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my name is alyaza, and politics are kinda my thing outside of shitposting on the internet about gryphons
i write about revolution sometimes, and also have a pet ideology project i work on which involves the total abolition of property so that's neat i guess (feel free to ask abt that one!)
i am probably an anarchist but labels are confusing so i haven't adopted one yet
birds are neat and so is the environment and solarpunk
if any of y'all are anarchist or anarchist-leaning and involved in direct action/anarchist community work/etc and are willing to potentially be anonymously interviewed about what those look like that would be helpful to me, since i'm going to probably be writing a paper on the anarchist community as a mini-ethnography for something and i need a few interviews to draw from. hmu if interested.
"omg how will I explain this to my kids??"
in elementary school we had a kid named Terrell who declared they were a girl for the day and that their name was Llerret, and pretty much everyone's reaction was "cool okay"
And when they came in the next day and said "I'm Terrell again" everyone was still like "cool okay" and moved on
Kids really don't give a shit unless you tell them they should
So, @LunaOi_VN and I wanted to share some of the lessons we are actively learning from this recent unpleasantness. It's a bit long, so here is a Google Doc. Please read it in good faith:
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anybody know what the deal with kropotkhristian is/was? i notice they nuked their accounts on octodon and on tumblr and as i recall they said something about the angiespeaks issue before they nuked
To everyone who's followed me over from Twitter: it might be good if we have our own little Hashtag group where we can all get together and follow each other. I'll go ahead and propose #LeftTwitter (get it? we're leftists and we left twitter?) -- if you're not sure how hash tag saving works, check the quick start guide I linked to earlier
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Sunbeam City is a Libertarian Socialist solarpunk instance. It is ran democratically by a cooperative of like-minded individuals.