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Marama Whyte @maramawhyte Sydney, New South Wales

historian of US women, media, and feminism | @sydney_uni phd candidate | @NYUniversity visiting scholar 2018-2019 | she/her

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Joined Twitter 5/22/12


Australia's government is trying to pass a bill to make the following things exempt from discrimination laws:… https://t.co/83CwbnL00A
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12/14
2019
Extremely depressing but important plenary from @ProfGWilliams to end my day at #ANZLHS2019, speaking on our unprec… https://t.co/WYTeIvXtbP.@maramawhyte White women’s claims that gender discrimination by Newsweek in 1960s “was as bad as slavery” erased black women. #ANZLHS2019
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12/12
2019
Jones says she has become a defender of birthright citizenship through her research. In every generation in US hist… https://t.co/MPDZspY7dsProfessor @marthasjones_ discusses the failure of law in the centuries-long (and ongoing) birthright citizens debat… https://t.co/NSBMuP4wZz @clarecorbould PADDINGTONSydney is angry #ClimateEmergency https://t.co/4Vy7Bi2HKi
Retweeted by Marama Whyteso grateful to everyone who protested our pathetic cowardly government today. i wish i could have been there 💕 and… https://t.co/STnZlzPnYIReporters Left Anxious, Confused After Witnessing Public Display Of Journalism At Press Conference https://t.co/LrF3znYBIU
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12/11
2019
if you can go, PLEASE go to this today. https://t.co/4Q7ToNughLso since Parliament shut down for the year while east coast Australia burns to the ground, the Morrison government… https://t.co/sh3c0Dnie5
Retweeted by Marama WhyteSeptember: Children should stay in school rather than striking over the climate. October: Speeches like these gi… https://t.co/mJhwkNe49s
Retweeted by Marama WhyteThe PM is in Sydney on worst smoke day we’ve had - smoke alarms being set off in commerical buildings, daycares and… https://t.co/4FuTN18ZD9
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12/10
2019
as PM he had the opportunity to take action on climate change and he did nothing. why should anyone care what this… https://t.co/ISUijlZjlr
12/9
2019
@fitzhunter the entire state is on fire you moron“Internet fights break out over whether it’s obscene to complain. Of course it is; we’re lucky. None of ours are am… https://t.co/f07Yyux4GG
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12/8
2019
Thread: So the govt just announced a restructure (read: cuts) to the public service. Sounds mundane but even someth… https://t.co/rbwnjGy2ZE
Retweeted by Marama WhyteTwo of Australia's three largest cities are still choking on bushfire smoke and it's been nearly two weeks since an… https://t.co/I0DYp4yZSt
Retweeted by Marama Whyteseems like this is sydney’s new normal. we can’t breathe. https://t.co/mtq1mjt5RI
12/5
2019
@JonPiccini “i forced a bot to read 1000 of van’s tweets and come up with its own”Marking the amazing public history projects my students undertook with a community organisation like YES, YOU DID T… https://t.co/Qc6jZcJEBk
12/3
2019
• Ecosystems that never previously knew fire now burn for weeks • In the past 40 years, more than half the world’s… https://t.co/yL2qQZ7Eo0
Retweeted by Marama Whyteso glad we’re relitigating this as my apartment slowly fills with choking bushfire smoke. WHAT IS YOUR ACTUAL CLIMA… https://t.co/v46TVTMPm4
12/2
2019
knives out is truly great! i usually love spoilers but don’t read the spoilers and just go and see knives out!
11/30
2019
@hl_murray hannah delete this
11/29
2019
@mmccormack yeshot take but moving is such a nightmare! why does anyone ever do this!
11/28
2019
I think the narrative of Rupert Murdoch being an evil puppet master emperor pulling the strings in his organisation… https://t.co/eTlFgBkfRO
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11/23
2019
Another nice thing: I only knew about this scholarship because @Hollie_Pich told me about it. This year we both tol… https://t.co/s1eHZ8UgK0A nice thing: In 2017 I was awarded a Tempe Mann Travelling Scholarship from the Australian Federation of Graduate… https://t.co/ZVSs5JqEfvReminder to all white male faculty: explain to your students that course evals are unfairly biased against women, P… https://t.co/ogrE8MR9fX
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11/22
2019
A whole entire continent is burning and we aren't allowed to talk about why
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11/21
2019
@annaspargoryan you gotta subscribe to the who weekly podcast immediately!
11/18
2019
Such a rediclilius and unacceptable statement by Labor Party. You exiled me to Manus and you have supported this ex… https://t.co/P0xJt9ezhu
Retweeted by Marama WhyteGood morning to the 16% and the 16% only. https://t.co/z71HWKhmT2 https://t.co/ZkLq1oIkMY
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11/15
2019
I just arrived in New Zealand. So exciting to get freedom after more than six years. I have been invited by Word Fe… https://t.co/6sdEYFxAm7
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11/14
2019
this is the correct take. https://t.co/nciiWbjBhL"We are devastated. We are outraged. I speak in solidarity with this community because this son is our son," says… https://t.co/1QBguCnUPs
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11/13
2019
Message to Media: Enough Bullshit. Read the evidence, believe the science, stop mucking about. This is what our BOM… https://t.co/ZkoCJF8IME
Retweeted by Marama WhyteThe Liberal Party cut 40.5 MILLION dollars from the Fire services sector in NSW so anyone that's mad at the Greens… https://t.co/MQNBxEMEHT
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11/12
2019
Hard to think of anything but fire. Friends leaving houses behind, expecting they will burn. Saying goodbye to the… https://t.co/nIU57kpaEq
Retweeted by Marama Whytewhy ppl asking what cause bushfires at press conference about bushfires while there are bushfires happening
Retweeted by Marama Whytetoday feels very hopeless because the country is on fire and people are dead and our politicians are just evil evil EVIL(log on) The term Cancel Culture is a bad faith fallacy. There's only Consequence Culture, it's long overdue and mo… https://t.co/ZkAZV7UInl
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11/11
2019
thoughts & prayers @FinancialReview #bushfires #ClimateEmergency https://t.co/zwDeJHGjqc
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11/10
2019
I submitted my PhD dissertation today!!! This has not yet sunk in, as my delirious expression shows!!! ✨ https://t.co/XZWqBsRGhV
11/7
2019
@Brocklesnitch i watched an hour of them trying to make the perfect pizza base and sauce tonight a+ content
11/5
2019
One episode in and LOVING Dolly Parton’s America, but on Parton and feminism: there’s a very long history of women… https://t.co/B5T8nCehgSYES, but tendency to contrast Jane Fonda’s political activism w her work in fitness is misleading! Not only did Fo… https://t.co/dEU6jXR14j
Retweeted by Marama Whyterelated: it’s wild what extremely good and interesting people my parents are.my dad just sent me a scan of an extremely lovely article he wrote for his work newsletter about participating in t… https://t.co/Glv0zEAGrVannual reminder that horse racing is just animal cruelty. https://t.co/U2c2at4snC @HonaeHCuffe huge congrats!
11/4
2019
Finished my #MeToo double feature of ‘She Said’ (Kantor & Twohey) & ‘Catch and Kill’ (Farrow). A tough read back-to… https://t.co/HLIFB4okyg
11/3
2019
so interesting to see what people outside academia think a dissertation is meant to look like. i’ve had some very g… https://t.co/ET5c8dhvXK
10/31
2019
jane fonda using her priviledge for activism is actually a really good thing, especially when shes been doing it he… https://t.co/cPGpvZsjsz
Retweeted by Marama WhyteI have been thinking about this thread for 12 hours. They are open and... proud of failing upward and being mediocr… https://t.co/UAaiJ6zqbE
Retweeted by Marama Whyteyears and years of JK Rowling saying stupid shit hasn't succeeded in killing off the Harry Potter fandom. I say tha… https://t.co/v3YDMvbbog
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10/28
2019
the level of incompetence OPENLY ADMITTED by the the Game of Thrones showrunners is downright staggering. i can't… https://t.co/foY4hyGGIY
Retweeted by Marama Whytewe truly don’t deserve the teens https://t.co/Ylv1rW7DHO
10/27
2019
what is WRONG with people????? https://t.co/LRXtkAdhc5 @Hollie_Pich this has very sorry to this man energy
10/24
2019
Thanks to all who came out to my talk at the Melbourne Feminist History Group (@HistoryFeminist) last night, especi… https://t.co/TLa7nU2YfH @maramawhyte sharing her insights into mainstream media and gender in 1970s USA @HistoryFeminist - great to see her… https://t.co/zXEXeOUkt5
Retweeted by Marama WhyteLooking forward to this, now! @maramawhyte @HistoryFeminist https://t.co/Pyf3utcea1
Retweeted by Marama WhyteReally looking forward to this and I’m testing some brand new material, so if you’re in Melbourne please come on do… https://t.co/8oFMSkK4Eu
10/22
2019
@Hollie_Pich yesOur last seminar for 2019 is coming up tomorrow evening at 6pm at @latrobe City Campus. We're lucky to hear from… https://t.co/adSFAGiJ5F
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10/21
2019
Reminder that the last @HistoryFeminist seminar for this year is next week! Get down to La Trobe City Campus on Oct… https://t.co/O8LbY7rwVv
Retweeted by Marama WhyteThere’s been a lot of murmuring that #MeToo has stalled in Australia because of defamation fears, but as this excel… https://t.co/u8UQIhGoNr
10/18
2019
*Historians, sobbing* That’s not how history works. That’s not how newspapers work. That’s not how any of this work… https://t.co/4rVNPE0BU5
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10/15
2019
@clarecorbould well i am about to have a lot of free time on my hands @clarecorbould if you need a co-author.........
10/14
2019
“...acknowledgments can be genuine and generous, but they are also a performance we put on for our peers.” This is… https://t.co/4x8i6a71ntstartup is an extremely good podcast and also an extremely savvy PR vehicle. interesting to note that this season,… https://t.co/w6MbCs7W0L
10/12
2019
Thanks @AustHistAssoc for the shout out! Very much looking forward to presenting at the Melbourne Feminist History… https://t.co/57mZRB5Oac @willkostakis it’s my new favourite scam
10/10
2019
as we enter Yom Kippur, it is customary to apologize to those we've hurt over the past year. so I would just like to say, sorry to this man
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10/9
2019
@clarecorbould great when you’ve read them let’s have a book club @Hollie_Pich tomorrow!Tomorrow the US Supreme Court will heat cases asking whether you can be legally fired for being queer or trans.… https://t.co/P7cLcCmNO4
Retweeted by Marama Whyte @palliard oh fair maybe i just need to wait a little longercan’t believe philip pullman released a brand new book and no one on this hell website is talking about it? where i… https://t.co/aL3M50tkw2
10/8
2019
100% agree with all of this, but can someone explain it to USyd, who last year changed their renewal policy so ever… https://t.co/Hztalz3t4V
10/7
2019
this is extremely good. https://t.co/ZXVcj3bTsD
10/6
2019
When you haven’t done the reading. https://t.co/WKsFjuP9vv
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10/4
2019
#Impeachment > the PM came in? #anagram
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10/1
2019
i must stan. https://t.co/wcJtFu6tme
9/30
2019
I remember asking Toni Collette after a Hereditary screening something like, “how did you manage to deal with a rol… https://t.co/PlSJod5rUw
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9/29
2019
For the Tiger Army 💛💛💛 https://t.co/E308nCMEJa
Retweeted by Marama WhyteMood 😁😁 #AFLGF #gotiges https://t.co/Zav2xMsOPj
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9/28
2019
Should be a great talk...and the first airing of this fascinating chapter. Hear it first, in Melbourne... https://t.co/KNxw91C5x0
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9/27
2019
A new cohort of #HistoryBeyondtheClassroom @ArtSS_Sydney students starting work with local organisations - time for… https://t.co/ajXe3Qfx5V
Retweeted by Marama WhyteTHANK YOU to all the amazing people and organisations who made this happen 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻 https://t.co/e4ozGr8tWN
9/26
2019
@novitastokes how dare
9/25
2019
If you’re teaching about Greta, teach about Autumn as well. Activist since she was 8 Beautiful storyteller Nomina… https://t.co/VDogQsPh6Z
Retweeted by Marama WhyteBREAKING: Speaker Pelosi announces House is moving forward with official impeachment inquiry, says 'no one is above the law'
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9/24
2019
3 nifty things that you can do from here on in to celebrate #BiPrideDay! 💙 don’t interrogate people’s dating histo… https://t.co/khi8OieVbj
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9/23
2019

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