covid-19, "social distancing", mh
wish they called it "physical distancing" or something.
I spent most of my life socially distancing. Not keeping 2m away, but pushing myself apart from ppl and community at an emotional, psychological level. It took transition for me to see how much this defence mechanism was self-harm.
Now that I'm finally learning to reach out to ppl, I don't want to regress. I miss IRL interaction but I don't want that to grow into social distance, in addition to physical.
If you need something to read during this COVID-19 capitalist crisis, our stories about trans lesbian anarchists are all free to read.
The Shadow's Prison is even available as a PDF to download and read offline.
(Mind the content warnings for that one.)
iFixit is crowdsourcing repair information for hospital equipment
Web tech is heck
"If you added the combined word counts of the C11, C++17, UEFI, USB 3.2, and POSIX specifications, all 8,754 published RFCs, and the combined word counts of everything on Wikipedia’s list of longest novels, you would be 12 million words short of the W3C specifications."
their growth slowed down significantly in the last week.
the strawberries struggle with the same stunned growth.
(I should have added a piece of white paper for color reference)
covid, targeted mh/coping resource site
This is mostly link aggregation completed by the team behind the Shine self-care app and Mental Health America.
It looks carefully chosen and well-curated to provide tools and advice that is carefully separate from the information firehose, in a variety of formats depending on what you feel may help you.
As part of the global initiative to combat the spread of capitalism, we are asking all employees and non-employees to cease paying for rent, goods or services, effective immediately. All non-essential work should be halted until further notice, and we urge all who are able to immediately begin organizing to provide armed defense and sustenance to those in their communities who are in need.