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UNHINGED OBSESSION - check out the number of times the #Squad tweets about Israel vs. the rest of the world COMBINED

AOC: 36 Israel
12 rest of world
approx. 75%

Ilhan Omar: 165 Israel
45 rest of world
approx. 79%

Rashida Tlaib: 200 Israel
23 rest of world
approx. 90%
Timeframe measured was April 1st - December 31st 2021.

@IlhanMN tweeted about Israel every 2.25 days

@Rashida tweeted about Israel ever 1.8 days

When looking at all of their tweet combined, this equals approx. 83% Israel vs. 17% rest of the world combined.

Insanity.
As a reminder:

There are 117 other land disputes happening in the world right now.

Approx. 22% of Arabs are citizens in Israel.

.0001% of Jews are citizens in Arab countries.
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1/ On this final day of #BlackHistoryMonth & on this #CiteBlackWomenSunday, I am overflowing with gratitude as I share my first @NEJM publication.

🧵to reflect and give thanks

Without Sanctuary | NEJM nejm.org/doi/full/10.10…
2/ I am indebted to so many for this piece--but most especially, my patients. They are so much more than my muses. They are the ones that force me to confront myself & strive for something better; my greatest teachers; & are my true north when the why gets hard to see or remember
3/ This piece started as a tweet--a reflection from our first @CPSolvers AntiRacism in medicine podcast. So very grateful to @RheaBoydMD & @RRHDr for their wisdom & generosity of spirit which served as the prompt for my reflection & the words that followed
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This is a copy of the bill that will be voted on tomorrow to give everyone 2k checks.

Written by @AOC and @RashidaTlaib. Cosponsored by @PramilaJayapal + @AyannaPressley + @IlhanMN.

This is a #squadbill.

Get ready to see a lot more in the future.

congress.gov/bill/116th-con…
For those who were asking what the progressives and #squad have been doing with their political capital, this is it. I’d say it’s a lot more important (and better strategy) than #forcethevote.

Shows they are going to be a force to be reckoned with for the long haul.
The entire Democratic Party is behind this bill. This is what political power looks like in action driven by progressive wing. Groundbreaking and I think this will be the first of many times in the next decade you see this. I’m pretty damn excited.
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.@AOC passes 300,000 live viewers twitch.tv/aoc
.@IlhanMN is LIVE and got killed in the wrong game twitch.tv/ilhan
"You guys can call me AOC. Mike Pence can't call me AOC."
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Reuter’s in 2009: Soros has financial links to Adbusters (Major Force Behind Occupy Wall Street). Hard to imagine Reuter’s writing anything like this piece today. LOTS of gems 💎 reuters.com/article/idINIn…
Adbusters’ major funder—Tides Foundation—partners with Soros and Gates foundations, among other major liberal slush funds. Crazy Reuter’s allowed such connections to be published just a few years ago. They insinuate Soros/Gates behind the group now trying to overthrow Trump #OWH Image
Their stated goal is to “topple existing power structures”... Sinister stuff. This is a FOREIGN ENTITY! WHO ELSE IS FUNDING THEM??? #CCP #Iran #Russia Image
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Story of a important man in history who got pretty much sadly forgoten😔. As one of the biggedt resistance of Hitler. So I write this also in his memorial

PLEASE SHARE

So I resarched a bit about

Carl Albert Fritz Michael Gerlich
Carl Albert Fritz Michael Gerlich. Born February 15, 1883 in Szczecin in a Calvinist family with four brothers; Died July 1, 1934 in the #Dachau #concentrationcamp. He studied mathematics and physics in 1902. History and anthropology in 1903.
In 1907 he received his doctorate in philosophy (Dr.Phil). In addition to his work as a historian in the Bavarian State Archives Service, he published numerous articles on anti-socialist and ethnic-#German-conservative topics in the southern German monthly magazines.
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Senators will soon cross over to the House chamber where I will be seated in the press gallery for Trump's third #StateOfTheUnion. After weeks of no devices in the Senate press gallery, I will be happily bringing you live updates for @CourthouseNews
@CourthouseNews I will actually be standing, but after weeks of sitting perched over the Senate impeachment trial it will be a welcome mini leg day.
@CourthouseNews House hallways are packed as attendees file into their seats. Just spotted Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, Senator James Lankford and other members, as well as lots of guests including children.
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Capitol statuary hall just fell quiet as guests filter in for Rep. Elijah Cummings’ lie in state ceremony.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to speak. @CourthouseNews Image
Spotted— Rev. Al Sharpton and Morning Joe host, fmr House Rep, seated side by side along with Mika Brzezinski.
Who’s who of DC politics here.

Jerry Nadler, Paul Ryan, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Mark Meadows, Adam Schiff, Ted Cruz, Amy Klobuchar and dozens more waiting on the body of Elijah Cummings to arrive.
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My heart is so full following an impactful and empowering 49th Annual @CBCFInc Annual Legislative Conference!

This year’s theme, “400 Years, Our Legacy Our Possibilities” celebrated Black history, resilience, joy, and success.
During the action-packed #cbcweek we partnered with local experts and community advocates to host a conversation on the plight of Black Immigrants and how we can continue to center the voice of the marginalized while we’re working toward comprehensive reform.
I also joined @angela_rye and my #squad-mates @AOC @AyannaPressley @RashidaTlaib for a talk about what’s more is needed to continually build sustainable progressive movements
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.@BrownPhDGirl, Valeria Sinclair-Chapman, @frasureyokley, @Prof_Masuoka, @realMABarreto, @USCDornsife, Todd Shaw, @CEBejarano, Ricardo Ramirez, Bradford Jones, Michael C. Dawson, @ProfCandis, & Gabriel Sanchez are here together at #APSA2019! What a lineup... #PGILinkedFate25
@BrownPhDGirl @frasureyokley @Prof_Masuoka @realMABarreto @USCDornsife @CEBejarano @ProfCandis These scholars (and @PGI_WPSA editors/guest editors/contributors) have gathered to mark the 25th anniversary of Prof. Dawson's groundbreaking book Behind the Mule. Todd Shaw kicks off the discussion with a look at place identity and neighborhood effects on political behavior.
@BrownPhDGirl @frasureyokley @Prof_Masuoka @realMABarreto @USCDornsife @CEBejarano @ProfCandis @PGI_WPSA Prof. Shaw describes his co-authored PGI article, which draws on the 2016 CMPS to analyze political participation in Black and Latinx neighborhoods. Findings conclude that face-to-face neighborhood interactions positively promote political participation in these groups.
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Before I begin, first things first…
#BarberTwitterTakeover
#BlackEpiMatters
1/n
S/O to the #ancestors whose sacrifice is not lost on me. Blood. Sweat. Tears. Prayers. We do this work to honor them because we know it’s upon their shoulders that we stand…
#BarberTwitterTakeover
#BlackEpiMatters
2/n
One in particular is Dr. Bill Jenkins who transitioned in February. His work exposing the atrocities of the U.S. Public Health Service’s Tuskegee Syphilis Study is an example of how we should all speak truth to power.
#BarberTwitterTakeover
3/n

nytimes.com/2019/02/25/obi…
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#tRrump’s ‘Go Back’ comment is, of course, nothing new for most of us who are brown-skinned, @nytimes
What's new is that the #racist comment is from the #POTUS!
nyti.ms/2jJ06Qs
As one who has engaged with the public, I have had my share
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The best example is this.
In 2016, after attending @theAAG annual meeting in #SanFrancisco, and after observing the #homelessness there, I wrote about the issue and related it to the local conditions here in #Eugene
An important public policy topic, yes?
Oh, but I was a brown-skinned #immigrant who was "complaining" ... how dare I try to make my country better by writing about the plight of the homeless!
The responses came.
Most didn't want to help solve the problem.But to call out my "otherness"
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Dear everyone, sometimes we publish papers that have really big implications than don't get picked up or made a big deal of by the media I believe this 👇 paper by @exergy_paul @dr_anneowen @librand3 & @lukas_hardt is one of those. Let me explain why.
nature.com/articles/s4156…
It focuses on Energy Return On Energy Invested (EROI), a metric of how much energy it takes to provide energy. Unlike most EROI studies, it considers fossil primary energy invested compared to final energy returned to society. Primary energy is the stuff fossil companies extract
from the ground. Final energy is the stuff we use: electricity, refined fuels for heating & vehicles. Now many people have been making the argument that the fossil fuels have higher EROI than renewables (30:1). However, this is only true at the primary energy stage.
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1) Time to teach y'all a little something about strategery.

The art of winning by destroying your opponent's ability to win.
2) Let's start with something simple.

The AOC #Squad vs Pelosi.

Pretty clear fight. Ideological split, Dem civil war, all that fun shit.

ft.com/content/781913…
3) But... the election is over a year away. What happens if either side wins the Dem civil war? They'll be united under that common banner by the time the election rolls around.
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Three things Tweaker Pelosi and the foul four #Squad can do tomorrow to #FixIt

— Flores
— Asylum Laws
— Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act

What's TVPRA? The reason we have 51,000 more UAC's here just since November 2018

immigrationforum.org/article/traffi…
#NervousNancy and #TheSquad need to get their dumbmasses in gear and #FixIt

#Flores Agreement — 9th circuit voted in favor of the #ACLU against the Obama administration ~ July 2016:
US must release child migrants held in family detention

latimes.com/nation/la-na-m…
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😎I’mBaaack!😎

Judge in Stone’s case was given the full unredacted MR.

Gates "continues to cooperate with the gov’t" #Stone #Craig

The MR could end the Trump presidency w/out impeachment #ShockandAwe

EG:”Last week SDNY filed 50 Sealed vs. Sealed cases.” #1MDB #TrumpFam etc
😎I’mBaaack2😎

The Covode report ruined a presidency in 1860, the MR might do the same in 2020 & lead to a Dem victory.

Barr Made $1.73M From AT&T-Time Warner Deal

Dow tanks over 600 pts

The cost of Trump's tariffs has fallen 'entirely' on US biz’ & consumers: $800 per fam.
😎I’mBaaack3😎

China is raising tariffs on $60B of US goods starting June 1

The day Trump imposed his 1st tariffs was 1/22/18. The Dow closed at 26,071.22.

Since then the Dow has had a -2.86% return in 16 mos.

Tax cuts & tariffs have cost America billions. GOP says suck it up
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🎨SKETCH ARTISTS

‘Case Closed’: McConnell urges Congress 2 move on from Mueller Report

Mueller report: Democrats slam Republicans 4 'stunning act of cynicism'

‘There is a dark connection in Washington between McConnell, Barr + tRUmp’

Contempt Hearing – “All systems go!”
🎨SKETCH ARTISTS 2

Durbin: McConnell ignored election security because GOP benefited from Russians

FBI Director Wray distances himself from Barr's use of 'spying' on Trump campaign

C.I.A. Had Evidence of Russian Effort to Help Trump Earlier Than Believed
🎨SKETCH ARTISTS 3

WH invokes executive privilege to bar former counsel from turning over documents to Congress

🔥Robert Mueller is leaving the Justice Department 'within coming days.’

W Mueller on Justice staff, Barr has sway over testimony👆

House's Barr Contempt Docs
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🤼‍♂️IN-FIGHTING🤼‍♀️

Russian hackers were 'in a position' 2 alter FL voter rolls: Spearphishing.

Former Sen. Bill Nelson says FL hacking claims vindicated by Mueller Report

OCR’d Searchable Mueller Report provided by Internet Archive

Audio Version of Mueller Report
🤼‍♂️IN-FIGHTING2🤼‍♀️

Mueller Prosecutors: tRUmp DID obstruct justice.

FBI Warns of Russian Interference in 2020 Race + boosts counterintelligence operations.

Psychiatrists say Mueller Report offers more proof of tRUmp's 'unfitness'.

No collusion? - Read between lines.
🤼‍♂️IN-FIGHTING3🤼‍♀️

NRA President 2 step down as NY's AG investigates.

NRA leadership fight spills N2 public.

NRA suspends top lawyer as infighting roils group.

Shooting at CA synagogue leaves 1 dead, 3 injured in what mayor calls 'hate crime' that 'will not stand.'
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Mother of god what did he do what did he do
jfc
While you're all here I have a piece just up at @HuffPost on CNN's Sarah Isgur disaster: huffpost.com/entry/cable-ne…
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🐘GOP AM🐘

LB: Alt-Right = Active Measures (AM) + RU 💰& amplified by RU trolls + coordinated RW media machine + guided by Conservative PR firms & think tanks + Bannon/Trump operatives + key @GOP Senate/Congressional staff = sources for MSM = control the news cycles/narratives
🐘GOP AM2🐘

In June 2016, Rob Goldstone emailed DonJr. promising incriminating information about HRC as part of a RU gov’t effort to help the Trump campaign.

Did the White House via @RajShah45 leak identity of Dr. Ford to @GOP operatives hours before the WaPo story broke?
🐘GOP AM3🐘

‼️Nationwide Women’s Walk out Mon 1 pm EDT to 10 pm PDT

👉🏼@GOP are actively dehumanizing woman via normalizing rape, sexual assault, limit access to birth control, sexual abuse of children & likely next decriminalize domestic violence, like Putin did in RU.
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OutRage=Distraction=Provokatsiya

The inhumane Tump policy of separating families is an intentional distraction from the Mueller probe.

Clapper: 'We had a suspect' in Kremlin-WikiLeaks transfer

Stone’s & Caputo’s damningly false denials of contact with RU defies credulity.
Outrage=Distraction=Provokatsiya2

Stay focused folks! GOP are poised to eviscerate the ACA.😱

KAI a Korean firm tied to Cohen got U.S. contract despite corruption probe

@GOP are the Pro-Death party in terms of their 😱 policies affecting American families and Children.🤮
Outrage=Distraction=Provokatsiya3

‼️Don’t forget: Private Prison Company Bankrolled Pro-Trump Super-PAC

The Trump Administration likely will be charged with ‘crimes against humanity’ by the ICC

‼️Did you know the Feds increased key rate by .25 bps last week?
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🍿Buckle Up🍿

Mueller adds obstruction charge on Manafort and Indicts his right-hand man Konstantin Kilimnik:

Conspiracy against USA
Conspiracy to Launder Money
False Statements
FARA (unregistered, false misleading stmts)
Obstruction of Justice
Conspiracy to OJ
Forfeiture
🍿Buckle Up2🍿

Konstantin Kilimnik indicted & superseding indictment for Manafort.

Petten likely next indicted.

Under Trump, “America First” = America Alone👿

Even citizens of G-7 countries have soured on America

Trump ask to invite RU back into the G7 is flatly rejected.
🍿Buckle Up3🍿

Macron & Trudeau hurt Trump’s fee fees, so 45 ducks out climate portion of G7- G6 says good riddance.

NYTs & other RU etc. compro’d media outlets are likely under CI inv’n.

#TeamDeza Journos 💰 for doing the bidding of foreign nations, FARA Regis’s are advised.
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Mommy, Why is There a Server in the House?
Do you know
what a server is?
I bet you do!

A server is
a funny-looking box.
It makes friends with computers!

#someofmybestfriendsareservers
Big people have a server at the "office".
The office is a boring place
where big people go and do boring things.

#tooclose
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