Being a non-US, I had no idea it was so concentrated. :o
African American Population in the United States, as percentages
"We tend to think that money arose from barter. However, anthropologists have been searching for 200 years and found absolutely no evidence for this."
It seems that majority of people supporting capitalism and debt systems today are doing so because they think it's born out of the sort of "natural progression" towards social betterment. It's important to always point out that this is not the case. Here's an interesting clip on the origins of money by David Graeber:
If a socialist/anarchist/communist group or organization is doing something bad, making a mistake or mistreating someone, you let them know, and you keep letting them know. Don't tell me because, I can't do anything about it, don't toot or tweet or facebook or smoke signal about it because it won't accomplish a thing. Talking to one another is how we learn from our mistakes an each other. It is mutual aid in the most basic way, it is a way to move past the competitive nature of capitalism.
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The protection of "Intellectual Property" is killing the planet for the benefit of the very few.
How many disease cures, materials breakthroughs, and amazing biological discoveries are locked in vaults, never to be used?
Universities and corporations hoard this knowledge and never do anything with it. Even published academic papers don't give enough info to replicate results.
We could all be digesting plastic litter with GMO yeast, but noooooo.
future is decent(ralized)
let's build it while we can
communism is the goal
compassion is the framework
production is the means
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Sunbeam City is a Libertarian Socialist solarpunk instance. It is ran democratically by a cooperative of like-minded individuals.