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Ran for Congress. Lover of #science, truth and democracy. Appearances: @FoxNews, @SkyNews, @BBC @60Mins; featured: @NYTimes, @BostonGlobe.
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Sep 30 5 tweets 3 min read
🚨NEW: @JohnsHopkins anesthesiologist Anna Gabrielian and her spouse @USArmy military doctor Maj. Jamie Lee Henry INDICTED for conspiring to share highly-sensitive medical records of military personnel with #Russia.… Gabrielian was "motivated by patriotism toward #Russia" & allegedly said her spouse had info on how the US establishes field hospitals. She told an undercover agent their info needed to be used "for something tactically advantageous…not just check if this person has polyps."🤬
Aug 24 7 tweets 7 min read
👏🏼#Pennsylvania, the choice is clear: elect REAL leader @JohnFetterman over snake-oil salesman “Dr” Mehmet Oz, who recklessly lobbied the Trump WH to push #hydroxychloroquine as a “treatment” for #COVID19.

#PASEN #FettermanIsTheBetterman… The House Select Subcommittee report on the #Coronavirus Crisis reveals the role that TV personalities played in bringing #hydroxychloroquine to the attention of top WH officials, highlighting an email from Laura Ingraham and *others from Dr. Mehmet Oz*🤬…
Jul 25 4 tweets 3 min read
‼️Pence’s Chief of Staff Marc Short testified under #subpoena to a federal grand jury probing the #January6th insurrection—the highest-ranked Trump WH official known to have testified.

Trump, Rudy & others should be VERY worried.😎

#SubpoenaGinniThomas… In March, DOJ finally expanded its CRIMINAL probe of #January6th to include preparations for Trump’s “Save America” rally that preceded the the Capitol assault…as well as its financing👉🏼Alex Jones and @Publix heiress Julie Jenkins Fanfelli.

Jul 19 11 tweets 9 min read
🚨BREAKING: Prosecutors informed 16 Trump supporters who formed an FAKE slate of 2020 electors from #Georgia that they may face CRIMINAL charges, underscoring the risk of criminal charges that Trump and his cronies may face.…… The target letters—signaling imminent CRIMINAL charges of Trump’s cronies—were sent by #Georgia’s Fulton County DA @FaniWillisForDA.

And she’s not done yet.😎

Jun 21 4 tweets 2 min read
BREAKING: Wow! The @NobelPrize that Russian journalist Dmitry Muratov auctioned off to raise money for Ukrainian child refugees **sold for $103.5 million** shattering the old record for a Nobel.… Muratov—who won the Nobel in October 2021—helped found the independent Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta and was its editor-in-chief when it shut down in March amid the Putin’s clampdown on journalists and public dissent to Russia’s ILLEGAL invasion of Ukraine.
Jun 13 5 tweets 4 min read
💥MUST WATCH: tomorrow before the @January6thCmte: ex-Southern District of #Georgia US Attorney BJay Pak.

Pak was *forced out* by Trump for “refusing to parrot baseless voter fraud claims in #Georgia.”

But Lordy, there are TAPES.😎

@KlasfeldReports… On a 1/2/20 call when Trump pressured GOP @GaSecofState Brad Raffensperger to “find” 11,780 votes, Trump referred to Pak as a “never-Trumper.”

Lordy, there are TAPES.😎
Feb 10 4 tweets 5 min read
🚨#SHOCKER: Olympic athlete from #Russia busted for doping.

Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva tested positive for #Trimetazidine—a banned stimulant—before arriving at the #Beijing Olympics, jeopardizing her team gold medal won this week.

#Olympics… Valieva’s bust for doping is ZERO surprise, as Russian athletes in Beijing are competing as the “Russian Olympic Committee” (#ROC) **after #Russia was banned because of a massive state-sponsored doping scheme** at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Cheaters gonna cheat.🤬

Feb 5 6 tweets 3 min read
🔥#January6th defendant seeks to #subpoena Trump:

“It is anticipated that…Trump will testify that he & others orchestrated a carefully crafted plot to call into question the integrity of the 2020 presidential election & the validity of Biden’s victory”💥… “Moreover, it will be established at trial that Trump & his conspirators engaged in a concerted effort to deceive the public, including defendant, into believing that American democracy was at stake if Congress was permitted to certify the election results.”

TOTAL #sedition 🤬
Jan 15 6 tweets 5 min read
🔥Carlton Larson, a law professor at @ucdavis and an **expert in #treason law,** on the seditious conspiracy charges against the #OathKeepers:

“This is as a good a case as you could bring.”💥

#SeditiousConspiracy #January6th… After Biden was projected to have defeated Trump, #OathKeepers founder & leader Stewart Rhodes allegedly wrote in a Nov 2020 chat:

“We aren’t getting through this without a civil war. Too late for that. Prepare your mind, body, spirit.”🧐

Jan 13 7 tweets 6 min read
🚨BREAKING: #OathKeepers founder & leader Stewart Rhodes ARRESTED and CHARGED with **seditious #conspiracy** for organizing a wide-ranging plot to storm the Capitol on #Jan6th.

FINALLY, the first insurrectionist has been charged with #sedition.💥… At least 4 #OathKeepers who were at the Capitol on 1/6 and are cooperating with the government have **sworn in court papers that the group intended to breach the Capitol with the goal of obstructing the final certification of the Electoral College vote**.

Total #sedition.
Jan 4 8 tweets 6 min read
🚨BREAKING: Elizabeth Holmes found GUILTY of #conspiracy as part of her role in the total scam that was #Theranos.

She deserves to pay for her crimes. #Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes found GUILTY on 4 counts of wire #fraud + 1 count of #conspiracy, but not guilty on 3 counts. Jury deadlocked on 3 counts.…
Jan 1 10 tweets 7 min read
🚨Fmr #NYPD Commissioner Bernie Kerik turned over some documents to the @January6thCmte but withheld numerous others, including one titled “DRAFT LETTER FROM @POTUS TO SEIZE EVIDENCE IN THE INTEREST OF NATIONAL SECURITY FOR THE 2020 ELECTIONS.”… Kerik’s lawyer provided the “privilege log” to the #Jan6thCommittee saying the file originated on 12/17, a day before Trump huddled in the WH w/advisers including Misha Flynn, where they *discussed seizing election equipment* in states whose results Trump was attempting to throw.
Dec 22, 2021 4 tweets 2 min read
🚨BREAKING: Jury finds Harvard chemist Charles Lieber GUILTY of making false statements about participating in a #China-govt program to attract foreign scientists, failing to declare income earned in China & failing to report a Chinese bank account.🧐… #China had money to spend—“that’s 1 of the things China uses to try to seduce people.”~Lieber

But money wasn’t the reason. By training young scientists in his technology, he hoped to burnish his credentials.

“This is embarrassing. Every scientist wants to win a #NobelPrize.”
Oct 30, 2021 4 tweets 2 min read
🚨New court filings show what Trump is trying to keep secret from the @January6thCmte:

▶️Handwritten memos from his chief of staff @MarkMeadows about #January6thInsurrection
▶️Call logs of Trump and Mike Pence
▶️WH visitor records… The records Trump is trying to hide include: working papers from then-White House chief of Staff Mark Meadows, the press secretary and a WH lawyer who had **notes and memos about Trump's efforts to undermine the election**.💥
Oct 30, 2021 6 tweets 3 min read
🔥Late-night court filing from @USNatArchives details what Trump is trying to hide from the @January6thCmte:

▶️Daily presidential diaries
▶️Drafts of his election-related speeches
▶️Records of his phone calls
▶️Handwritten notes and files of top aides… Per the National Archives, Trump is trying to block ~750 of 1,600 pages relevant to the #January6th investigation, including hundreds of pages from “multiple binders of [Kayleigh McEnany] made up almost entirely of talking points & statements related to the 2020 election.”🧐
Oct 28, 2021 7 tweets 4 min read
🔥Beryl Howell—chief judge of the DC federal court—thrashed DOJ for giving “petty offense” plea deals to #January6th defendants who she said tarnished America’s reputation in the world and enabled violent rioters to threaten the peaceful transfer of power.… “The rioters attacking the Capitol were NOT mere trespassers engaging in protected 1st Amendment conduct. They were not merely disorderly—countless videos show the mob that attacked the Capitol was VIOLENT. Everyone participating in the mob contributed to that violence.”💥
Oct 27, 2021 4 tweets 4 min read
🚨BREAKING: #Fluvoxamine—a cheap drug for #depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder—reduced the need for hospitalization among high-risk unvaccinated adults with #COVID19 in a large placebo-controlled randomized study.… Among ~1,500 #COVID19 patients in #Brazil randomized for #fluvoxamine or placebo, #fluvoxamine reduced the need for hospitalization or prolonged medical observation by 1/3.

Encouraging results, but please still #GetVaccinated!

#coronavirus #SARSCoV2…
Oct 26, 2021 10 tweets 6 min read
‼️#Facebook programmed its algorithm that decides what people see in their news feeds to push content likely to make them ANGRY, treating ANGRY emoji reactions 5x more valuable than “likes.”

Anger kept users more engaged, making #Facebook more money.🤬… #Facebook’s researchers warned that favoring “controversial” posts—including those making users angry—could open “the door to more spam/abuse/clickbait.”

2 yrs later, posts that sparked ANGRY reaction emoji were more likely to have disinformation, toxicity and low-quality news🙄
Oct 26, 2021 6 tweets 4 min read

Internal documents show that #Facebook tracked real-world harms exacerbated by its platforms, ignored warnings from employees about risks of their decisions & exposed vulnerable communities around the world to a cocktail of dangerous content.… ‼️Mark #Zuckerberg testified *under oath* to Congress in 2020 that #Facebook removes 94% of the hate speech it finds before a human reports it.

Zuck LIED.

In internal documents, researchers estimated that Facebook was removing <5% of all hate speech.🤬

Oct 22, 2021 10 tweets 5 min read
🚨Internal #Facebook documents show that posts—including by Trump—fueled the #January6thInsurrection. User reports of “false news” hit ~40,000 per hour.

On Instagram, the account reported most often for inciting violence was @realdonaldtrump.🤬… One FB employee fumed, “This is not a new problem. We have been watching this behavior from politicians like Trump, and the—at best—wishy washy actions of company leadership, for years now….”
Sep 22, 2021 9 tweets 4 min read
🔥Shareholders sue #Facebook alleging that the company overpaid nearly $5 BILLION more to the FTC than its original $106 million penalty to settle the #CambridgeAnalytica data leak **so Mark Zuckerberg could avoid deposition and personal liability**.… #Facebook conditioned its $5 billion payment to the Federal Trade Commission to resolve the #CambridgeAnalytica data leak probe on the FTC dropping plans to *sue Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg individually*.

Americans’ personal data was weaponized to help flip the 2016 to Trump.🤬