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Profitons de l'attention suscitée par l'avis de la @CIIVISE_contact sur les mères de victimes d'#inceste présumées pour dresser un petit bilan de nos connaissances, ou plutôt de notre méconnaissance de l'inceste paternel en France. #metooinceste
Je l'évoque dans ce papier pour @Mediapart, mais cela va beaucoup plus loin... Accrochez-vous parce qu'il va y avoir des chiffres, beaucoup de chiffres. mediapart.fr/journal/france…
La @CIIVISE_contact estime à 22 000 le nombre d’enfants victimes, chaque année, de violences sexuelles par leur père.
ciivise.fr/wp-content/upl…
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This thread 🧵is going inside the mind of the master adaptive learner with @mpusic and @RB_Cavalcanti at #ICRE2021

Hold tight. This is going to be a crazy ride!
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Let's start with some definitions. Love that.
@mpusic and @RB_Cavalcanti at #ICRE2021 are starting us off at the beginning, but it got deep Image
Learning is part of the core identity of a clinician. We equally need adaptability.

We need to skate between innovation and efficiency for each patient. @mpusic assures me that we CAN teach for adaptability.

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#mustread The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi has spent Rs 293 crore on advertisement in TV channels, newspapers and radio during the pandemic year 2020-21. This is Rs 93.2 crore more than what it spent in 2019-20.
There has been a 2,500% increase from the ad spend in 2012-13, when the Congress-led Delhi government under Sheila Dixit spent only ₹11.18 crore on advertisements. The Kejriwal government has spent approximately ₹805 crore on advertisements ever since he came to power in 2015.
This information has come to light in responses to queries sought under the RTI Act by rights activist @Kanhaiyablogs.

However, these numbers are much lower than what the Delhi government has mentioned in their budget documents.
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#MustRead: The recently released financial statement of PM’s National Relief Fund (PMNRF) for the financial year 2019-20 has revealed that the govt invested Rs 250 crore in Yes Bank Fixed Deposit Receipts even though the RBI had flagged concerns about the bank in 2018.
The investment was more than the Rs 222 cr that the Union govt gave as relief in the year which saw Covid-19, Cyclone Fani and severe floods.
This has raised concerns that Modi govt has converted the PMNRF into a corporate bailout vehicle instead of providing relief.
The investment in Yes Bank was done even though in the beginning of 2019, the RBI had put a moratorium on the bank and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had stated that the central bank had been monitoring the Yes Bank since 2017.
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ICYMI, #mustread
"Sacred sites lack specific and enforceable protections”: Indigenous people face legal barriers that hinder the protection of sacred sites
Such important reporting by @DebKrol. Essential reading. Photos by @photoevans
azcentral.com/in-depth/news/…
Across the Southwest, Native peoples continue to fight legal barriers and bureaucratic obstacles. “Their long-held spiritual ties to the land have been broken by laws, redrawn boundaries and the regulations that open public lands to profitable uses.” azcentral.com/in-depth/news/…
"The callous destruction of Indigenous sacred sites is not just a troubling relic of the past." As recently as 2020, the federal government blew up Apache burial sites to clear the land for the border wall.
azcentral.com/in-depth/news/… @Debkrol
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Thread — #MustRead New #Book on June 1984:-

“ਤੀਜਾ ਘੱਲੂਘਾਰਾ: ਵੱਖ-ਵੱਖ ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਿਆਂ ਉੱਤੇ ਹੋਏ ਫੌਜੀ ਹਮਲਿਆਂ ਦੀ ਵਿਥਿਆ: ਚਸ਼ਮਦੀਦ ਗਵਾਹਾਂ ਦੀ ਜ਼ੁਬਾਨੀ” ਕਿਤਾਬ ਇਸ ਸਾਲ 6 ਜੂਨ ਨੂੰ ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਯਾਦਗਾਰ ਸ਼ਹਿਦਾਂ (ਜੂਨ ੧੯੮੪) ਵਿਖੇ ਜਾਰੀ ਹੋਈ ਸੀ।
ਕਿਤਾਬ ਨੂੰ ਸਿੱਖ ਸੰਗਤ ਵੱਲੋਂ ਭਰਵਾਂ ਹੁੰਗਾਰਾ ਮਿਲਣ ਦੇ ਮੱਦੇਨਜ਼ਰ ਕਿਤਾਬ ਦੀ ਪਹਿਲੀ ਛਾਪ ਮਹੀਨੇ ਕੁ ਦੇ ਸਮੇਂ ਵਿੱਚ ਮੁੱਕ ਗਈ ਸੀ। ਹੁਣ ਬਿਬੇਕਗੜ੍ਹ ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ਨ ਵੱਲੋਂ ਕਿਤਾਬ ਦੀ ਤਿਆਰ ਕੀਤੀ ਗਈ ਦੂਜੀ ਛਾਪ ਜਾਰੀ ਕਰ ਦਿੱਤੀ ਗਈ ਹੈ।
ਇਹ ਕਿਤਾਬ ਇੱਕ ਅਹਿਮ ਇਤਿਹਾਸਕ ਦਸਤਾਵੇਜ਼ ਹੈ ਜੋ ਕਿ ਜੂਨ 1984 ਦੇ ਇਤਿਹਾਸ ਬਾਰੇ ਜਾਨਣ ਦੇ ਜਗਿਆਸੂਆਂ ਅਤੇ ਇਸ ਘੱਲੂਘਾਰੇ ਬਾਰੇ ਖੋਜ ਕਰ। ਵਾਲਿਆਂ ਲਈ ਅਹਿਮ ਸਰੋਤ ਹੈ। ਇਹ ਕਿਤਾਬ ਤੁਸੀਂ @bibekgarh1 @SikhShahadat, ਅਤੇ @sikhsiyasat ਰਾਹੀਂ ਦੁਨੀਆ ਭਰ ਵਿੱਚ ਕਿਤੇ ਵੀ ਮੰਗਵਾ ਸਕਦੇ ਹੋ।
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Yes, we owe it to people of Afghanistan to accept numerous refugees.

No, we can’t make that happen by calling evangelicals “not true Christians.”

The critique of hypocrisy doesn’t affect them, but this framing *does* reinforce the very Christian hegemony that lets them run amok
Hand-wringing pundits have been criticizing evangelicals as hypocrites regularly since 2016. Hypocrisy is a baked in feature of authoritarianism, but what so many Americans refuse to acknowledge—it is crucial to face this—is that Christianity is not always or inherently benign
No complex cultural system subject to communal differentiation and internal contestation—and religions are such systems—is benign in its entirety or in its every iteration.

Religious traditions are multivalent.

There’s no “one true way” to do any such complex system
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Done reading. Seems a bit out of date, with the references to "blogs", but it isn't. What it describes is now mainstream media practice.

Excellent read. Helped affirm intuitions that built up in me over the past 3-4 years as well as fill in gaps re: the mechanics.
#MustRead
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Also helped assert a sound basis to some rules I've found myself adopting online e.g. on here:

If anything is a trigger, I refuse to act on it. The check is always what I feel - if angry, outraged or shocked, the reflex-in-training is to feel the emotion and Do Nothing.
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Reaction from me does not come cheap and certainly not easily or so frequently. If someone wants it, they have to work harder/do better.

If something's rapidly getting traction, ignore it till the dust settles. As it is, there's sweet f'all I can do about something already ...+
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#MustRead

As I stated earlier this is quite obviously a coup from my point of view. I won't blame anyone, foreign or Tunisian, for using this term. However, foreign occasional observers of Tunisia have had kneejerk reactions, relying on fetishist, inappropriate frameworks
to tell Tunisia's story. What's missing is often a genuine interest in understanding the context that led to them coup and what might be it's consequences, and what it might mean to diverse Tunisian actors with variegated interests and perspectives.
All I've seen is Thomas Friedman-style analogies, narrow perspectives, cheap activism by bystanders with no skin in the game. But it was to be expected. (Western) journalism, policy-making and academia are less and less about understanding and more and more about pedantic memes.
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#WeekendLecture
#CerebralMicrobleeds #CMB

Radiological construct: small (2–10 mm diameter) round or ovoid #hypointense foci with associated #blooming with enhanced visibility on #MRI sequences sensitive to #susceptibility effects

thelancet.com/journals/laneu… ImageImage
#WeekendLecture
#CMB
🔬#Pathology: recent or old microhaemorrhages
🩸Microvessel injuries, ie: dilatation/fragmentation of the wall, amyloid-ß (in CAA) and fibrin extravasation
🩸Extravasation of red blood cells
🩸#hemosiderin-laden macrophages
karger.com/Article/FullTe… ImageImage
#WeekendLecture

In daily practice #CMB represents a radiological marker of #small vessel disease

In general:
🩸Strictly #lobar CMBs👉CAA
🩸Strictly #deep👉hypertension-related SVD ie #arteriolosclerosis
🩸Mixed 👉combination👆, but must think #hereditary #SVD, ie #CADASIL Image
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5000 follower #giveaway

As promised, I’ll be giving away 10% of my Twitter earnings + sum.

I have 3 @EasyEquities vouchers:
(You can opt for cash instead)

• R200
• R200
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Winners will be tagged on Sunday 4th of July at 1pm.
• EasyEquities voucher 1 (R200)

Rules:

• Share your favorite YouTube video from my channel.

• Include in your tweet:

#subscribed (+ tag) @talkcentss

youtube.com/channel/UCrI_7…
•EasyEquities Voucher 2 (R200)

Rules:

• Tweet any of my threads below.

• Include in your retweet:

#learning from @talkcentss
(name what you learnt)
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#longread: "Why Do Individuals Exhibit Investment Biases?": fin.ntu.edu.tw/~conference/co… Preparando mi sesión s/ #EconomíaConductual próxima @IEF_org Summer School patrocinada por @EDM_AM #MustRead
Al margen trabajos Ariely/Kahneman, mejor fuente para aproximar la psicología humana es leer experiencias de practicioners; esto de Munger sigue siendo miel (y mucho más sólido que la obra académica de Thaler, bastante flojito): fsmisc.s3.ca-central-1.amazonaws.com/great-talks/Th… #HumanMissjudment
Barber & Odean, "Depression babies: Do Macro Experiencies affect risk taking? (spoiler, yes, of course): nber.org/papers/w14813 NBER.
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THREAD: Info on impact of covid vaccines on women.

1/ The vaccines may cause infertility in women (&men). Imp is reference to vaccine induced auto immune reaction which other researchers are also saying. That can raise rates of cancer.

m.facebook.com/story.php?stor… Image
2/ Here are the adverse effects on female reproductive organs being reported in the UK. Includes miscarriages,
Still births, abnormal periods, vaginally bleeding, clots, breast changes, post menopausal bleeding & early menopause.

lifesitenews.com/mobile/news/th… Image
3/ Heavy period bleeding & clots post vaccine can indicate vaccine induced THROMBOCYTOPENIA (drop in platelets). V.dangerous. Can lead to CVST (clots in veins of the brain).MUST be checked & treated with anti coagulation treatment.

bmj.com/content/373/bm… Image
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Read this important new piece by @MatthewBoedy!

One quibble - linking to an article of mine, Matthew says critics of Christian nationalism often refer to it as Christian supremacism.

I don't see the two as synonymous: CS is broader and deeper than CN

flux.community/matthew-boedy/…
Let me explain. But first, here's the piece of mine that @MatthewBoedy linked to, which, thanks! As a writer I definitely don't equally like everything I write, but I am still pretty fond of this one, four months after writing it :)

religiondispatches.org/stop-trying-to…

#TuesdayThoughts
Now then, what's the difference between Christian nationalism and Christian supremacism/supremacy (either term works in my view)?

Christian nationalism is obviously an expression of Christian supremacy, but CS isn't always so overt or directly ideologically formulated
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Most of this week I am attending the @gartner Data & Analytics Summit - EMEA (from inside my home office. yay!). I will be sharing my appreciation for some of the speakers/sessions in this 🧵as well as knowledge that I gained and think is worthy of sharing!

#GartnerDA
Morning started off well with a great session by @danielmintz on how to 'Break the adoption barrier'!

Colleagues are so used to have seamless access to data in their personal lives, while accessing data at work is an horrendous struggle. The gap is huge!

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Participated in a Workshop around 'Creating an Effective Data and Analytics Strategy' with @mikerollings.

It contained some useful exercises that I will take with me in the discussions regarding @Vanderlande 's Data-Driven Strategy!

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Creo que ahora es nuestra oportunidad de aportar nuestro granito de arena. Empecemos con el hilo de cuentas de divulgación que son muy geniales :3
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@AdAbsurdum
Desde que empezamos en esto de la divulgación histórica, han sido un referente. No solo porque creo que es poco decir que sin ellos no existiría este proyecto, sino que nos han dado pequeñas genialidades como sus libros y El Condensador de Fluzo (junto con el resto). Image
@ElCubildePeter ha sido otro referente. Se puede hacer divulgación histórica con un tono desenfadado, exponiendo los argumentos y siempre desde la honradez. Aplicable también para @OtraHistoriaYT, que siempre hemos apreciado su labor titánica en YouTube. ImageImage
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⚖️EQUITY IN #SciEd SLOW CHAT THREAD⚖️

Each day this week I'll post about one of 7 intersecting #SciEd equity projects including thoughts, resources, examples & open issues to explore. I encourage you to add to the 🧵 #NGSSchat #NGSS

Base Resource:
stemteachingtools.org/brief/71 Cover image of the linked r...
7 INTERSECTING #SciEd EQUITY PROJECTS
🌿Centering Racial Justice
🌿Meaningful Phenomena
🌿Multi-Generational Learning
🌿Cultural Pedagogies
🌿Supporting Diverse Sense-Making
🌿Disrupting Ableism
🌿Place-Based Learning & Ecological Caring

Background paper: tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.10… Image of 7 intersecting cir...
We center this #SciEd equity work on two core liberatory purposes:

INDIGENOUS SELF-DETERMINATION
🌿stemteachingtools.org/brief/10
🌿indiancountrytoday.com/archive/what-i…

ABOLITION: RACIAL JUSTICE IN EDUCATION
🌿nea.org/resource-libra…
🌿abolitionistteachingnetwork.org

#NGSSchat #NGSS
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Becoming Leidah Reviews:

One-minute video (best with sound):
- vertical: instagram.com/tv/CNuwX0Cgyqe
- horizontal:

Text version below.
"A stunning debut that has left me reeling! This story was WILD. Weird, wonderful... magnificent."
Plethora_of_pages, goodreads

#debutnovel #scandinavian #celtic #norwegian #bookclub #litfest #marriage #familydrama #7yearitch #cultureclash #simonschuster
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#Mustread

*2K KIDS க்கு -- 20ம் நூற்றாண்டின் குழந்தைகளுக்கு*

பிடித்த பேச்சாளர் - சீமான்
பிடித்த இயக்குநர் - அட்லீ
பிடித்த சாப்பாடு - புரோட்டா & நூடுல்ஸ்
பிடித்த இசையமைப்பாளர் - அனிருத்
பிடித்த விளையாட்டு - பப்ஜி , ப்ளூ வேல்
பிடித்த வரலாற்றுப் புத்தகம் - வாட்ஸ்அப்

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பிடித்த ஆப் - பேஸ்புக்
பிடித்த சொல் - மொக்கை
பிடித்த ஒரே பொருள் - செல்ஃபோன்

படிக்காமல் பாஸ் ஆக வேண்டும். கஷ்டப்படாமல் வேலை கிடைக்க வேண்டும்...

யாருக்குமே மரியாதை தரக்கூடாது..

தனக்கு தெரியாத விஷயம் எதுவுமே இல்லை என்ற மனநிலை...

எல்லாமே உடனே கிடைக்க வேண்டும்..

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காசுக்காக என்ன வேண்டுமானாலும் செய்யலாம்...

விழுமியங்களே தேவையில்லை, சாதி, மதம்தான் எல்லாம்...

சினிமா, கிரிக்கெட், செல்ஃபோன், டிவி இவைதான் உலகம்..

பெண்கள் மீது மரியாதையே இல்லை..

ஆசிரியர்கள், மூத்தோர்கள் எல்லாம் புழு பூச்சி மாதிரி...

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#1jour1essai #Reclaim #Écoféminisme
Est-ce que j'envisage de faire un fil sur le recueil "Reclaim" @ECambourakis @sorcieres1 ? Parfaitement! (à mon rythme)
Des textes cultes de l'écoféminisme réunis par Émilie Hache & traduits par @EmilieNoteris

cambourakis.com/tout/sorcieres…
Pour aujourd'hui, on se délecte avec la couverture, dessin de Prairie Jackson datant de 1979, paru dans "WomanSpirit Magazine"
Donc oui, comme à chaque fois, @ECambourakis fait de très beaux livres, jusque dans le rabat!
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On se délecte encore avec le sommaire, ainsi que les sources de tous ces textes, entre essais et poèmes, le plus souvent les deux à la fois d'ailleurs!
A bientôt pour le premier #1jour1essai ! ImageImageImage
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The #SpecialIssue on '#Colonial #Legacies, #Postcolonial ‘Selfhood’ n the (Un)doing of #Africa' is going to be out in May, @thirdworldq. Some amazing contributions will be curated together. In this thread, I share all the articles that will be part of this collection. #mustread
'The cognitive empire, politics of knowledge n African intellectual productions: reflections on struggles for epistemic freedom n resurgence of decolonisation in 21st century'. #foodforthought by @sjndlovugatshen #ColonialLegacies #Africa @thirdworldq
tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.10…
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my stomach dropped seeing these headlines.
my heart goes out to the families of these victims.
let us fight for them + everyone in our communities feeling unsafe + scared at this time.
notably: asian women make up a far higher share of the hate-incident reports (68%) as compared to men (29%)

nbcnews.com/news/asian-ame…
our hearts are heavy this morning

but here are concrete steps we can take 👇
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PLS RT & SHARE #NGSSchat #SciEd #TeachClimate

Excited to share the web site for the CLIMATE & ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE IN EDUCATION grad seminar I'm teaching with @jnprezzo this term. We'll share readings, resources & ideas based on our inquiry. #UWClimateEd
sites.google.com/uw.edu/climate… Course homepage that includ...
The approach we are taking with the course is that of an interdisciplinary research group focused on education. We will collectively inquire, learn, imagine, design & share our thinking over the course of the term.

We invite you to follow along & join in through #UWClimateEd ImageImage
The driving question of our shared inquiry will be:

How can we promote learning in order to create more just, thriving, and regenerative conditions for all Earthly beings, human and otherwise?

Together we will think across timescales, contexts for learning, and worldviews.
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