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🌈 Thread: Exploring the Vibrant Colors of LGBTQ+ Pride 🏳️‍🌈

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$Pride Month is a celebration of love, diversity, and equality. As we adorn ourselves with the beautiful colors of the rainbow, let's dive into the significance of each hue and what they represent for the LGBTQ+ community. #PrideMonth #LGBTQ
🟥 Red: Red symbolizes life and the passion that fuels our fight for equality. It represents the resilience and strength of the LGBTQ+ community, reminding us of the progress we've made and the battles we continue to face. #Red #Passion
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NINE TCN TOWERS COLLAPSE DUE TO THE ACTIVITIES OF VANDALS

TCN hereby states that nine towers, from Tower 56 to Tower 65
along the Papalanto/Abeokuta 132kV transmission line has collapsed due to the activities of vandals.

The towers located in the Obafemi Owode area of Ogun Electricity Electricity Electricity Electricity
State were all massively vandalized, leading to their collapse.

According to General Manager (T) Lagos Region, Engr. Mojeed Akintola, the towers collapse, was discovered yesterday after a tripping was recorded, and a team was dispatched to trace the fault, leading to the Electricity Electricity Electricity Electricity
discovery of the collapsed towers.

As a result, Abeokuta and its environs are presently out of power supply even as efforts are ongoing to supply bulk electricity through an alternate line, to enable Ibadan DisCo to distribute electricity to its customers whose supply is Electricity Electricity
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Hello, Connections! Welcome back to my weekly column #ATHCOriginal #AskATHC. Today, I want to discuss a rather controversial topic—#Women.

#UnitedShowbiz #Gender #eqyality #Education #womenempowerment #TedTalk #Inspiration #Movies
Last week, I discussed #ContentWriting, but today's topic is different. Before going further, I want to declare outright that I am not a feminist or atheist. I am just a pragmatic, who sees a glass & water as two distinct things rather than seeing it half-empty or half full.
World has moved forward. Girls have gone to space! But culture, religion, ethics, & social evils continue to haunt girls worldwide. I don't want to talk about India, you've plenty of cases where women face atrocities almost every single day here. #RuralIndia #WomenLifeFreedom
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Excellent talk by Simon Sharpe @INETOxford just now, pointing out how the #climate crisis challenges economic #orthodoxy in several ways. Spoiler 🔥"Economics as a discipline has forgotten what the scientific method is" (@camjhep pointing to #heterodox ideas in defense)🧵
💡The premise: To meet our #climate goals, we need to reduce emissions globally by about 8% per year by 2030, as compared to the 1,5% p.a. achieved so far - hence the title of his book #FiveTimesFaster
1⃣ An #economy going through the rapid and far-reaching systems #transition this requires (acc. to @IPCC_CH) cannot be analysed in terms of #equilibrium, a sitation in which "nobody has any immediate reason to change their actions" according to the Oxford Dictionary of Economics. Image
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TCN LAGOS REGION TAKES DELIVERY OF A BRAND NEW 300MVA POWER TRANSFORMER . . . Boosts Transmission Capacity

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) took delivery of a brand new 300MVA 330/132/33kV power transformer at its Lekki 330/132/33kV Transmission Substation on Electricity Electricity ImageImage
April 30, 2023, the latest addition of new transformers delivered to the substation. Earlier, the substation received two brand new 60/75MVA power transformers in February and three heavy-duty truckloads of transformer components in January, 2023, among others. Electricity Electricity Electricity Electricity
TCN Management through its Lagos Region has continued to ensure prompt execution of transmission projects within the Region. This entails the upgrade or total overhaul of its equipment where needed to achieve a more effective and efficient bulk transmission of electricity to the
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Als #Grundantwort wird in der #Nachrichtentechnik die #Reaktion eines #Systems auf ein #Eingangssignal bezeichnet, wenn sich das #System zuvor im #Ruhezustand (auch #Grundzustand) befand, insbesondere also alle inneren #Energiespeicher des #Systems #geleert waren. Image
#This is the definite #proof of the #abuse and #application of #programmable #matter & #time via #Primenumberarchitecture, thus a #mockery of the #victims of #Nineeleven 9/11 AND a #worldwide #show of #power, thus presenting the ability to #blackmail any #country into #obedience Image
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1/4 "Leadership is not defined by the exercise of power but by the capacity to increase the sense of power among those led. The most essential work of the leader is to create more leaders." Mary Parker Follett (1868-1933) #leadership #work #power #internationalwomensday2023
2/4 Mary P. Follett started influencing management and management thinking over a century ago. Her ideas remain deeply relevant to our time – and will continue to be relevant for decades into the future. #internationalwomensday2023
3/4 I'm thankful to have stumbled across an article about Mary P. Follett in my PhD program and then I committed to finding and reading everything, articles and books, that she'd ever written. #internationalwomensday2023
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The #AdaniGroups Saga- For Naive #Investors. A thread

I, Mr A(#Adani) have 100 chips. By #Law, I cannot own more than 75, so I hav 73 chips. 27 chips r sold in d market. Anther 15 Chips: My uncle buys them by pretending to b normal people. This is illegal, bt who will catch me?
So there are 12 chips left in the market. Out of these, #Funds like #LIC buys 9 chips. 3 chips are now left on the open market.

My #media, #political and PR management and #connections are excellent. There are whispers that I am related to the #king and #Government.
My uncle, disguised as a common man, #buys and #sells chips again, creating an impression of great demand. A plastic chip worth Rs 2 is given for Rs 10.
People compete to buy at Rs 12, 13. Then my uncle increases price and buys chips fr Rs 100 making me one of Investors Fav scrip
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"That the #Anthropocene, at its core, is a fundamentally bourgeois concept should surprise no one. After all, it tells us that behind the current, disastrous state of world affairs is the #Anthropos. It’sa trick ...

researchgate.net/publication/26… #history #capitalism #ideology
... as old as #modernity – the rich and powerful create #problems for all of us, then tell us we’re all to blame. But are we? And just who, in any case, is ‘#we’?"
"The #Anthropocene concept has graced the cover of The Economist magazine and received the blessing of The New York Times’ editorial board – for the very sound reason that anthropogenic arguments obscure capitalogenic realities." #Science/#Society
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"This long Malthusian cycle brewed the ideological alchemy of Good #Science and the Civilizing Project. Each moment produced new scientific and imperial regimes that simultaneously mapped, secured, and justified ever more extensive and violent...

scholarsjunction.msstate.edu/emancipations/… #society
... appropriations of unpaid #work/energy for capital. Every moment of enclosing waste (the commons) involved grand movements creating #waste on the frontiers. In this long #history of natural law, Good #Science has been mobilized not only as a “productive force” but as the...
... ideological cement for securing the “general interest”. Thus decisive ideological function for successive #class compacts between ruling strata and the scientific, administrative, and military strata ...
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**Has Russia committed #genocide in #Ukraine?**

My op-ed in @thehill answers #yes. I discuss the politics of naming and differentiate between colloquial, legal, and social scientific understandings -- and their entailments. A thread 1/9
thehill.com/opinion/intern…
First, #colloquial understandings generally center on the killing of innocents. The Holocaust looms large as a prototype, but it can be applied widely to everything from abortion to AIDS. It can also encompass various sorts of mass atrocities 2/9
ushmm.org/genocide-preve…
Because of its capaciousness, the colloquial understanding can be misapplied and politically appropriated – as was the case with Russia’s baseless claims about genocide in Donbas. 3/9
theconversation.com/putins-claims-…
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The fundamental purpose of government in America - to protect the rights & freedoms of all citizens & prevent any one group from monopolizing #power & #wealth we supply.

Together we stand, divided we fall, & we are falling.

In "Y" we trust.
(CONSEQUENCES is everyone's meduim)
It is our collective Capabilities & resources that sustain our government, yet we are seeing a growing number of individuals who seek to manipulate with technology & control our Capabilities for their own (incompetent unimaginative) gains, at the cost of humanities.
We must work to maintain a government that truly serves "WE THE PEOPLE" & not become a kleptocracy / oligarchy where a select few highly corrupt hoard power & wealth at the expense of the masses.
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More Than 400k Texans Without Power Amid Dangerous Winter #Storm | Feb 2
- #Texas has been #frozen after an Arctic front rolled into the Southern U.S. Parts of central, west, and north Texas and nearby states Arkansas and Tennessee under ice storm warnings
gizmodo.com/texas-winter-s… ImageImageImageImage
Half Million #Texans #Freezing, No Power, Due to Private Grid #Corruption and #Lying #Governor | Feb 3
- The storm caused massive power outages and disruptions across highways and roads with central Texas stuck in thick ice since earlier this week
theinteldrop.org/2023/02/03/hal…
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#Firefighters to go on #strike across the #UK after union members vote for action | 1h ago
- More than 80% of members who voted backed strike action across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland when they were balloted last month.
yorkpress.co.uk/news/23287075.…
#UK #Teachers set to #strike after pay #talks with #Tory ministers collapse | Jan 30
- Despite years of falling take-home pay, the government offered most teachers just 5 per cent for 2022-23 — about half the rate of 40-year-high double-digit #inflation.
morningstaronline.co.uk/article/b/teac…
Tiny #Britain is sinking.
Who will be on strike on walkout Wednesday? | Jan 30
- 100s of 1000s of workers will go on #strike on Wednesday in separate disputes over pay, jobs and conditions - the biggest day of industrial action in more than a decade.
kentonline.co.uk/news/national/…
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#Palestinian Authority: #IOF #Jenin raid 'organized #crime and a #massacre' | 12:54
- IOF raided the Jenin camp in Occupied Palestine's #WestBank on Thursday morning, leaving residents and popular resistance groups with no choice but to defend themselves
en.mdn.tv/702L
#Israeli forces #martyr another #Palestinian in occupied #WestBank | Jan 27
- The official Palestinian news agency #Wafa said he was shot in clashes which erupted during a protest against the killings of nine Palestinians during a raid in #Jenin.
radio.gov.pk/27-01-2023/isr…
#Israel and #Gaza militans exchange #missiles following deadly raid in the #WestBank | Jan 27
- as tensions soared following an Israeli #raid killed nine #Palestinians, including at least seven militants and a 61-year-old woman.
lemonde.fr/en/internation…
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1/9 Exciting work from Simona Nitti and colleagues... good news for #space #weather forecasting/predictions and correlated #disaster #preparedness, #bioterrorism, #pandemic preparedness, #power #outages, #cybersecurity, etc.

academic.oup.com/mnras/article-…

#heliobiology
2/9 "#Coronal #holes (#CHs) are the source of #high-#speed #streams (#HSSs) in the #solar #wind, whose interaction with the slow solar wind creates #corotating #interaction #regions (#CIRs) in the #heliosphere."
3/9 "Whenever the CIRs hit the #Earth, they can cause #geomagnetic #storms. We develop a method to predict the strength of CIR/HSS-driven geomagnetic storms directly from #solar #observations using the CH areas and associated #magnetic #field #polarity."
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#Ukraine's #Zelenskyy sacks top officials in anti-#corruption clear-out | -3h
- Zelenskyy has sacked over a dozen senior officials following corruption allegations, in Ukraine's biggest political shake-up of the #war so far.
abc.net.au/news/2023-01-2…
#HeavenlyJerusalem.
#Ukraine Rocked By #Corruption #Scandal, Wave Of Top Officials Resign: Sports Cars, Mansions Luxury Vacations As People Suffered | Jan 24
- regional govs, officials overseeing regions including the #Zaporizhzhia and #Kherson regions.
archive.vn/LWf3h Image
Defense minister #Reznikov under fire as #corruption probes rock #Ukraine | Jan 23
- Oleksii involved purchases of military rations at #inflated prices - a topic that has snowballed into top news in #Kyiv.
politico.eu/article/defens… Image
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TCN'S WHEELING CAPACITY AND TRANSMITTING PEAK GENERATION

TCN's wheeling capacity as simulated by its System Planning Department is 8,100MW and since the simulation was carried out, TCN has continued to expand the nation's grid by rehabilitating and upgrading brown field/existing TCN's Wheeling Capacity  Transmission Capacity  MD's Quotes TCN's Wheeling Capacity  Transmission Capacity  MD's Quotes TCN's Wheeling Capacity  Transmission Capacity  MD's Quotes TCN's Wheeling Capacity  Transmission Capacity  MD's Quotes
projects and building new/green field projects.

The projects are in various TCN's old or new Substations nationwide, from the North to the South, to the East and West. The projects - substations, lines and systems operations projects are numerous and on ground nationwide.

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Several are already in circuit while others are ongoing.

TCN's capacity & capability to transport bulk power is presently above the current bulk power generated into the grid and quantum power being taken by the DisCos.
TCN's capability to efficiently transmit the quantum of
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TCN COMPLETES CONSTRUCTION OF BRAND NEW TOWER AT KATAMPE
…Restores Bulk Supply Through its Central Area Gas Insulated Substation on Thursday, 5th January, 2023 at about 09:48 pm. The tower construction work and stringing of the Katampe-Central Area lines 1&2 were carried out Construction of brand new transmission tower  Katampe New TrConstruction of brand new transmission tower  Katampe New Tr
by TCN’s contractors in conjunction with TCN Engineering and Lines Crew.

Presently, the Katampe-Central Area Double Circuit transmission lines are supplying bulk electricity to TCN’s 3x60MVA Central Area Substation and the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has
equally started off-taking power from the substation to its customers in Abuja Metropolis.

Recall that on the 7th of December, 2022, TCN’s tower No. 20 at Katampe, was brought down by a truck carrying chippings, causing restricted outage in some areas within the Abuja
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Massive 6.4 #earthquake rocks #California leaving people without power | Dec 20
- Its #epicenter was 210 miles north of #SanFrancisco, where a quake hit last week
dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1…
6.4-Magnitude #Earthquake Hits Northern #California | -3h
Northern #California #earthquake causes 'widespread damage' to roads, homes | -2h
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PJM coal burns rose again today, reaching 27.6 GW as natural gas units ran at 41.9 GW. #natgas #ongt #pjm #power Image
Coal usage ramped last night as PJM’s wind assets weakened substantially. #natgas #ongt #pjm #power Image
PJM’s coal inventories climbed +335 GWh during the week ending December 19, which pushed total inventories to nearly 37K GWh. #natgas #ongt #pjm #power Image
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lnkd.in/eZCPufeu PEOPLE: A BID TO RIG ELECTIONS UK, TORY VOTER ID LAWS LOOK LIKE AN ATTEMPT TO RIG OUR ELECTIONS, NOT IMPROVE THEM It’s not too late to avoid the disenfranchisement of the poor and the young before the next general election.
lnkd.in/eZCPufeu EXTRACT ‘Rishi Sunak may this week have been battered and bruised by strikes and U-turns, but he has at least made it past one key milestone:
lnkd.in/eZCPufeu his 45th day in power today means he managed to stay in office longer than Liz Truss did before she announced her resignation.
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@KevinClimate "We've developed this term 'net zero' which allows us to move the burden of reducing emissions out to future generations, out to 2050 and beyond. It’s vacuous. Completely meaningless. It’s Latin for kicking the can down the road."
Source: How Wealth Inequality Fuels the Climate Emergency: @GeorgeMonbiot, Scientist Kevin Anderson on COP26 11 November 2021
lnkd.in/ewKhg8NZ CUMBRIA COAL MINE WILL BE "NET ZERO", SAYS GOVE Hugo Gye 7 December 2022 #GoveLies #PeopleDie #UnfitForParliament
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lnkd.in/eGDzy4s9 SUNAK CAN LEARN FROM STURGEON ON HOW TO AVOID A WINTER OF DISCONTENT
lnkd.in/eGDzy4s9 If Rishi Sunak wants to end the strikes, he has to engage with unions like Nicola Sturgeon.
lnkd.in/eGDzy4s9 The PM knows from furlough that working with unions is better than working against them.
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