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Wayne K. Spear
• Helping Indigenous people build great things • Writer @CTVNews @CBC @nationalpost @HuffingtonPost • Haudenosaunee • Podcast: https://apple.co/33lmC3S

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  • RT @EGuedel: Un fleuve humain à Hong Kong. Quelles images ! https://t.co/a1Rnt0d4GQ Sun Aug 18
  • RT @theBreakerNews: Fuerdai on parade in luxury cars, at the pro-China counterprotest in Vancouver. #vanpoli #bcpoli #cdnpoli #vanRE https:… Sun Aug 18
  • RT @sehof: During pro-PRC protests in Canada, a popular destination for the children of China’s rich, Chinese students chant ‘poor cunts’ 穷… Sun Aug 18
  • This is a bad look for AMC. Weak leadership, at best. https://t.co/aS2CfpweT7 Sun Aug 18
  • Misommer was about a lot of things (family, cultural relativism, horror genre and gender) but hippy counter culture was not one of them! Sun Aug 18
  • Wow, this person completely missed the point of this movie. https://t.co/Zd50hV6NlS Sun Aug 18
  • There's a lot going on in the world right now but I'm really behind the people of Hong Kong who are confronting Chi… https://t.co/0mzspPnKvn Sun Aug 18
  • @AylanX Welcome back Sun Aug 18
  • @DustinGiebel Counterpoint: What an alive time to be stupid. Sun Aug 18
  • All they want is brains. Is that so wrong? Sun Aug 18
  • My standing policy on zombie movies is to side with the zombies Sun Aug 18
  • “I’ll take Personality Cult for $1,000, Alex.” https://t.co/VptEZdxYql Sun Aug 18
  • Today I decided life is too short to explain to Toronto grocery store employees what lyed corn is. Sun Aug 18
  • “Then, in the year 2019 AD, innovators at the LCBO came up with a groundbreaking idea: The “6-Pack Beer Carrier” https://t.co/QUIzidaKam Sat Aug 17
  • Saw this today. Quite enjoyable. I was worried it would be schmaltzy but it wasn't. Britain in the 80s was rough, e… https://t.co/Kc6EKGW4al Sat Aug 17
  • It was recorded on a Casio VL-1 played by Hans-Joachim Roedelius Sat Aug 17
  • He was paid $1.25M. Sat Aug 17
  • Dear Twitter, help me spread the rumour that Brian Eno wrote the Winner Gagnon song Sat Aug 17
  • @Athapee I might have made it up Fri Aug 16
  • Iceland is green and Greenland is ice. Discuss. Fri Aug 16
  • also: vote for us we need way more years Fri Aug 16
  • it only took us 150 years please clap https://t.co/vybRfAh5FG Fri Aug 16
  • @apihtawikosisan @IndigenousXca @otipemsiw Yes, that's my gaze of horror. Fri Aug 16
  • @apihtawikosisan @IndigenousXca @otipemsiw correction, i looked in my journal for 2014 and that was the year Full C… https://t.co/yy7z72IBEU Thu Aug 15
  • @apihtawikosisan @IndigenousXca @otipemsiw podcast, release of "Residential Schools with the Words and Images of Su… https://t.co/g3tunxXDgN Thu Aug 15
  • "it’s impossible not to notice that Trudeau only does stuff for people he’ll run into at a dinner party." https://t.co/irxoSqhhYk Thu Aug 15
  • RT @rafaelshimunov: Seb Gorka, who proudly wears insignia indicating his membership with an actual Nazi affiliated group, had no problem en… Thu Aug 15
  • RT @washingtonpost: Israel denies entry to Democratic Reps. Omar and Tlaib ahead of their planned visit, amid Trump's public push for such… Thu Aug 15
  • @AylanX I sure am! Wed Aug 14
  • @AylanX Have a book of mine, on me lol https://t.co/gwECPMgHIK Wed Aug 14
  • Just wake me up when there’s a functioning transit system. https://t.co/XmJ1EYNcok Wed Aug 14
  • RT @TorontoStar: Gas station operators face fines of up to $10,000 a day for not abiding by the provincial law and posting the 15 cm by 20… Wed Aug 14
  • @Andrew_Livi 10 for me Wed Aug 14
  • What a useless exercise in moronic pedantry https://t.co/xwjxdvBP1o Tue Aug 13
  • @DustinGiebel @NBCNews https://t.co/P4COFwembB Tue Aug 13
  • The corruption in municipal politics is so universal and commonplace, it mostly goes unnoticed by the general publi… https://t.co/UxhYIV65HS Mon Aug 12
  • @yknot05 I smell all sorts of things in the city. Piss, garbage, marijuana. That’s how it is. Sat Aug 10
  • @yknot05 So you think someone smoking a cigar a football field from you is doing you harm? Sat Aug 10
  • h/t @gcaw For this President, being in the presence of a baby orphaned by a mass murderer is like eating a deliciou… https://t.co/kfyFy6jBtz Sat Aug 10
  • Enjoying this on a cool summer night in the city https://t.co/YTDlT9rAiy Sat Aug 10
  • Cuban coffee? Illegal to sell in Toronto cigar stores. You can smoke 30 feet from the store but don’t put out an ashtray. That’s verboten. Sat Aug 10
  • When I visit cigar stores in the US, many of which have lounges to smoke in (illegal here) I tell them about the la… https://t.co/z8RlqDXwb4 Sat Aug 10
  • Sure it’s funny but Toronto is truly run by anti-fun puritans. Signed, a cigar smoker. https://t.co/YGwt9ddCuO Sat Aug 10
  • RT @Justin_Ling: Montreal: The 296th best city in Canada. https://t.co/dmLF1RjtB0 Sat Aug 10
  • RT @Fahrenthold: NEW: Even as @realdonaldtrump’s admin cracks down on illegal workers, it has actually cut back on prosecutions of the empl… Sat Aug 10
  • RT @JoeSudbay: As Trump heads to Bedminster, Sandra Diaz, who worked at there while undocumented, has some thoughts on the latest revelatio… Sat Aug 10
  • I spent two days with Ovide and the NAN health transformation team at the beginning of August. Change is coming. https://t.co/NpiPZSrMRY Fri Aug 09
  • Going through the minutes from a workshop and saw this: "Menoyawin means good love making in Cree" Thu Aug 08
  • Reign. Tue Aug 06
  • @MikeMcPickles This is a very dangerous region. Tue Aug 06
  • Modi government has suspended Articles 370 and 35A of Indian constitution; Kashmir and Jammu now under second day of a military lockdown. Tue Aug 06
  • “there are some of us who feel that it is exactly at times like the present that literature ought not to be forgott… https://t.co/c4RrTN8G3g Sun Aug 04
  • RT @katmarte: @Niigaanwewidam @WinnipegNews Why should Indigenous media (read APTN) treat AMC differently than non-Indigenous? That's mixin… Sun Aug 04
  • @karyn_pugliese @APTNNews I’ll dm you. Sun Aug 04
  • @karyn_pugliese @APTNNews It’s not too late! Sun Aug 04
  • @karyn_pugliese @APTNNews Best of luck on your future projects. I’m sure it will be brilliant Sun Aug 04
  • Four days near the Thunder Bay airport and now I am am expert on 2 km of Arthur Street if you are looking for an expert. Sat Aug 03
  • It’s nice to be home. https://t.co/AAW5657lv6 Sat Aug 03
  • OTD, 2015 https://t.co/ZOpJcd1xjc Fri Aug 02
  • @DustinGiebel @Reuters This story is going to blow up Fri Aug 02
  • I’ve officially reached the age where I can’t operate the hotel tv remote Fri Aug 02
  • @drewtoothpaste I live in toronto city and this is all normal Thu Aug 01
  • I knew there had to be a Mr Canoehead beer out there somewhere https://t.co/RCmpcKwGXX Thu Aug 01
  • @TerryGlavin Beverage of your choice, on me, when I am facilitating in Victoria with UBC’s Residential School Histo… https://t.co/bBoIgJOilU Thu Aug 01
  • Productive day of facilitating with Nishnawbe Aski Nation. Here’s a bit of me and a bit of someone else. Can you gu… https://t.co/oiuuC98Zb3 Thu Aug 01
  • @mattgurney Premiering this September on NBC: Eight (Weirdly Old) Is Enough. Wed Jul 31
  • @iamomeara Thanks for clearing that up, Dave. Tue Jul 30
  • @DustinGiebel @ArtyomTonoyan I still remember how mind-numbingly boring that trial (trail) was. Mon Jul 29
  • "On some great and glorious day ... the White House will be adorned by a downright moron." - another occasion when Baltimore was right Sun Jul 28
  • Whipping the Hellespont https://t.co/rQWTe5hQ9h https://t.co/Lcz79PyZbt Sun Jul 28
  • RT @C_Stroop: In this article, @profagagne provides an excellent brief description of the Christian Right, a summary of its agenda, and how… Fri Jul 26
  • Maybe laughter is good for you? https://t.co/RfDnFlRN05 Fri Jul 26
  • I’ll never understand why the French think stuffing is a farce made of pain. I think it’s delicious. Thu Jul 25
  • @DustinGiebel “They egged me on” Thu Jul 25
  • RT @APTNNews: 'Me Too' in Indian Country: Officials, victims grapple with harassment claims, reports @katmarte https://t.co/6ZgMpQa5Jq Thu Jul 25
  • I will probably read this but it’s axiomatic that books by politicians, especially politicians about to run for off… https://t.co/ZRXuHra2Dv Thu Jul 25
  • Can Mexico afford it tho? https://t.co/LgKDasorK9 Thu Jul 25
  • @Shmohawk_ca I imagined you spending the rest of your days indoors with the fan-and-back-scratching machine Wed Jul 24
  • What would you say has been an accomplishment of the AFN National Chief? Serious question. Wed Jul 24
  • @Shmohawk_ca “And Mr David was never seen in public again.” Wed Jul 24
  • “We’ve closed The Gap. Time to work on Old Navy.” https://t.co/yzIIxmarOX Wed Jul 24
  • Someone let me know when that portal to the parallel universe is ready Wed Jul 24
  • lol SJWs https://t.co/DV6R3f5eRU Wed Jul 24
  • I get a 404 error from this link and that’s about the best assessment I could imagine 😀 https://t.co/WNEv0VHDvl Wed Jul 24
  • https://t.co/iCSKAvypCe Tue Jul 23
  • @andykat2 Pair of nuts Tue Jul 23
  • Of his own misfortune? https://t.co/QfQRlX3asM Tue Jul 23
  • Why is it a pair of underwear and a pair of pants but not a pair of shirts? Tue Jul 23
  • standing in the lcbo beer fridge please forward my mail Sat Jul 20
  • @mattgurney Have you read J Richard Gott? He has some intriguing thoughts on this. https://t.co/FX2WMttQwK Sat Jul 20
  • I have to go back and re-read the Butts resignation statement. I don’t remember the part where he says “See you again in a few months.” Sat Jul 20
  • RT @HeidiStevens13: I spent today with a man whose mom saved the July 21, 1969 Chicago Daily News for the moon landing coverage. (Column co… Sat Jul 20
  • RT @Ian_Mosby: This embarrassing. https://t.co/OWhFIQHsTP Sat Jul 20
  • Periodic reminder that crime does not pay https://t.co/xP75tFxaTj Sat Jul 20
  • @jm_mcgrath Exactly. I grew up in Ft Erie. It’s a dead steel town. Sat Jul 20
  • Toronto didn’t bet everything on a single industry. Shipping in the late 1800s then steel in the 1900s. https://t.co/eY2i2w1fXX Sat Jul 20
  • @mattgurney Who needs Face App when you have Humidex App Sat Jul 20
  • RT @leahmcelrath: I feel kind of dense. How often have I said everything they say is either projection or the opposite of what they’re goin… Fri Jul 19
  • The AMC and Indigenous Media https://t.co/r26A2hKUeI https://t.co/AjFsH8wRm0 Fri Jul 19
  • Terrifying, for a millisecond. https://t.co/jxtdjpjYjS Fri Jul 19
  • David Corn is right about Gingrich. Fri Jul 19
  • There are a few places on Earth where conditions are ideal for geopolitical conflicts, and the Strait of Hormuz is one of them. Fri Jul 19
  • RT @CBCAlerts: Environment Canada is currently tracking a severe thunderstorm in southern Ontario 'capable of producing very strong wind gu… Fri Jul 19
  • @normative "Your honor, my client isn't a murderer, he merely DID a murder which is just a word in the dictionary.… https://t.co/aau95KJKrY Fri Jul 19
  • @michaelcrowley https://t.co/yHUswoIIY8 Fri Jul 19
  • RT @EricHolthaus: Another stunning record this week: Alert, Canada—the northernmost permanent settlement on Earth—reached 70°F (21°C) for t… Fri Jul 19
  • Yeah this is not good. https://t.co/xH80Nqk6nN Fri Jul 19
  • The view from the moon https://t.co/mzxVwyZR5G Fri Jul 19
  • @JoyAnnReid *Delaney Fri Jul 19
  • @JoyAnnReid *John Delany 2020 could be a campaign slogan Fri Jul 19
  • This has aged well "Trump talks space & Buzz Aldrin's face" https://t.co/9jSx0r6hgj Fri Jul 19
  • @owillis https://t.co/QDtf0LxeK2 Fri Jul 19
  • People, don't ever forget that this person has got us covered https://t.co/LKz0UWeXdC Fri Jul 19
  • RT @katmarte: Since his denial, three women have come forward to APTN News saying they received texts similar to those sent Bethany Maytway… Fri Jul 19
  • As I expected, APTN's story concerning Manitoba Grand Chief Arlen Dumas is growing. My god how irritating these co… https://t.co/FoHQKSLwz2 Fri Jul 19
  • https://t.co/FqsrouvWLQ Fri Jul 19
  • "And the LORD GOD did look upon them, and bless them, and in His mercy no further charges were laid." Thu Jul 18
  • "Oh Lord God Father, you are a mighty God. Lord may You bless Your children, and may You glorify Your holy name as… https://t.co/d31X33hBLh Thu Jul 18
  • @czarnyz @DustinGiebel https://t.co/5QowTyVx0n Thu Jul 18
  • Love the Alice In Wonderland style illustrations in this article. "From walking trees to floating toads, the far f… https://t.co/NaVmebZOKX Thu Jul 18
  • It's not about race it's about Patriotism https://t.co/inYnGJadl1 Thu Jul 18
  • RT @samstein: Pinning this tweet for when they’re all swaying to the chants on the floor of the GOP convention https://t.co/wqvvt0yWVo Thu Jul 18
  • RT @RollingStone: Hunter S. Thompson was born 82 years ago today. Here's how he defined his legacy at 'Rolling Stone' and changed journalis… Thu Jul 18
  • RT @doctorow: Invasion of the hair aliens. https://t.co/a49dgc5Ijg https://t.co/AQmQtcNDOk Thu Jul 18
  • RT @NOW1SOLAR: @realDonaldTrump https://t.co/bfe7CIlV3X Thu Jul 18
  • @Ian_Mosby Yeah but one day they'll name a street after you. Thu Jul 18
  • "Finally! —a politician who represents me and my visceral contempt of people who risk their lives to save others in… https://t.co/PJ95tBlP8t Wed Jul 17
  • RT @thehill: JUST IN: Sen. @RandPaul blocks Senate vote on 9/11 victim compensation fund https://t.co/QAxUWidn4J https://t.co/EGNhT1shH9 Wed Jul 17
  • The premier's office says special interests can still contact Ford through his official email, noreply@example.com,… https://t.co/Dp3DWMftr6 Wed Jul 17
  • For the People https://t.co/oQaKrXBep9 Wed Jul 17
  • @DustinGiebel "We're live on the scene with this footage of Representative Gosar preparing to introduce his Soviet… https://t.co/4XB1tF3lsO Wed Jul 17
  • RT @baseballcrank: @NoahCRothman As I've said before, the best argument for libertarianism is watching the government do literally anything… Wed Jul 17
  • https://t.co/cxxvc73dc2 Wed Jul 17
  • I've thought a lot about the opportunity cost of the current administration, all the countless hours of mental labo… https://t.co/wGdGu9SPsB Wed Jul 17
  • A topic on which I've forever been torn. Space appeals to my intellectual curiosity and sense of wonder. Could be n… https://t.co/HogtT5xLL3 Wed Jul 17
  • oh man that is some rain outside Tue Jul 16
  • RT @letsgomathias: A reminder that while the men who killed Eric Garner will not go to prison, the man who filmed Garner's death is in pris… Tue Jul 16
  • According to the Merck Manual it is called Osteoracismus Tue Jul 16
  • RT @TheDailyShow: Hey media, need to write a headline about Trump being racist, but don't want to call him a racist? Try our Trump Racist E… Tue Jul 16
  • But we knew that already. Tue Jul 16
  • Wow Jack Dorsey sucks. https://t.co/jbA07rFRql Tue Jul 16
  • RT @rjjago: For those who don’t get it, this is what an assault on free speech looks like. It’s government attacking a citizen for criticiz… Tue Jul 16
  • If you divided up the wealth of Jeff Bezos among his 647,500 full- and part-time employees each would have $254,671.81 Mon Jul 15
  • RT @jendeben: The Trump administration at one point had actually readied sanctions against Chinese surveillance companies in connection wit… Mon Jul 15
  • Alcaida? https://t.co/VMFPQlO2G1 Mon Jul 15
  • Word on the street is that Wilbur Ross is the next to go, but we won't know he's going for sure until the President denies it. Mon Jul 15
  • Makes sense to me https://t.co/7XzZlhrUzQ Mon Jul 15
  • RT @MsMelChen: Imagine praising, without irony, China's "remarkable achievements in the field of human rights" in justifying the persecutio… Mon Jul 15
  • There should be a Godwin's Law but for Communism. https://t.co/HO2Maw9R4N Mon Jul 15
  • RT @StarGTANews: Your Ward News editor James Sears faces sentencing today https://t.co/U3QmsThfVV Mon Jul 15
  • RT @karenpaulscbc: My story today ⁦@CBCTWTW⁩ and ⁦@CBCTheNational⁩ Chinese researcher escorted from national microbiology lab amidst RCMP i… Mon Jul 15
  • Found a Negroni drink recipe that begins, "Purchase a 25L stainless steel electric fountain (ideally ... one that l… https://t.co/c28vQsRLYi Sun Jul 14
  • https://t.co/pXdLdJnrvY Sun Jul 14
  • A female historian wrote a book. Two male historians went on NPR to talk about it. They never mentioned her name. https://t.co/HdROKRaSWw Sun Jul 14
  • RT @RAICESTEXAS: Obama put gas in the car, changed the oil and replaced the battery. All Trump has had to do is step on the gas. https://t… Sun Jul 14
  • RT @DPRK_News: US Citizens and media in disarray as US President Donald Trump violates US custom of keeping racism Implicit in nature. http… Sun Jul 14
  • @Ian_Mosby @ehewey https://t.co/IZGOELGGZS Sat Jul 13
  • @Ian_Mosby @ehewey Looking forward to the Tedx version of this Sat Jul 13
  • Warren Kinsella working for the Greens doesn't bother me at all because a bag of rocks has a better chance of becom… https://t.co/Yi7auvnm2M Sat Jul 13
  • so apparently The New Republic still exists Sat Jul 13
  • "When he laughed, respectable senators burst with laughter, And when he cried the little children died in the stree… https://t.co/PftpQhfeML Sat Jul 13
  • Great profile of Joan Baez tonight on PBS Newshour. Check out her album from 2018. https://t.co/I2SeVAPY7q https://t.co/EI72RjznNz Sat Jul 13
  • @apihtawikosisan *note Fri Jul 12
  • @apihtawikosisan I don’t recommend doing this but I will not that it always left the border agents speechless. Fri Jul 12
  • @apihtawikosisan As my grandfather used to say at the border crossing (in Kanien’kéha) “I’m speaking North American… https://t.co/P7f9nAtATu Fri Jul 12
  • Now do the guy who decided he was. https://t.co/FaM91PRqxI Fri Jul 12
  • A legacy of 9-11, along with other cancers like ever expanding executive power and Islamaphobia. And probably the T… https://t.co/8kpzDZ5Ywf Fri Jul 12
  • According to the article he says he didn’t do it but he’s sorry if it made her feel uncomfortable. Awas, hookimaw. Fri Jul 12
  • The new Get Out Of Jail For Free Card. Disgraceful. https://t.co/7OZqxPZCs3 Fri Jul 12
  • RT @BethanyAllenEbr: This is a must-read on Chinese Communist Party influence in Germany, by @dktatlow. China follows a playbook that it re… Fri Jul 12
  • This is nuts https://t.co/YP2US5rKaz Fri Jul 12
  • You Can’t Impeach Anybody https://t.co/XFeQKRHaGh https://t.co/8CGg7VK5Tj Fri Jul 12
  • Good article on the relationship of census and Republican gerrymandering. https://t.co/mCXsT32vvF Thu Jul 11
  • @yashar Ahem, his *clerks* are meticulous writers. Thu Jul 11
  • Who would have thunk https://t.co/uIrgYNpDXk Thu Jul 11
  • @GraphicMatt I would have said, Yeah that sounds like Mammoliti . Thu Jul 11
  • a) John McCallum is gross, as well as inept b) "Conservatives are much less friendly to China [Communist Dictatorsh… https://t.co/vkd7r0okrY Wed Jul 10
  • https://t.co/Cetad3eXNS Wed Jul 10
  • Trump lies because he knows that when he lies at least some lazy headline writers will reprint his lies as facts. https://t.co/WNBOPlXw2J Wed Jul 10
  • RT @yashar: Over the past few days I’ve spoken to seven prominent money managers, three of whom are billionaires, and asked them if they ha… Tue Jul 09
  • Good Q. https://t.co/CUDahDdRIx Tue Jul 09
  • I have a lot of respect for Pelosi's experience and intelligence. She's arguably the best House Speaker of the past… https://t.co/u0S9khPc5q Tue Jul 09
  • Pelosi's boiler plate for everything in 2019 appears to be "I don't know anything about / am not paying any attenti… https://t.co/h72zfEgUjG Tue Jul 09
  • Look at this spin! "New evidence" suggests the evidence in 2008 was deficient, or insufficient. In fact, the eviden… https://t.co/Bju2zbIy3e Tue Jul 09
  • But let's say it's true they had "a falling out" around 2005. That would have been when the allegations started to come out. Tue Jul 09
  • The "not a big fan" is a lie, but the sympathy for Acosta is genuine. This man always has sympathy, admiration, and… https://t.co/C0Rorcktkw Tue Jul 09
  • @jessewente @maggie_wente On the one hand, @cblackst . But on the other, synthetic hamsters. Tough call! Tue Jul 09
  • @jessewente cc @maggie_wente Tue Jul 09
  • @davidfrum (*Unless he's reading this from the teleprompter) Tue Jul 09
  • @davidfrum Boy does that not sound like him. Tue Jul 09
  • @cblackst @maggie_wente Wente 2020: Because @cblackst Will Vote For Me I think it's official. Tue Jul 09
  • Sounds like Mission Accomplished to me. https://t.co/9OIIoYXKnc Tue Jul 09
  • Doctrinal art puts the imagination under thumb. For this reason, films made to spread a doctrine are as a rule bad… https://t.co/VgcHcufI75 Tue Jul 09
  • A Christian film, like a Marxist-Leninist film or Temperance film or jingoist film, exists chiefly to propagate a s… https://t.co/RpV74pHMrb Tue Jul 09
  • To allow the film to exist & survive like every film, on free-market terms, is the worst outcome. Films like Unplan… https://t.co/dd7GzGaQyZ Tue Jul 09
  • Every time someone calls for a boycott, or for Cineplex to reverse its decision, they are doing the work of Unplann… https://t.co/12nSQxuKqK Tue Jul 09
  • The idea that there is a vast conspiracy to suppress films like Unplanned is bunk, but if evangelicals can create t… https://t.co/Dwkmsrk0A8 Tue Jul 09
  • The Rot At The Top https://t.co/wY7bGcE15j https://t.co/AaIpHuOvlK Tue Jul 09
  • RT @JuddLegum: 1. Alex Acosta broke the law to give a sweetheart deal to a serial pedophile, Jeffrey Epstein. Trump made Acosta Secretary… Mon Jul 08

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