Defunding police is unthinkable but every other tax-funded service—from education to transportation to healthcare to after school programs to libraries to the arts— will be first on the chopping block as a remedy to the economic downturn caused by the mismanagement of COVID-19 1/— Bree Newsome Bass (@BreeNewsome) November 9, 2020
Really excited to host this #OpenEd20 panel tomorrow showcasing some great examples of DIY open courseware from Adeola, Michelle, and Brenna. Come see how they (and you) can use @pressbooks + @H5PTechnology to make engaging, interactive, openly licensed learning happen! https://t.co/geTQRncp4C— Steel Wagstaff (@steelwagstaff) November 9, 2020
Black women continuously save America from destruction. Even when it never tries to save them.— Sabrina Hersi Issa (@beingbrina) November 6, 2020
I wish for a world that is invested in Black women's rest and joy as much as it is invested in the outcomes of our work.
A new version of Simple Location is out. Version 4.1.12 has many under the hood tweaks/fixes, and only one major user facing feature, a redo of the caching system. The caching system is used by the weather system to avoid poling for the weather on every refresh. There is now a setting in each widget...
We are taking 'Songlines: Tracking the Seven Sisters' to the world! #MediaRelease - Award-winning National Museum exhibition to tour internationally: https://t.co/fxbq79MCKa pic.twitter.com/kWhlZH5Y4E— NationalMuseumAust (@nma) October 29, 2020
“I do things like get in a taxi and say, "The library, and step on it.”
Donald—I appreciate the free publicity for Borat! I admit, I don’t find you funny either. But yet the whole world laughs at you.— Sacha Baron Cohen (@SachaBaronCohen) October 24, 2020
I’m always looking for people to play racist buffoons, and you’ll need a job after Jan. 20. Let’s talk!https://t.co/itWnhJ8TQF
I ran the McBroken data through the Spatial Equity Data tool. https://t.co/ABh1L7fFZA It found McDonalds are slightly overrepresented in white areas (first image) while locations with broken ice cream machines skew Black and low-income. (second image) pic.twitter.com/Z93NYSn4Ak— Mark Stosberg (@MarkStosberg) October 22, 2020
You never really know someone until you hear them pronounce “pecan”.— Peanut Jr. (@MrPeanut) October 21, 2020
Just got invited to edit a special issue of a journal. The title they have planned is the subtitle of my @OUPAcademic book. For me, the article processing fee will be waived, but the up to ten people I recruit to submit will each pay ~$1100 to publish their pieces. Who's in?— Ellen Muehlberger (@emuehlbe) October 21, 2020
VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS: Since kids can't go out on field trips these days, @NatGeoMuseum is putting on a virtual field trip series. Their first guest speaker is Carter Clinton, a @HowardU researcher who uses soil to study the DNA of enslaved people @nbcwashington pic.twitter.com/YiUhEq2Pl9— Aimee Cho (@AimeeCho4) October 21, 2020