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

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"
theguardian.com/us-news/2019/j

This just in from the 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
theguardian.com/world/2019/jul

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 - nytimes.com/2019/06/22/us/poli

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

lotusmedia.org/warsan-shire-ho

Remembering bad-ass radical journalist I. F. Stone (my son Isidore's namesake) who died 30 years ago this week.

"From the 1930s through the early 1970s, Stone was an indefatigable researcher and an uncompromising critic of political oligarchy, crony capitalism, racism, and American militarism. He challenged mainstream journalism’s conservative “he said/she said” approach to reporting and, in doing so, inspired several generations of investigative journalists to follow his example."

portside.org/2019-06-19/praise

Welp, it really feels like summer now that I've got poison ivy. 😣

Happy Juneteenth, y'all. Seems like many of us still haven't gotten the news about our liberation. We're only as free as we want to be. Pass it on.

Wow. If only like every single person who is paying attention to reality tried to tell you. 😒

"The FBI Admits Black Lives Matter Was Never a Threat. It’s White People You Should Be Worried About"
theroot.com/the-fbi-admits-bla

👉 "Men remain unwilling to do their fair share of housework and childcare: they are oblivious, willfully ignorant, or pathologically indifferent to the stress and suffering of the women around them." 👈

Want to be a male ally? Start by cleaning the house
theguardian.com/commentisfree/

'Malicious cyber attack' on a US Customs and Border Protection subcontractor has renewed concerns about facial recognition technology

theguardian.com/world/2019/jun

Checking out @SubwayTooter for Mastodon on Android and so far I love it. The UX is not pretty but that's the trade-off for letting me have more control over the experience, like making my own columns with my own colors, do stuff from alternate accounts, schedule toots, etc. it's really powerful!

The only thing so far that I can't do is toot to more than one account simultaneously.

Today I am turning getting-my-hearing-checked-at-Costco years old.

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