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Carilee Osborne
I tried to type something here 3 times and it was too long 3 times- I talk too much | Researcher | Assistant Editor
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Carilee Osborne 22h
“Or is this just what we are now -- a horde with a checklist and a camera phone, intent on self-producing the destruction of anything left that feels real, one Instagram story at a time?”
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Carilee Osborne Nov 17
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Carilee Osborne Nov 17
“They’ll knock over mannequins in H&M because of a racially insensitive advertisement, but they won’t knock over mannequins in H&M because the clothing is made by exploited brown brothers and sisters in far-off lands, while the SA manufacturing sector is left to rot away”
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Carilee Osborne Nov 15
Replying to @arejay_cpt
Get them crumbs
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Carilee Osborne Nov 15
Replying to @arejay_cpt
A gal can multi-task (where she is or not is a separate question)
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Carilee Osborne Nov 15
Me arriving at UK twitter
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Carilee Osborne Nov 15
'“Common sense” is something that is socially generated, a function of some mixture of intellectual ingenuity, practical need and, crucially, material backing by interest groups in society'- Excellent work
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Carilee Osborne Nov 15
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Carilee Osborne Nov 15
I’ve just listened to a voice note from one of the students involved explaining his reasoning and it made me emotional for how brave, mature and well-thought out it was. The kids may be ok guys 😭
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Carilee Osborne Nov 13
"And for that reason, “cultural Marxism” is not only a sad diversion from framing legitimate grievances but also a dangerous lure in an increasingly unhinged moment."
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Carilee Osborne Nov 8
I have already listened to this episode of a few times. It goes along really well with the recent episode with and the follow up with Malaika Jabali.
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ABC News Nov 7
BREAKING: Jeff Sessions has resigned as attorney general, effective immediately, at the request of Pres. Trump, sources tell .
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Jedediah Purdy Nov 6
Democrats are a national majority party, GOP a national minority that can hold power through disenfranchisement & counter-majoritarian institutions like the Senate, Electoral College, & Supreme Court. This means small-d democracy has to be a relentless focus for big-D Democrats.
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Carilee Osborne Nov 6
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Bhaskar Sunkara Nov 6
Dems running on moral outrage but not tangible ideas lose in the same states concrete progressive ballot initiatives succeed.
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Carilee Osborne Nov 6
Me waking up and trying to take in all the US results
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The Progressive Corner Nov 6
In light of the critical discussion on CT housing on with Read Bongi Maseko's reflections on the housing crisis in Cape Town and South Africa here:
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GeorgeMonbiot Nov 4
Replying to @GeorgeMonbiot
The esssence of neoliberalism is to blame individuals for structural problems. The blame is funded by those who cause the structural problems.
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IFAA Cape Town Nov 4
"‘Economic fundamentals’ are not, as presented by some of our country’s commentariat, uncontroversial laws of nature." and in BDAy today:
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Michael N Smith Nov 4
"Economic fundamentals" in the spotlight with in this morning:
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