misogyny in tech, MIT/Ito/Epstein
Glad to see this from danah boyd.
birdsite, hate speech, Republicans, Nazis, capitalism
This is of course EXACTLY why they need to stop the hate speech now. Otherwise Twitter is a willing accomplice in the destruction of our country.
Twitter won’t autoban neo-Nazis because the filters may ban GOP politicians
Alabama man who served 36 years of a life sentence for stealing $50 to be freed
Help the librarian at my son's racially-mixed Durham public school make students more informed!
activism, transgender rights, health care,
Everyone deserves access to good healthcare! Please join me in sending a comment to DHHS opposing the Trump-Pence rule which would allow discrimination against transgender people.
Sleater-Kinney Asked St. Vincent for a Creative Spark. The Trio Blew Up. - The New York Times - https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/31/arts/music/sleater-kinney-st-vincent.html
Beautiful. #Humanity for the win.
"The wall became a literal fulcrum for U.S. - Mexico relations and children and adults were connected in meaningful ways on both sides with the recognition that the actions that take place on one side have a direct consequence on the other side."
Rev. William Barber challenges presidential candidates to visit Cancer Alley in Louisiana
I wrote a thing about having an #abortion! Please read and share.
"And so I found myself in the summer before my senior year of high school trying to have a normal teen-aged good time and avoiding the slowly dawning realization that there was a reason my clothes were fitting differently, that I ate an entire jar of pickles in 10 minutes, that I nearly passed out one hot day."
Seriously, I know the pictures are fun but please stop using this Face app and giving access to your data to who knows.
Impostor syndrome is a response to a world that doesn’t believe in women
New research shows the emotional exhaustion caused by it bleeds into our home life – but women are somehow expected to find a remedy within themselves
Why Jews Are Getting Themselves Arrested at ICE Centers Around the Country – VICE News - https://news.vice.com/en_us/article/7xgyw4/why-jews-are-getting-themselves-arrested-at-ice-centers-around-the-country
WTF, NC? #ncpol
‘A risk to democracy’: North Carolina law may be violating secrecy of the ballot
Dudes, you are telling on yourselves when you say you can't be alone with a woman in a professional setting. If you think it looks bad, it's because you can't be trusted.
"Female journalist told she needs male chaperone to cover politician's campaign"
This just in from the #noshit department: genocidal white supremacists have been organizing online for years and are enjoying great support from leading Republicans in the US.
Christchurch mosque killer’s theories seeping into mainstream, report warns
We see you, Hong Kong! ❤️✊🗳️⚡
Conflict breaks out in Hong Kong after latest extradition bill protests
The president is a moron and a terrorist. But I'm glad to hear the raids are delayed for now.
Trump Says He’ll Delay Deportation Operation Aimed at Undocumented Families - The New York Times - https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/22/us/politics/trump-ice-raids.html #familiesbelongtogether #abolishice
no one leaves home unless
home is the mouth of a shark
you only run for the border
when you see the whole city running as well
your neighbors running faster than you
breath bloody in their throats
the boy you went to school with
who kissed you dizzy behind the old tin factory
is holding a gun bigger than his body
you only leave home
when home won’t let you stay...
- Excerpt from "Home" by Warsan Shire, 2011
Sophisticated hippie. Intersectional activist. Feminist MILF. Jewish Buddhist. Socialist geek. Cat lover, obvs. Durm, NC. 💃🏽🐂☸️🌹✊🏽👩🏽⚖️
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