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translator (it en / fr en). luftmensch. degenerate element of the working class.

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#OtD 31 Jul 1922 workers in Italy declared a general strike against fascism. However, the nationalist unions did no… https://t.co/zCZAlxnn6J
Retweeted by no @HarryStopes after every attempt to enclose space with a door, i'd have to acknowledge the other side of that door and try again @HarryStopes it's funny this describes really acutely a game i used to play with myself as a child, where, before i… https://t.co/x0xwwrRl1h @HINIONGE where we, like, just read random bits of the bible and have a chat? @HINIONGE wanna do a reading group? @HINIONGE gonna move onto the song of solomon next - apparently it's sexy! @HINIONGE currently reading job in the kjv for exactly the same reasonnow to deal with the inevitable depression that comes with realising how many years of your life you wasted on this kind of dynamicand yeh, that might even be their problem to deal with, not your ownlike i don't need this vast edifice of my own unloveability as a self-indulgent sustaining fantasy, i could also ju… https://t.co/O1gb1v8yFLi feel like today for the first time i recognised that what i'd understood as my own inadequacy in relation to the… https://t.co/6KvCiTlxPopsychoanalysis is really tedious day to day, but then once in a while you notice the shift of the tectonic plates a… https://t.co/Gk5viRXLr1
7/31
2021
oops, should say North Carolina - you can read more about the williamses, along with their flight to cuba and then… https://t.co/egNNh8FKt5in martin glaberman's obituary for nettie kravitz, an acknowledgement that community self-defence wasn't an inventi… https://t.co/EkfkYt9DSqremember the time people thought they could fix the problems with 'call out culture' by replacing it with the phrase 'call in'?Educators, teachers, youth workers: me and my buddies made some free teaching resources on racism and policing. https://t.co/ownq60OkOX
Retweeted by noThe fox condemns the trap, not himself. Joys impregnate, sorrows bring forth. Let man wear the fell of the lion, wo… https://t.co/3wf9kshYYs
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7/29
2021
@dannybirchall i've been really enjoying this threadquestion: how long do you reckon it’s reasonable for water to pour through your ceiling before the landlord fixes i… https://t.co/dTuuyXdEza
Retweeted by nonortherners are obsessed with the south, southerners barely think about the north https://t.co/D9NuemimlN
7/28
2021
Waltham Forest Council evicts a homeless family with three children from their temporary accommodation for failing… https://t.co/RT1G2JBc5p
Retweeted by nohe signs off "freedom now", which makes me think i need to improve on my usual "best,"got a nice email from david roediger today and that is something to hold ontostop kink shaming the bearer of value! https://t.co/nCvn6457tW @Arbeit_Fish his poetry's shit @dannybirchall next step has to be to cut down the trees in order to make reality resemble the renders more accurately
7/27
2021
@tussarit i opppose exclusions and am therefore willing to put up with any old shit onlinegot to the stage where i put waste of paint on repeat and read the book of jobif you're wondering how i'm doing i'm listening to bright eyes tonight @Arbeit_Fish i think you're great @Arbeit_Fish lol you even predicted this!Seen some anti-vax people running with 'my body my choice', and whinging at the left for not respecting bodily auto… https://t.co/1ZOCWsGCAF
Retweeted by no @hhnnccnnll there's lots more stuff like this in the pamphlets and articles that other members produce in the 50s a… https://t.co/miv3Z16sPQ @hhnnccnnll Johnson-Forest (mainly James) theorised three elements to the party that is more or less a class dynami… https://t.co/xY6PAivG5Mthe Olympics presenter on BBC just said "some wild things going on in the world of women's backstroking" with a str… https://t.co/yh1EiAwmmi @Arbeit_Fish they want kids to stop dreaming lolMy fourth art review of the summer is of Ellen Lesperance's Will There Be Womanly Times? At @HollybushG https://t.co/rl0C6T0Gce
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7/26
2021
@HarryStopes all it takes is the water sneaking in through one of those car lifts - then if they're watertight, all the betterthink these are watertight? https://t.co/J9Zc8rD6behaving fun remembering all those expensive houses in kensington with millionaire owners who built down into vast ba… https://t.co/sGPIECerkhMy fourth art review of the summer is of Ellen Lesperance's Will There Be Womanly Times? At @HollybushG https://t.co/rl0C6T0Gce @Arbeit_Fish actually just found one lol. was being lazyanyone got a pdf of CLR James's American Civilization?Its mad to me that people link up just like, over the mutual love of dogs lol
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7/25
2021
Does not pass the Bechdel Test https://t.co/87IAXK1abQ
Retweeted by noI've spent much of the pandemic in awe of the steely determination of @GroveRenters – particularly @Ossermania and… https://t.co/vIm7B8gpM5
Retweeted by noprince charles giving some serious connor roy energy here https://t.co/FcEJfxVO5j @PeterFifield too many horses tbhas a londoner have to say people from outside london not seeming all that friendly this week
7/23
2021
@jennifertighe_ this is big australian energy
7/21
2021
Giles Coren a prime example of how the “if I’ve heard of yer da, I don’t need to hear from you” rule holds for almost every man bar Jesus.
Retweeted by noSome people are really mad about Bezos going to space and some people really excited and as someone who has read Ma… https://t.co/HWtHJuAe1t
Retweeted by noOh dear oh dear, looks like a straight Wikipedia editor misunderstood a slightly creepy gay thing from the olden da… https://t.co/CeZT1aSV2h
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7/20
2021
forget diana it's all about charlotte https://t.co/v6mD0liqeRgrumpy guy asks why all writing can't be more like proust https://t.co/2U08ntvLwli totally get why it would be easier just to elide this bad faith in the telling of experience, but also it produce… https://t.co/9xm7nF4yDKbut - and we can trace this all the way back to kant tbh - there's already a problem here, the subject becomes both… https://t.co/3NJmgNUC1ta lot of memoiristic/autofictional writing has foresaken the idea that in remembering the subject themselves change… https://t.co/PovHdgHtJbof course the world of appearance in this writing (and therefore history) changes, but there is a permanence in the… https://t.co/en2sb2UZ76a lot of contemporary literature, some of it ostensibly radical, evinces a recession into kantian substantialismokay but what IS up with all these queer nonfiction books that are like "this isn't a memoir" and then it's a memoir?
Retweeted by no @hayrr <3this is also a map of the neo-colonial distribution of markets for consumer goods https://t.co/nmy4Gvlu3sso yeh, didn't exactly plan to have a conversation about breast augmentation/reconstruction, or gender confirming s… https://t.co/YgBtl2WZ1h7. As was @Arbeit_Fish's strategy, of being like 'why do you give a shit either way? how does this decision concern you?'6. Finally, and this comes as no surprise to anyone, my capacity to draw on real people in my life as examples, and… https://t.co/86opX5FlTU5. He hadn't heard of non-binary gender, but for some reason this third term actually liberated him from some of th… https://t.co/e49iUiTAIk4. this translated to - superficially - prurient questions about surgery and the ins-and-outs of medical procedure.… https://t.co/F6XfhxaQjI3. where resistance came, was not so much an idea about what people should or shouldn't do, but from this intimate… https://t.co/k0AU6dfA6G2. it was also a conversation about understanding his own body - what it does, how to define it, where it sits on a gendered continuum.I'm sure any of us who work with kids has had dozens of these conversations, but the things i took away from it wer… https://t.co/FUMhLHK2RRafter a moment he was like - 'my friend's sister is becoming a boy. Did you know that people do that?'was playing elements top trumps with a 10 year old student today. silicon came up, and he was like 'you know they… https://t.co/A55QzBy907In the Middle Ages it was easier to imagine than end of the world than the beginning of capitalism.
Retweeted by noWhen ISIS did shit like this it was decried as a crime against humanity by the western press https://t.co/vNFUmIi634
Retweeted by no @danhancox also got beautifully parred by romano prodi, who said their name sounded like a yoghurt that was about to reach its expiry date @danhancox feel like this lets italia viva off the hook, whose logo looks as if they recently had the east coast ma… https://t.co/khjAI9eqBmJust written my third art review of the summer - Yu Ji's 'Wasted Mud' at the Chisenhale Gallery https://t.co/CelCgl59V4
Retweeted by noDon't tell me about how the CIA influenced American literature through manipulation if the Iowa Writers Workshop. *Show* me.
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7/19
2021
"We condemn human rights abuses in Cuba," says country with torture camp in Cuba
Retweeted by no @nanpansky loooool @CasparSalmon ask @hdif if anybody knows it will be themJust written my third art review of the summer - Yu Ji's 'Wasted Mud' at the Chisenhale Gallery https://t.co/CelCgl59V4
7/18
2021
Damn they taught an algorithm to create all these fucked up looking pictures of cats, an algorithm called Pierre Bo… https://t.co/I6BjwoJFPz
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7/17
2021
- sex / gender distinction - critique of biological determinism - acknowledgement of a plurality of ways of being a… https://t.co/3NGtT9m0zlthe truth is out there https://t.co/Lq2FE64zaTkind of reminds me of when soviet political economists announced they'd successfully abolished the commodity form in the early 1950s @Arbeit_Fish can't believe that a university system designed to produce a prelate class could have made this happenit's been a wonder to behold the problematic of how to understand transness through an exclusionary lens lead briti… https://t.co/IzTXWVVQjV @Arbeit_Fish also because the entire exegetical apparatus of modernity in the west was formed around biblical interpretation'We Saw Jews With Hearts Like Germans' Moroccan Immigrants in Israel Warned Families Not to Follow - 1000s of lette… https://t.co/O54CyoqBUQ
Retweeted by no @HealthUntoDeath @huwlemmey we can only hope this is the media equivalent of Change UK
7/16
2021
starting to think maybe we shouldn't have bought william salibathis in itself would be legacy-worthy, but she did shit like this all the timeremember that time dawn single-handedly ruined Conservative Party Conference? https://t.co/jnwEUwdW8oOne of the most remarkable economic divergences in the world. In 1950, Haiti was as rich as the Dominican Republic… https://t.co/KaRW38TxvP
Retweeted by noRIP Dawn and love to all her friends. @piercepenniless God James I'm so sorry. What you say is true. @paulmasonnews If I can watch a BBC debate on anti-black racism with no black people but a guest approvingly quoted… https://t.co/0aVRt9Dz4S
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7/15
2021
Just came across this extract I copied from a Home Office letter setting out reasons for refusing asylum to a perso… https://t.co/mI6VF4gt0V
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7/14
2021

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