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In an earlier thread, I wrote briefly about trans people in medieval Europe, and discussed some of the main issues when studying the medieval history of trans people.

Today, if you'll indulge me, I want to spend some time discussing a single person in detail. I want to talk about the way she's been written about, and about her and what she can teach us about life as a trans person 600 years ago.

This is the story of Eleanor Rykener.

[2.Ch.] Galena's Advice Show more

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nation-states have failed their supposed half of the "social contract" (ensuring the wellbeing of their respective peoples) by a universal failure to even care about the destruction of complex life on this planet

there is not one single government or system of laws on this earth that can claim to be acting under a mandate of justice

[1.Ch.] Orthocosmic Shitpost Show more

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I am 110% down for shipping Lara Croft and Wonder woman (art by stjepan sejic)

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are you a robot or otherwise synthetic intelligence? do you love your friends? do you want a single emoji to express both of those things simultaneously?

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Janelle Monáe is many people in alternate timelines at once, writes Sydnee Monday. She imagines black people into the future, in the midst of past and present threats of erasure.
n.pr/2Psi7Bo

[1.Ch.] Shit what Keet says Show more

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:plush:​🏙📣❕ New :sparkles2:​Sparkle​:sparkles2: Emoji! Show more

[2.Ch.] Galena's Advice Show more

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o-oh no here’s a survey on cafes/coffee shops and inclusive queer spaces that I’m just dropping here, may as well fill it out while you’re here goo.gl/forms/zUSpdvzGGz4luNLh2

[1.Ch.] Orthocosm, Self-Care Show more

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Breakfast at Seattle's "Serious Pie & Biscuit". Show more

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RT @john_overholt@twitter.com: Turns out jigsaw puzzle makers just use the same die to cut apart different puzzles, so you can mix and match. boingboing.net/2018/11/11/this

🐦🔗: twitter.com/john_overholt/stat

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[1.Ch.] Adventures in Public Transit Show more

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🎶It's the, DEATH OF THE AUTHOR it's the thrill of the write,
Rising UP 'gainst the canon of the bible!
And the, LEAST of the readers gets their say in the fight,
'Cause experi'nce rules all it's the DEATH!
OF THE AUTHOR!🎶

[1.Ch.] Orthocosm Show more

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rpg idea quarantine: magic as IT Show more