the Great White Flight of 2020 has caused me to spend nearly this entire week tryna figure out why there are so few black people on here. after much thought on the differences between the fediverse and twitter, I ended up asking my IRL friends for their opinions of socialism, communism, and anarchism.
now, I don't wanna wild out and say anarchism is anti-black, but uhhhhh..... don't expect no new niggas the way y'all actin
Myasstodon is such a great instance and since opening up to a more general POC instance this week they've been getting a lot of new members, and new members means new costs. This is a great time to give them some support if you can! if not, boost!
would anyone like to help us pay our internet bill? its 2020 i shouldn’t need to explain why the internet is a necessity.
This kid at my college just said "it's cheaper to live in an apartment a month than it is to live in a dorm," and she gave the figure of 600 dollars a month. What she is not accounting for is electric, water, internet, and all other expenses that come with living off campus and I really wish I lived in a world where I didn't think about that constantly
Since it's Respect the Troops season, I thought I might share an #inspirational #speech from troopster Mike Prysner. cw: violence, military occupation, displacement, torture
"And I tried hard to be proud of my service, but all I could feel was shame. The racism could no longer mask the reality of the occupation. These were people. These were human beings.
We were told we were fighting terrorists. The real terrorist was me, and the real terrorism was this occupation."
They/them. Marxist-Leninist Communist. Anti-Imperialist. I write stories and media essays sometimes, trying to make my own website to post them to.
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