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regarding deadspin:

> THE URGENT NEED FOR WORKER-OWNED MEDIA

> This is capitalism’s fault. Many people think capitalism is about “markets,” but the more central and destructive feature is the question of who owns capital: Is it workers and the public at large, or is it a small class of capitalists? If workers owned their companies, many of these tragedies wouldn’t happen.

currentaffairs.org/2019/10/the

regarding beto:

> Let me tell you something. Let me tell you this while I stand on a coffee table flapping my wings like the majestic condor I saw eating the sun a few minutes ago. I’m going to be president for the same reason that I started a punk band: because I will it to be true, and because it would be cool. No one from a punk band has ever been president and neither has a sentient bag of spiders. This is our time.

currentaffairs.org/2019/11/hel

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i’ve been disheartened by the death of splinter and deadspin, but CA keeps those demsoc brainfeels comin’

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read that article about deadspin but replace every instance of “journalism” with a reference to the industry of your choice and you will see that every industry under capitalism must seek self-ownership to make anything worth a damn, to do so under bearable conditions

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@garbados I am extremely disappointed that more weird cDc stuff on weird stuff about his band never made itmto national news. And now we will never know

@frickhaditcoming brb traveling to austin just to see his revival tour

@garbados yeah but you will never be Lester Holt lyricsposting on NBC nightly news

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