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pooja from that big boss meme. immigration reporter @ CQ Roll Call. ex- @citylab/@theatlantic/NPR/BBC. Signal me, I'm fun. tanvimisra@protonmail.com

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“Capitalism is murder,” it says on the Carnegie Library, which has now turned into an Apple Store. This used to be… https://t.co/YlFzrIx8xH
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝The indiscriminate police violence some of you are seeing for the first time is a fact of life in many US neighborh… https://t.co/znplcRUMXh
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Fuck off https://t.co/uCz0h9y9zlthey tear gassed my neighbor INSIDE their home for sheltering protesters https://t.co/suEkeXnevD
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝NBC journalist @edouphoto, who hit by a projectile shot by police in Minneapolis. https://t.co/THGBkpM6S5 https://t.co/QvcIfsEom0
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Reflecting back on last night, the homeowners who took me & other complete strangers into their homes when police b… https://t.co/sAp88qe5X4
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Crazy video of Jo Ling Kent in what appears to be a war zone but is actually Seattle https://t.co/tanqVCk9nJ
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Totally normal thing for the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to be out and about in D.C. just checking on the… https://t.co/j3MKJXeEzT
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝D.C. is a good city https://t.co/dXyAETnIgE
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Got these messages from a friend in another house on Swann Street. Crazy. #DCProtests https://t.co/89toCHXExc https://t.co/POCrpeEcLg
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝AJC's @AlyssaNo_L said her press badge was clearly displayed, and she identified herself to law enforcement. But th… https://t.co/UMkUZXTx2A
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝been a hell of a week for the passive voice
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝.@PhillyMayor @PhillyPolice What were all your officers on scene doing while this WHYY producer was being attacked? https://t.co/VDBira6PuD
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Love you, DC.
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Tear gas (CS) is designed to cause so much pain and psychological distress that it forces crowds to dissipate and r… https://t.co/s06IwkEA3L
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝I kept hearing the same thing from protesters: mixed feelings of hope and pessimism. “This is nothing new. It’s bee… https://t.co/OYIADtaipw
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝From the Snapchat map: https://t.co/6V8oBrSQsV
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝People outside the home being arrested: https://t.co/WzrvHtdEiF https://t.co/Doq0AuRs2J
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝In Kentucky late last night, the Louisville Police and National Guard shot and killed David McAtee, a beloved commu… https://t.co/vfnj8U1uxs
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Factual error. https://t.co/zplekBRXZVThe shattered glass from the store fronts was blowing around as the helicopter hovered over https://t.co/TFcoe3gTim
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝 @Tanvim I don’t think she is out tonight but @janerecker has been doing some amazing work.
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝https://t.co/AJbITaXVT3 https://t.co/QDQ9QuVPa4
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝washington dc tonight. photo by ⁦@Tmgneff⁩. https://t.co/uk5qyeWSSZ
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝please add any here that I may have missed.I've RT-d a lot of the reporters who were out covering what was happening in D.C. tonight icymi - so please go through and follow them.This is the last I saw of the hundred or so people I’d been following—they were swept all the way into Foggy Bottom… https://t.co/c6uOhPyRXR
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Surreal scene outside the @WTOP studios tonight https://t.co/YKYWRjW0Xo
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝There was a police kettle near U St. tonight and I’m hearing flashbangs coming from near the convention center, but… https://t.co/pb1df5cQ4L
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Gen Milley will have to answer to history for what he has done tonight marching in the President’s photo op war on… https://t.co/vhZORFFGbV
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝A protester tells me from inside that they took injured protesters into the basement and used milk to wash out peop… https://t.co/lJ9n1hggrm
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝We are trapped between 14th & 15th Streets on Swann St NW. Cops at both ends of the street even in the alleys.… https://t.co/TfXKGCXUxs
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝I am safe. Hunkered down in someone’s home in NW DC for a couple of hours with no real safe way to leave until now… https://t.co/X5sC9EHRcI
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝My student note in law school was about the origins and history of the array of statutes known today as the Insurre… https://t.co/e7Tp0zZD1Z
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Lol, where are any democrats?Absolutely unreal images of a helicopter hovering over protesters -- and our reporters -- tonight in D.C. My collea… https://t.co/ihtpx4sEWX
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Arlington County, Va., did not like its police being used to clear protestors for TRUMP’s photo op, & has apparentl… https://t.co/NDKyof3HbL
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Prior to the upcoming curfew in NYC, the last one was imposed in 1943. That curfew was imposed by then Mayor Fior… https://t.co/9ujh9iC1lg
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝At 6:20 I was walking south on Conn. between H and I. An officer asked if I was going to the protest. I said I was… https://t.co/Qxr8qBzTZk
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Army blackhawks are conducting “show of force” passes on protestors. One flyover snapped a tree that nearly hit sev… https://t.co/U3Cgcc9cUk
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Today, I covered the protests. Tonight, I was arrested for walking to my car past curfew. (Despite having a press e… https://t.co/KRbRuGznQI
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Protests have dwindled since 7 p.m., and police are now confronting demonstrators out past curfew. A helicopter has… https://t.co/3GyUFMcNuk
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝For those asking we’re ok. We all we’re handed flyers with legal aid and advice, masks, first aid kits. Honestly - ready to get arrested.
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Also now the cops are trying to say we broke into the house - we didn’t. The owner just came down and let us know w… https://t.co/dVcnHcy60g
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝D.C. residents are opening up their homes to rescue protesters from the police. https://t.co/XTO9l0o706
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝 @abdallah_fayyad thank you for documenting all this - please be safe!U.S. police have attacked journalists at least 100 times in the past four days » Nieman Journalism Lab https://t.co/1xmSQxzBqT
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Helicopter is back above protesters. Still not sure which agency it belongs to: https://t.co/lWHZTroOYe
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝But yeah, nice insta pix credit where it's dueThis is scary dystopian. This is not what is happening! Protesters are still out there and they're being kettled, m… https://t.co/35RuWqk0oMCrowds marching down E Street. 3 hours and 15 minutes past curfew. Impromptu organizing—moving to U.S. Capitol: https://t.co/v3tK5YP7RR
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝#SecDef Mark Esper is also walking the streets of Washington D.C. tonight. I wonder if they volunteered to do this,… https://t.co/3KfBOllrlO
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Kettling is back. https://t.co/4SvCcXwTcV
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝and I can hear what sounds like flash guns. https://t.co/2z53wlZPuJI'm doing the crappy but important job of compiling a list of all journalists that have been injured, beaten up, pe… https://t.co/jaFJE407W0
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Law enforcement used teargas to push protesters down Swann St. at the intersection of Swann and 15th NW. I was als… https://t.co/qsHXRvC4tS
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝10:07 PM - Officers are slowly arresting protesters. At least 10 arrested. https://t.co/X3CoognFmx
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝More officers have arrived in the last 20 minutes. https://t.co/3j7q2iEfsk
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Protesters moved to Chinatown. Helicopter aggressively low. Blowing everything out of the way. Signs, trash. Unclea… https://t.co/jxDpYDFxdq
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Jon is the 2nd @WHYYNews journalist in as many days to get roughed up covering the protests. @Avi_WA got tackled fr… https://t.co/w870Foh26E
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝 @Tanvim in Greece, too https://t.co/Udb8wcdTXW
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Chinatown dc right now. #DCPROTEST https://t.co/24bBI23VXI
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝William Barr at 16th and K, 📷 @tyronefoto https://t.co/WO0nSce5Ev
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝This is basically what happened in Delhi a few months back. Mobs of BJP, Modi followers targeted protesters and dis… https://t.co/R3Nr2q6LIe"We further determined more than half of those separations were based solely on the asylum-seeking parents’ prior n… https://t.co/tsjqCNsma7I now have a copy of this report in hand and can confirm. "Despite CBP OFO’s claim it had only separated 7 asylum… https://t.co/Mexq1y5EfpAlso CBP and ICE are being deployed. I'm not sure if/how many ICE agents are being stationed in DC but around 350 C… https://t.co/IfffIRk7CWChairman of the Joint Chiefs assessing the military presence. @ABC7News https://t.co/BXW4EuS0nF
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Here is what was happening outside the White House as President Trump was giving his Rose Garden address and saying… https://t.co/RmRrGKJzXO
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝I'm not actively out there today, but I've covered a lot of DC protests in the last 7 years and this rings true. https://t.co/0KdOjxsnG6Police have arrested nearly two dozen protesters since the mayor’s 7 p.m. curfew took effect.… https://t.co/3s7TvEU21g
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝For shame, Senator. https://t.co/5BCPfgOFaB
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Police have pinned us down at 15th St & Swann St NW. Several flash bangs used earlier to disperse the crowd. Very… https://t.co/ldiAwSivbL
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Earlier today as protestors breached the permiter around the park outside the White House. One for the history book… https://t.co/U3Mh3Qgq4l
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Please read this entire thread about what's happening in Philadelphia. https://t.co/Hz4zLyTaFbThe mayor of D.C is confirming what I witnessed. Protesters gathering peacefully infront of the White House before… https://t.co/hJ4eDhWzAF
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Growing up in Jerusalem, I was used to seeing military in the streets. Roads in our neighborhood were often blocked… https://t.co/Szq69ZR0xX
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Louisville Police killed Breonna Taylor a few weeks ago and just killed David McAtee yesterday and this is what hap… https://t.co/ZAR2QklN3V
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝How come they turned chaotic? https://t.co/CZ0jYYImmsA reminder that rubber bullets, pepper balls and other "non-lethal" weapons can still maim, disfigure and even kill people.
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Can confirm, based on sources familiar with what happened > https://t.co/vqGYzjpQzU
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Trump floats invoking 1807 Insurrection Act to ‘dominate’ protests https://t.co/UMv8xYd1Ku via @nielslesniewski & @ToddRuger
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Helpful article on the curfew front (though at this point, that may be the least the deterrents) https://t.co/2SiG9YEzpG
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Very few protesters remain around 16th/WH area after curfew. Metro PD did an encircling maneuver, surrounding press… https://t.co/w0hhKEg9to
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝It's worth noting that on top of everything else, DC's having an election today and tomorrow
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝 @jilnotjill sameWhat is making news in Australia. https://t.co/mGU7q17APB
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝 @jilnotjill have been rereading that book recently.Vine St. Expressway, Philly. THEY ARE LITERALLY TRAPPED. https://t.co/1uV8ydoXF4
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Here's the moment where police fired teargas into a crowd of peaceful protesters in Lafayette Park, just minutes be… https://t.co/DH0ar2Ip3E
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Not sure it’s fair to assume he had people teargassed for the sake of a photo op. Seems like he may well have plann… https://t.co/nWpLET4O4b
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝"We'll have a few bruises tomorrow" 7NEWS US Correspondent @AmeliaBrace confirms her and cameraman Tim Myers are O… https://t.co/LiagBl9D9H
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Cameraman Tim Myers hit with shield, punched in the face, @AmeliaBrace hit with truncheon. Doing their jobs while c… https://t.co/mUJDSgFfXt
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝There are now two all white armed vigilante groups roaming Fishtown with the blessing of the @phillypolice https://t.co/csGWCDZ6Nw
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝
6/2
2020
Police pushing demonstrators back near Lafayette Square. Listen to that sound https://t.co/k7w0iwWUgE
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝People were tear gased just so Trump could take a photo in front of a church. https://t.co/vsq6PtL5MR
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝https://t.co/0cb3RgYbwF
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝Your reminder that tear gas is a chemical weapon banned in war.
Retweeted by 🌝 ⬅️ ➡️ tanvi ⬅️ ➡️ 🌝 @lenikacruz did you say you were press?
6/1
2020

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