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Double cat armrests! Achievement unlocked. (I couldn't get them both in to one shot.)

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"One of the things I feel like I’m often trying to do is to debunk the idea that you have to be a full-time activist in order to be doing anything for the world." - adrienne maree brown on her new book Pleasure Activism

manrepeller.com/2019/03/what-i

New Zealand attack: Al Noor mosque imam tells world leaders to fight hate speech

Imam Gamal Fouda tells thousands that events leading to last week’s massacre β€˜did not come overnight’

theguardian.com/world/2019/mar

No shit! Republicans know they can't win if they don't cheat.

Gerrymandering Reportedly Saved the GOP From a Bigger Ass-Kicking

"Republicans won about 16 more U.S. House seats than would have been expected based on their average share of the vote in congressional districts across the country" as well as majorities in several state houses.

splinternews.com/gerrymanderin

"Some of the Russian ads placed on Facebook apparently targeted Ferguson and Baltimore, which were rocked by protests after police killings of unarmed black men; another showed a black woman firing a rifle. Other ads played on fears of illegal immigrants and Muslims, and groups like Black Lives Matter."

theatlantic.com/international/

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Can't figure out if I'm having more mood swings than I used to or I'm just more in touch with my feelings now that I'm grown.

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Chicago's Democratic socialists on brink of transforming city's politics

Six Democratic socialists may join city council this year, reflecting the progressive momentum in national politics

theguardian.com/us-news/2019/m

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"I'm radical," I say, going back to bed. "I'm punk," I say, snuggling under the covers. "I will facilitate a social revolution," I say, turning over and snuggling my teddy bear and falling asleep like a little baby,

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It turns out you can't tell if someone is 'safe' by identities they declare.

- feminist
- woman
- man

none of it.

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Durham Dreamed of a Transit Line. Duke University All but Killed It. - The New York Times nytimes.com/2019/03/18/us/duke

Black Youth Project: How targeting Ilhan Omar instead of white supremacy furthered both anti-Semitism & Islamophobia

blackyouthproject.com/how-targ

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you don't get to decide if you're "woke," other people get to decide it based on your actions

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