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The Guardian, tweeting gently, mostly about Europe. Fellow @BoschAcademy Drawing: @EvaHilhorst Pic : Aneto, Pyrenees

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‘I tried to fix it’: on the fatal hubris of Kurt Volker and the other Trump wranglers https://t.co/6GKi2vawJM
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11/20
2019
The Catalan crisis is key to the rise of the Spanish far right | Umut Özkırımlı https://t.co/C2gQcy936l
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeBorn in #Czechoslovakia: this event truly changed my (and others) life. #VelvetRevolution https://t.co/BgRnRl2HcO
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11/18
2019
3. and in French...@SylvieKauffmann @nnougayrede @piosmo https://t.co/cbDFizbYZz
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11/17
2019
DEAR EUROPE LIEBES EUROPA CHÈRE EUROPE https://t.co/zkYbFysP7W
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeAccording to organizers 300 000 from whole Czech republic demonstrated against PM Babiš and for justice and democra… https://t.co/fTDOAHLbd6
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11/16
2019
Warsaw, Budapest, Prague and Bratislava all have young and progressive mayors who are now forming an unofficial all… https://t.co/mnyFwU1ZOi
11/14
2019
I wrote a tribute to James Le Mesurier and White Helmets: "I only wish that, in those final moments, he knew in his… https://t.co/XKJkiVBDkP
Retweeted by Natalie Nougayrède#Russia shuts down Arctic #Indigenous rights group https://t.co/by31CBLsSz
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11/13
2019
As events in Hong-Kong look increasingly dramatic, feel like re-upping this piece by @rstait about how one mayor's… https://t.co/k5OEekLJ2LNow that’s news: Belgium named as the happiest country in the EU (the Netherlands is second) https://t.co/MayJDr4Xxh
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11/11
2019
“The future is going to be less and less about nation states and more and more about the great cities. They have th… https://t.co/amHRSHAxOwLucky numbers. Europeans are more satisfied with their lot than they were in 2013, despite the political and social… https://t.co/SMJUIm4waV"this overweight, unenergetic Germany is contemplating its historical navel and has become a burden to Europe – but… https://t.co/nzdzoQd4i9
11/10
2019
What an absurd move to have police force of a one-party dictatorship do joint patrols in key cities of a European U… https://t.co/M1rMK5CtAl
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11/6
2019
https://t.co/LItikQFFzr"The ultimate lesson of 1989, then, is this: History was never linear or inevitable. It was then and is now the pro… https://t.co/UZmVd2aERi
11/5
2019
How, in France and other European countries, members of the Uighur diaspora are tracked down and pressured by China… https://t.co/EOjdJbTIDg
11/4
2019
How Prague’s mayor made a name for himself among civic rights advocates in #Europe by standing up to China’s politi… https://t.co/dL64MGvtRkMust read! https://t.co/a5AqX16rdr
Retweeted by Natalie Nougayrède"We can’t passively wait for things to go right. We have to act on our principles, even when the situation appears… https://t.co/II0UmNAlV3« the rallying cry was “Wir sind das volk!”, “We are the people!” – a line from Danton’s Death, Büchner’s 1835 dram… https://t.co/KrJ6WcjgJ1
11/3
2019
#Germany Federal Prosecutor files charges against ex-#Assad regime officials on counts of crimes against humanity… https://t.co/Uge0hjrBTj
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeComment transmettre le message de Primo Levi à de jeunes adolescents ? C’est l’objectif de cette bande dessinée trè… https://t.co/ETboLnfxKx
Retweeted by Natalie Nougayrède"By one estimate nearly half of Europe’s 150 largest companies have some presence in Xinjiang" where China runs mas… https://t.co/zx8ZBkdjPu
10/29
2019
“According to Bukovsky, both Thatcher and Reagan told him that thanks to the small-scale dissident movement they re… https://t.co/nv8iwBEO1dThe 2010s Have Broken Our Sense Of Time https://t.co/UVEeDeB2x9 via @katherinemiller
10/28
2019
'This is the golden age': eastern Europe's extraordinary 30-year revival https://t.co/CouAWHPxUx
10/27
2019
« To stick with a path that makes five more years of Boris Johnson, and a hard #Brexit , more likely is not to side… https://t.co/vRFh1mqI1nPostwar democratic prosperous Germany’s patrons - the US and the UK - "have turned away, and there is no going back… https://t.co/UqzJz7zZUHGreat article from Patrick Major here: 'The Berlin Wall: everything you need to know' #GDR #twitterstorians https://t.co/8jyt0LAnpL
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10/25
2019
“The Berlin Wall still exists in many people’s heads, even those of my age who weren’t born when it fell” https://t.co/yF9Z5016g6
10/24
2019
2305 days ago, my dad was forcibly disappeared by the Syrian regime. It's tearing my heart not being able to see hi… https://t.co/foKVlVGqhg
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10/23
2019
« En se montrant compréhensif envers le discours des États autoritaires, voire en reprenant leurs thèmes de propaga… https://t.co/snJcx9pV3C
10/20
2019
This video (reduced to a 17 second gif) created by British psychological professor Richard Wiseman demonstrates the… https://t.co/rfaVypGZhb
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10/18
2019
Ok historical analogies may only go so far, but here's my piece on why #Syria is the Spanish civil war of our times… https://t.co/CCPQTcfkFC
10/16
2019
Merkel's Huawei decision an echo of her decision on Nord Stream 2. While she is critical of the Russian and the Chi… https://t.co/P0eTvZJdv7
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeDas syrische Desaster wird noch lange nachwirken. #Trump-Amerika verabschiedet sich als politische Ordnungsmacht, d… https://t.co/qfHzfOHqLj
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10/14
2019
This is really interesting. How the alliance with Israel has reshaped the politics of Viktor Orban | Direkt36… https://t.co/PUC9tHlXO3
10/13
2019
A Nobel prize that dishonours the victims of genocide | Ed Vuilliamy https://t.co/ZItgbVi8jB
10/12
2019
Koha editorial on Nobel Prize for Literature going to Peter Handke: It is a big scandal to award the highest litera… https://t.co/AkkE0EGMDa
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeOlga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke win Nobel prizes in literature https://t.co/TWoy88pjyM
10/10
2019
“ Les mots peuvent être comme de minuscules doses d’arsenic : on les avale sans y prendre garde, ils semblent ne fa… https://t.co/pCsidm8z1c
Retweeted by Natalie Nougayrède#Romania has long swept under the rug its role in the #Holocaust. A new museum is meant to educate and raise ques… https://t.co/4ZMzWZUoM2
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeCan’t be stressed enough : #Poland is divided. Not a homogeneous populist bloc. Many people are fighting back again… https://t.co/xPLeOlOdwX
10/9
2019
"Ce n’est pas n’importe quoi, le droit d’asile. C’est inscrit dans l’histoire de l’humanité » https://t.co/FtZVHIZueM
10/7
2019
The Russian media story of the day: This journalist might get 7 years behind bars for saying government repressions… https://t.co/UmWahEcdT6
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10/2
2019
« Fighting populists might be like wrestling with a pig – you both get dirty, but the pig likes it – and yet it has… https://t.co/qkEKaVdkKn“Here I am, a slightly migrant potter from south-east London, opening an exhibition in the middle of Berlin on a Sw… https://t.co/ZPpZHd9nte
9/29
2019
Young people who fled mass unemployment a decade ago are now going back to Spain and Portugal. 83,728 Spaniards ret… https://t.co/D8Tsg8OvKn
9/27
2019
The transcript of the call reads like a classic mob shakedown: – We do a lot for Ukraine – There’s not much recipr… https://t.co/5OY8GvWcQw
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9/25
2019
"A new generation is now coming to power in Central and Eastern Europe, largely guided by a strong sense of EU toge… https://t.co/nhLtc79o7F
9/22
2019
Must read: the perilous position of thousands of Chechen in #Europe, fearing retribution from Kadyrov's regime of t… https://t.co/5juS2ne4ue
9/21
2019
In @guardian I'm quoting Leszek Kołakowski, who wrote in his essay "Doctor Faustus": "We learn about the past to kn… https://t.co/hvGfotUi1i
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeJust like we were too optimist + simplistic about 1989 we now risk being too fatalistic + simplistic about today’s… https://t.co/V5RqmKl0D1
9/18
2019
75 years later, reading it in a new light. Moving essay by Zuzana Justman about rediscovering her diary of her fami… https://t.co/4mvaTcuuHk
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9/16
2019
After the murder of her husband - the mayor of Gdansk - Magdalena Adamowicz has been elected an MEP and now wants n… https://t.co/O4ArfN48sP
Retweeted by Natalie Nougayrède80 years since the outbreak of 2WW Poland is a safer and stronger state but its foreign policy excessively relies o… https://t.co/qU5UdsaQqs
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9/12
2019
« Understanding what moves our neighbours and discussing with them, across linguistic and cultural boundaries, is t… https://t.co/i3r3pbzdyY⚡BREAKING NEWS: Crimean filmmaker Oleg Sentsov has been freed and returned to Ukraine. (We're sure, this time.) https://t.co/PKrBhiSTnb
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeRussia today has more political prisoners than at any point since the collapse of the USSR in 1991. In fact, many m… https://t.co/iz5x0EBfCv
9/7
2019
"There is no world leader with a more contradictory attitude toward Russia than Emmanuel Macron" https://t.co/IHcbLREc9D
9/5
2019
#OnThisDay all the world had eyes on Beslan, where a group of Chechen militants had taken more than 1200 women, chi… https://t.co/WkwbudSvWw
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9/1
2019
Oh look, @euobs just ran a piece of overt Chinese propaganda on the social credit system, which is… charming.… https://t.co/ggCQPBcGcR
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeThe battle after the war. @shaunwalker7 on the struggle to shape the memory and interpretation of the second world… https://t.co/j9s9BC0VQr
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeMolotov-Ribbentrop pact was “immoral” and “without doubt, it is fully justified to condemn it.” So said Vladimir Pu… https://t.co/vge2CZJ978
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeExtreme right-wing French MP visits Syria with a group of dim-witted identitarian bigots, meets Assad, brags that h… https://t.co/ERiL8ZMMGl
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8/31
2019
This happened in the centre of Berlin. Murder of Chechen dissident: suspect linked to Russian security services. https://t.co/8mJ7IfyuDd
8/30
2019
"The International Festival of Photojournalism takes place in Perpignan, France, every year. Here, photojournalists… https://t.co/lZuOla4Exi
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8/29
2019
"History is a force in itself, pushing mere mortals around. It can engender fatalism. But it is also an emotional,… https://t.co/EGYNYLd1S7
8/26
2019
Civilians in Idlib province. 3 million people. Their lives have been affected by violence again and again. A third… https://t.co/13ofIYYTR4
8/25
2019
"Johnson is seeking to divide them (France/Germany) over Brexit. Trump is cranking up the pressure on a host of iss… https://t.co/OVPsLfX8nvMa réaction, assez dure, à la rencontre Macron-Poutine à Bregançon et à la perspective d'une "Europe de Lisbonne à… https://t.co/TArAjc681G
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8/24
2019
Many of the Civil War photos taken by Hungarian photographer Kati Horna when she was working for an anarchist union… https://t.co/2QMhId6Td4
Retweeted by Natalie Nougayrède“My colleagues found themselves in front of the victims with jack s***, not even a simple respirator” https://t.co/QaJU6iUGB5Molotov-Ribbentrop: why is Moscow trying to justify Nazi pact? https://t.co/xeYA1jaymdThe Story of Boris and Václav, or How to Break Up the UK By THOMAS DE WAAL Boris Johnson could end up being the Eng… https://t.co/DyNXd5cQdd
8/23
2019
During his 2-hour chat with journalists yesterday, Macron name-checked another British politician: David Miliband.… https://t.co/jbOFiv8kPG
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8/22
2019
“The guards on duty decided not to shoot, and although the border crossing was resealed a day later, the tide had t… https://t.co/g3miyBPOhT
8/18
2019
I've seen the pictures and I didn't post them too. Just imagine that it happens in the US, the UK, Germany or Franc… https://t.co/6fckzRCaeZ
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeThis is Hong Kong's leaderless protest movement. https://t.co/lZlNgEAyZI
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8/17
2019
The Unsettling of Europe by Peter Gatrell review – the great migration, 1945 to the present https://t.co/IhLiUYv1EyThe next one hundred years – a salute for Agnes Heller. By Anthony Barnett. « It is quite wrong to see authoritaria… https://t.co/yJBX0F7Xbr
8/15
2019
Feel like re-upping this after seeing today’s news from Hong-Kong. Hong Kong’s struggle is ours too. It’s a wake-u… https://t.co/4cWnAjhbeZ
8/13
2019
What happens next remains to be seen, but one thing is clear: the authorities’ strong-arm response has ended up bri… https://t.co/h4e7d7vncwLes Conventions de Genève ont 70 ans aujourd’hui. Elles préservent la dignité et la solidarité face à la barbarie d… https://t.co/DTfiV2Dddz
Retweeted by Natalie NougayrèdeThrough Our Eyes – pictures taken by young migrants in Greece https://t.co/vgnOgiSuIo
8/12
2019
@nnougayrede @sinopsiscz Correct link should be: https://t.co/nJ6L7WjMTG Very important analysis! of what goes on… https://t.co/RAINwXfew0
Retweeted by Natalie Nougayrède6 of Sweden’s alt-right sites got advertising revenue from a network of online auto-parts stores based in Germany a… https://t.co/lUJHf5CQRM
Retweeted by Natalie Nougayrède« Uyghur informants in Turkey stated that they had been contacted over the phone by security personnel (in China) w… https://t.co/qPzrSxAuzJWestern Academia. Helps. Build. China’s Automated Racism. Researchers in China are developing new and more invasiv… https://t.co/7b6FVMYrbyDon’t Believe a Word by David Shariatmadari review – the truth about language https://t.co/SuqxpwNMM0
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8/11
2019
« Unless we call the whole thing off, this is our future: leave v remain, remain v leave, Brexit for ever and ever … https://t.co/hy0yN7y1HMSince 2 February, 1,184 civilians have been killed in Idlib, according to the Resource Coordination Group, a local… https://t.co/S6xhGu4g0S
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8/9
2019
The always moving story of General Charles de Gaulle, who would become the greatest President of France, and his da… https://t.co/j2hDrlRGV6
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8/7
2019
For all you Russia watchers out there. This is precise and insightful. Russia and Cooperative Security in Europe: T… https://t.co/kkjLgmvOo1
8/6
2019
Russian state TV continues to push the line that Moscow protesters are armed provocateurs funded & manipulated by t… https://t.co/Tqkkfzmew4
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8/5
2019
Feels like a state of emergency in Moscow today. A loudspeaker is blaring out on repeat: “Dear citizens, law enfo… https://t.co/XE9hHcrEno
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8/3
2019
« China does not need to say they released most, if they really did so. All it needs is to give journalists normal… https://t.co/50jpjHkx9g
8/1
2019
The approach of the Visegrád countries to intra-EU relations is based not on building alliances or developing long-… https://t.co/M17rqk3hO5
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7/31
2019

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