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International educator/critical geography scholar/activist/t-bone player. PhD Candidate, UW Geography.

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Joined Twitter 8/16/14


“You cannot smudge the murder out of capitalism.” — The Red Deal https://t.co/xsIppSiRB5
Retweeted by Christopher R. CoxThere is an ongoing coup attempt in Bolivia against the democratically elected Indigenous president Evo Morales. Pe… https://t.co/mUClMgvUjJ
Retweeted by Christopher R. CoxImpeachment is not going to save you from the contradictions of a rotten capitalism in decline. There are no shortc… https://t.co/gl3kbzPN78
Retweeted by Christopher R. Cox @NaomiAKlein It was a great speech. You probably, hopefully, convinced a lot of people to jump down off the fence.
11/10
2019
"A few words to those who are in sympathy with the Social Democratic Party, but who hesitate to vote for it for fea… https://t.co/cfHywANKwu
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11/6
2019
Raj Patel and I talking the politics of Cheap Nature #worldecology #capitalocene https://t.co/CHfYZY1k6a
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10/29
2019
My jazz vibe is back. https://t.co/xEsp2sH5DG
10/26
2019
Academic conferences in Geography sometimes sound like the Coachella of virtue signalling. Yuck. Look at me, I'm su… https://t.co/j8Gy6msNL5Or maybe surplus labor value is a better term?FWIW: If we're not talking about global socialization of the surplus capital and labor power produced by new tech a… https://t.co/Vy76hSIjiR @RyanTheMato @FMRNOC @Slindgren19 @harrygato @BernieSanders Rich people do, because they know it's only the poor who actually have to.
10/23
2019
@harrygato @BernieSanders Let me get this straight, those are reasons you like capitalism? We're fucked. @FMRNOC @RyanTheMato @harrygato @BernieSanders Your world was Disneyland compared with the wealth disparities of today. @harrygato @roseresist @RyanTheMato @BernieSanders Or they work for decades, still don't have a quality of life wor… https://t.co/v1fyjOgBc7
10/22
2019
@harrygato @roseresist @RyanTheMato @BernieSanders D.I.C.K. @harrygato @BernieSanders Define "rich." LMAO @jonwonderboy @ScaredOfSharks @Fynn_Fish @BernieSanders There are SO MANY ways to guarantee livable wages for teach… https://t.co/W2kOhE2hPZ @EduKzForte @BernieSanders @Emolclause Not it. Sorry. Weak argument. Addresses nothing at all. The majority of chil… https://t.co/SMKqzTGggs
10/21
2019
Ok, look: Tulsi Gabbard and anyone who might be a third party candidate is a "Russian asset" because the American p… https://t.co/FhrUACsmeOJeff Bazos makes roughly $120,000/minute. That is all. @Unemployedneg Carlo Verccelone called it "the making rent of profit." @DeondreSmiles Keep speaking on it, call it out, and keep working.In case you've not seen this yet. https://t.co/dCRr51bWfJI find it very telling that the corporate media never dares to mention the idea of a Sanders/ Warren or Warren/Sanders ticket.
10/19
2019
@ScholarDo I think it's about respect. If they are calling you by your first name because they think you are cool,… https://t.co/CqT8SdAfip
10/13
2019
@caromholland I hate my dissertation right now. Like a kind of disease. Maybe a disease would be better actually.I withdraw from participation in the Sociological Meetings in Ankara in protest against the Turkish attack upon the… https://t.co/eocfDIYIg6
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10/12
2019
Did you know during the 2016 Democratic primaries there were five states (Indiana, Michigan, Rhode Island, West Vir… https://t.co/tEFfiW2l1e
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10/9
2019
Go get em' https://t.co/TORBKPxhK9 @nick_w_estes Wow they ate her alive in that interview. She was not prepared. Ouch. @khollis Plus, why the hell shouldn't he fundraise off of it. It makes his point about Medicare woefully clearer.
10/4
2019
@caromholland That expectation is clear evidence of the dominance of the scientific narrative, where the assumption… https://t.co/xbH9Af52VhOff with the heads of every person getting 50k per month for sitting on a board anywhere, while the rest of us fuck… https://t.co/7iB00OlQmV
10/1
2019
@caromholland Gees, fucking phoneglish! "if" + "sure"It’s not just that Trudeau put on black face or that Warren pretended to be Indian that makes them racist. Trudeau… https://t.co/LNUBYbNeNS
Retweeted by Christopher R. Cox @nick_w_estes Many on this thread have both no clue who they are responding to and lack the historical knowledge to give a shit. Sad. @nick_w_estes Nick, have you seen this? https://t.co/QRiVM5kcp5
Retweeted by Christopher R. Cox @nick_w_estes Thank you. @caromholland I came/routinely come close trying to find my own docxit of you will. I scho wish we had the MPhil. B… https://t.co/Qh9ykXxMV8
9/30
2019
Donald Trump is a spoiled brat. He grew up as a very rich kid. And now he thinks he can do anything he wants. M… https://t.co/vBsdpkosO2
Retweeted by Christopher R. CoxBudapest climate strike beginning https://t.co/4rgsBJa54ghttps://t.co/XczwSZYNJ7it's on https://t.co/mTfo6CFFBFFor some reason they are playing really bad American country music away the global climate strike in Budapest. Please make it stop.Climate Leviathan is free this week, at least as an ebook. Download it it at all interested. If unconvinced, you ca… https://t.co/jLmoUsmsXl
Retweeted by Christopher R. Cox“Contrary to Neoliberal claptrap, businesses and markets are inneffective at doing most of what makes capitalism ru… https://t.co/1hBsoIgwsv
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9/27
2019
@anarchopac Thanks. Haha! Good be surprised how often sarcasm like that is quite seriously someone's position.
9/26
2019
Did you know our Fed poverty line is based on 1955 spending, & the way we calculate it hasn’t changed since 1964?… https://t.co/S1t6W7y1b0
Retweeted by Christopher R. CoxI'll just call it out now. Trump is very likely going to win this battle. @anarchopac This is a useless and unserious statement. Come on. Not to mention wrong AF. Sorry, I like many, maybe… https://t.co/8CaoXOxrEv
9/25
2019
Elizabeth Warren’s daughter, Amelia Warren Tyagi, is Chairwoman of Demos, a liberal think tank. Per Demos’ 2018 t… https://t.co/zcENT252RK
Retweeted by Christopher R. CoxGives me no joy to say it but here’s why I believe Warren is likely to lose to Trump. https://t.co/9NfP0YMz2Q
Retweeted by Christopher R. CoxWhat a disgrace that it takes a 16-year-old to tell world leaders what they won't acknowledge: We cannot continue w… https://t.co/g1b32GoYF1
Retweeted by Christopher R. CoxCringe-worthy as hell. https://t.co/xc0iZHeBL7If the son of @BernieSanders was the head of a lemonade stand and that lemonade stand donated to… https://t.co/vvfUIzWDay
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9/24
2019
@stresssssssssed @nick_w_estes @jaybeware And when has she "condemned the left"? @stresssssssssed @nick_w_estes @jaybeware Sorry that's some bullshit. Mention her abs mention everyone doing what s… https://t.co/rAJMuGnq3e @nick_w_estes @Sal_DeRosa And to be clear, Greta has been calling for their heads all along, teen or not.
9/23
2019
It is unjustifiable for even one billionaire to exist on a dying planet. @oikeios When I finish my dissertation, I want to write a high school reader based on that book. Jason, don't let me forget it.This is awesome as hell, and if you don't know why, go read Jason W. Moore @oikeios https://t.co/6lzHoxyYQ7 @AyoCaesar This fing hilarious.
9/21
2019
@anarchopac Unless of course you are merely pointing to the fact that under any state socialist format, the are sti… https://t.co/FyRpW5XHH6 @anarchopac I think a better term for that might be national socialism, you know, Nazis. However, it's not capitali… https://t.co/Ztv7SXb8jJ
9/17
2019
@philosophrob She also has to say that to get the support of the establishment dems. @philosophrob The rich may go free under Warren’s wealth tax https://t.co/rlZSkcF29b Among households with annual i… https://t.co/KK8WFLDS0c
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9/13
2019
The now https://t.co/uIdvXjuZ20
9/12
2019
#showmeyourneighborhood https://t.co/JhZUhsVmxQThis is a damn good one. https://t.co/aajvE2qwIq @caromholland I love it. haha @caromholland Too much water! No flavor! Same with grapes. @aprudy Oh and yes to the relations part! The ways in which places are produced are determined by the relations. Ma… https://t.co/fXNKvytz7a @aprudy Right, so if place is co-generated in and through space, space is this the beginning. Positive/negative as… https://t.co/qd6eZxpGPBCurious what people think about this. What are the protests in Hong Kong about? I'm genuinely unsure. "Western medi… https://t.co/1GKVgzZrni
9/11
2019
Space is not a passive container where place is produced, but space exists prior to place. Is that problematic to acknowledge? @Chris_Saltmarsh Eco-fascism is here and preached by the white liberal mainstream: "Many see overpopulation as the… https://t.co/pcHRdnZMec
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9/10
2019
My prediction as of now: The DNC will shift focus away from Biden pretty soon, and likely toward Warren. Warren wil… https://t.co/Vv2h32sc90In the last five years, Bernie Sanders has introduced three bills to expand the estate tax. Why hasn't Elizabeth Wa… https://t.co/G8P4DEy8jg
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9/9
2019
Last week @g_kallis and I published our article on ecomodernist history. Many ecomodernists say they've enjoyed it.… https://t.co/RmRe9RHiWH
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9/4
2019
Securities & investment industry money received: Bernie Sanders 2018: $12,057 2012: $16,250 Total: $28,307 Elizab… https://t.co/fWqEBeEegw
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9/2
2019
@caromholland The phrase you are looking for is "intellectual welfare." 🥁Let's get real on Yang: He's using a basically socialist idea to draw broad interest so that he can placate the poo… https://t.co/UIEs5uZt1d
9/1
2019
This is why. https://t.co/jSK6iIVYg5Jason W. Moore on the #capitalocene (en francais) https://t.co/Rjnm9G0ojn
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8/31
2019
Manhattan! https://t.co/8SxPYk2WRk
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8/28
2019
Is burnt broccoli any less carcinogenic than burnt bread?Microsoft Teams, whatever the hell you are, please fuck off already.The Amazon is very likely in dieback mode. Bolsonaro and his ilk need to be ceremoniously tossed upon the flames."The Amazon is on fire — indigenous rights can help put it out" - my new piece in @BostonGlobe https://t.co/5LlG1OZdEW via
Retweeted by Christopher R. CoxThis is well done and includes a link to the Pew Poll that shows the inaccuracy of the supposed "Bernie bro" phenom… https://t.co/rxXgPt7JedJust your morning reminder that disdain for women's bodies and disdain for the earth are deeply connected. Both rem… https://t.co/4So3A2OPjD
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8/27
2019
@khollis Apparently a 4 year degree makes you dumber?This is amazing. https://t.co/yfLf6SAAL7
8/26
2019
@stschrader1 I hope you will teach folks why you are doing that too! I could have used that lesson when I was an un… https://t.co/QuTvfLmtBD @jaybeware @tbh4justice @stschrader1 Thanks for that. It's always annoying when someone proclaims to leave someone… https://t.co/7CmyvHYilm
8/24
2019
This is a crucial moment. The Amazon is not just burning. Bolsonaro is stoking the fires, motivating farmers to cle… https://t.co/UR0clL6MTW
Retweeted by Christopher R. CoxThis absolutely needs to happen https://t.co/mvRTpymOiCBernie is dropping plan after plan and not getting much wonk love. Turns out “having a plan” messaging is...not about the plans
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8/23
2019

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