Mary Branscombe (marypcb) wrote,
Mary Branscombe
marypcb

My tweets

  • Thu, 12:26: RT @MayorofLondon: Enough’s enough. The Government must urgently investigate why BAME people are more likely to die from #COVID19 and wha…
  • Thu, 12:27: RT @JolyonMaugham: Today's judicial diversity stat: of 1,395 salaried judicial roles (non-Tribunal) a total of eight are held by those who…
  • Thu, 12:28: RT @CharlieBCuff: Seeing as support is being offered to so many black journalists right now lol, a good time to mention that I'm in need of…
  • Thu, 12:29: RT @BarristerSecret: TODAY: “There was no question whatsoever of my having provided any public legal view on the matter” 23 MAY: The AG ap…
  • Thu, 12:30: RT @jens1nghl0g: For any of my black followers in the UK Black Minds Matter have got together professional therapist to provide FREEEEEE th…
  • Thu, 12:30: RT @LibDemLords: The Public Health England review on disparities and the outcomes of COVID showed COVID obesity, hypertension and type-2 di…
  • Thu, 12:31: RT @EmilyGuerry: These are some of the front pages of UK newspapers. Instead of reporting on the #blacklivesmatter movement, we see the ima…
  • Thu, 12:32: RT @JoofGreenGables: I tell you what else is unprecedented. The fact that these hashtags are still trending after 2 weeks . That’s why Bori…
  • Thu, 12:32: RT @tashadrinkstea: You'd think the lack of POC voices in publishing was a sudden, shocking surprise to the UK publishing industry instead…
  • Thu, 12:33: RT @FredTJoseph: The fact that so many media outlets have decided to platform white writers and creators for their thoughts on protests abo…
  • Thu, 12:55: RT @laurie_winkless: Bisa Butler's art is ASTONISHING. She uses no paint - her portraits are entirely made from textiles and fibres. They'r…
  • Thu, 12:55: RT @zararah: Me: "British-Bangladeshi people are twice as likely to die from Covid as white people in the UK" White people: "Omg, why coul…
  • Thu, 12:56: RT @newimprovedtom: Depressingly familiar comments on Green Party BLM post on Facebook: “stick to the environment”. If you call yourself gr…
  • Thu, 12:58: RT @jazzedloon: The Guild statement – which I helped draft with many, many others – fully recognizes that the op-ed desk has a responsibili…
  • Thu, 12:59: RT @flying_rodent: We get a lot of “Upsurge in populism” but a lot less “Governing classes turning to overt racism, xenophobia, shitty medi…
  • Thu, 12:59: RT @RevRichardColes: It is the feast of St Petroc, Captain of the Cornish Saints. When he returned to Cornwall from a pilgrimage in a downp…
  • Thu, 12:59: RT @mrjamesob: I know a lot of people who don't read Private Eye think it's just jokes. On the contrary, they also do peerless & mighty jou…
  • Thu, 13:03: How about John Boyega in another Dickens adaptation from @Aiannucci or he would be brilliant as the lawyer in Wilk… https://t.co/8Trf1HvI22
  • Thu, 13:03: RT @OrachaelO: In case you missed it. John knows where he wants his future to be. Send him your movies. Netflix Inks Deal with John Boyega'…
  • Thu, 13:03: RT @sbisson: Well that's a new one: DM spam from someone pretending to be a student asking for advice on how to cheat in exams because thei…
  • Thu, 13:03: RT @UKStatsAuth: Sir David Norgrove has today replied to @MattHancock, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care regarding the Governme…
  • Thu, 13:03: RT @Scientits: I RT’d something earlier from an NHS doctor, where he urged caution against overly positive virus news. A man has responded…
  • Thu, 13:04: RT @ebananuka: You don’t get to treat your support of minorities as our dirty little secret.
  • Thu, 13:04: RT @ebananuka: You don’t get to be an ally only when it works for you.
  • Thu, 13:05: RT @ebananuka: You don’t get to jump on the allyship bandwagon if you’ve watched colleagues from minority backgrounds being treated differe…
  • Thu, 13:05: RT @ebananuka: There’s something about being a Black woman (hello, gender and ethnic pay gap!) in an industry that is 92% white being suppo…
  • Thu, 13:05: RT @ebananuka: “Aggressive”, “chip on the shoulder” etc etc – god forbid we show emotion and give those that attack a chance to reinforce a…
  • Thu, 13:08: RT @TweetsByBilal: Want to do something about racism? How about just believing people when they speak on it. There’s a start.
  • Thu, 13:15: RT @AngelaDSaini: My UK publishers @4thEstateBooks are giving away 1,000 copies of Superior through @NewhamBookshop with delivery covered t…
  • Thu, 13:15: RT @AngelaDSaini: Race science is not just a pseudoscience, it is the intellectual framework upon which our modern-day racial categories ar…
  • Thu, 15:25: RT @MalachiteTiger: Police shot up a gay bar in Charlotte, NC Police shot up a gay bar because they were sheltering protesters and giving…
  • Thu, 15:26: RT @sbisson: Tories do what we always said they would, even when they promise not to. So it's goodbye to the UK livestock and poultry farme…
  • Thu, 15:28: remember how the Tories went from promising this wouldn't happen to promising to 'follow the science'? the inevitab… https://t.co/enwyj9IJAy
  • Thu, 15:53: RT @maggiekb1: First-hand account from a reporter who was in New York last night as protesters were kettled and beat with batons. https://t…
  • Thu, 16:21: RT @GossiTheDog: I don't know why ransomware groups have moved on to threatening to release data, just threaten to install Oracle database…
  • Thu, 17:00: RT @PaulDJohnston: If you haven't ditched Revolut by now, then you will after reading this. Revolut staff claim they’ve been told to quit…
  • Thu, 17:02: RT @matt_levine: from my inbox this morning, nature is healing etc. https://t.co/FH21r1Gx30
  • Thu, 17:03: RT @jakehonig: Please don't buy books about structural racism from Amazon
  • Thu, 17:03: RT @Fahrenthold: In Minneapolis, cops pulled a WashPost reporter over in a traffic stop for knocking on the door of the police union's lead…
  • Thu, 17:04: RT @EricaJoy: “they’re quitting the environment you set up for them,” is a WORD. https://t.co/b1Puf2Przk
  • Thu, 18:29: RT @ajohnsocyber: From Microsoft CVP Sarah Bond My Black Man https://t.co/0b8xp16M1Z
  • Thu, 18:31: RT @PrivacyMatters: The @WHO in temperature screen at airports: "Temperature screening alone, at exit or entry, is not an effective way to…
  • Thu, 18:33: RT @ryanbeckwith: I have covered the immediate aftermaths of earthquakes, rushed to the site of burning buildings and headed straight to th…
  • Thu, 18:34: RT @AGlasgowGirl: Boris asking Europeans he forced out of the country to return to the UK is like your ex getting back in touch after reali…
  • Thu, 18:36: RT @_s_hari: And there it is. The money Zuck donated was a blatant manipulation technique https://t.co/cnMekrB92A
  • Thu, 18:36: RT @fleurchild: Be kind to smaller-scale, social impact open source project maintainers. Most of us have busy schedules, which includes ful…
  • Thu, 18:38: RT @jeremyjkun: Caveat emptor: I wasted a lot of time on timeseries anomaly detection before finally understanding that anomaly detection i…
  • Thu, 18:38: RT @jeremyjkun: @tdietterich If you can't tell the difference, and you don't have a model that can incorporate labels where humans say "thi…
  • Thu, 18:38: RT @jeremyjkun: @tdietterich Also spent time listening and talking to experts who had deployed anomaly detection systems in prod at Uber/Am…
  • Thu, 18:39: RT @akela_lacy: Tired of being made to deal with my coworker @lhfang continuing to push narratives about black on black crime after repeate…
  • Thu, 18:42: RT @thurrott: "iOS 14 is getting a surprise feature to make browsing better" Is it letting me set Edge as my default browser? Because that…
  • Thu, 18:42: RT @EyeEdinburgh: Grant Shapps claimed in #UKCovid19 that the reason remote working at Parliament had to end was because Parliamentary comm…
  • Thu, 18:43: RT @BethanCantrell: The TechPolicy_Literati book club at Microsoft has picked the next book, How Long 'til Black Future Month? by @nkjemisi
  • Thu, 18:45: it's such a week, we're hardly even noticing Russia spilling diesel in the arctic on Exxon Valdez levels https://t.co/JNyrC3CrVB
  • Thu, 18:48: given that Google bought into POWER architecture as a negotiating point against Intel (who are used to Microsoft be… https://t.co/F4ywgemtbM
  • Thu, 18:49: let's give �350 million back to battery chicken farmers? https://t.co/0dKNSrJxj8
  • Thu, 18:52: RT @willcarless: 1/ After we found hundreds of police officers in racist and extremist groups on Facebook, we tried to get the worst offend…
  • Thu, 18:54: RT @ArthurAsseraf: I am tired of people thinking that there are riots in France because we love it and we’re cosplaying Les Mis: people rio…
  • Thu, 18:55: RT @RMac18: Nextdoor, a platform with a history of racist issues, tweeted “Black lives matter” on Sun. This week users who posted that sam…
  • Thu, 18:55: RT @mekkaokereke: Most of the feedback is legitimate. Some of it may even be unfounded. It doesn't matter. If you react defensively and shu…
  • Thu, 18:56: RT @CopyrightOffice: The Copyright Office is soliciting comments for its study on the extent to which copyright owners are experiencing inf…
  • Thu, 18:58: RT @karenmcgrane: Why is it that publishing a diversity of opinions always just means publishing racists? 🤔 https://t.co/eyZJZp7tRZ
  • Thu, 18:58: RT @StevePeers: Surprise! There are many more examples of Ms Dorries using the same sort of language about mental health that she criticise…
  • Thu, 18:59: RT @ngleicher: Today we’re beginning to roll out labels on state-controlled media entities so users can understand who is behind the report…
  • Thu, 21:00: RT @KennyDeForest: He goes on to explain that one of his best friends is South African. He said “I asked him what it was like in South Afri…
  • Thu, 21:00: RT @KennyDeForest: ...and there was nothing they could do to stop it. The people had momentum and apartheid ended. Critical mass. That’s wh…
  • Thu, 21:02: RT @marylgray: coauthored w/ Siddharth Suri and the amazing support of our @MSFTResearch team! Thanks for coming to the session, David : )…
  • Thu, 21:05: you may know Forks for Twilight, cheesy ads around the town that cash in on Twilight tourists and having a prison https://t.co/gdmOHVjDJy
  • Thu, 21:06: RT @abicharnley: meghan markle is being crucified by brits for speaking out about black lives matter and that’s how you can tell racism is…
  • Thu, 21:09: RT @DataSciBae: @DataKimist We need us to be visible in leadership and not as tokens.
  • Thu, 21:09: RT @DataKimist: @DataSciBae Go beyond hiring them! Decimate the obstacles that prevent Blacks from being successful at your organizations,…
  • Thu, 21:09: RT @DataSciBae: You don't get to just post a black version of your company's logo and get points for ending systemic racism. If you're a V…
  • Thu, 21:12: RT @edzitron: Weird - instead of updating the article with even one black PR professional, PRDaily has now mysteriously paywalled the artic…
  • Thu, 21:15: RT @Amy_Siskind: NEW: An audit of thousands of old case files by Ukrainian prosecutors found no evidence of wrongdoing on the part of Hunt…
  • Thu, 21:17: RT @king_infosec: Schneier on Security: Zoom's Commitment to User Security Depends on Whether you Pay It or Not https://t.co/xa2aZ4wmPq htt…
  • Thu, 21:21: RT @Lollardfish: How dare you bring gas masks just because we plan to gas you. https://t.co/i7Iei8IiHN
  • Thu, 21:22: RT @pjux: "Will I be invited into the rooms where decisions are made? Even if I am invited, will I be heard?" @elise_m_smith #blckvc
  • Thu, 21:22: RT @pjux: .@MoniqueWoodard on how white allies can help: 1. Act within your sphere of influence 2. If you have the ability to write a check…
  • Thu, 21:22: RT @pjux: "We should be well beyond this idea of separate but equal. Black operators don't need a separate water fountain. You need to addr…
  • Thu, 21:22: RT @pjux: "Raising a fund is like crawling through glass. Raising a fund as a black person is crawling through the glass with no clothes on…
  • Thu, 21:22: RT @pjux: . @delane: "If you're a vc, hire at least one black partner. Give them the opportunity to bring in at least one black analyst...h…
  • Thu, 21:22: RT @pjux: .@TheValuesVC: Bessemer, Columbia Business School "3 cop cars pinned me to the ground...because someone called the cops on me...e…
  • Thu, 21:23: RT @cory_foy: Wait, all that pomp yesterday was for a $2.2mm fund? https://t.co/a8uWwxFyIT
  • Thu, 21:24: RT @OliveOilCorp: All of these doors have suddenly opened like magic overnight, which brings me to the conclusion that you've purposely dea…
  • Thu, 21:24: RT @RozKaveney: The NHS website has changed its advice on the use of puberty blockers for trans adolescents. The science hasn't changed, bu…
  • Thu, 21:24: RT @OliveOilCorp: "We've been actively ignoring you until now. Luckily, we find you profitable now, and would love for you to join the team…
  • Thu, 21:25: RT @marazepeda: "You owe Black founders an apology. You owe us reparations. I will not apologize for being offended & insulted by these peo…
  • Thu, 21:26: RT @bizarrelaughter: @RozKaveney some screencaps for the "Treatment for children and young people" (now "Hormone therapy in children and yo…
  • Thu, 21:28: RT @Infosec_Taylor: I have been using Tineye to analyze looter/protest/police abuse images to find out when they were first posted. Peace…
  • Thu, 21:28: RT @The_Crox: NEW: @BBCNews has learnt Professor Kevin Fenton did *not* "lead" Public Health England's review into the impact of covid-19 o…
  • Thu, 21:28: RT @The_Crox: Speaking in the House of Commons today, equalities minister @KemiBadenoch said: "We do want to see diversity in leadership ac…
  • Thu, 21:34: RT @clemensv: #exposeantifa is trending in Germany .... And regular folks are flooding the hashtag with cat pictures and all kinds of othe…
  • Thu, 21:35: RT @Viss: this thread continues, now with lawyers! who have shed some light on stuff that most folks who arent lawyers would just assume.…
  • Thu, 21:47: RT @DominicWillit: ♥️ how MyAnalytics in #Office365 makes it easy to check on my work habits. I'm a big believer in batching time for email…
  • Thu, 21:48: RT @DmitryOpines: For greater certainty: The only way a yacht helps secure a trade deal is if it belongs to Putin and the negotiating team'…
  • Thu, 21:51: RT @alicegoldfuss: HEY TECH COMPANIES Juneteenth is in 2 weeks Now is a good time to make it a company holiday
  • Thu, 21:52: RT @wiredferret: One useful thing @Twitter could actually do today is give Black activists Verified status. And all the women and non-bina…
  • Thu, 22:05: RT @nikeshshukla: If you're a Black writer in UK working on your first novel and would like an hour of free mentoring over Zoom, I'd love t…
  • Thu, 22:05: RT @PaulBrandITV: NEW: Lib Dem @LaylaMoran has tonight laid down a motion in Parliament calling for so-called conversion therapy to be made…
  • Fri, 11:48: GDPR has exemptions for public interest, but the government has drunk-driven a coach and horses through them, then… https://t.co/df8powOrP7
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