There's not a single worthwhile thing transphobes and homophobes can do, that queer people can't do better.
We can write better stories.
We can lead with more heart.
We can understand other groups and nations with more compassion.
We can build more ethical businesses.
We don't need them. And we're not second-best.
Please donate to the National Center for Transgender Equality:
Or Planned Parenthood, one of the few completely no-BS places for trans people to get healthcare:
Reach out to your trans friends, too. Things like this feel gutting, and love is welcome.
Also, I encourage every one of you to sign this petition to replace the statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee with Oderus Urungus.
It's gotten like 28,000 signatures in one day.
trans men are men. notice the sentence reads 'men', not 'white men'.
perhaps in your discussions of us, of me, you can remember not to erase my blackness
as important as it is to acknowledge my movement through this world as a man and all the social implications of that, you cannot separate my race from my manhood. they are not building blocks you get to dismantle and observe independent of one another.
Please observe this fucking rAD AS HELL art, from
big list of black-owned goth stores to shop from instead of dollskill
“Free users for sure we don’t want to give that [end-to-end encryption] because we also want to work together with FBI, with local law enforcement in case some people use Zoom for a bad purpose” - Eric Yuan, CEO.
1/2 Didn't realise until now but a lot of Angela Davis's work is available to read for free online, if you are not able to get a physical copy. She's a very clear writer I think and easy to get to grips with even if this kind of writing is new to you. Links: Are Prisons Obsolete? https://collectiveliberation.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Are_Prisons_Obsolete_Angela_Davis.pdf
Women, Race & Class https://legalform.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/davis-women-race-class.pdf
Angela Davis: An Autobiography https://drive.google.com/file/d/1vI1u2AZTGcp7DO8Ys24KbW8SdDIQHD8q/view
Globalism and the Prison Industrial Complex https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/6940/94a584fb7f305110d11abaacecec2938337d.pdf
If, like me, you've just received a big paycheque for your cushy tech job that lets you work from home, consider paying for this uprising with your funds while others pay with their lives.
It would mean a lot if someone matched my donation.
feathers, needles, flames & words
He/They pronouns | 41yo | white | VA, USA | mostly male
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