The Empire will be defeated by its own cognitive dissonance. Evil leaders cannot allow themselves clarity as to their own real motives. https://blog.p2pfoundation.net/vinay-gupta-the-authoritarian-cause-will-be-defeated-by-its-own-cognitive-dissonance/2012/01/17
Infoshop: **How Do You Practice Intersectionalism? An Interview With bell hooks**
Now that we have better email notifications from Mastodon, anyone feel like start poking people who haven't been here in a while?
I believe an interesting @ could bring anyone back, and if they didn't turn those mails off, we may see them within 14 days.
Just don't do it in reply to this post, or enmasse. Make it personal and unique. Let them know you miss them.
Ahahahaha, the precious broflake who was offended by me saying that if a woman asks you to not call her love (etc.), even if you don't agree, be respectful to her request -unfriended me.
today's masto meme is brought to you by the letter A.
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West Virginia teachers to hold walkout on Thursday and Friday
technically, those days have already passed, but i am here to report that the walkout went off SUCCESSFULLY in the freezing rain and inside the capitol
it rained so much that flood warnings went up that we are still dealing with, and those risking safety did leave for home, but still many prevailed
omg y’all. (cat story) + Show more
i just heard ginger meowing in the other room and i go out to find her sitting in her carrier like she’s ready to take another car ride to the whipped cream shop. immediately. https://anticapitalist.party/media/z0zWPyq87SLpDPpFmVY
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Humanitarian workers with No More Deaths/No Mas Muertes leave water and provide basic survival care for migrants who brave deadly conditions. They are being targeted by border cops: 8 hours after the release of a report showing border cops' destroying water stations, they charged an aid worker with felony harboring for providing water to two people.
Boosts and sharing this story with your networks are all appreciated: https://www.youcaring.com/nomoredeaths-1095179
I donated to help our comrade out - if you can, please do, and share.
RT @email@example.com https://www.gofundme.com/ted-and-roommates039-housing-crisis
wiped the slate clean for this as mentioned before, but i made a gofundme
any help would be appreciated, even a rt
basically i need to avoid my electric getting cut off next wednesday while i manage my landlord constructively evicting me and my roommates
Remembering the revolution to combat "what Mark Fisher called “capitalist realism”: the pervasive atmosphere that compels us to believe there can be no reality outside of capitalism" https://gazette.mun.ca/campus-and-community/op-ed-alec-brookes/
Michel Bauwens: Talking Solutions for a Post-Capitalist Future | P2P Foundation https://blog.p2pfoundation.net/michel-bauwens-talking-solutions-for-a-post-capitalist-future/2018/02/16
Hiya, I wrote a review of that book "An Ember in the Ashes" by Sabaa Tahir (the one I was complaining about)
go check it out
was I too harsh??
I love that videos where people talk about how are SO DUMB for not just building their own computers is always like "Now I've been building computers for only 15 years and I can build one in 2 hours with only five cuts on my hand, so IT'S JUST THAT EASY and takes no time at all"
this is a lot to ask, and im sorry for the lack of CW:
here in a bit, im making a gofundme or something if someone can suggest anything better, to ask for any assistance anyone can provide in the wake of this bullshit with my landlord, be it from legal fees, moving expenses, to even covering part of the electric bill so our power doesnt get shut off
idk whats coming up yet but ive decided after being prodded by a few folks to go ahead and do so