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@jasonhickel: Individuals in the richest 1% emit 100x more carbon than the average poor person. Climate breakdown is class warfare.

- 16 hours ago

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@archaeologyart: Outside the #Maltese town of Mdina, the remains of an old Roman townhouse were discovered. Believed to have been built in the 1st century BC, in their midst is a Hellenistic mosaic strikingly well-preserved. https://t.co/bt2EOYAEiW

- 4 days ago

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@archaeologyart: Acropolis, Athens, Greece, (Erectheum, Caryatid Portico from the front), by Walter Hege 1928-30. https://t.co/DYxu1cBfPT

- 6 days ago

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@emswam: Sept 14 is #Humboldtday. The Smithsonian @americanart in collaboration with @metmuseum has crafted a stunning sweep- scan of Frederic Church’s ‘Heart of the Andes’ that was inspired by Humboldt. Do comb the painting for his signature (it is a real treat!)
https://t.co/hqGP8q19hz https://t.co/wSzmtEU1Gv

- 8 days ago

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@noamchomskyT: [from interview with Chris Hedges in 2010] https://t.co/QvPp61zapw

- 10 days ago

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@RBReich: I refuse to tolerate a system that lets billionaires add $792,000,000,000 to their wealth during a pandemic but doesn’t raise the $7.25 minimum wage for over a decade.

- 12 days ago

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@archaeologyart: The Three Graces (detail). Greek and Roman Antiquities by Mike Steele. Source: #LouvreMuseum. https://t.co/sqk4W8Vybf

- 12 days ago

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@DiEM_25: "First they came for Julian. Next they'll come for our friends, our neighbours. They will go after anyone who dares challenge the right of power of the oligarchy without frontiers to commit crimes against humanity in our name without our knowledge" @yanisvaroufakis

#AssangeCase https://t.co/HUBdN4Xpve

- 15 days ago

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@SangyopLee: This is the social network of the known participants in Buddhist translation workshops in late fourth-century China, where an edge between two persons represents their collaboration in the translation of the same text, weighted by how many times such collaboration happened. https://t.co/tDAQkWoyKI

- 24 days ago

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@archaeologyart: Fishermen frescos. 16th century BC. Room 5, West House in Akrotiri, Thera. #Greece https://t.co/hrNx1A0eVb

- 25 days ago

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@dpanikkar: The Two Gentlemen of Jodhpur. Rajas Nerjan Singh and Fath Singh. Jodhpur, 1800. Morgan Library. https://t.co/SK7aEMdTtW

- 26 days ago

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@emswam: The grand poetess of Kerala and India - Padma Bhushan Nalappat Balamani Amma. This picture graces a slim volume of her poetry titled ‘Thirty poems’. It was published in India in 1970. She translated the poems in this collection from the original Malayalam into English. #poetry https://t.co/rGY177Tp2W

- 30 days ago

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@noamchomskyT: " The Actual Reason Why America Dropped 2 Atomic Bombs on Japan - with Prof. Kuznick "
https://t.co/ki1kEdpzUe

- 30 days ago

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@dpanikkar: The Maharaja in his Garden. Sajjan Singh of Mewar. 1880. Howard Hodgkin Collection. https://t.co/VyFELXpZVu

- 47 days ago

Neither Washington nor Beijing: the Left Must Stand With the Uighurs https://t.co/NTdw43Pv7v via @novaramedia

- 48 days ago

Join me in celebrating 30 years of @EFF fighting for online privacy and free speech #EFF30 https://t.co/hjzuQh6lat

- 49 days ago

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@dpanikkar: The Prince and the Shaikh. Deccan. Kurnool, 1775. Morgan Library. https://t.co/X7Ve0m9XMv

- 59 days ago

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@paularcurtis: Ancient murals of female figures in #Japan's Takamatsuzuka Tumulus 高松塚古墳 unveiled after a 13-year restoration process. The paintings date from the late 7th/early 8th century and were located in Asuka, Nara. https://t.co/jh75kHaOtD https://t.co/XvhWAuXaoW

- 64 days ago

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@dpanikkar: Prince Salim. Gulshan Album. 1625. Golestan Palace; via British Library. https://t.co/CrFsrSains

- 65 days ago

C.S. Seshadri: From Proofs to Transcendence via Theorems and Ragas https://t.co/gAuc7Ztgir via @thewire_in

- 65 days ago

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@KhenpoRinpoche: Sambhogakaya buddhas reside in the pure land of Akanishtha, which is not a location, but the domain of the all-pervasive true nature. ... Akanishtha is no further away from us than the instant we completely wake up to our own #wisdom awareness"
https://t.co/PeURtw0Edl https://t.co/N8UmpjlZgY

- 67 days ago

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@AurumAntiquum: Vassili Polenov (1844-1927), Baalbek: Ruins of the Temple of Jupiter and the Temple of the Sun, 1882 https://t.co/WClndWe3P2

- 68 days ago

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@theUL: Check out this beautifully illustrated collection of #Persian #poetry by Niẓāmī Ganjavī from @CamDigLib

Consisting of five long narrative #poems, his Khamsa, or Five Treasures, is Ganjavī’s best known work.

Read more here👉https://t.co/ZJdtuUrMH1 https://t.co/0BpMMxHauz

- 69 days ago

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@Survival: Look at the incredible destruction of just one illegal gold mine in Yanomami territory, Brazil. There are hundreds more. India is the main importer of this gold.

Sign this petition to stop it: https://t.co/PaRXX3kzrV
#ForaGarimpoForaCovid https://t.co/W5whhOfrEM

- 69 days ago

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@SangyopLee: One of the slides I am using for tomorrows talk. A graph representing how many fascicles of Buddist texts were translated in each decade from the 1st to the 5th century according to the Chu sanzang ji ji 出三藏記集. https://t.co/waYI3sxN9h

- 70 days ago

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@archaeologyart: Palace of Darius and Xerxes, #Persepolis. https://t.co/utUOCp9Gvd

- 70 days ago