one thing i remember about march 2003 was our little high school walkout in madison wi and how being anti war
One thing I remember about March 2003 was our little high school walkout in Madison, WI, and how being anti-war felt, for lack of a better word, uncool. And then we got excited about Howard Dean, who committed the fatal gaffe of being too excited in a speech. Different times.
this kind of memory attrition or just outright mass deletion will be a feature of the rest of our lives and ha
This kind of memory attrition (or just outright mass deletion) will be a feature of the rest of our lives and has huge implications for history, something I tried to address for BuzzFeed last yearhttps://t.co/8INw3v688c
today i learned that about a year ago myspace migrated servers and just lost all the music its users had uploa
Today I learned that about a year ago MySpace migrated servers and just.. lost all the music its users had uploaded between 2003 and 2015. With no backup. Don't trust tech platforms with your memories, folks! https://t.co/5WtLRv0WIt
each woman was locked in a small room and the windows were covered some of the women were frequently taken dow
"Each woman was locked in a small room, and the windows were covered. Some of the women were frequently taken downstairs for interrogation, which included beatings, electric shocks, waterboarding and threats of rape and murder."
one of the saudis detained by the group a university lecturer in linguistics who wrote a blog about women in s
"One of the Saudis detained by the group, a university lecturer in linguistics who wrote a blog about women in Saudi Arabia, tried to kill herself last year after being subjected to psychological torture, according to American intelligence reports"
the rapid intervention group the team that killed khashoggi has mounted at least a dozen operations since 2017
The Rapid Intervention Group, the team that killed Khashoggi, has mounted at least a dozen operations since 2017, including renditions from other Arab countries and detaining and abusing prisoners in royal palaces. https://t.co/f4592hmJMD
this is a bombshell from cnn saudi arabia and the uae have given us military equipment including armored vehic
This is a bombshell from CNN: Saudi Arabia and the UAE have given US military equipment, including armored vehicles, to Al Qaeda-linked militias to buy their loyalty in the Yemen war https://t.co/gAamzlCiEd
this is an unprecedented statement by the ranking member of the senate appropriations committee if the saudis
This is an unprecedented statement by the ranking member of the Senate Appropriations Committee. If the Saudis tortured and killed Khashoggi “it will be long past time to treat the Saudi royal family as the criminal enterprise that it is.” https://t.co/aHcxhZgN45
the khashoggi story has gone from outrage to a potential scandal if the intelligence intercept is true it feel
The Khashoggi story has gone from outrage to a potential scandal if the intelligence intercept is true. It feels like we are--rightfully and finally--at a turning point in the US-Saudi relationship. But there will almost certainly need to be heavy pressure from Congress.