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Presenter Newsnight, 22:30, Monday to Friday BBC2. BBC elections. Films with Donald Trump, Mark Zuckerberg, James Comey , Bill Clinton. Terrible typing.

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A must read from @BBCNewsnight international editor @ggatehouse, working with @maya_rstw & @jackwgarland.… https://t.co/2sfo3DYY20
Retweeted by emily m“The sense that the big US tech companies are getting away without paying any tax whatsoever” is something that uni… https://t.co/zTGiijZIpf
Retweeted by emily m“The greater the sovereignty you’ve got… the purer the Brexit you’ve got, the less market access you will have” – D… https://t.co/zT256oYrKs
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1/23
2020
This would be an awful loss. It does serious journalism about topics wrongly seen as “soft” by other outlets. Some… https://t.co/QyrAIsyJlj
Retweeted by emily mSitting here putting together tomorrow's @VictoriaLIVE. 3 other journalists on the team here with me, all young, fe… https://t.co/aSPaKRLdpp
Retweeted by emily mAt my favourite Delhi bookshop with #partitionvoices @bloomsburyindia https://t.co/6nbnh2A6xt
Retweeted by emily mCan Finland overcome the peat industry and go carbon neutral by 2035? Catch our @BBCNewsnight film on @BBCWorld (t… https://t.co/y2A72IiGBa
Retweeted by emily mThe CEO of Vale, which ran the Brazilian mine that collapsed killing more than 300 people last year, has been charg… https://t.co/rA2dvxse0B
Retweeted by emily mGreat to see our regional press coming together on the #Do1Thing climate campaign. What can you do to make a differ… https://t.co/5020Rgwty2
Retweeted by emily m“Donald Trump is not a very likeable person, but he’s not being impeached because he’s not likeable.” “He’s being… https://t.co/obHUycoyyk
Retweeted by emily m“Even if one accepted your proposition… that the behaviour itself was disagreeable and unacceptable… that would not… https://t.co/NmzNH54PX6
Retweeted by emily m“Trump is the leading climate denier in the world.” Malcolm Turnbull, former Australian prime minister, says the c… https://t.co/CqCA9VsutX
Retweeted by emily m"The reality is that half of your trade goes to the EU. Britain’s trade with Australia is a very small percentage.”… https://t.co/hkm3Z5opMI
Retweeted by emily mThe government has admitted to me that crucial workers' rights like equal pay, maternity leave and holiday pay coul… https://t.co/Ak2WEG9HY6
Retweeted by emily mDelectable. It's as if I've just devoured a 7 course meal full of flavour. @maitlis I look forward to the next one! https://t.co/FssSMJSvPR
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1/22
2020
I bet that dog on the snowy sledge would be more fun https://t.co/VESjzqXNS1Understand Jess Phillips campaign meeting at 2pm. Let’s see what their conclusion is...
Retweeted by emily mTrump approval rating is at 43% Clinton’s rating soared during his own impeachment. So question is whether this fee… https://t.co/Ec1SHUHwI1Fascinating. The power of youtube algorithms the radicalise. https://t.co/NNOnDcxRIKInteresting debates about Lord Hall departure, BBC crisis and its future on @BBCNewsnight expertly chaired by… https://t.co/SZwOM4OCul
Retweeted by emily mToday, the US Senate prepares to hear opening arguments in an impeachment trial that could remove Donald Trump from… https://t.co/bB4531t8h6
Retweeted by emily mA real privilege doing this and hearing from brilliant environmentalists from all over the world, who are doing the… https://t.co/5YUih8t2PA
Retweeted by emily m1. As Tony Hall prepares to leave @BBC, it's worth looking at how public service media is adapting to the digital a… https://t.co/Ip20LJhrU3
Retweeted by emily mFor some reason, I haven't been invited to Davos this year. Was it something I said? 🤔 https://t.co/6Qmrup7HrB
Retweeted by emily mWe loved having you. 💃💃💃 https://t.co/JHBAjweBYXSuperb quality of discussion over the future of the @BBC on @BBCNewsnight tonight. QED.. - well done @maitlis , th… https://t.co/i03abasAWv
Retweeted by emily m @damocrat @maitlis One of the first serious debates about funding I've seen in a long time. Michael Grade also made… https://t.co/Ea0HfrxDCw
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1/21
2020
Another Iowa poll has @JoeBiden outfront with four others in double digits. Anyone who tells you they know what’s… https://t.co/SvZnABaQlr
Retweeted by emily m.@maitlis to Dimbleby: “Your last few years on BBCQT will have shown you a very different kind of audience, and the… https://t.co/wUaEcVSAbm
Retweeted by emily mDavid Dimbleby: “I was filming during Brexit and I had people shouting ‘w*nkers.. bloody BBC!’ and I’d say to them… https://t.co/QrDoI9KbCA
Retweeted by emily m"No Prime Minister is going to want to go down as the PM who destroyed the BBC." - Michael Grade, BBC chairman, 20… https://t.co/9kmUd5qUu0
Retweeted by emily m“You don’t know what you’ve got ‘til it’s gone” – comedian Katy Brand on the value of the BBC. “When you actually… https://t.co/gku5aoNorP
Retweeted by emily m“It’s always worth remembering that I think in the end people trust the BBC more than they trust politicians who tr… https://t.co/Ww7CuyuIp7
Retweeted by emily mEmily Maitlis, journalist, BBC news presenter and OLD EDWARDIAN, @maitlis, acknowledged, 'My teachers at King Edwar… https://t.co/fY7hob6rCo
Retweeted by emily mlive your life with this dog’s dedication to joy https://t.co/cnAg6R232w
Retweeted by emily mThree years ago today, Donald Trump was sworn in as President. Tomorrow, President Trump's impeachment trial begin… https://t.co/6QAdnf2OpZ
Retweeted by emily mAs Harry and Meghan enter a new phase in their lives, with the world seemingly at their feet, it’s worth rememberin… https://t.co/NdMWemT9BR
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1/20
2020
Look I said I would be honest in this Leadership contest so here's the truth. I have stopped being me by trying to… https://t.co/IWtoXSLsI8
Retweeted by emily mLeaked documents reveal how #Africa's richest woman made her fortune through exploiting her own country, and corrup… https://t.co/7V9WmE76Ma
Retweeted by emily mI’ve spent the last few days with @maitlis “Airhead” An enlightening, sometimes funny & absorbing read that capture… https://t.co/i8SLLLcMPi
Retweeted by emily mFor the record ... I am crap at making soufflés https://t.co/NKKEzAEA3Z
1/19
2020
EXCLUSIVE 🚨 Labour has nominated John Bercow, Tom Watson and Karie Murphy for peerages All appear on Corbyn's eigh… https://t.co/huyKipOI3F
Retweeted by emily mHuge endorsement for Elizabeth Warren in Iowa—Petersen had previously indicated she didn’t intend to endorse any of… https://t.co/BAIgANsgKP
Retweeted by emily mI reckon @maitlis is reason enough to pay bbc lic fee. Great human, great reporter/interviewer, and writer. Many g… https://t.co/zpA8lSrKG0
Retweeted by emily mThis is such a thoroughly classy statement from The Queen. Palpable warmth. https://t.co/66qEOlYEClA spot on point by @caitlinmoran about @jessphillips: “Phillips is painted as an outlying figure in politics – biz… https://t.co/6SIIkTrohx
Retweeted by emily mUnexpected lazy Saturday morning due to the excellent @maitlis and her fascinating book. It’s an old cliche, but ca… https://t.co/MrfsomWU2J
Retweeted by emily mToday I was in Switzerland, so I went to Lausanne and I marched. How anyone can be maddened by Greta is beyond me,… https://t.co/1Lh9A7VuUm
Retweeted by emily mFellow journos, abroad and especially here in the US: if you have a story we should be looking at, drop me a line a… https://t.co/i2uJqamVpU
Retweeted by emily mExcited to chair the first of the #LabourLeadershipElection hustings tomorrow - great to see them starting in Liver… https://t.co/JqXQK7qlk7
Retweeted by emily m#AmnaSaleem has written an absolute triumph of an article. Good on ya @AGlasgowGirl good on ya! https://t.co/SKBi0IYtLb
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1/18
2020
“I hear that they’re very serious about my application.” Illusionist and magician Uri Geller on his bid to work w… https://t.co/BIeTLasXSB
Retweeted by emily mI’m delighted to announce that the Chair of the #Richard4Deputy campaign is the inspirational @LauraPidcock. Laur… https://t.co/8YEG7ny2bX
Retweeted by emily m"Victoria was a beautiful young girl. Why did she have to die?" Fifteen-year-old Victoria Agoglia was sexually abu… https://t.co/EE41n6mDQM
Retweeted by emily mIllusionist Uri Geller has applied to work for the civil service after Dominic Cummings' posted a job advert callin… https://t.co/fQJm2wrX8G
Retweeted by emily mFT: Yes Fulham!! [1-0] #FULMID https://t.co/USYSqh3FeN
Retweeted by emily mHave long dreamt of going to the Jaipur Lit Fest. Can’t wait to chat to the brilliant scholar and author… https://t.co/vHbMBk5PRK
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1/17
2020
New FT editor @khalafroula has almost lost her voice from lauding departing editor @lionelbarber but has just enoug… https://t.co/AskqePrA4C
Retweeted by emily mThis was a difficult, but important report to make. Amazing, brave women spoke to us, their opinions even more res… https://t.co/fCmSDr9EZV
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1/16
2020
Warren’s wealth tax has support from 74% of Americans. That’s pretty astonishing. Americans agree on hardly anythin… https://t.co/ZttidBoqes
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1/15
2020
“This was not a mistake, this was a deliberate decision to close down what was a very successful investigation.” F… https://t.co/ZLaVTxYtOY
Retweeted by emily mToday we’re annoucing a ban on gambling with credit cards, recognising the particular risks of harm from betting wi… https://t.co/6CPJMAR6y5
Retweeted by emily mThis is antisemitism, holding Jews collectively responsible for the actions of Israel. It has no place in Labour. R… https://t.co/zoAQgauIh5
Retweeted by emily mLisa Nandy has just secured the backing of National Union of Mineworkers, which is big get - there's also speculati… https://t.co/drY912H44h
Retweeted by emily m2014: Zac Goldmsmith MP insists that the right of recall is necessary for the members of the lower (democratic) hou… https://t.co/jTcAgUGqrP
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1/14
2020
I interviewed Logan Roy and we talked about his love of cannabis, his loathing of Trump and the time Princess Marga… https://t.co/Hv5PjuLqrR
Retweeted by emily mSaw Jojo Rabbit: laughed (lots)was moved, welled up, listened to spontaneous applause in cinema. Went home read all… https://t.co/7uhUkvCG6m
Retweeted by emily mWow ! @forsamafilm just got nominated for an Oscar ! Congrats all !
Retweeted by emily m#IranProtest2020 Arya Shahr, "We are the children of war, fight & we fight back." https://t.co/dR9KrAAwUu
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1/13
2020
When you look across the aisle and find someone reading your book but are too dumbstruck to actually introduce your… https://t.co/X148NuAZJ4Very sad news. Professor Sir Roger Scruton, the greatest conservative of our age, has died. The country has lost a… https://t.co/iHXou0nVm2
Retweeted by emily mMy kind of evening. Dry or dirty. Both good. https://t.co/IPo4P9cfDq
1/12
2020
@mrjamesob Harry saw his mother literally hounded to death by the press. He marries and sees the same thing start t… https://t.co/KIootHOofb
Retweeted by emily mA Fine Gael source tells me Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will call a general election next week @LeoVaradkar @FineGael
Retweeted by emily m“I think there is a real possibility, for the first time in my lifetime, of a united Ireland.” Jonathan Powell, f… https://t.co/x5bCgozr3B
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1/11
2020
Bust-ups, wood pellets & a slow-burning public service crisis - after chat in our office we realised so much covera… https://t.co/iFiDQB5RIO
Retweeted by emily mPersonal news: from today I'll be @BBCNewsnight's UK correspondent working alongside the fab @katierazz and the res… https://t.co/Ix3rP1xlWq
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1/10
2020
TONIGHT: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that multiple intelligence sources revealed Flight 752 was… https://t.co/ljkpIuRaI6
Retweeted by emily mUS, UK, and Ukrainian intelligence officials are now briefing that the plane that crashed in Tehran, killing all 17… https://t.co/A1SKmnbCeO
Retweeted by emily m1-Rouhani's key advisor threatened Iranian journalists living abroad like us not to investigate the Ukranian Airlin… https://t.co/DsCdA8oxSk
Retweeted by emily mReally recommend people watch @labourlewis’ entire #Newsnight interview. He says a lot of things that too many ‘lef… https://t.co/xJoz6sBa8m
Retweeted by emily m“Racism isn’t just a small thing to be overcome” - Amna Saleem says there have been a series of events that demean… https://t.co/oG7DSmW8V4
Retweeted by emily mWill be joining @maitlis on @BBCNewsnight tonight to discuss why Meghan Markle deserved way better treatment, what… https://t.co/zpYmj5coY0
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1/9
2020
Unison backing Keir Starmer is a pretty big deal.
Retweeted by emily mUnison general secretary Dave Prentis reading the last rites for Corbynism: "Unions created the Labour Party to giv… https://t.co/1to8uuE96h
Retweeted by emily mEXC: I can confirm there is to be a seventh entrant into the Labour leadership contest. It’s Barry Gardiner. Tu… https://t.co/u7hdO4SHFT
Retweeted by emily mFrom one election to another... excited to say I'm going to the US to become Washington Correspondent for @thetimeshttps://t.co/3tSnAFp2Ru
Retweeted by emily mOur all singing all dancing list of who is nominating who in the Labour party leadership race is here: https://t.co/FbaZAwubWR
Retweeted by emily mAs she left LSE European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen went over to speak to pro-EU protestors outside… https://t.co/yKqE6fEcRR
Retweeted by emily mEU expects bare bones FTA will be agreed this year with UK - though it intends to use PMs timetable as pressure-mec… https://t.co/DiOu6Ed0Nn
Retweeted by emily mCars +chemicals but not others. NB For all PMs talk on getting quota and tariff free trade deal by end of year, gue… https://t.co/YbZMGHkb2o
Retweeted by emily mPM also will be wary of punishing new supporters in north of England by refusing to ease trade with EU in manufactu… https://t.co/kBKkmA5obQ
Retweeted by emily mPM will repeat today that UK leaving EU to be sovereign nation, not to align itself to EU rules even after leaving… https://t.co/Na4ZeSnpft
Retweeted by emily mEU aware world (incl future trade partners for the bloc) will be watching these negotiations. Brussels fearful of s… https://t.co/YJKuYWAzaG
Retweeted by emily mAs we know from Brexit Stage One: The Leaving Process, the EU is fond of procedure and regulation.(It’s the formula… https://t.co/2cqleFEkec
Retweeted by emily mPromise we will make it a regular thing ! https://t.co/aox3aCuxxoJust finished one of my Xmas books, the excellent Airhead by @maitlis - interesting, entertaining & illuminating bo… https://t.co/Kleap0xSUq
Retweeted by emily m“The agenda in the party has shifted… Nobody’s arguing against public ownership, against putting more money into pu… https://t.co/EsDVv1r8n3
Retweeted by emily m“I think Lewis-ism is about brutal honesty” Candidate for Labour leader Clive Lewis says “If we want to transform… https://t.co/mDnU3dIaak
Retweeted by emily mLabour leadership: Is the Labour left still in the driving seat? Watch the full report👇 #Newsnight |… https://t.co/IjXRrYVs6L
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1/8
2020

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