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Family, trauma, covid, religion 

How did a family that was only catholic on paper stuff me full with this much unfounded guilt over normal human signs of affection and care

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Family, trauma, covid 

A pandemic is the perfect time to find out your family has done intense damage to now-vital parts of your psyche... right?

inside you there are two wolves

get them out

covid spread, students 

This body count reflects Republican v Democrat policies.
It also shows that the early propaganda that youths will be fine and good (so they could keep working) is hard to overthrow. The effectiveness of that propaganda is upsetting as hell.

Masks exemplify a very small part of what the center/right politics in America oppose, as they sacrifice a small individual choice (face coverage) in favor of mass safety. This is a political stance- wearing a mask says that you value the community over the individual.

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All of this is to say: I totally get why you'd phrase it as "not political" in order to win over center/right individuals. It's a decent strategy. But to be clear- the politics of leftism are explicitly *about* mass safety & care. The politics of the center/right are not.

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Pictured: The very moment I was sold on Hannah Gadsby's latest comedy special on Netflix

PSA/Acvitism Snitch Warning; fedi user who keeps being invited into leftist circles 

Because she is apparently still welcome unchallenged in various leftist organizing circles, I would like to remind you that Laurelai Bailey (@laurelai@starrevolution.org) is a snitch who landed two activists in prison. There are zero acceptable excuses for letting a person who landed an activist in prison hang around your leftist organizing circles.

Source: gizmodo.com/fbi-raids-iowa-wom

Like… Whether you believe her alleged victims or not about the several allegations of sexual assault and sexual abuse allegedly commited by her, she openly admits to being a snitch. At least two people have been imprisoned for important leftist work thanks to her “FBI cooperation”.

Does anyone know if there are people who make custom cosplay outfits as commissions?

OH: "you can take the techbro out of silicon valley, but you can't take silicon valley out of the techbro"

WTF?! "Landeshauptstadt Dresden erteilt die Ausnahmegenehmigung mit Verweis auf die einzuhaltenden Auflagen" für Pegida am 20.04. am scheiß Hitler-Geburtstag.

UkPol, Zoom 

So apparently the UK parliament is going to be using Zoom, why would they do this...?

coding 

so if I wanted to learn coding with no pre-knowledge (I do have pre-knowledge but explaining it would take ages and it wasn't *a language*)

Where would I start?

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