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Vidya @VidyaKrishnan Who knows where home is

Health & science journalist. Probably listening to a podcast. Bylines: The Atlantic, LA Times, The Hindu, @thecaravanindia Email: vidyakrishnan13@gmail.com

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Kolkata: Bangladeshi student asked to leave India after she posted anti-CAA protest photos https://t.co/a24kqRzkmW via @scroll_in
Retweeted by VidyaThe drama of the anchors have started. As the violence is over, all of them are on ground wearing ridiculous outfit… https://t.co/69wkZ8kwvj
Retweeted by VidyaCc @DelhiPolice @Uppolice https://t.co/3mvtLQALmoThey clubbed him in the face and dragged him out. Family members, in hiding around the neighborhood, frantically ca… https://t.co/evUxon5bBB
Retweeted by VidyaThe differences here between Sanders and Warren on the violence against Muslims in India speak volumes. https://t.co/IclUmPjfjl
Retweeted by VidyaSo is self defence a crime now ?
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2/28
2020
As a lawyer, I'm ashamed As a citizen, I'm appalled Justice in PPP Model ... P= Postpone for Govt. P= Prevari… https://t.co/C9b679D0c4
Retweeted by VidyaCrouched on his knees, hands over his head… his photo became the image of Delhi’s violence. At the centre of the br… https://t.co/PMORnU8gks
Retweeted by VidyaListen. If a community responds in defence with whatever little resources they have, it doesn’t mean that ‘both com… https://t.co/1taXZQmbFX
Retweeted by VidyaAAP has suspended Tahir Hussain from party. He will remain suspended til the enquiry is completed. These people h… https://t.co/gjScEoiLT8
Retweeted by VidyaA pogrom is not launched by Hindu mobs. A pogrom is where the state & state machinery incites abets & aids one mob… https://t.co/uLE45WOdIY
Retweeted by VidyaIndia has used 364 out of 40doses of Delamanid. Each state has less than 10 doses left. Extremely drug resistant pa… https://t.co/O31ODda7qM
Retweeted by Vidya.@PriyamvadaGopal: "We have to drop the language of 'clashes,' and even 'riots' and 'communal violence'" when descr… https://t.co/Bfom2ehZqe
Retweeted by VidyaSo many killed , so many injured , so many house burned , so many shops looted so many people turned destitutes but… https://t.co/UfOVJyV3N0
Retweeted by VidyaSoli Sorabjee, Attorney General of Vajpayee, calls transfer of #JusticeMuralidhar “STUPID”.
Retweeted by VidyaDCP Joy Tirkey is also incharge of the probe in JNU attack where zero arrests have been made in over 50 days. https://t.co/Zzts0gu5id
Retweeted by VidyaScience-denier Mike Pence put in charge of US response to Coronavirus outbreak: What could POSSIBLY go wrong? 🧐
Retweeted by VidyaIndia is a democracy under a dictatorship. Despots of the world are united in actively encouraging majoritarianism,… https://t.co/SAlUE4Tlan
Retweeted by Vidya<Delhi Police Probes #DelhiRiot2020> FIR Against BJP Leaders: "Situation Not Conducive" FIR Against AAP Co… https://t.co/wowEDTagCM
Retweeted by VidyaOur vocabulary must change. Pay attention to @PriyamvadaGopal on the need to use the right words to call a spade a… https://t.co/UXmHqyJnvW
Retweeted by Vidya“Rioters trashed everything we owned, and set the house alight,” says Parveen. Her house is among the 4 that were l… https://t.co/JcpZ57tXi5
Retweeted by VidyaKapil Mishra's 'peace rally' is as worthless as Amit Shah as Home Minister. #DelhiRiots https://t.co/lmwj7hP5EB...Adding insult to injury. 37 people are dead because this man opened his vile mouth. https://t.co/YPAJ1qoDudThat video of Muslim families leaving neighbourhoods with everything they can carry should sicken every Hindu.… https://t.co/NUr7O7qGzEI'm ashamed to be a part of #Hindu majority in Modi's India, where the govt butchers innocent civilians with impuni… https://t.co/eQkIQUamaSMuslim residents from Mustafabad in north east Delhi leave the area carrying their belongings with them.… https://t.co/1DndWSRF2K
Retweeted by VidyaA bunch of us have shared the fundraising work for survivors, swati is trying to raise money for 3 families whose h… https://t.co/QDCsETSKr5
Retweeted by Vidya @sardesairajdeep @d_s_thakur Mr Sardesai, u do realize you have actively enabled a facists govt's masterstrokes ove… https://t.co/RfTQVyga1nA family, in Hindu dominated Brijpuri shifts to a safe place. #DelhiRiots https://t.co/CaOXJTtdhX
Retweeted by VidyaThe court has completely chosen to disregard the law, laid down by the SC and has granted time to the Hon'ble SG to… https://t.co/srfp3PueAW
Retweeted by VidyaJust a reminder: Those who walk free right now. - Komal Sharma - Akshat Awasti - Pravesh Verma - Abhay Verma - Kapi… https://t.co/b46TbFVqjZ
Retweeted by Vidya"Not an urgent matter." https://t.co/UpKKc3whZ9While rioters enjoy a free run, activists are being fabricated in false cases. @KSaifi was picked up by Delhi Polic… https://t.co/6lhocP7tQb
Retweeted by Vidya37 dead. Over 200 injured. Central govt hasn't announced relief measures. State govt hasn't set up a helpline nu… https://t.co/i03yYQfq4iTahir Hussain ! Media channels- run this https://t.co/53cLR4E7NU
Retweeted by VidyaIMMEDIATE need for central govt & Delhi govt to set up control rooms & relief camps to coordinate rescue, provide s… https://t.co/ymLkUdOD1v
Retweeted by VidyaOne of our foremost criminal lawyers points out an important implication https://t.co/kiWM4hNoW4
Retweeted by VidyaActivist @KSaifi , who has worked tirelessly on hate crimes for the past three years, was arrested from Khureji yes… https://t.co/tFzZKRFMQz
Retweeted by Vidya @nilanjanaroy Doesn't feel indestructible. Feels like a fragile bubble that's allowed to exist only because it hasn… https://t.co/2w1t0z5CJEFirst, you had a problem with Muslims asserting their identity in protests necessitated by a law that targeted them… https://t.co/OKyANgfquh
Retweeted by VidyaThe Indian media https://t.co/tsUkTRuGyg
Retweeted by VidyaSpot on https://t.co/a76UJC1OSA
Retweeted by VidyaAhsan Jaffrey tried to talk to the mob after miserably trying to reach Modi and the entire dispensation. Muslims we… https://t.co/kO9g6IpgXO
Retweeted by Vidya. @pbmehta: "By systematically appearing to side with government on practically every issue, by delaying hearings o… https://t.co/XWrIjZAqvD
Retweeted by VidyaThe cruelty is the point. https://t.co/yAAKIgXkL0Very disturbing... Body of 16-year-old girl who died under suspicious circumstances at private junior college in… https://t.co/uDsGVNeWHR
Retweeted by VidyaYear 20xx. Centrist lads reporting from detention camps in India: As you can see, there are two sides to every sto… https://t.co/e95LTiSuyV
Retweeted by Vidya @harsh_mander @TheRahulMehra Gonsalves: If these hate speeches have resulted in murder, these leaders should be boo… https://t.co/ofvFtksCEf
Retweeted by VidyaWhat is this argument? The PM wants peace but lets not register an FIR against ministers who incited the mob that… https://t.co/aP8JOdMWJJIts breathtaking that the Solicitor General of India is fighting tooth & nail the registration of a First Informati… https://t.co/nvNPkeQrwT"There was no urgency." #SabYaadRakhaJayega https://t.co/QWb9b5PUybListen to the helpless cries of a Muslim family hiding on the rooftop as the murderous Hindutva mob set fire to the… https://t.co/2mlOcK8a90
Retweeted by VidyaIf the @DelhiPolice had done its job, residents of riot-affected areas would not have to take these measures. I'l… https://t.co/rktvmgSMerAlmost all of the families waiting for bodies to be released are Muslims. Many say they have no homes to go to now,… https://t.co/pAmVu5mQpY
Retweeted by VidyaHindu Man Battling For His Life After Saving 6 Muslim Neighbours When Mob Burned Their House https://t.co/IUXmHkucMp
Retweeted by VidyaCAA is not against anybody, but if you protest against CAA, goli maro. -- another gem from @surendracart @the_hindu https://t.co/CCbESuwLrW
Retweeted by VidyaSchrodinger’s politician. Those who can be accused of hate speech as well as vacationing at the same time. https://t.co/IKeHjmAEGvThe real rioters https://t.co/KRxBhuVBj5
Retweeted by VidyaOf course. At a time like this, one must reach out to allies with rich experience in ethnic cleansing. Why should… https://t.co/miA5DHRZxEAfter being shamed in the court, @DelhiPolice still refusing toile FIRs against BJPleaders inciting mobs. On camera. https://t.co/iYitYrqVe9Dear Hindus, Were you ever denied a rental application because you were a vegetarian? Was your family lynched beca… https://t.co/hmDwXAHbiF
Retweeted by VidyaJiska intezaar tha, Woh #AchcheDin Aa gaye https://t.co/DBBa3c6VhQThe Ballad of Pehlu Khan by Aamir Aziz. For days like these... https://t.co/2HDMaWa4npI cant get over the first 30 seconds this powerful nazm by #AamirAziz. The pain in his eyes as he recites ... https://t.co/jEIHt25RA5Watch Aamir Aziz deliver a powerful rendition of his poem “Sab yaad rakha jayega, sab kuch yaad rakha jayega" at… https://t.co/fOeGJxnoRl
Retweeted by VidyaRoger Waters of Pink Floyd reads Aamir Aziz's 'Sab Yaad Rakha Jayega' and slays Narendra Modi. #DelhiRiots2020 https://t.co/LAsDDD01Sq
Retweeted by VidyaIf you can donate: #DelhiRiots https://t.co/VoEbdq4S56
Retweeted by VidyaSomething to think about. https://t.co/Y4eWge1LaH
Retweeted by VidyaNone of this means anything. Both for hem are hateful men who deliberately have let 35 people die. They are in me… https://t.co/RFdD4nM8s8 @nilanjanaroy @AamAadmiParty @ArvindKejriwal @msisodia @AtishiAAP @nishasingh Oh but they are helpless. Law & order unke pass nahin hai. @OmairTAhmad @aranjan2012 Omair, you don't owe this person an answer. And a person doesn't need moral high ground t… https://t.co/16AoOTzLOBStill no word from Tulsi on the deadly pogroms in Delhi that her friend Modi has stoked https://t.co/I9G7GCOpxH
Retweeted by Vidya @JairajSinghR 35 JairajThis cruel govt sent notices for damage of property to riot survivors in U.P. Who will pay for the damage to publi… https://t.co/i4TZmpZapfThe riot act. @IndianExpress https://t.co/9yJFTq5WeX
Retweeted by VidyaSo far, there has been no announcement about compensation / medical expenses etc for those affected by this state s… https://t.co/Wq1e4G3xpK @varungrover B grade film ke log desh chala rahe hain..#NamasteTrump #DelhiRiots2020 My #cartoon for @firstpost More: https://t.co/d7EQajd4JI https://t.co/dLuKk6wiir
Retweeted by VidyaWe know what happens next. Fact-finding mission will be set up & it will come in Oprah style, handing clean chits.… https://t.co/rZvFkmDCd9We hv a vengeful thug of a PM whose entire political career is a monument to exactly this kind of petty bullying, l… https://t.co/8xOJY6IvCtModi's cabinet started Day3 of #DelhiRiots with Nazi loving Vir Savarakar appreciation tweets Around noon,PM tweet… https://t.co/Za3QEtnETnOver 200 million Muslims call India home. Widespread anti-Muslim mob violence has killed at least 27 and injured ma… https://t.co/xukArMLDBX
Retweeted by VidyaFascism is when the President of India, Prime Minister of India and Chief Justice of India collude to disrupt the o… https://t.co/ca2CKN8oEb
Retweeted by VidyaThis woman, this brave woman is my hero. Once again, the NSA didn't have the decency to listen to her, having eve… https://t.co/sxgtl3acVZ
Retweeted by Vidya“My daughter is in the 12th grade. Her admit card, ID card, everything is burnt. How will she give her exams,” says… https://t.co/JUo5gXwzOm
Retweeted by VidyaThe pattern is obvious https://t.co/Q5m2Tq3WEL
Retweeted by VidyaIn a nutshell SG Mehta is counsel for Kapil Mishra. Our taxes are funding Kapil Mishra's private legal counsel.
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2/27
2020
Day 4 of the pogrom. Despite assurances of safety from the NSA, CM & Police the violent mob continues to attack Mu… https://t.co/DUJZvlR3YR
Retweeted by VidyaBrazen. https://t.co/TuaouPkLN7I don't have words for how horrific this is. She survived Partition. She survived the riots of 1984, 1992, 2002.… https://t.co/mvEE3A1LzZ
Retweeted by VidyaHeartbreaking video of Muslims in Delhi fleeing their homes, carrying their belongings. The Hindutva mob violence h… https://t.co/8NU4KfXr8Y
Retweeted by VidyaDelhi Violence Case in HC Moved From Justice Muralidhar’s Court. https://t.co/TkU2x5LQ6n
Retweeted by VidyaA day after its First family flew out, the US issues travel advisory about Delhi. https://t.co/345YmWZy8O
Retweeted by VidyaLittle Imraan came out of his home in Mustafabad after three days to look for his favorite notebook. His school ha… https://t.co/9KBdX0IsPh
Retweeted by VidyaA MALE cop, double my size, had the audacity to stick out his hand from the gate and hit me on my face. My other fe… https://t.co/tPqeubvJvQ
Retweeted by VidyaThat the Home Minister should resign or be removed is, I believe in the national interest. It would fix accountabil… https://t.co/REH3asycBt
Retweeted by VidyaThis is how it has always looked, from the earliest days of Modi years. But our celebrity journalists have been s… https://t.co/LsZgXrokKDDid a single person die/get injured due to Sharjeel Imam's speech? How many police teams were put in action to ensu… https://t.co/1juDdy4tqg
Retweeted by VidyaThis woman, this brave woman is my hero. Once again, the NSA didn't have the decency to listen to her, having eve… https://t.co/sxgtl3acVZ
2/26
2020

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