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Kevin Sweeney 🌏 @kjsgeo Pōneke, Aotearoa

Data/Information advisor #DataGovernance #DataFlow #DataInfrastructure #indigenousdatasovereignty | Geographer. Advocate for place.

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Joined Twitter 5/1/13


@nytimes OK but there is no second plunging here. This is unequivocally still your first plunge, due to a lack of… https://t.co/YlxAxxCdT9 @politico Did you really include "Is it too soon?" as if it's a legitimate question? 🤦‍♂️As Americans celebrate another #4thofJuly #IndependenceDay they might consider the power they hold, to improve upon… https://t.co/S2AuPux9nPFull moon rising #Wellington https://t.co/PxgIulhYyB @brooklynmarie If you had three weeks left to live, what would you do?Lakota (thanks auto correct) @Te_Taipo @UR_Ninja Warriors protecting their own land.Please Americans, with your focus today on #MtRushmore give a thought to what that "monument" represents for… https://t.co/DfAa7wlLgBWhat sucks on this platform: finding out, that when called out, someone you admire-followed starts defensively post… https://t.co/QRdCw1fUGs
7/4
2020
@JonFlan And oh more yeah this site, a veritable poster child of callous racist attitudes toward indigenous people,… https://t.co/nqg7SjY0At @MollyJongFast Realise this Rushmore event will be a coronavirus thing, but hoping it can also be used to raise awa… https://t.co/GafZBPqcDb @physicsJ @JamesWi04828269 @yevgenydevine @Rainmaker1973 C'mon mate you're better than that. Comparing treatment of… https://t.co/1AZ62U7HYGUnfortunately there are plenty of variations of #wearenotyourmascot practice, beyond sports teams names. Recently… https://t.co/rZBtJs3J4R @physicsJ @JamesWi04828269 @yevgenydevine @Rainmaker1973 There is no circumstance where the desecration of an ances… https://t.co/YCOc5LqsAH @HuffPostPol What was inside his head: "Black lives are poison." @PeterGleick @Getthebagcoach Oh yes. And that sweet smell won't be forgotten. @gtconway3d I'm going to put my support behind: Not very bright. @KatGreenbrook Spot on Kat. And as someone from the US and with family living there (and my own kids here in NZ) t… https://t.co/0GkpHqiOX5
7/3
2020
@TheTattooedProf But this was written by god, right? @rebeccamakkai What's that? @takapodigs @PredatorFreeNZ "Kakapo Ranger" I defy anyone to come anywhere near that with a job listing from their CV. @Rainmaker1973 @physicsJ Sorry that's a hard no. @damauk Facebook gonna facebook @washingtonpost "What's next?" he added, "Are they going to cancel Pol Pot Day?" @GuardianUS A wee typo in your headline, fixed it: US rivers and lakes are shrinking for the very reason you expected: cows @propublica Beyond broadcasting your ignorance, imagine being of a mindset that considers this abomination a worthwhile thing. @CubaRaglanGuy https://t.co/4ixNEbjI8pHalfway through this...ehh...wonderful year. https://t.co/DZhUVfvbkn @pbmNZ Illegally driving through a rail crossing barrier in a commercial vehicle with your information plastered al… https://t.co/592RObeOLJ @nzherald Oh-kaay...I believe that's up to us to decide? @HoarseWisperer Mate this is legitimately some of your best Twitter work to date. 😆 @ElizabethKnoxNZ That's a work of art, on a work of art!
7/2
2020
@scbegonias @resdatall @GidaGlobal @USIDSN @MaoriDSov @IDSovOZ @fnigc @NCAIPRC @opendevmekong Great work - ka pai!
7/1
2020
@ApocalypticaNow The next potential (flu) pandemic has been already been identified, sourcing from Chinese pigs
6/30
2020
@ScoopWellington Highlights the inherent vulnerability of Wellington's transportation network and its unsustainable… https://t.co/WlRgAcJkFM @JennyKayNZ @AshBloomfield @minhealthnz @aunties_the Good to see. Just touting our free COVID testing to a relativ… https://t.co/xe2APJ49F7
6/29
2020
@LaikenJordahl @DHSgov If this is practice, it's an abomination. And anyone else wanting to so much as re-locate a… https://t.co/r0tI7hTQpa @Yamiche Pretty sure Pence could stand before cameras and say "Now that the sun is rising in the west..." with a straight face. @pickover So much going on in here when you look closely. That inner "circle" alternately rotating clockwise and counter-clockwise. @jdiannedotson Precisely. 😁 I couldn't get far enough away, fast enough.I've worked in govt or as a consultant to govt pretty much my whole career and can tell you if you thought the… https://t.co/zLdA3lTWzY @TheSpinoffTV So...things are working as planned.Well congratulations, America. You now have definitively positioned yourself as the textbook example of what not d… https://t.co/DrEZGbkl0WHonestly now, is there anything tastier than cheese that's been browned just so under the grill? https://t.co/Cvu8Rrhu0B @KevinMKruse You sound surprised? @JackyNinjakitty @ScoopWellington The standard Wellington forecast. Enjoying the "fine spells" this morning. Wind… https://t.co/h0OqW5YXtQ
6/28
2020
Some fantastic mapping by @gnsscience that provides an even clearer picture of and stronger evidential case for con… https://t.co/YgEMRDR5IG @brooklynmarie @HuffPostPol Working through that dictator's list. ✔️ secret police @mcsweeneys "I think I finally understand how the razor that Britney Spears used to shave her head in 2007 felt." T… https://t.co/p4Df3czqgD @physicsJ Always great to see your work that puts items of study together - not a perspective you see very often.… https://t.co/DyJqjwp3ND
6/27
2020
@KatGreenbrook Do you live in an air raid shelter? 😄 @streeganz As a UC-Boulder alum myself, pretty proud to see that you also attended that "liberal...Marxist, communi… https://t.co/F8Iy3HbqPG @AngrierWHStaff Wow this is flat out screaming for @sarahcpr @skryb @MiaFarrow Seems he's doubling down on what is quite possibly the stupidest thing he's ever said (and for him that's saying a lot). @brooklynmarie "...not willing to be governed." The US, the long-standing global model for democracy it seems stil… https://t.co/E03LNytmBf @NotYourMascot And subject yourself and your kids to punishment when you use your native language...and on, and on...
6/26
2020
WE ARE Oneida Seneca Cayuga Abenaki Penobscot Wampanoag Ojibwe Odawa Potawatomi Pawnee Menominee HoChunk Lakota Oma… https://t.co/RWQ4A9VtUS
Retweeted by Kevin Sweeney 🌏 @dgseamon @kenjeong Lobsters! @PreetBharara With "60k dead, tops." @markos Its Texan for "Internet" @FoxyLustyGrover @SweetReleaseWLG @aunties_the I keep finding an endless stream of answers to the question: Why New Zealand? @kevpluck Log out!? Blasphemy!
6/25
2020
@KevinMKruse And even more on brand that he wants to celebrate the 4th at a "monument" that's something of a poster… https://t.co/lMfiHxLx7z @kenjeong Claims the symbolic leader of the pandemic-weaponising, child-caging, asylum seeker-deporting, police bru… https://t.co/JgxVzcGkcj @thkukutai @tbonini @data_ctive Thanks for sharing. COVID19 has been an interesting real world test of data democratisation.Are Wellingtonians aware of this great website covering steps around Wellington, from staircase admirer @abowman? I… https://t.co/zd9Kz5nhDN
Retweeted by Kevin Sweeney 🌏 @Rosenthaltweets That Ulysses S Grant side-eye 😂 @washingtonpost Curious why still "mulling?" Assuming it's strictly political considerations. Because no one of r… https://t.co/1GUwOamqtB @rebeccanagle Never saw the show but how crap it is to be made aware of yet another example of racism towards Nativ… https://t.co/OQvuU5m9Em @kevpluck Another graph that clearly dismisses the "second wave" narrative.
6/24
2020
@HoarseWisperer @charles_gaba Thanks for keeping that "warmer weather defeats coronavirus" gem of wisdom in the dis… https://t.co/pAtDdcyMdr @AISP_Penn @AECFNews Promotes a much needed perspective for data integration efforts...but consider dropping "racia… https://t.co/ZMiDwK8L5B @MollyJongFast Actually blaming BLM for her incompetence as a human being. ffs. 🤦‍♂️"You don't want to be a man in Family Court." Truer words were never spoken. @ChrisRock on #NetflixIsAJoke https://t.co/fNjIe8AXkb @brooklynmarie Pretty amazing to me that the US (world?) just moved on past this horror.
6/23
2020
@PostOpinions How can any legitimate news outlet suggest Barr has only become untrustworthy lately? @fawfulfan Good so hopefully it will all wind up hidden in their man caves where no one has to see that racist propaganda. @washingtonpost Was not aware of this statue of Roosevelt. Some serious white man's burden vibe going on there. @mashable An idea that's been around for a long time. Just never, um, took off. @kevpluck A generous soul (it was 1/3 full) @brooklynmarie NASCAR, par for the course. @TheRickWilson You'd think someone like Trump would give an instant's attention to his image here. https://t.co/hFiCE4L4uY @MeidasTouch Already did (sort of) https://t.co/hFiCE4L4uY @ElizabethKnoxNZ Don't doubt this at all, but have had the same but opposite experience. Spent many a time out aski… https://t.co/2WYwJDUGmu
6/22
2020
A quick public image lesson for the US President: - Suit with no tie = relaxed casual - Suit with dangling,… https://t.co/IfnXjF08dZ @sarahcpr You keep managing to outdo yourself. @Amy_Siskind C'mon now the solution is simple: just stop testing. @thedailybeast "got ammo?"I'm no US political pundit, but isn't the brand palette for Trump, conservatives, GOP red (MAGA hats, etc)? So how… https://t.co/ZPGxUGcvgz @Eugene_Scott Thank you for helping to chip away at that myth...which supports a broader false narrative that dads… https://t.co/h7x6ds8td3 @MikeIsaac @LastofUsPartII Teriyaki Spam? Oh good lord. @brooklynmarie Pretty hilarious indeed. But is anyone really surprised? This has been happening right from the In… https://t.co/tgDysC9yvC
6/21
2020
Happy #WinterSolstice fellow residents of the southern hemisphere. Today marks the start of winter for us and the… https://t.co/zmmHAKoTbo @NewshubNZ It is times like this that Aotearoa genuinely feels like a whānau of 5 million. RIP @physicsJ @timeanddate Agreed. Been my go-to site for years and still coming across elements I hadn't seen before. @MollyJongFast Seem to recall you all talking about "60,000, tops" not so long ago. @brooklynmarie "Mail-in voting" is code for "Democratic process" @cmclymer Umm...it is. 🇳🇿Not quite. Agree that the idea of #COVID19nz being seasonal could be flawed, but that's only one source of the "sec… https://t.co/egx3YXDVXs
6/20
2020
@Ruth_A_Buzzi @pattonoswalt This made my day. Ruth Buzzi is STILL rockin it!
6/19
2020

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