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.
Saw Phoebe Bridgers and Conor Oberst with Better Oblivion Community Center at the showbox last night 🖤🖤🖤
If that is the last show i get to see at the showbox before they tear it down and put up a skyscraper it will at least feel appropriate
The fast food Wobbly insurgency in the Pacific Northwest is spreading! https://twitter.com/BVWkrUnion/status/1106716170986487808
Spending Thursday night bingeing through this podcast called «The Dream». It's all about multilevel marketing scams.
Hard not to feel it to your bones that capitalism is a scam when you can listen to audio of every US president since reagan trying to sell you on amway
Here's bush 1:
I never had imaginary friends as a kid...
But I have my fingers crossed to one day be reminiscing about an old friend with my parents and have them look at me like, "Who are you talking about? You spent that summer alone."
I'm currently reading «How to Disappear: Notes on Invisibility in a Time of Transparency» by Akiko Busch
My dog is tall enough that to steady myself, i can just put my hand on her back. I feel like she doesn't need a bracing harness, but I do want her to do a tiny about of light guidance, if you will. Can I just use a leash attached to her (ruffwear) harness?
Book-related libre alternatives Show more
🏛️ Open Library - Internet Archive's online library and catalogue of every book ever
📚 Inventaire - Free open book lending site and catalogue
🔎 Public Domain eBook Search - PD eBooks from many sites in many languages
🗣️ Librivox - Free public domain audiobooks read by volunteers
📱 Libreture - eBook storage site and DRM-free bookshop list
Climate change thought of (my) day: 'I should buy mosquito nets'
how I got there:
- seattle doesn't have mosquitoes due to climate
- seattle has a high amount of anti-vax fuckwits
- as temperature increases, mosquitoes will travel to seattle and spread "tropic" diseases to seattle
- because of anti-vaxers the death toll will be high
climate migration and climate refugee crises will exacerbate things
The people who go to shows and then spend the whole time squeezing their way back and forth through the crowd. Always with the look like they are a very important person needing to get somewhere to do important person things. More important than watching the show that they for some reason find themselves at...
What IS that?! Where are they always going
politics, lefttube Show more
Y'all the Alt-Right Playbook series fucking rips. It explains fascist thinking so well when no one else dares to, and knowing the motivations behind their bullshit is so vital to not falling for it
Plus, check out this episode about why the Democratic Party sucks
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@leon WE NEED TO HANG OUT
@morae I just get really strong Art Mom vibes from her and I love it
@Just_a_Galadin My friend, date mate, DnD partner, fellow thespian, and someone I'm trying to get back into Fedi so GIVE HER LOVE
@Lapara woops! I missed a sunbeam!
@finn admin of a local seattle instance
@kingminie gosh I love their art style
@paranoid Good Discourse
Oh shit, @Laceyforestart is Comrade Squidward's other half! Check her out!
The #seattle silent reading party is impossible to get into now. People show up two hours early!
I'm going to throw my own silent reading party in my bed by myself
a private mastadon instance to experiment with