On not talking to Nazis
I'm bringing this up here because I keep seeing it happen on the streets over and over and over again and I can't do anything about it. I guess I'm venting?
Listen, you wanna do something about the fash reporter? You want to really 'show him?' Okay, here's what you do:
Take a sign or a flag or an umbrella and you hold it right in front of their camera lens and you do not stop. You keep harassing them and preventing them from filming until they go home.
punks are a necessary refusal of consumer culture, representing the possibility of art, care, and support within an alienating system. that punk has itself become a brand of lifestyle consumption only necessitates a reimagining of aesthetics or action, not the disavowal of punk as an ideal. what im saying is, queering punk is a necessary and valuable social and spiritual pursuit.
Trump gov't websites erasing #transgender folk
Across the full range of US Government websites, references to and data about #transgender and other queer folk are being expunged. An example: CDC replaces #LGBTQ with LGB. https://www.fastcompany.com/90434456/the-trump-administration-is-canceling-lgbtq-people-on-government-websites
Oh look another #screenreaders question, is it annoying when text is put on a new line
Like instead of ending with a full stop
Like I'm doing now?
On not talking to Nazis
I can't believe I need to say this but do not ever allow yourself to be interviewed by fascist instigators at demonstrations. No, you can't 'own' them. It doesn't matter how informed you think you are. They control the editing process and they can _and will_ make an ass of you.
If you do manage to give a flawless interview with absolutely nothing they can exploit in it? It won't see the light of day.
You can't win so please, stop playing their game!
Could you help me with some pain relief for my chronic pain, plz?
Meds don't really work in this case. :\
I'm a 34 disabled year old unemployed person with Multiple Sclerosis among other things, and my PayPal is temporarily (I hope!) blocked, so I added some things to my wishlists that would help me regarding my back and legs:
plea to register to vote in the UK elections
It's the socialism or barbarism election.
If you don't have a personal reason to vote, or you feel like you have some duty to abstain, please consider the lives of people like me who have suffered a lot from Tory governance:
- 2016: Had to desperately figure out a pathway to British Citizenship due to terrible new housing/employment laws
- 2018: Had my benefits removed because of Tory quotas and health assessments, struggling to survive ever since