Sign in with Twitter

Username:

#Feminist. Behavioral Scientist. Peripatetic. Reporter @NatObserver focusing on disinformation & the rise of hate. Also find me @ArcDigi & @BylineTimes.

3,657 Following   442,238 Followers   91,253 Tweets

Joined Twitter 1/29/14


We started the day with a senator threatening to turn the military on US citizens, and now we have a congressman ca… https://t.co/8RYUe97wMD @howardtayler This, exactly. That’s how you do it. Make it explicit, remove the jargon, and communicate it clearly:… https://t.co/C5jGSe3x1c @howardtayler I try to encourage others to use the words “antifascist” or “antifascism” as much as possible, becaus… https://t.co/6c7rqgTIZL @howardtayler ...🤔This thread is worth re-reading right now. It’s basically a summary of 3 years of right-wing disinformation targeti… https://t.co/mNyRvCOXzZThis Nov. 2017 thread shows how far-right disinformation networks combined the “antifa civil war” hoax with false c… https://t.co/V0A7wrPlMmThese are just a few examples from 2017, when the “antifa civil war” conspiracy theory emerged. The same hoax has… https://t.co/8QPgtPrGqnLet's not start this hoax again. This photo has been around since 2017, which is also when the first iteration of t… https://t.co/QafhUXOaDw#BREAKING: Per @NYGovCuomo, New York City will be under a mandatory 11 pm curfew, starting tonight.“For George Floyd, the ambulance was his hearse," a lawyer for the family said.“From all the evidence, the doctors said it now appears Mr. Floyd died at the scene,” the family’s legal team says.“The independent medical examiners found that weight on the back, handcuffs, and positioning were contributing fact… https://t.co/5pGE9FmYxd“Sustained pressure on the right side of Mr. Floyd’s carotid artery impeded blood flow to the brain, and weight on… https://t.co/YMPKtwUak4“There is evidence of traumatic asphyxia” leading to George Floyd’s death, the independent medical examiner said, c… https://t.co/1y9z1X8gC7Per the Floyd family’s legal team, the independent autopsy did *not* find evidence that George Floyd had any signif… https://t.co/dlPXY6nagrI'm sure it was just an innocent oversight that the Hennepin County Attorney's Office failed (… https://t.co/Gvd05kypDV
Retweeted by Caroline OrrPer the independent autopsy, George Floyd had severe abrasions on the left side of his face due to his face being s… https://t.co/vZ1YjnnbgxPer the Floyd family’s legal team, the independent autopsy also found that compression on George Floyd’s back — not… https://t.co/LtPuoI2rQX#BREAKING: An independent autopsy has concluded that George Floyd’s cause of death was “homicide caused by asphyxia… https://t.co/1isN0l6t06 @jonathanchait Here’s a good way to differentiate antifascists from white supremacists: https://t.co/9hgPT3mcCg https://t.co/D41fh6suVK @iff_or That’s a damning indictment of their priorities right there.Trump is hiding in a bunker. https://t.co/Ue12dYacZLAnd then there’s this... https://t.co/Iayf0aJ8EZ https://t.co/MIk5CW8H1pSince RT isn’t gonna talk about it: I wrote about how Russia exploited racism in America (including police shooting… https://t.co/6tdlGVa0Az
Retweeted by Caroline OrrSince RT isn’t gonna talk about it: I wrote about how Russia exploited racism in America (including police shooting… https://t.co/6tdlGVa0Az“Humor norms vary by country” is not a defense of your editor’s racist post. Racism isn’t funny and we really don’t… https://t.co/Z6iABUbcL3Margarita Simonyan, editor-in-chief of RT, shared incredibly racist "advice" to "Minnesota negrs" [the word has sev… https://t.co/HAhpkLqMGz
Retweeted by Caroline OrrNEW: In a new authoritarian power-grab, Putin has scheduled a July 1 vote that could extend his time in office thro… https://t.co/y325slpd9OWow. Wonder where all the #2A folks are with feedback on this threat against citizens?? https://t.co/0rFieY73R1
Retweeted by Caroline OrrThat’s because your “piece” was false, written by a racist troll posing as a medical doctor, and led to reporters b… https://t.co/2t6d36aTz2
Retweeted by Caroline OrrMaybe it's the way the report is written, but this sounds like one man saying to another, "Help me help you... When… https://t.co/BccQUBTSOz
Retweeted by Caroline OrrHe could always call for the arrest of the other three cops who killed George Floyd, but nah, let’s do this instead https://t.co/VkDX9XS75q
Retweeted by Caroline OrrMore current/former cops promoting violence against protesters... https://t.co/68BBZqcQofHere’s a bunch of current and former cops talking about mowing down antifascists and anti-Trump protesters. (FB p… https://t.co/9Y4NwArU3g”Let’s just admit what happened — we feared to go out in public.” -Richard Spencer. This is why white supremacist… https://t.co/v1d6olBbxh
Retweeted by Caroline Orr @ConsciousSent I love how Mr. whitebread-in-khaki up there talks a tough Twitter game while he’s trying to send som… https://t.co/PnAn5sPOpDThis is fascism https://t.co/QqWaWWomcc
Retweeted by Caroline OrrSeveral cadets brought back for graduation at West Point test positive for Covid-19 https://t.co/S4S5MHB7Rj https://t.co/dGKEogJTfb
Retweeted by Caroline OrrGood morning. A US Senator is now threatening to turn the military on US citizens. https://t.co/YPkwaZKzeB @BarackObama I miss you.I wrote out some thoughts on how to make this moment a real turning point to bring about real change––and pulled to… https://t.co/XALZHP1MMb
Retweeted by Caroline OrrThis should be the standard foreword for US History textbooks. https://t.co/DRQLDzIQVx @CheriJacobus @Mikel_Jollett Thank you for being strong enough to speak out about it.Regarding the President, politics, law enforcement & Antifa - we have a problem. Here’s my story - for last 15 yrs… https://t.co/LhbQoPfScJ
Retweeted by Caroline Orr
6/1
2020
@JohnJBrea He’s not declaring anything. He’s tweeting about something he can’t even do. And ps, antifascism is not… https://t.co/S9Dja4L7OJ @VelvetBlade I’m sure AG Barr and his terrorism task force will pursue right-wing violence over the weekend just as… https://t.co/D5HrSsXWbuPeople applauding this are blind or dumb to what this truly means. Dissent against the government can now make you… https://t.co/ugvcfH8nuV
Retweeted by Caroline Orr @CommsDirector That seems to pose a bit of a challenge to Trump/Barr’s plan... @SarahBurris He’s also pursuing violence against property more aggressively than violence against people.Link to my statement: https://t.co/T6cwMoPXEs https://t.co/qhJqJGBzpeLink to statement: https://t.co/QD6cNCXgXSNEW from AG Barr: "To identify criminal organizers and instigators...federal law enforcement is using our existing… https://t.co/ylRWx8lUHvAntifascism is a style of doing politics. It’s not an organization, and it doesn’t pose a threat to the general pub… https://t.co/Xr6rTL8fgh @Anneredmond13 Antifascism is a style of doing politics. It’s a collection of tactics and philosophies, not an orga… https://t.co/QPhZfg7NoO @GuinnessJessica Yes, it seems to me that opposing antifascism is pretty much synonymous with supporting fascism, o… https://t.co/kjRZm6MNLV @typetwothoughts @DDDX0_ Here’s a good place to start. https://t.co/Rt5BMW708a https://t.co/AVLRncT6uz @typetwothoughts @DDDX0_ Please look up my name and antifa. I’ve been writing about antifascism for years and debun… https://t.co/vOrWA9sqFv @jasonbaumgartne @encoffeedrinker @InVID_EU @WeVerify Thank you! This is the tool I was looking at last night, and… https://t.co/WiRqCCgZa9Something that needs to be made clear: When Trump says he wants to declare antifa as a terrorist organization, he’s… https://t.co/2ahBpLY7zSKatharine Gorka justified her push to revoke funding from programs aimed at countering right-wing extremism by sayi… https://t.co/87znhf8adi
Retweeted by Caroline OrrNo one in his inner circle tells him the truth, and he’s completely insulated from the rest of the world. He just s… https://t.co/5QjAng5okn @DDDX0_ Yep. Very much so.He’s so scared right now. https://t.co/01MVSrAWEMThus far, the most common types of disinfo I’ve seen this weekend are old pictures & videos being presented as new,… https://t.co/Pgnf7jFs66"In Defense of Antifa" by @RVAwonk https://t.co/MA7R4fKdbB
Retweeted by Caroline Orr @DivestTrump @josh_emerson Ugh. @josh_emerson Still waiting... @pogomcl2 @KaranKanishk @EliotHiggins They had at least one false video posted yesterday, claiming to be from LA wh… https://t.co/Zx9e8tMkJxthe widespread reporting of attacks on #journalists in the US should be raising huge alarms. poor training combined… https://t.co/9e4PZqB46k
Retweeted by Caroline Orr @jasonbaumgartne I would love to. I’ll DM you later today to get in touch about it. Thanks for letting me know :)… https://t.co/yMQJ4v4HP4 @jasonbaumgartne Thank you :) @jasonbaumgartne Awesome, thank you! That would be great. After this weekend, I see the need for this growing exponentially. @TrumpFreeChi @jasonbaumgartne It looks like it does several things at once, including checking metadata. @jasonbaumgartne I am mainly interested in looking at videos from social media to see if they’ve been manipulated a… https://t.co/ABk6v54mMW @moshjahan Well my initial thought was content, but source would be helpful, too. @dutch_osintguy This is the one I was looking at! You like it? @jasonbaumgartne I’m looking at a plug-in from the InVid Project right now. You may want to check it out; I haven’t used it yet, though.Hey fact-checkers/OSINT people/disinfo researchers: What’s your favorite video verification tool? Thanks in advance! @andrewkimmel Whaaaaaaat the f*ck?! Are you ok?A hell of a lot of journalists across the country were targeted by police tonight, despite reportedly identifying t… https://t.co/05B2OzYIsh
Retweeted by Caroline Orr @ConsciousSent If it helps keep you sane and buffers some of the stress, don’t avoid it. Self-care and mental healt… https://t.co/npQwQIH2hO @ConsciousSent No worries :) I know it’s coming from a place of good intentions. @ConsciousSent Saw this and it very much checks out. Thank you for flagging it.Who is giving the order to police to target journalists? https://t.co/spY5ziAlfz @IdeaGov @ChiefCovfefe @SirBedivier @File411 @SlickRockWeb @AshaRangappa_ There’s definitely a ton of strange stuff… https://t.co/q37VakjAts @IdeaGov @ChiefCovfefe @SirBedivier @File411 @SlickRockWeb @AshaRangappa_ Will take a look. Thanks for flagging! @ConsciousSent I already had PTSD from IRL stuff :/ Hard to explain what it’s like to see this stuff on video const… https://t.co/P08D5r2QS5 @ConsciousSent I’m gonna do a little deconstructing and video match-ups to see if I can figure out wtf is going on here (and elsewhere). @hrcsupervol01 I’m sure that’s a different video. @ConsciousSent My best assessment is that it’s somewhere in between. NYPD isn’t known for restraint, but social med… https://t.co/aKCXexVHAH @ConsciousSent Yeah I’m confused by this. And also confused about why I’m not seeing local news reporting on any of… https://t.co/eR6Wt2DzpY @ConsciousSent That second cop car... that’s what I’m looking at most closely. @ConsciousSent Quite a different view when seen from above. Disturbing, but very very different.… https://t.co/eY2I43iwqQ @ConsciousSent TY! @ConsciousSent This stuff is everywhere. And this kind of mis/disinfo is not helping anyone who actually needs help… https://t.co/VJ3NPIIDQII’m the last person to jump to a cop’s defense, but I’ll always defend truth when it’s being misrepresented. And in… https://t.co/1zvZkutJllThe video doesn’t seem to show what is described. It looks like those cop cars are going to an emergency, and they’… https://t.co/SrIGYdImQN
5/31
2020
A good tip to determine veracity https://t.co/YBPGa5mzUB
Retweeted by Caroline OrrJust a reminder that most major cities have live traffic cams & other real-time cameras that can be accessed online… https://t.co/9aVZ7ocOfJDonald. The Secret Service is not actually your private militia. It's older than you. It will be there when you are… https://t.co/LdpUuZiFti
Retweeted by Caroline Orr
5/30
2020

0