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Lecturer in British Politics @DMUpolitics. Political leadership (UK, US & Europe), comparative studies and mayors. Views own. RT not endorsement.

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The balletic elegance of @chum3s147 👌 #WelshOpen https://t.co/pI9zlf5Qdm
Retweeted by MaxPupils are dedicating a week to celebrating the life and legacy of murdered black teenager Stephen Lawrence, thanks… https://t.co/DJZJUIXNes
Retweeted by MaxA winner, wrongly vilified, whom many forget enacted change which benefited millions of ordinary people. https://t.co/m8C6cdWPyV
Retweeted by Max🏆 CHAMPION | Congratulations to Shaun Murphy who has defeated Kyren Wilson 9-1 to win the ManBetX #WelshOpen for th… https://t.co/e8l7CCMIEi
Retweeted by Max @anthonys_photos @Notwestminster @DMULGRU @dmuleicester @DMUpolitics - many photos of our great students at the… https://t.co/3ZhVsqAsTC @anthonys_photos @Notwestminster @LukeyPenguinHug @Kyra_Alice @p_blakeley_ - last one for today, I promise! All of… https://t.co/hQ4fylM9uW @anthonys_photos @Notwestminster @AriannaGi#Notwestminster 2020 photos from Saturday Saturday Morning - https://t.co/HWRcBEUIO0 and Saturday Afternoon -… https://t.co/yaBsyMVVGq
Retweeted by MaxThe irony of the whole BBC debate is that the left says the BBC is the mouthpiece of the right while the right says… https://t.co/WUwK40RDxn
Retweeted by MaxUse of the "coup d'état" in text, especially when accompanied with an adjective, is rising despite coups being fewe… https://t.co/IHahtlkVx0
Retweeted by MaxThis is so wrong. Those who did contribute to peace in Ireland included Major, Reynolds, Blair, Ahern, Mowlam, Hume… https://t.co/Q1JBLSMjp1
Retweeted by MaxWhen you go to a gallery and discover you've not aged in 430 years... https://t.co/q1VOHsZdD1
Retweeted by MaxDMU has launched a new Aeronautics course and trust us when we say that it's out of this world 🚀 Read more here 👇 👇 #ProudToBeMore
Retweeted by MaxV concerning, given that he represents a Southern constituency... #facepalm https://t.co/WC357UFsyN😂😂😂 Reminds me of @MichaelMcIntyr1 sketch about Brits on holiday! https://t.co/4NUOX8WRms🏆 MURPHY vs WILSON | LIVE STREAM 🎥 You can also watch the final streamed live online (18+)👇 ➡️… https://t.co/q5NBaT3jmT
Retweeted by MaxThe 2020 Welsh Open final is off and underway 🏆📸 Predictions? 💬 https://t.co/TSdH9P3gAs
Retweeted by MaxGreat to see Ray Reardon here in Cardiff today, a real legend of our sport.
Retweeted by Max“Democracy doesn’t happen by default. It must be monitored, defended and strengthened.” Highly recommended read by… https://t.co/3gngNfo7Pr
Retweeted by MaxA new #WelshOpen champion will be crowned tonight, but will it be @Magician147 or @KyrenWilson who get their hands… https://t.co/B6tVYZ43mf
Retweeted by MaxAs anticipated, the #reshuffle has emboldened some of those not promoted. Habits of rebellion built up in the past… https://t.co/uCi9nfOWPP
Retweeted by MaxTalking to BBC's Parliamentary correspondent @DArcyTiP about book written with Andrew Walker – An Extraordinary Sca… https://t.co/yDcOxosHKZ
Retweeted by MaxAlthough he was born with speech and listening difficulties and close to having surgery for a cleft palate, Aamir H… https://t.co/Q7swVMbObT
Retweeted by MaxInteresting workshops for #ItsOurCity at #Notwestminster today, meeting innovative and passionate democracy enthusi… https://t.co/Ln08mmNmZ8
Retweeted by Max @AriannaGi @Kyra_Alice @p_blakeley_ @LukeyPenguinHug - group photo included in the below. Can someone forward it to… https://t.co/qqyaL4FkLqPeople really need to learn the geographical boundaries of those countries they wish to be free. https://t.co/P4yYKBoTMh
Retweeted by MaxI know my Nan lived in Bristol SE, because Tony Benn was her MP. She wrote to him once. My Mum showed me the reply,… https://t.co/hlFYFaKMaH
Retweeted by MaxThe BBC’s funding is guaranteed until 2027. If the rest of the story is true, would like to know how the government… https://t.co/wDQ1rgn1iv
Retweeted by MaxUseful piece, esp for anyone struggling to comprehend current Irish political climate 🇮🇪 ⁦@JohnSimpsonNews⁩ https://t.co/Ffn8P5qwn1
Retweeted by MaxOn the one hand, I feel super-rough and generally very run down. On the other, I just became an article reviewer fo… https://t.co/eSfkGcxLo7🗨️ "This is a really critical period" As the UK enters the transition period, @UUKIntl Director @viviennestern dis… https://t.co/3OFW5sU7QF
Retweeted by Max @DrBenWhitham Ironically, probably better to go via the sea!
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2020
#WelshOpen Murphy 5-5 Yan Bingtao #decider
Retweeted by MaxRiga Masters champion Yan Bingtao is one frame away from the @manbetxofficial Welsh Open final! He leads Shaun Mur… https://t.co/OWGzIVTIUX
Retweeted by MaxIn a campaign of few highs. This is a nice moment. https://t.co/BNwjUygKsz
Retweeted by MaxWorking on boosting my name ID in Nevada. https://t.co/B3AQVVz62C
Retweeted by MaxIs it a good reflection on how cool you are if the only three people to have texted you today have been Keir, Rosen… https://t.co/8Fi6km3DJ7
Retweeted by MaxMy take homes from #Notwestminster 👉 Bad weather can’t dampen the spirit; 👉 When people come together, that’s whe… https://t.co/vUtsjzOmtt
Retweeted by MaxDRAMA! 😬 Yan Bingtao holds his nerve. 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷 Watch the #WelshOpen LIVE 📺 Eurosport 1 📱💻🖥 Eurosport Player:… https://t.co/4bQUTpJ3R6
Retweeted by MaxI do hope we are not all assuming that the definition of an ‘amazing granny’ is one who does cutting & sticking & b… https://t.co/j5xKQt0GGq
Retweeted by Max#WelshOpen Murphy 4-4 Yan Bingtao #latenight
Retweeted by MaxAt risk of repeating myself, very proud of our @DMUpolitics students (@Kyra_Alice @p_blakeley_ @LukeyPenguinHug + L… https://t.co/b9JYXuPPR1Have ended up going to Coventry for the weekend. Best-laid plans, and all that...! @Tony_McNulty Snap. Waiting for the one from Thornberry about a trip to the pub, to commiserate?!Long journey home for some of the #Notwestminster clan. Hope you’re home safe and sound. 💚 https://t.co/qH8NgiYxkF
Retweeted by Max🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 MURPHY vs YAN | LIVE STREAM 🎥 You can also watch the match streamed live online (18+) 👇 ➡️… https://t.co/X6fIf5Lv63
Retweeted by MaxCouldn't make our Open Day today? Don't worry, we'll be back on 🗓️ Saturday 14 March 🗓️ To join us, book here 👇 👇… https://t.co/gJMJvhyC3E
Retweeted by MaxReturning to DMU to share valuable tips on securing a job after graduating was a ‘validating’ experience for Georgi… https://t.co/putvA4m4PZ
Retweeted by MaxThank you for the entertainment, @nr147! https://t.co/njBQ3uMZsa
Retweeted by MaxA huge thank you to all the support over the past month. It’s been an awesome ride and now time for a few days to r… https://t.co/4aQuneIPVC
Retweeted by MaxIs it safe to look at my Notifications yet? #QTWTAIN https://t.co/rypqakYmiL
Retweeted by MaxTried to get home from Leicester - massively delayed trains and replacement bus then get cancelled/further delayed.… https://t.co/9BIJY10iWKWILSON DOWNS THE ROCKET! 👏🏻 Kyren Wilson battles back from 4-2 down to defeat Ronnie O’Sullivan 6-5 and book his p… https://t.co/Xqhv3B1L4I
Retweeted by MaxOne thing I didn't (quite) expect about lecturing: how enjoyable the process is of actually writing the lecture #AcademicTwitter #ECRchat
Retweeted by MaxRonnie O'Sullivan leads Kyren Wilson 4-2 in the semi finals of the @manbetxofficial Welsh Open. The Rocket has fir… https://t.co/9qkDAhCwEU
Retweeted by MaxFinal furlong for this year’s #Notwestminster - please come back into the cafe after your workshops. We’ll do a sup… https://t.co/M2Cm4W33Ak
Retweeted by MaxHere's what every American needs to know about campaign money in 2020 https://t.co/Xa8OoaKCay https://t.co/055ncszQtI
Retweeted by MaxAlways thinking ahead... ♟ @jimmywhite147 takes on @ronnieo147's "genius" precision shot from the first frame this… https://t.co/MSzT5lELmg
Retweeted by Max🎥 #Notwestminster Lightning Talk: A Memory of a Kindness - Nick Booth @podnosh https://t.co/DDNXAjQLlA
Retweeted by Max🎥 #Notwestminster Lightning Talk: Taking a systems view of democratic design - Catherine Howe @curiousc https://t.co/e1eYRC8WDB
Retweeted by Max🎥 #Notwestminster Lightning Talk: How can we use the hype around Citizens’ Assemblies? - Eva and Tom from… https://t.co/WAQP5n20ys
Retweeted by MaxNeeding a quick, easy way to follow @ronnieo147 vs @KyrenWilson? There's an app for that! 😉 iOS:… https://t.co/ltw29XU7iO
Retweeted by Max @Beka_Haytch is drawing great notes from today’s #notwestminster event https://t.co/wjecuaTbFE
Retweeted by Max"I don't want to talk too much but..." is nearly always followed by someone at a conference talking for 2-3 hours (… https://t.co/ycfDE00HcHAfter an audio clip of Mike Bloomberg making charged remarks about young black and Latino men unexpectedly surfaced… https://t.co/tUqrQFjLyq
Retweeted by MaxOur final workshops of the day are in full swing. #Notwestminster https://t.co/ZBedl6RXBS
Retweeted by Max⏰Our third #Notwestminster workshop session: 👉Systems of democracy 👉Design your own local party 👉Preference voting… https://t.co/Zd9tM8mu4H
Retweeted by Max'Embrace the mess' of innovation and experimentation! Excellent workshop from @KateGrigg @CfPScrutiny today at… https://t.co/RV7jFr8elc
Retweeted by MaxExamples of the loop of generosity include the Social Media Surgery movement and CoLab Dudley. “Work at the speed o… https://t.co/7Ygo1B5Dlu
Retweeted by MaxRonnie O’Sullivan 3️⃣-1️⃣ Kyren Wilson The four-time Welsh Open champion regains a two-frame lead at the interval… https://t.co/X7pvojIhK0
Retweeted by MaxGreat to facilitate the @Notwestminster workshop on #DigitalDemocracy and the impact of tech on local… https://t.co/pompO9QcbV
Retweeted by MaxWe’re listening to Nick Booth sharing some wonderful words that Terry Pratchett wrote about kindness. “It’s amazing… https://t.co/zmmZAYm25W
Retweeted by MaxOur final Lightning talk of the day is @podnosh talking about kindness. Here’s a man who knows and lives the loop o… https://t.co/HR3TXSAJTx
Retweeted by Max"If he just plays the easy safety, he's asking for trouble..." fascinating analysis from @Magician147 after beating… https://t.co/SOgFPmpQVH
Retweeted by Max“To create more and better democracy everywhere, we need to think both about the individual and the many.”… https://t.co/AOeoRfOm5u
Retweeted by MaxFair to say that @AriannaGi and I couldn't be more proud of you guys, today! Great job - professional, engaged team… https://t.co/DUfBWQi3bg
Retweeted by MaxIf you're at @dmuleicester @DMUpolitics Open Day, check out thread on #StudentCitizen and see the sort of opportuni… https://t.co/Y3Rm3DsyFW
Retweeted by MaxV powerful point just made by @DMUpolitics #StudentCitizen workshop - Many problems faced by students = causally li… https://t.co/g6Nw2cbqtH
Retweeted by MaxSee this Instagram photo by @maxstafford151 https://t.co/lT7L4cKlix
Retweeted by MaxStudents now drawing their roundtables' ideas back together and revealing a very multi-layered account of the kind… https://t.co/KNsffDl4QO
Retweeted by Max @DMUpolitics students now making some solid suggestions for how to improve lives of, and engagement with,… https://t.co/lQr4MHbqL3
Retweeted by MaxAs aside, one of big things to emerge from the @DMUpolitics #StudentCitizen workshop is the issue of tokenism in ad… https://t.co/D6SKYJV1Fq
Retweeted by Max @DMUpolitics @Notwestminster @dmuleicester Would love to see @nusuk @JonAshworth @leicesterliz @ClaudiaWebbehttps://t.co/jtaG7btoBi
Retweeted by MaxSo many ideas being generated re: #StudentCitizen. Looking forward to seeing all of these collected together and se… https://t.co/iuc6wcPKJ4
Retweeted by MaxParticipants now starting to move from abstract thinking re: term #StudentCitizen towards putting some concrete pol… https://t.co/HQeN0bFLQ9
Retweeted by MaxWhat's particularly impressive re: these @DMUpolitics students is not afraid to push audience. Roundtable comments… https://t.co/iC1dQQyIN2
Retweeted by Max @DMUpolitics @Notwestminster @dmuleicester You can see our students opening the thinking of many participants regar… https://t.co/4fEMECkJha
Retweeted by Max @DMUpolitics students now challenging audience to propose innovations/new thinking re: #StudentCitizen. Leading rou… https://t.co/RtTIoJVlmv
Retweeted by Max @DMUpolitics @Notwestminster @dmuleicester @DMULGRU Range of issues being discussed - students as victims of crime… https://t.co/bNcMNltiAF
Retweeted by Max @LukeyPenguinHug @Kyra_Alice @p_blakeley_ + Liv & Lewis - further praise for your workshop! #proud #StudentCitizenhttps://t.co/Xwiel3tL0m👏🏼 Always a pleasure & proud to support #Notwestminster! 👏🏼 https://t.co/5oe4eu06eW
Retweeted by Max @JohnRentoul @Andrew_Adonis @KingsCollegeLon @JonDavis73 @MLClem I think ‘love’ might be a little over-optimistic,… https://t.co/khp88h4bvJ
Retweeted by MaxHuge thanks to our #Notwestminster sponsors @ADSO_UK, the Association of Democratic Services Officers, for all the… https://t.co/oYY4jKradK
Retweeted by MaxAfternoon Lightning talks kicking off with @evaobrien_ and @tom_wastling from @FutureGov talking about Neighbourhoo… https://t.co/VsKpx6m2WU
Retweeted by MaxWe’re incredibly proud of the facilities @dmuhls meaning you have the head start you need for careers in everything… https://t.co/Smvv3Dm0VB
Retweeted by MaxEarly drama in the first frame 😬 @ronnieo147 leads Kyren Wilson 2-0 in Cardiff! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Watch the #WelshOpen LIVE… https://t.co/aXOO34jJa8
Retweeted by MaxWe’re cooking up a local democracy storm at #Notwestminster. Because there’s not much sign of one outside. Little b… https://t.co/O2fjRMxOxH
Retweeted by MaxWho has seen pasta being made? -lovely idea to see genuine pasta being made in a culinary capital of Italy- Bologna… https://t.co/c9MjbvOSaT
Retweeted by MaxRonnie O’Sullivan 1️⃣-0️⃣ Kyren Wilson The first frame goes down to a re-spotted black and after a missed attempt… https://t.co/c9CKWS5515
Retweeted by Max @LukeyPenguinHug Boom!
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