AstridSteijger @RoyaKhoshnevis Dank je lieve Astrid
2/10
2020
Zowel de Irak- als de Afghanistan-oorlog vertonen zelfde patroon: kamer werd onjuist ingelicht, publieke opinie wer… https://t.co/RpoTBkRjeE"Everything is legal in New Jersey," but not, technically, arson or espionage, which is what I'll be talking about… https://t.co/jO25Atfh0w
Retweeted by Peyman JafariHeading to a symposium on revolutions organised by Dr. Golbarg Rekabtalaei and her colleagues at Seton Hall Univers… https://t.co/yHKUcPh4AM
2/6
2020
@thisizresistanc Thanks, i was looking for that quotenew screen in Valiasr Sq. gives conveys refashioned nationalism: behind Soleimani there are 3 women with chador but… https://t.co/fEEoii8UdPRush Limbaugh: - makes racist remarks about African-Americans - hates feminism - denies climate change - equates ab… https://t.co/KqFBOmQ1ve
2/5
2020
The Middle East Studies Association has been following with concern the growing evidence of a systematic denial of… https://t.co/KWOAI9p8PO @rasmuselling Congrats, fantastic! What is the primary sources volume on the revolution? You are going to translate an existing one? Which?Morocco started targeting Iran — a bugbear for both Netanyahu and Trump — around the same time it started back chan… https://t.co/Pj9b4ZuhT3
Retweeted by Peyman JafariMobilizing Construction Jihad in Revolutionary Iran | by Eric Lob. https://t.co/TeF0UmcHy8 Eric Lob from Florida… https://t.co/G5SlRuVHT5
Retweeted by Peyman JafariTomorrow https://t.co/fjZGuo8KXr https://t.co/5nD3NvpwaI @SoheilAsefi They don’t get any creative...
2/4
2020
@SoheilAsefi Soheil jaan do you know what the official accusation is? @EdgeOfEurope Ik weet het Rob, en ik heb tien keer nagedacht of ik er tenminste bij moest schrijven ‘beter te laat… https://t.co/9xntnofQikHulde aan @raouldupre en @volkskrant https://t.co/QhzSotjA56 @maralkay This is a lengthy and thorough article, gonig through the debates and controversies, with a substantial p… https://t.co/p9wN5W09I2Mooi gebaar van de collega’s van @KU_Leuven https://t.co/AuC0UyhapJSome people don’t have to lie #Bernie https://t.co/gVxMXF9RO3 https://t.co/q6BtkfH1GrAnother piece in the puzzle of how Netanyahu and then Trump torpedoed the de-escalation that Obama and Rouhani init… https://t.co/gssDdEx1v8The trend towards authoritarian politics, also in liberal democracies is a global one. Worrying to see Turkey moved… https://t.co/fibDMscYav
2/3
2020
@LeonEoW Ik zet dit op mijn leeslijstThis is positive but it is outrageous that economic sanctions on Iran have made humanitarian trade channel necessar… https://t.co/nNhuEWXnWg
2/2
2020
Oligarchic crony capitalism under sanctions really produces the worst of both worlds: "The drastic economic liberal… https://t.co/X9f12339c2
Retweeted by Peyman Jafarihim more leverage. That is why conservatives in Iran opposed him, and by killing Nuclear Deal Trump assisted them a… https://t.co/3w0YxM3v6FThe next step will be to take presidency. Rouhani showed quite some weakness in challenging Khamenei, though he mad… https://t.co/0H5YCqwFPoas international conflict with US intenifies (see also attacks on Zarif and request to debate Iran withdrawing from… https://t.co/HHI4rRCrTaMP Parvaneh Salahshouri has been arrested. She is known for her harsh criticism of violations of civil rights in Ir… https://t.co/LLw2lwwHcjIf this happens in a Middle East country, it is called corruption, in US it is business mentality. Social capital i… https://t.co/2H24igiE7S📝 vs. 💻: Researchers from #PrincetonU and @UCLA conducted a study to demonstrate the differences between students w… https://t.co/ybIQMOiNR3
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2/1
2020
The Republican Party and the Senate have failed miserably as institutions in safeguarding the constitutional limits… https://t.co/wdFC3kCtENHonestly sometimes I despair at ever being able to communicate the riches of medieval Islamic civilization. Just ta… https://t.co/jqvIqoGd3O
Retweeted by Peyman JafariNader is absolutely right. Many ignore that policies of Saudi Arabia in particular have been driven by fear of popu… https://t.co/pxKntUfAQjWaarom verantwoordelijkheid nemen voor onrecht waaraan je part noch deel hebt gehad? Emeritus hoogleraar Holocaust-… https://t.co/yojjuUCTjW
Retweeted by Peyman JafariGood to see my @MESA_1966 colleagues come up with this statement demanding the release of Iranian students arrested… https://t.co/0CFWui8PeQ
Retweeted by Peyman Jafari"B’Tselem goes as far as to compare Mr Trump’s vision to the Bantustans of South Africa’s apartheid regime... Break… https://t.co/LziHduUluT
Retweeted by Peyman JafariGood to see my @MESA_1966 colleagues come up with this statement demanding the release of Iranian students arrested… https://t.co/0CFWui8PeQA UN report focused solely on children in Syria states that five million have been displaced in the fighting, with… https://t.co/HhAHeYcpL6
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1/31
2020
@ianbremmer Fair enough but part of that understanding should include the systematic repression of Palestinians and… https://t.co/NW9puBLPgO @dmdebruijn @ianbremmer That is a good list you provided, most important are changes in authoritarian Arab states,… https://t.co/bKihoAfa9V @dmdebruijn @ianbremmer Being objective and partisan are not mutually exclusive. I do recognize Palestinians have l… https://t.co/uisrSQ3uzl @dmdebruijn @ianbremmer I agree on distinction between judging the balance of forces and normative stance. But as l… https://t.co/AiW6gE29dmGiven the realities of power, the Palestinians better go sit in the corner of the land on which they lived before b… https://t.co/hqg95eqrjl
1/30
2020
Donald Trump’s Israel-Palestine real estate deal is intolerable | Financial Times https://t.co/yCiIICuwSFEen onbedoeld gevolg van de liquidatie van de Iraanse generaal Soleimani zou wel eens een toenadering tussen de aar… https://t.co/jVJ8x5E0x0
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1/29
2020
Huge turnout for the Iran at the Crossroads of Civilizations seminar @Princeton , the initiative of which was trigg… https://t.co/f6X0yUUBNxHet Akkoord van de Eeuw komt eraan. Maar het Israëlisch-Palestijnse conflict gaat het niet op lossen. Mijn column. https://t.co/7BQw7EiVNV
Retweeted by Peyman JafariOnce more why it is always important to ask about size and social/political composition of protests. Also: US assas… https://t.co/4jtv4gDNidThis blatant act of religious discrimination, targetting Baha’is in particular, is one of the most disgraceful inju… https://t.co/ajtpDfuhZ2Waarom staat #Auschwitz centraal in de herdenking? Hoogleraar Holocaust- en genocidestudies Johannes Houwink ten Ca… https://t.co/KNSzNm3vCS
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1/27
2020
@Swarthy_Bastard I curse you sir! I am now craving for gheymeh :) Did you see the potato tahdig on the pasta, I am… https://t.co/JdoEl49GEf @shahrabi_abbas And also: these struggles in fact cause elite divisions in turn, as they give rise to debates and c… https://t.co/hW7yiDUXpU @shahrabi_abbas Sure, these struggles have their own dynamics, but both the history of Iran and other countries sho… https://t.co/WgyWWnAc75 @shahrabi_abbas I think it would be wrong to overestimate the role of moderates/reformists, but it would be equally… https://t.co/adWXlLXUvsRouhani is not a democrat, but Trump's demolition of Nuclear Deal and imposition of sanctions has undermined modera… https://t.co/vUR5Wd8irwThis gives you a good picture of how lies were fabricated, but also hoe deep institutional and factional divisions… https://t.co/v7SEtQCrnB
1/26
2020
فموناسیونالیسم، با تجمیع فمینیسم در خدمت نولیبرالیسم است و با سوءاستفاده از هویت‌های درهم‌تنیده‌ی زنان در جامعه‌ی ج… https://t.co/l5g5l6aQgDDefine "normal", because cutting a journalist into pieces, cracking down on peaceful protests in Bahrain and at hom… https://t.co/4mtA0mZQzU
1/25
2020
Mijn reactie in de Volkskrant: toen was het het oordeel prematuur en achteraf blijkt het doemdenken onterecht https://t.co/bXp1MRMOfP
Retweeted by Peyman Jafari @WKAcentrum @DorudiNL https://t.co/fTANYPoejk“It almost doesn't matter if this is a million people or less. The size and the vocalness of the crowd has made sur… https://t.co/ww1b0uNhwmTrump’s sanctions on Iran are helping fuel a new refugee crisis — in Turkey https://t.co/sBfX0hX2Pv
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1/24
2020
The Zaghari-Ratcliffes' ordeal: a story of British arrogance, secret arms deals and Whitehall infighting https://t.co/2rfCgeQ7h0
1/23
2020
Trump thinks all Kurds are Mr Kurd. Here he speaks at length about Syria to Iraq’s Kurdish region president as th… https://t.co/uTVjHj5pLv
Retweeted by Peyman JafariOver dit onderwerp, de vermeende positieve relatie tussen moderne bourgeoisie/middenklasse en democratisering, schr… https://t.co/AwiHw6A5FVHistorian @DavidMotadel: The bourgeois are supposed to ensure open, democratic societies. In fact, they rarely have. https://t.co/eDjYWM7yt5
1/22
2020
On "the growing ties between the far-right in India and Europe, a connection that is rooted primarily in a shared h… https://t.co/6cUEAmsizH
Retweeted by Peyman JafariUS/UK have a long tradition of aiding the repression of secular nationalists and leftists in the Middle East, even… https://t.co/WFvjZc5IBU @JafariPeyman @Adib_Moghaddam @jadaliyya @adavari21 Happy to share Part 2, featuring scholars of #Iraq, #Syria, and… https://t.co/HfwQvsuc7e
Retweeted by Peyman JafariBeschuldigingen dat onderzoekers zich zouden laten leiden door politieke voorkeuren zijn ongegrond en zeggen missch… https://t.co/UX06ZeCCHn @ShimaHoush Not clear yet if it is for good
1/21
2020
Geweldig om @ThomasErdbrink weer te horen https://t.co/qJcOz3cs0XJafar Ebrahimi, a member of #Tehran Teachers' Trade Association, and the Coordinating Council of Iranian #Teachershttps://t.co/c9HA4PUtlS
Retweeted by Peyman Jafarigrateful to @JafariPeyman for speaking with us this week about political unrest in Iran. I hope that, for a few rea… https://t.co/9Ke51s4KnN
Retweeted by Peyman JafariOok de ombudsman van @nrc maakte hierover een aantal belangrijke observaties https://t.co/vvSqQNNRWz https://t.co/gIbVsYX7vI @JoostScheffers @nrcombudsman Nee, ga ik nu doen. Dank!Ik ben vereerd met deze vermelding maar waardeer vooral de kritische reflectie op berichtgeving en analyse in tijd… https://t.co/E0AN7G0DJN
1/20
2020
Don’t know what to say... https://t.co/IFzG4KwUK9if you are interested in the "Resource Curse" in the #PersianGulf region, then check this special issue of Journal… https://t.co/XOZGHzskUd
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1/19
2020
@Swarthy_Bastard @DEsfandiary I see I am not the only one with exactly this recommendation, and rightly soIf you are going to read one piece on #Iran and #IranProtests this weekend, let it be this intelligent deliberation… https://t.co/DAuohiadjE
1/18
2020

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