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Justin McBrien @justinmcbrien Yellow Evolutionary Void

PhD in Environmental History/Necrocene Studies "Just in Case God isn't Dead, Our Astronauts Carry Sidearms."

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Joined Twitter 2/2/14


@RosaJHamilton @crystaljluo Y'all are on fire!
8/5
2020
Is this like, a new episode of "The Thick of it?" https://t.co/yQm4sDruVl
8/4
2020
@VaishaliNarkar COLLAB Curated by Jesal Thacker Featuring sculpture by Sanjeev Khandekar & Vaishali Narkar... ..A… https://t.co/xyJnwndH3p
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5/29
2020
@LeifFredrickson Thank goodness radioactivity is no longer radioactive!
5/7
2020
*By "exactly 13 years" I meant 17 years ago. @LeifFredrickson This sounds awesome! I was maybe going to try and teach a pandemics class in the fall if McMillen… https://t.co/YTMt4QXTIfThere is a disturbing and ominous historical resonance between the expiration of national guidelines on May 1 and t… https://t.co/OfY4c8ztg0
5/6
2020
Ya'll know i love talking about death but this guy can write... https://t.co/QGznuyRdAW
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5/3
2020
Apply today @WhiteHouseOSTAB! https://t.co/19dktCRlQJ
4/29
2020
Three years ago today, the Trump Administration had a vision to hold Science accountable and ensure that only benev… https://t.co/pTRvCeOXKL
Retweeted by Justin McBrienOnce again #FakeNewsMedia misquoting us. When we said we had enough test kits for the virus, we never specified wha… https://t.co/M1KnZojq01
Retweeted by Justin McBrienGet yours today! https://t.co/gjmZZRsLKV
4/28
2020
For Earth Day reading, my article for @envhistcom on Malthusian Environmentalism & Charlton Heston's Eco-Apocalypt… https://t.co/tF37QaQjQi
4/22
2020
Privileged people yelling at privileged people that they're privileged for not voting for the privileged people's c… https://t.co/QGJRYnCLZI
4/10
2020
One of the classic films on pandemics is Omega Man, starring disaster-actor Charlton Heston. Check out… https://t.co/wUtmzctm5G
Retweeted by Justin McBrien @nytimes now advocating for a systemic New Deal scale transformation in our economy after years spent smearing the… https://t.co/e40CeAFdmO
4/9
2020
Just put up my album, Songs for the Coming Apocalypse, a collection depicting a variety of cultural perspectives on… https://t.co/ANDo82bLsl
4/7
2020
Epidemiology is the new woke.I'm a professional mask-wearer. A lot of people out there don't seem to know how to properly seal their barely effe… https://t.co/VXORyme6qP
4/6
2020
And just like that, we have shifted from the #Anthropocene to the #Necrocene. It's an honour to be included in the… https://t.co/JVspAleoqp
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3/19
2020
@Drm_Ref Thanks!
3/12
2020
I never knew 41% was larger than 44%, thanks for letting me know @CBSNews https://t.co/9wxQjoryp7
3/10
2020
It's time for everyone to brush up on the 18th Brumaire.
3/4
2020
So long Pete, you showed us all how far artificial intelligence has come.
3/2
2020
@SamSamAllingham Method acting Barthes.
2/19
2019
Sesta #estinzione di massa? No, primo #sterminio globale @justinmcbrien e la crisi ecologica planetaria come elemen… https://t.co/92TN6jFXjm
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12/8
2019
Today I will be discussing "Everything ever you wanted to know about bad breath but were afraid to ask Alfred Hitch… https://t.co/AvdZJ3clbJ
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12/6
2019
Scopri il nuovo numero di Terra Nuova Dicembre 2019. Leggi il sommario completo: https://t.co/kBd5gVajCP https://t.co/KplyFSVNvL
Retweeted by Justin McBrienItalian translation of my article on the "First Extermination Event" or "Primo sterminio globale" now out in the De… https://t.co/iXGGlq7xd0
12/4
2019
@mcmansionhell Grief and anxiety have been consistently growing feelings since the 1960s onward - the creation of t… https://t.co/p0DW7Sbo38
11/30
2019
(CFP) Climates of Crisis, Life, Power, and Planetary Justice in the Capitalocene https://t.co/zyKzWQkrmt
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11/25
2019
@trishkahle What report is this? Is this from 1972?
11/22
2019
Twitter is the Global Id.
11/18
2019
"Capital was born from extinction, and from capital, extinction has flowed." - @justinmcbrien https://t.co/78Y1IW7tdn
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11/9
2019
My article in @env_and_society. Debates over the linkage between #ExtremeWeather and anthropogenic… https://t.co/vKI0KgYGVM
11/7
2019
Climate change is a weapon of primitive accumulation  #Capitalocene @oikeios #worldecology https://t.co/4FlGb7kxuN https://t.co/COkIKbjyK4
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11/6
2019
Justin McBrien on the #capitalocene as #necrocene https://t.co/0QPrXOJlSd
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11/1
2019
@c_t_hamilton This is my fave. https://t.co/Bh1KZj8wwj
10/31
2019
"I can’t name a single wild species whose total disappearance would be materially felt by, essentially, anyone." I… https://t.co/RkjD0vOCUO
10/27
2019
@johnedwinmason https://t.co/buA2A0qPFt
10/24
2019
Thanks, @oikeios - grateful to know such an incredible thinker who goes out of their way to support, amplify, and c… https://t.co/NLZr6mWYKc"For some 500 years, capitalism’s logic of eco-genocidal accumulation has presided over both the physical eradicati… https://t.co/LrFf0cURrj
Retweeted by Justin McBrienSpanish translation of my recent @truthout article in BiodiversidadLA @InfoAcbio https://t.co/4yfR0iZXW1
10/22
2019
Every now and then something happens that makes me proud to be a resident of Scotland. This column is one of them. https://t.co/5j9eFDrqZ5
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10/20
2019
It’s the system we need to change, rather than the products of the system. It is as citizens that we must act, rath… https://t.co/MhOrzEFfGv
Retweeted by Justin McBrienThis is what maps of access to basic necessities--food, water--will come to look like unless we seize rich peoples'… https://t.co/jFp8pMlTF1
Retweeted by Justin McBrienThis is what “be patient” and “we can’t do it overnight” looks like. There are boil water advisories that have bee… https://t.co/YPgl2X0vI8
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10/11
2019
What do you get when you mix white nationalism, online echo chambers, and global #ClimateCrisis? One answer: ecofas… https://t.co/KTg6QaVwXE
Retweeted by Justin McBrienThis is not the sixth mass extinction. This is the first mass extermination. We are in the streets to make our go… https://t.co/vesxbKRBrz
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10/10
2019
Thanks for the shout out, @GeorgeMonbiot https://t.co/8Kbun93yof
10/9
2019
@Chemburstudio @KitabKhanaBooks @poetrywala @DivateSmruti @MenkaShivdasan1 @asanyfuleknow @ranjithoskotehttps://t.co/YsLzuYLwYT
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10/6
2019
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9/28
2019
“What life on this planet needs is not to be saved. It needs justice.” -Jason W. Moore (@oikeios) on the #EcoCiv Po… https://t.co/FtD7CWAuiE
Retweeted by Justin McBrienEnter the Capitalocene: How Climate Change Will Ruin Capitalism - https://t.co/z3QkBLipzC
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9/27
2019
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9/24
2019
@oikeios Hmmm, I wonder...The #1stExtermination is not: "Over-population" "Lifestyle" "Human Nature" "Industrial Society" "Greedy Individual… https://t.co/98Cw5t27ZOThanks for the shout out @Jeff_Sparrow https://t.co/DrzzdSmf8e @alanweaver1957 @Hardeep216 @Skybluerick1 @Maxxiimmu @PIGTROUGH10 @savvy1405 @reddm11 @dawnsmith07 @tinakalinenhttps://t.co/4KrJ7eqaf5
Retweeted by Justin McBrien @fardos @alanweaver1957 @Hardeep216 @Skybluerick1 @Maxxiimmu @PIGTROUGH10 @savvy1405 @reddm11 @dawnsmith07https://t.co/Nlr2jxylI0
9/23
2019
@CollapseChronic @YouTube I'll take you up on that show offer if it's still standing - there were very deliberate r… https://t.co/4ggaI4q2lk
9/21
2019
@OdelGauri Thanks!
9/17
2019
@FoundGolfClubs @truthout Good point - I was being much too overly generalizingIconography of extinction needs not just tragic images of charismatic vertebrates, but pictures of the boardrooms o… https://t.co/OwJOaI44Mq @billmckibben This is the First Extermination Event. https://t.co/buA2A0qPFt @kt_holmes38 This kind of language. https://t.co/buA2A0qPFt @Platocres Love to talk about reading materials. Programs are another matter - only those in those programs can tell you how they are.
9/16
2019
@NaomiAKlein - Climate Barbarism = First Extermination Event https://t.co/buA2A0qPFtThis is why I just can't with the clean energy transition includes nuclear argument. https://t.co/4dmSPBuGRY @nottoowarmplz Thanks! @nottoowarmplz https://t.co/buA2A0qPFt
9/15
2019
@fardos Thanks Michael! @GrrlScientist We sure are. https://t.co/buA2A0qPFt @fardos Me? @VaishaliNarkar @Chemburstudio @dpanikkar @nilanjanaroy @saliltripathi @Kavin_07 @porusv @marxreturns @SmitaRayshttps://t.co/ys0EgKoXVSOne of the first few works around 2003 when sanjeev @Chemburstudio began usin a new imagery- #stockmarket !We joint… https://t.co/SXp1VsO9Ml
Retweeted by Justin McBrien @obrerx I'm saying the opposite actually -"The dire threat of the 1st Extermination opens a horizon of possibility… https://t.co/D6ReuTqO7i @Ashfallen0 Right on!My short piece on the #FirstExterminationEvent is now up. Let's stop using the term #SixthExtinction-it makes capi… https://t.co/vRzeMfnrtp
9/14
2019
“We can recognize that ‘hopelessness’ does not mean ‘helplessness.’” The always-great ⁦@MaryHeglar⁩ gets at the thi… https://t.co/WAPHPzArmA
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9/12
2019
It's exactly shit like Franzen's essay in the @NewYorker that prompted me to write this: https://t.co/dzwvHypZ3m
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9/8
2019
Fascism is "hypocrisy turned cynical-it does not expect to be believed" Max Horkheimer, Eclipse of Reason (1947). https://t.co/Zmdm8KBg5G📣 EDGI is launching an #EnvironmentalDataJustice Syllabus today! We invite comments and suggestions to expand this… https://t.co/4co9qJahtB
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9/7
2019
@CarbonActionNow @fardos 4) At heart, I really don’t care for any more war metaphors today. Militarism has so perva… https://t.co/pOtjZQjook @CarbonActionNow @fardos 3)Capitalist greed: Of course. I mean, the War was literally over coaling stations. The US… https://t.co/efNeqBq6Ct @CarbonActionNow @fardos 2) Manhattan Project at its peak larger than the auto industry. Blue print for post-war mi… https://t.co/oM32qnBoJI @CarbonActionNow @fardos I completely get yours, and others, sentiment. As a nuclear historian, though, I'm a bit w… https://t.co/087SmuCrjh
9/4
2019
Detail of the sculpture "This Is The Way World Ends ..”2018 Urban excreta & Synthetic resins,..… https://t.co/3XDPL3tVmN
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8/31
2019
I'm wary of WWII "total mobilization"metaphors for climate action b/c its focus on defeating Nazis neglects US devo… https://t.co/Fn3mm5kIfQNext Trump is going to instruct the EPA to use nukes to dissipate smog. https://t.co/8s5gtaYS63
8/26
2019
NOT individual psych/lack of empathy for future gens. The problem is capital exterminism & the suffering of people… https://t.co/sXFZ01PEMx
8/25
2019
Massive communities of animals live here. Their homes and cities are being burned and destroyed before your very ey… https://t.co/WLCCaJfJz3
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8/23
2019
What an honor to emerge from days without Internet in the Arctic to find this review of FLOATING COAST from… https://t.co/Nwu3e6aa6H
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8/22
2019
@SupriyaJaan @uyatin @PreetiSMenon @Chemburstudio @atul_kulkarni @MadhukarDube @amitsarda @lochan_upadhyayhttps://t.co/56ff9upC8y
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8/19
2019
Most commentary on Charlottesville misses the fact that the majority out on the streets were not "antifa" but resid… https://t.co/TYHjOjDTPB
8/12
2019
Really sharp piece from Jesse Goldstein here, whose book Planetary Improvement is indispensable. https://t.co/OVGpZLzbfh
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8/10
2019
Quite happy with this find. https://t.co/t4A088SUYI
7/30
2019
@UnDiscipline I guess we could say the bomb is the event made flesh.74 years ago today marks the culmination of capital becoming an extinction event. #firstexterminationeventhttps://t.co/z5Bj9EZOf3
7/16
2019

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