If you want a straightforward, practical project to help contribute to leftist, anticapitalist, and anarchist movements, then learn a new language. It is without a doubt one of the most limiting factors in our movements.
What is happened in Iran earlier this year? If I knew farsi I could maybe tell you, but instead I just know what the NYT said happened.
Why is it acceptable to throw back tons of cheese as long as it is in 1-inch cubes with toothpicks in it, but SOMEHOW when I squeeze a handful of shredded cheese into a ball and plop it into my mouth I'M the SLOB
When I first thought of this toot, I thought it was a funny joke toot, but as I typed it out I started taking it more and more seriously
Delta is really just doing its best to be the first that gets eaten, huh
To be clear, the issue wasn't that the discussion was not acknowledging or was erasing indigenous people, the violence against them, and their continuous struggle for liberation.
The issue was that, while discussing indigenous struggles, she didn't say the "correct" words
Then some people left after the discussion of a critique of crazy rich asians was brought up
This is an explicitly anti-capitalist, transnational discussion and even in this room liberal, capitalistic feminism is hegemonic
At red may talks, inevitably the 1st attendee questions are always "you didn't say X yet during your talk, are you even a real feminist/socialist/etc"
Person literally asked why a presenter didnt mention more indigenous people, "you ~only~ mentioned mapuche, and indigenous people at the border, why not more? I'm truly shocked"
Hope everyone not satisfied with the "national debate" in France, and is making that known in the streets this may day stays safe
Not seeing much in my timeline, so if anyone is seeing this and seeing stuff coming out of France, please boost that stuff into my tl 🙏
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