7 Works

#BringBackOurInternet

Bergis Jules
In response to a demonstrations related to a strike by teachers and lawyers in Cameroon, the government shut down internet connectivity in the English speaking regions of the country. http://www.voanews.com/a/cameroon-cuts-internet-in-englis... In response, concerned citizens and supporters protested on social media using the hashtag #BringBackOurInternet. The tweet ids in this dataset were collected on 5 separate occasions. There are 81,419 tweets in 5 separate datasets.BringBackOurInternet_tweet_ids1, 3,896 tweets, collected 2017-01-23, 08:16:27BringBackOurInternet_tweet_ids2, 4,518 tweets, collected 2017-01-23 13:16:20BringBackOurInternet_tweet_ids3, 10,...

#BlackWomenAtWork

Bergis Jules
The hashtag #BlackWomenAtWork began trending following Fox News host Bill O'Reilly's sexist and racist comment about California Congresswoman's Maxine Water's hair on March 28th, 2017and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's remarks to journalist April Ryan during press briefing on the same day. The hashtag began trending after Brittany Packnett used it in this set of tweets where she asked black women to tweet about their experiences: https://twitter.com/mspackyetti/status/846811002670854145

#BLMKidnapping

Bergis Jules
These 136,990 tweet ids represent reaction to a Facebook Live video that was posted on January 3rd, 2017, showing four African American men violently attacking a white, mentally disabled man. The tweets were collected on 01/05/2017. After the video surfaced, the Twitter hashtag, #BLMkidnapping, was created and used to incorrectly attribute the violent attack to members of the Black Lives Matter movement. Police in Chicago, where the attack took place, have found no evidence the...

#J20

Bergis Jules
A collection of 184,759 tweet ids for tweets collected that included the hashtags #J20, #DisruptJ20, and #DefendJ20. On January 20th, 2017, during President Donald Trumps inauguration, 234 protestors were arrested in Washington D.C. and subsequently prosecuted by the U.S. federal government. 21 of the defendants plead guilty to various levels of charges over the course of the trials while all the other charges were dismissed. The last of the charges were dismissed on July 6th,...

Anomalous mantle beneath collisional orogen of the Alps and its mineralogical interpretation

Blanka Nita, Michal Malinowski, Larissa Dobrzhinetskaya & Edward Perchuc

Riverside Plane Crash

Bergis Jules
On Monday, February 27th, 2017, a small plane crashed into several residential homes in Riverside, CA killing three people and injuring several others. This is a set of tweets collected on Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 using the keywords "Riverside Plane Crash".

Solidarity Care: How to Take Care of Each Other in Times of Struggle

Myisha Cherry
Being aware of social injustices can cause existential and mental pain; comes with a burden; and may impede a flourishing life. However, I shall argue that this is not a reason to despair or to choose to be willfully ignorant. Rather, it’s a reason to conclude that being conscious is not enough. Rather, during times of oppression, resisters must also prioritize well-being. One way to do this is by extending what I refer to as...

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