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Christine Fair, associate professor in the security studies program, went on research leave following a tweet on her personal Twitter account advocating violence against Republican senators during the Kavanaugh hearings.

GU Professor on Leave After Facing Criticism for Tweet

By Elizabeth Douglas October 12, 2018

Professor Christine Fair is on immediate research leave after a tweet on her personal Twitter account calling for violence against Republican senators received backlash last week, according to an email...

CHRISTINEFAIR.NET Professor Christine Fair has come under fire for a Saturday tweet.

Professor’s Tweets Prompt Tepid University Response

By Will Cassou and Deepika Jonnalagadda October 5, 2018

Georgetown University President John J. DeGioia condemned the use of “violent imagery” Tuesday after professor Christine Fair was criticized for a Saturday tweet that called for violence against...

What’s in a Word? Privilege in the Media

By Tithi Patel February 15, 2015

Last Tuesday, three North Carolina students were shot dead. I learned of this news, as many of you likely did, through social media. I went in pursuit of more information about this #ChapelHillShooting,...

Twitter Feud Alert: Madeleine Albright vs. Conan OBrien

Twitter Feud Alert: Madeleine Albright vs. Conan O’Brien

By Ian Tice and Ian Tice October 24, 2014

Our favorite Georgetown professor and former Secretary of State is already quite the tweeter, but she's outdone herself now. After comedian Conan O'Brien tweeted he'd be dressing as a "slutty Madeleine...

Madeleine Albright Also Digs Leslie Knope

Madeleine Albright Also Digs Leslie Knope

By Ian Tice and Ian Tice July 12, 2014

Madeleine Albright — she's just like us. Well, insofar as that she's also a fan of Leslie Knope, the quirky former city councilwoman of Pawnee played by Amy Poehler on "Parks and Recreation." The...

Look Who Just Joined Twitter!

Look Who Just Joined Twitter!

By KP and KP September 24, 2013

That's right. There's a new tweeter in town, and it's none other than our favorite  brooch-branding former-Secretary-of-State-turned-Georgetown-faculty-member, Madeleine Albright. As of yesterday, Secretary...

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