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NEON @NEON_UK London, England

NEON is a network of over 1,600 UK organisers across the UK. We build the strength of movements for economic, environmental and social justice.

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Joined Twitter 8/11/17


So excited for this tomorrow with @NdefoNkem. Slide thru https://t.co/AeY27GVX4K
Retweeted by NEONWho gets shipwrecked when society hits the rocks? 🛥️🌊 We've worked with @danielstirrup to tell the story of why we… https://t.co/VYhVJTuJyV
Retweeted by NEONFor the last decade govt has said they want to cut spending to balance the books as they rolled out austerity ✂️📚… https://t.co/170AKHjrYX
Retweeted by NEON🗣️ "There's been no safety net to protect Black and ethnic minorities from #Covid19 and government measures haven't… https://t.co/fT0CtT91Oc
Retweeted by NEONOn the theme of decolonising economics, here is an excellent reading list on the economic (and other!) effects of t… https://t.co/oN4fKx1BuA
Retweeted by NEONOur report out today shows that UK CEOs are paid almost 120 times more than the average worker. This was 'only' 60… https://t.co/kGZopNEQP2
Retweeted by NEON"The popular message that voting is the only real source of power misleads the public about how social change happe… https://t.co/JHtX8aunp4NEW: Our annual CEO pay report with @CIPD out now. ➡️Avg (median) FTSE 100 CEO pay (£3.61m) remained flat in 2019… https://t.co/9i4i3HoAv3
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8/5
2020
I will be speaking about 3 of my favourite topics - alongside the formidable @lolaolufemi_, @KelseyMxMo &… https://t.co/nuy73SSUUt
Retweeted by NEONThis *Saturday* we're holding demos across the UK to demand a 15% pay rise for NHS workers. Healthcare workers hav… https://t.co/l5oFlHWCMh
Retweeted by NEONMassive props to @JCWI_UK for bringing this legal challenge https://t.co/e8JsKAAOiL"Abolition as we know it now, developed through the black feminist tradition, owes everything to imaginative potent… https://t.co/TZV22n0tqq🚨Breaking news🚨 We've got the Home Office to stop using its racist algorithm to sift visa applications! The algor… https://t.co/LSsWIb65a5
Retweeted by NEON🗣️ "The #Windrush scandal was caused in part by a lack of understanding by govt officials & successive govts about… https://t.co/25ZTr7iFoM
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8/4
2020
Join us this Thursday for our open newsroom on Food, Land & Futures with @IolaBHinton @CynthiaGreenlee &… https://t.co/V8b2ArmCNU
Retweeted by NEON'Europe has its own dreamer generation, but unlike the US Dreamers, their stories are largely unknown.' A brillian… https://t.co/tmok2c2R86
Retweeted by NEON @SteveHyndside No probs Steve. We are only going to be doing the basic training on that dayAre we all in the same boat? Share this video starring @DaneBaptweets if you want to #BuildBackBetterhttps://t.co/31JrLioTYx
Retweeted by NEONTime to treat SUVs like tobacco? https://t.co/S3lauSNfh5
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8/3
2020
Spotify are looking for Black women and non-binary people in UK&I with new podcast ideas to support through their… https://t.co/7n7SrhnIHy
Retweeted by NEONFinal day to apply for the Head of Messaging role with us. Come and help our movements tell more persuasive stories… https://t.co/8vxyNWLJdE
8/2
2020
You have until the end of this weekend to apply for the Head of Messaging role in NEON. Help us shape the stories w… https://t.co/Iy7wv2lz09Wishing everyone Eid Mubarak and a world free from poverty and injustice ✊🏾✊🏿 https://t.co/P1tFZI4ytC
Retweeted by NEONWe're hiring @We_OwnIt! Looking for a new campaigner to work 4 days a week in Oxford (we'll be back in the office… https://t.co/V8oofGGETc
Retweeted by NEONThe Home Office is planning to fully reinstate the Minimum Income Requirement tomorrow - putting thousands of famil… https://t.co/MpysUzxfDu
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7/31
2020
I went on @timesradio today to talk about the spirit of solidarity we've seen during lockdown, and how we need to p… https://t.co/UUsHYT4tvX
Retweeted by NEON"We were never doing it for Dominic Cummings, we were doing it for our families and friends and neighbours."… https://t.co/OAfNK9Ne7aWe've been research ing#rapejustice in the UK since 2019 for our new project, YSM. 80% of the survivors we speak to… https://t.co/HZx6WG9PBG
Retweeted by NEONThe criminalisation of black British people is now at the point where our gold medalist athletes, cabinet ministers… https://t.co/Z6COaBHX9W
Retweeted by NEONOur free #NHS film screening of 'Under the Knife' is **TONIGHT**! There's still time to register 👇💥👇… https://t.co/aJoe7l05OD
Retweeted by NEONOur friends at @IPPR are looking to hire a Deputy Head for their Environmental Justice Commission - working to dev… https://t.co/VzXMff5AXvBlack pupils face trebled exclusion rate in some areas https://t.co/E3t9Fd8YPw
Retweeted by NEONAt the heart of the anti-racism protests in the UK is a new generation who are declaring in their thousands that bl… https://t.co/iPkGj6v0AO
Retweeted by NEONWe are running the next installment of our Basic Press Officer School training online on 17 Sep, covering things li… https://t.co/xQRGqdRP9S
7/30
2020
What is divestment? What are we doing it for? Who are we in solidarity with & why? Join the conversation & get… https://t.co/4IeAOVFgsRWhat should we be divesting for? Who are we in solidarity with & why? How can we do better? Join us for a refle… https://t.co/CZ6otIYCaZ
Retweeted by NEONNEW: Last year, 212 Land and #EnvironmentDefenders were murdered whilst defending their homes, their land and the e… https://t.co/Pt96JBmUqO
Retweeted by NEONThank you to everyone supporting the #WeAreAllGurmitKaur campaign, demanding the @UKHomeOffice allow 75-year-old Gu… https://t.co/AuAaqKyHO2
Retweeted by NEONOur campaign to fight against the increasing racism and hate crime towards our communities has been featured in Yah… https://t.co/3WWJCzgkix
Retweeted by NEONWe are hiring someone to be our Head of Messaging. It's a great opportunity to help us shape the stories we're tell… https://t.co/GqUCPaUkEK
7/29
2020
Our next regional Spokesperson Network training is taking place online at the end of September and is aimed at peop… https://t.co/tmm9ilI3v1Spoke to the BBC last week about the sham public sector pay rise that barely reaches the frontline; excluding nurse… https://t.co/3u8oh9juRM
Retweeted by NEON🚨 JOB ALERT 🚨 We're looking for a Director of Campaigns and Engagement to: 🚗drive our work 🧱lead us in building… https://t.co/4nQijm9kgO
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7/28
2020
I think any instance of antisemitism is best treated as an opportunity for learning and growing. I'm not comfortabl… https://t.co/o8L18psBRH
Retweeted by NEONEvictions have been banned since the start of lockdown, however landlords have continued to serve Section 21 notice… https://t.co/dW0APYDcE8
Retweeted by NEON⏰ don't miss this event!! ✍ still time to register for your place 🏃‍♂️💨 get yours before we run out https://t.co/yLw1iYwHHr
Retweeted by NEONThere's just one week left to apply for the Head of Messaging job with @NEON_UK. It's a great opportunity to help… https://t.co/cwOKguH30P
Retweeted by NEONI went to a brilliant web seminar about antisemitism and antizionism so I can understand it better (as a Jew). Lear… https://t.co/EP5MWfUC0K
Retweeted by NEON.@SoniaAdesara says there needs to be a societal shift to treating unhealthy foods the same way smoking is treated.… https://t.co/ZhCb3VhLiS
Retweeted by NEONObesity levels are a public health crisis that cost lives. There are evidence-based interventions that the governme… https://t.co/LWbCNLW0G4
7/27
2020
So I'm going to be making my debut on @bbc5live this evening on #GoodWeekBadWeek #GWBW. Tune in from 8.30 for a hou… https://t.co/H1fhKdmYJY
Retweeted by NEONPaulette Wilson, who died last week, was a symbol both of the trauma faced by victims of the Windrush scandal and o… https://t.co/ufdJVSnZkH
7/26
2020
Wiley will suffer consequences for his anti-semitism, but Twitter will actively profit from the hate and all the ex… https://t.co/kQ6h4hrxY6SHARE: Our CEO, @imi_ahmed, on @SkyNews explaining how Twitter promoted and profited from yesterday's antisemitism… https://t.co/OC50bj8OcB
Retweeted by NEONI asked @OwenJones84 how he felt about the sentencing of his attackers today, and he said that they’ve gone into pr… https://t.co/tOBfQ5Qg6X
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7/25
2020
The Home Office "needs to put an end to the hostile environment, which caused the misery of Paulette and thousands… https://t.co/XHLdveuHND
Retweeted by NEONAmid mass unemployment in the crisis, the rise of tech giants in the platform economy - a concoction of advanced di… https://t.co/GCq7arW4Ya
Retweeted by NEONThe very fantastic @JustTreatment are looking to hire a digital comms and campaign lead. Could be in London or Bris… https://t.co/uPcDmxm8O2"This extraordinary moment calls for a better approach than our current regime of monopoly rights. Only then will w… https://t.co/Hqn2AyK8YJVery cool job with @NEON_UK, Head of Messaging - running and using research to write practical messaging guides for… https://t.co/G76dr4docw
Retweeted by NEONPaulette Wilson has died. She moved to the UK from Jamaica in 1968, but was stripped of her rights by the home offi… https://t.co/hOuEwCMlGz
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7/24
2020
@LankellyChase @UPSalford @mattyk14 @PaulJConnery1 @GavaghanH @MikeOmoniyiCS Thank you!We're hiring for an Opinions and Personal Essay Editor @galdemzine 6 Month fixed term contract (with the potentia… https://t.co/yxy2oCCkjO
Retweeted by NEONWe are hiring a Press Officer in the NW of England to act as maternity cover for the Regional Spokesperson Network… https://t.co/41QGqcXRouI’m really proud of this piece @La_Cowan & I wrote on the sad reality of the domestic abuse sector turning on trans… https://t.co/UcMq7url98
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7/23
2020
There are a number of Bills ready to go that could stop the UK property market being used as a piggy bank and a way… https://t.co/nc6HVqLb8tA fantastic appointment from Liberty. Massive congrats to the super-talented @graciemaybe https://t.co/0px6Gy6UViThe controversial Life in the UK test, regarded by many as a superficial test of little value or relevance to livin… https://t.co/p5pFTG8eeG
Retweeted by NEONCompassionate Home Office or hostile environment? Which is it? Because you can't have both. https://t.co/Nq9rnrCv0L
Retweeted by NEONRest of the world- Time to explore drug policy reform. Decriminalisation? Regulation? Harm reduction policies? UK-… https://t.co/UiePSzImvk
Retweeted by NEONToday at 10.30am (UK time): 'Technology and its role in racialised surveillance' with @yassmin_a @sarahchanderhttps://t.co/u4DFDmkrQ6
Retweeted by NEONNurses have lost 20% of their pay since 2010. That's ended up causing thousands of vacancies and that's putting the… https://t.co/9Cn8OzTK1T
7/22
2020
It's important to put these numbers in a bit of context -the reality is that a lot of these workers are still going… https://t.co/9doqe3RjxX🚨 NEW Analysis: pay for health workers still lags far behind pre-austerity levels 👩‍⚕️👨‍⚕️ The pay of the average… https://t.co/gFoSfezjJo
Retweeted by NEONThe government can try to spin the figures, but we all know nurses and if we take the time to talk to us you can se… https://t.co/r2N6k68w40“A lot of the money the government is spending is going on corporate welfare... The best way to deal with this cr… https://t.co/dYQhCm4bg1
Retweeted by NEONIs framing your forte? We're hiring a Head of Messaging to help us promote effective, resonant & progressive messag… https://t.co/sxMw136CO6We need to ensure that the people who need the coronavirus vaccine can get access to it fairly. Currently there are… https://t.co/A7CF2tJydV
7/21
2020
There's far more effective and appropriate ways of sharing information that can maximise the chances of everybody d… https://t.co/I3kxbylV5F📢 IPPR is recruiting! 📢 We're looking for a Deputy Head for our Environmental Justice Commission - working to deve… https://t.co/RKvtwSneVt
Retweeted by NEONOur latest report "Data and the Future of Work" is out today from @DantonsHead and @hettieveronica along with a set… https://t.co/bkY2sJJ4dY
Retweeted by NEON'Asylum seeking women need to be heard if we are to build a more equal, caring and connected society.'… https://t.co/oI3QINi773Today, the #SistersNotStrangers coalition publish new research on how refugee women have survived during the pandem… https://t.co/dwHaVw9Ykf
Retweeted by NEONThread https://t.co/zYpoVHSysaAn article I wrote about the abuse Diane Abbott faces on Twitter is trending again so using this opportunity to rem… https://t.co/lg7KrbMp8o
Retweeted by NEONBoris John’s warm words aren’t enough. We can’t wish away the threat that trade deals pose to our NHS. Instead, wha… https://t.co/drU0NbY5hl
7/20
2020
A strange definition of ‘Nazism’ to mean ‘making a small easy alteration in behaviour to save other people’s lives… https://t.co/KJEcDdZE1B
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7/19
2020
Even though I was arrested, I smiled bc I was on the right side of history. Find a way to get in the way #goodtrouble http://t.co/SN0K6lHbqO
Retweeted by NEON @CareersDefender @michelledonelan @HEPI_news No probs at all“I have been in some kind of fight — for freedom, equality, basic human rights — for nearly my entire life. This fe… https://t.co/e1z013zuR2
Retweeted by NEONJohn Lewis broke the law because he saw doing so as integral to the fight for Black freedom. John Lewis was incarce… https://t.co/ufvSxevrMQ
Retweeted by NEON @CareersDefender @michelledonelan @HEPI_news Think this is a different NEON!
7/18
2020
Research from our Migrant Solidarity Group & @RCPCHtweets "concluded that NHS charging regulations are having direc… https://t.co/vU3CM8CVy3
Retweeted by NEONToday I'm in the Huffington Post. In case anyone hasn't noticed, I have had a lot less time for computer games tha… https://t.co/uvlJd5mI9O
Retweeted by NEONApply now to join our growing communications team! We're looking for someone to help represent us, reach new audien… https://t.co/Y2Mh9uQDT9
Retweeted by NEON🗣️ “#Covid19UK has brought the harsh realities of racial inequalities into sharp relief & nowhere is this more mani… https://t.co/keNzODmgaR
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7/17
2020
✨Are you a migrant or in touch with migrant communities who may need employment and immigration advice?✨ ⏩Share th… https://t.co/nNKwjZJ30J
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7/16
2020
A periodic reminder that we have TWO great comms jobs going with us at the moment - a maternity cover to look after… https://t.co/JzYrHkvAPVCan confirm this is the best most rewarding job working with the nicest people. Not looking for a comms expert, bu… https://t.co/7IIUv99IWM
Retweeted by NEONHeading into third day of our Movement Builders online with the health movement. Connecting people under lockdown a… https://t.co/uEF199gXgk
7/15
2020

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