Philosophers' Recent Top Tweets

Updated: 2018-Mar-18 12:12 UTC. Listed tweets: 20. Based on tweets of Philosophers on Twitter. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Philosophers' tweets from past 7 days most retweeted per follower:

1. One retweet per 2 followers:

How to keep academics happy:

1 Time for research
2 Teaching load that stimulates without being overwhelming
3 Modest pay increments
4 Fair pension
5 Occasional word of praise or encouragement
6 A say in things that concern them

Er ... that’s it.

— Jo Wolff (@JoWolffBSG) March 14, 2018

2. One retweet per 3 followers:

In other words, her India trip is only slightly more of a disgrace than Justin Trudeau’s. https://t.co/D1QAQvU95g

— Paul Franks (@WPaul) March 13, 2018

3. One retweet per 4 followers:


— ytb (@ytb_at_twt) March 11, 2018

4. One retweet per 4 followers:

.@UniversitiesUK CEO @AlistairJarvis has a piece about the #USS dispute in today's Times. In the thread below, I zero in on a false claim he advances, and on which much rides. @AlistairJarvis -- I hope you will engage w/ us in the comments below. Link: https://t.co/gm1yQujLBa

— Michael Otsuka (@MikeOtsuka) March 18, 2018

5. One retweet per 5 followers:

An important fact about this agreement is that it appears to remain entirely within the cost constraints of the revised November valuation. If that's right, it is important that this fact be communicated to members and... 1/

— Michael Otsuka (@MikeOtsuka) March 12, 2018

6. One retweet per 8 followers:

Here's a THREAD on the #USS Trustees, powerful individuals whose role has been insufficiently examined, and who have been operating without the full benefits of public scrutiny.#USSstrikes #USSstrike #WeAreTheUniversity #StrikeForUSS #DemocratiseUSS #DemocratizeUSS


— Martin O'Neill (@martin_oneill) March 16, 2018

7. One retweet per 10 followers:

I've written a piece about what a political critique of sexual desire can and should look like -- one that avoids authoritarian moralism, but nonetheless takes seriously that who and what we sexually desire is often shaped by oppression. https://t.co/QWVqSYwMnt

— Amia Srinivasan (@amiasrinivasan) March 14, 2018

8. One retweet per 14 followers:

Do a Philosophy degree and learn why evaluating the value of a degree in economic terms is a category mistake. #r4today

— John Taylor (@DrJohnLTaylor) March 12, 2018

9. One retweet per 16 followers:


— Masashi Kasaki (@kasa12345) March 14, 2018

10. One retweet per 18 followers:

An excellent THES article on how much @TPRgovuk is to blame for the current mess #USS is in.https://t.co/nCxN4nTMsP

— Michael Otsuka (@MikeOtsuka) March 13, 2018

11. One retweet per 19 followers:

A nice THES piece on the role of social media in resisting @UniversitiesUK's attempt to control the #USS narrative. https://t.co/vjtVVTM3mT

— Michael Otsuka (@MikeOtsuka) March 12, 2018

12. One retweet per 20 followers:

中山裕木子(2018) 英語論文ライティング教本、実践的な教本。修正前後の例文が豊富で、修正理由がちゃんと示されているのが良い。今まで公式にも非公式にも日本人の英語論文を直すというのをかなりやってきたんだけど、そうなんだよなーと言うところがいろいろ書かれている。https://t.co/McNgkkqJ80

— Masashi Kasaki (@kasa12345) March 12, 2018

13. One retweet per 24 followers:

GT200 เรือเหาะ เงินเข้าบัญชีเมีย อนุมัติให้บริษัทตัวเองซื้อคอมใช้เอง ฯลฯhttps://t.co/owQaT26zpD

— Soraj Hongladarom (@Sonamsangbo) March 13, 2018

14. One retweet per 27 followers:

"What are the chances that the current return-seeking reference portfolio would meet all future benefit payments if that portfolio were enhanced over decades with an extra 7 percent infusion, above 18 percent, of employer contributions?"

— Michael Otsuka (@MikeOtsuka) March 12, 2018

15. One retweet per 28 followers:

Pour avoir réalisé (en collaboration avec @Penseursauvage) une excellente vidéo sur le "Racisme", le youtubeur @MGigantoraptor (aka Aurélien Enthoven) fait l'objet d'attaques antisémites d'une violence absolue.
Leurs auteurs s'en repentiront. #nerienlaisserpasser pic.twitter.com/fHjKjvwlGj

— Raphaël Enthoven (@Enthoven_R) March 11, 2018

16. One retweet per 28 followers:

.@AlistairJarvis you have consistently failed, in both today's Times and in previous @UniversitiesUK releases, to acknowledge the role of employer choices regarding risk in creating this mess. It is now time to come clean to members about this. 6/

— Michael Otsuka (@MikeOtsuka) March 18, 2018

17. One retweet per 28 followers:

If only Brexiters were as much concerned about citizen rights as they are about being seen as racists. Instead:
in 2016: "nothing's going to change for EU citizens living in the UK"
in 2018: "If you don't like it just leave" or "If you don't like it just become British"

— HelenDC #FBPE (@Helenreflects) March 16, 2018

18. One retweet per 29 followers:

Trey Gowdy, Republican on House Intelligence Committee, major contributor to Nunes memo, did not think Andy McCabe did anything seriously wrong. From February: pic.twitter.com/FN0kEzvE8m

— Elizabeth 🌎 Picciuto (@epicciuto) March 17, 2018

19. One retweet per 30 followers:

A test of whether @UniversitiesUK is a corporate entity of its word. This is "just as soon as there is a break in the ACAS talks". So we will be receiving UUK's answers to @AtheneDonald's questions any minute now, right? https://t.co/SmsxRh04qe

— Michael Otsuka (@MikeOtsuka) March 13, 2018

20. One retweet per 30 followers:

Paul Bridge, @ucu Chief Negotiator, informed the meeting of branch representatives on Tuesday that @TPRgovuk had made it clear to both sides that any agreement would have to comply with the November valuation. Tweets below on the huge significance of this fact. (@JosephineCumbo)

— Michael Otsuka (@MikeOtsuka) March 14, 2018