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any1 ever get overwhelmed by the idea that the world is a complicated web of interlinked systems, each of which is too complicated for any individual to fully comprehend or meaningfully influence?

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2018 was the year I concluded that any system whose purpose is to measure, capture, and monetize human attention is immoral and inevitably leads to the erosion of the commons and society itself. In 2019 I'm committed to helping dismantle these systems by all possible means.
Concretely this means supporting nonprofit alternatives like mastodon, blocking all ad tracking (sorry, people whose livelihoods have been captured by that industry), and doing whatever most damages the attention industry.

Language isn't the most important aspect of our fight. Changes to our material conditions will always be the priority. But language is a huge part of the performance by which we express and create gender. It is essential to our process of becoming. France, more so than other States, realises this.

Something as small as just speaking a certain way can be an act of resistance.

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a reminder about the word b*rber 

@rosewaters is this about people who cut hair? i am so legit confused.

"ENGLISH IS A CREOLE, ENGLISH IS A FUCKING CREOLE" I scream as I am dragged out of the linguistics club

you, plebeian dumb ass who puts the milk in before the cereal: Flat Earth

me, appolonian genius who fills his mouth with dry cereal and washes it all down with a big gulp of milk: Tiny Sun

i’m here to kick ass and chew bubblegum and i’m fresh outta ass. not an ass for miles around here. it’s bubblin time

i’m here to kick ass and chew bubblegum, and i brought plenty of both those things. i will not run out for several days at least

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I say this as a cis dude. Using another person's proper pronouns costs us _nothing_. It's just common courtesy.

Refusing to do so just makes you an asshole. The math isn't complicated on this one.

teeth levels are critical

(00%) β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘

Using my computer to watch people have sex

a good girl is a good girl, you can't say she's only a half

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