The Provost / سيدة الفتنة Profile picture
| Your Lady of Chaos (Theory), Cassandra of Geopolitics & Angry Academic™. | MENA - Nazis - ISIS - political violence - etc. |
Mar 15, 2019 254 tweets 67 min read
“If you need me to prove my humanity, I’m not the one who’s not human.”

— Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan

#PeacefulMosques Huh. #Islamophobia
Jul 16, 2018 17 tweets 5 min read
Sacha Baron Cohen’s “Who Is America” is much more disturbing than the surface-level of officials saying “give children weapons.”

(Brief thread)

“Who is America” opens with Cohen’s Israeli character presenting his case for arming (literal) babies by invoking the paradigm of terrorism.

Interviewees understood the subtext (Palestinians) and reacted accordingly.
Jul 5, 2018 10 tweets 3 min read
If you’re enraged by the thought of toddlers “representing” themselves at immigration hearings — and you should be — there are ways you can help. Links in the thread to follow. Donate, volunteer, host a fundraiser - Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project (ASAP) asylumadvocacy.org/get-involved/
May 2, 2018 66 tweets 20 min read
When you get tenure When the student evaluations are brutal