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Research Associate @urban_inst: automation, robotics & drones + automated & political ecologies // Losing yards rapidly @MPP_FC // he/him

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Tell me again anti-immigration politics has nothing to do with race "A third of British people would want no Niger… https://t.co/ndEw7jSdcq
Retweeted by Andy LockhartDonations for this have been creeping up, and there's less than £2000 to go. Please donate if you can and share wid… https://t.co/HzmOxqpswK
1/20
2020
🌹Want a say in the Labour Party’s future? 🌹 You have until 5pm on Monday to become a member and vote in the Leaders… https://t.co/IQ4w9sqAcR
Retweeted by Andy LockhartBan both gov and private use of facial recognition Peter Theil-backed company scraped millions' of people's biomet… https://t.co/QjwH2eXIk4
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1/19
2020
70% of UK flights are taken by the richest 15% of people The world's richest 1% have 30x the carbon footprint of t… https://t.co/sPJTYzcdcB
Retweeted by Andy Lockhart @richmg_ But all you get is MasonFor the avoidance of doubt I unequivocally support this. Some pretty grubby attempts over the last 24 hours to deli… https://t.co/TAW3HrecZx
Retweeted by Andy Lockhart @richmg_ They're also trying to recruit people to campaign for Nandy, it's very curious.I've worked out that people who switched Labour to Conservative felt they had reasons for doing so. And some people… https://t.co/ilpa9Xu9xqSomeone's posted this on Facebook with no comment and I've stared at it for five minutes without being able to glea… https://t.co/NA8CAtY1EYPoll of voters who voted Labour in 2017 and Tory in 2019: "What was the main reason you switched your vote?" 49% ~… https://t.co/RCKTfCTKM1
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1/17
2020
excellent and packed meeting of @sheffielducu departmental contacts this afternoon - please strongly encourage ever… https://t.co/cUWSwfNlTW
Retweeted by Andy Lockhart @SimmsMelanie I enjoyed Andy Merrifield's Critical Introduction
1/16
2020
THREAD - Refugees in Libya This Saturday 18th in Sheffield there'll be a protest with the message 'Don't Let Refug… https://t.co/9OY1WncpR5
Retweeted by Andy LockhartJoin our campaigns in 2020! 🎉 Find out more about the #Justice4Simba campaign, and come along to a… https://t.co/rbmj8poX2n
Retweeted by Andy Lockhart @bhaesa @Micha_Frazer @DocsNotCops @DocsNotCops @migrantsorg @Medact & @SYMAAG all already part of the campaign 🙂We're looking for examples of great groups working in migrant solidarity that migrant, refugee and British folks sh… https://t.co/KgJkOflT8m
Retweeted by Andy LockhartThanks to everyone who's donated and shared over the last couple of days, we're halfway there. Let's keep the momen… https://t.co/ZggS3bcXlFLabour open 48-hour window to register for a vote in leadership contest https://t.co/12y62Aj5qf https://t.co/dD9MngIJcc
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1/15
2020
@Micha_Frazer Thanks so much Micha, we're nearly half way!CfP (RGS-IGB 2020): Theorizing climate urbanism from the everyday: towards new research directions. If you are in… https://t.co/i2WrutvhLf
Retweeted by Andy LockhartPals, we rarely ask for pennies because that ain't how we work but it would mean a lot to us if you can spare a few… https://t.co/EtbgD0hyMs
Retweeted by Andy Lockhart @SteffanBlayney SheffieldSimba is the son of Victor, who was threatened with deportation under an alleged deal between the UK and Zimbabawe… https://t.co/8naaRZ3h8C
Retweeted by Andy LockhartThe immigration rules are "overly complex and unworkable". Not news to anyone who's interacted with them, but this… https://t.co/abrLclPn1A
Retweeted by Andy LockhartThanks Micha, would be great if people could share this even if they can't afford to contribute x https://t.co/3mOUroRrTR
1/14
2020
This is considered and well argued by @jemgilbert, look forward to the other five(!) parts https://t.co/Ji9PhvtblTChannel 4 piece on Simba from the launch of the campaign late last year https://t.co/NHgxxm9NbeWow Samira Ahmed shared this the other day! https://t.co/jOiI1vRSIqI've heard a few people who are excited that Nandy 'gets it', including my own MP, but I genuinely haven't read or… https://t.co/6YBol3z9ciThanks @jewdas! Please contribute a few quid to this if you can xx https://t.co/uJBCn0xC1H @GeorgeLangan19 @SYMAAG He's made a life & family here & is still seeking asylum. The immigration system is deliber… https://t.co/dBNyYsNs6ZWell done everyone who helped make this happen. I thought @DawnButlerBrent was the priority, but @RichardBurgon des… https://t.co/hY9wA9je9P @GeorgeLangan19 He would if he could, but if you're an asylum seeker in the UK the government doesn't allow you to… https://t.co/PfG7HauQe9
1/13
2020
And there's a petition too which would be very useful for people to sign and share https://t.co/hKzvIl1wRtYou can read his story in his own words here https://t.co/qvV80Lp3gPOur friend Simba is an asylum seeker who's been living in the UK for 16 years but is being charged £100k by the NHS… https://t.co/VZpj5eKY6SDawn is the only candidate - either for Leader or Deputy - who’s been in touch post-election to hear my views. She… https://t.co/1UYe2viQlh
Retweeted by Andy LockhartNot sure who started this but a big thank you to the @UKLabour members asking MPs & MEPs to put me on the ballot. I… https://t.co/wPQ7hcGEjX
Retweeted by Andy LockhartFucking hell https://t.co/SFi8FpHDxdGood stuff from RLB this morning on #Ridge https://t.co/q9GHz0nadAJust signed this https://t.co/9y8w4PKwis
Retweeted by Andy LockhartThis is ridiculous https://t.co/LuUink1HhVGiven it looks like Momentum is going to push us to back Rayner as Deputy Leader, this is a thread on why her recor… https://t.co/Y3ih4GB4PK
Retweeted by Andy LockhartJust signed this https://t.co/9y8w4PKwis
1/12
2020
@philbc3 Think you're spot on with a lot of this, and I know it wasn't the focus, but what do we do about our chang… https://t.co/oM7s6P0eZl
1/11
2020
If you'd like to honour his memory you can donate to the Roma Support Group here https://t.co/FhGnvGcnS1 RIP Andy Shallice
Retweeted by Andy Lockhart @MarkSedd0n OK that's the end of that then @MarkSedd0n Is this the guy who does the Boring James Milner account? @hollyjeanbuck @wim_carton what do you think @rosiehuz, move in with Anthony and Hillevi for a couple of years?!I finished reading @hollyjeanbuck's book After Geoengineering last night, and working with her and @wim_carton on t… https://t.co/aXTOiUerhwAbsolutely stoked to be starting up #FootballForAll training sessions. https://t.co/jdrrXQg8xH
Retweeted by Andy LockhartMy thoughts are with everyone saying goodbye to Andy Shallice today, whose tragic death in the days after the elect… https://t.co/I5jyif9JppCan you imagine how quickly the fawning over Jess Phillips' 'candour' and 'honesty' would turn if, instead of 'Corb… https://t.co/e4C1FLSICI
Retweeted by Andy Lockhart @VaneBailo @manuelcastells For real?Beautiful final column from @garyyounge, a shining example of what mainstream journalism could be under the right c… https://t.co/d0UWjdxIqo
1/10
2020
@MikeAmesburyMP Fair enough, maybe you could persuade some of your colleagues to nominate @DawnButlerBrent now Ange… https://t.co/qk7kEg5YIrHope this fact is on minds of MPs yet to nominate such as @JeffSmithetc @MikeAmesburyMP @MattRodda @YasinForBedford… https://t.co/4S9pcoyrUCLondon folks should go see this, Sean is one of the best and most interesting comedians around. https://t.co/j6zkLGDGBg @patrickmbigger That's quite a sentenceHope this fact is on minds of MPs yet to nominate such as @PaulBlomfieldMP @Ed_Miliband @alexsobel @DanCardenMP… https://t.co/exipy1wrRY @alexsobel Nominate Dawn Butler please, her voice is important, and the members are crying out for her to be on the ballotFully agree with this https://t.co/oSdBoDrYHn
1/9
2020
Worth reading this and it rings very true. So much of the so-called 'red wall' turned out to be suburbs populated b… https://t.co/XwOfEAtO3p @SteffanBlayney Yeah she just emailed us @JasonSlayed Will read this later. It really struck me during the campaign how many 'heartland' doors I was knockin… https://t.co/m0WSEsBNw1You've got to love Bernie's putdowns to right-wing stooge journos. More of this from Labour MPs in the UK please. https://t.co/JDd3QiKgSx
Retweeted by Andy LockhartToday is a General Strike in India. 250 million people are expected to participate in it.
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1/8
2020
@VaneBailo I'm not using it today, that counts as reading for leisure! @SteffanBlayney @LouHaigh That's weird, the paper of record and allGreat to see @LouHaigh consulting local members on who to nominate and support for #LabourLeadership positions, wha… https://t.co/d3KSMIC2jmTrying to read a couple of things each week which aren't immediately instrumental (tried and failed last year). Fir… https://t.co/FsW8FS4eXCAbsolutely disgusting what this woman has been put through, that she is able to come home without facing prison sho… https://t.co/DzJCTowATZ
1/7
2020
@RLong_Bailey Yes please @RLong_Bailey, we absolutely love to see it @Micha_Frazer SalvageSo glad to see this https://t.co/0tlhVTRowvThis is the pitch we've been waiting for, really strong from RLB. https://t.co/Q25m4wPUucOn which note lads get yourselves down to the first @SYMAAG meeting of the year if you're wondering where to start… https://t.co/ieKhJbVa3FThese kids ❤️ https://t.co/uGb5eVwJtLHappy 2020 - we have FOUR permanent positions in human geography at Edinburgh. We are looking for kind and interest… https://t.co/MUETkcVuEO
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1/6
2020
I have spent the last weeks trying to process the scale and intensity of the fires here. Some thoughts: 1. It is… https://t.co/w2PDgldw2R
Retweeted by Andy Lockhart @mrjamesob You what pal?Jess Phillips obviously isn't going to become Labour leader. She might even struggle to get the needed nominations… https://t.co/j0Rl8mv8i8
1/4
2020
The extensive problems with Keir Starmer's past - a thread 👇🏻 {CW: discussion of sexual violence with regards to prosecutions}
Retweeted by Andy LockhartThanks to @Shorrrn, we're starting this up this year #footballforall https://t.co/GqqQ0UhHoPI want to give some perspective for people not from Australia. More Aussie land is currently burning than exists in… https://t.co/dxrJzzrGuy
Retweeted by Andy Lockhart @MarkSedd0n No not *that* woman
1/2
2020
At the start of the century the global left said 'another world is possible'. Today, 'another world is inevitable'… https://t.co/xPeEdccwamI'll be blunt. This is madness. Market based solutions won't work, as has been proved over the last 30 years. They… https://t.co/bwE1MYCkPsImagine an advisor to Corbyn suggesting a policy that has its roots in policies promoted by Nazis to increase the A… https://t.co/r5y1i9HzmK
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1/1
2019
If you worked in civil engineering or planning in the 1990s, then you ran across any number of "2020 Vision Plans!"… https://t.co/2P75uagHUY
Retweeted by Andy LockhartLots of people predicted the 2010s would be a lost decade when austerity became the response to 2008, but I find it… https://t.co/CL3Y9tV0zk
12/31
2019
What would you do if you were this cute? https://t.co/swJDi2KaQoPrediction for the 2020s: 'game-changing' technologies will continue failing to change the game. @SteffanBlayney Neither do I tbf
12/30
2019
Good insight into why half the stuff I come across on automation, robotics and AI seems to be about 'ethics', rathe… https://t.co/YyP3mCZp0I
12/27
2019
Even after being (obliviously) provoked by my very sweet but Daily Mail-reading aunt about both the train strikes a… https://t.co/Ik6IG5Fxs5Incidentally I didn't invite any of these conversations, I'm in full bunker mentalityYet to question role of economic system that rules our lives but does them quite well, or consider using government… https://t.co/63MZQEZb9C
12/25
2019

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