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Hey, hi, hello! It's 2020 and I'm Conlin!

I love talking about:
- Software Engineering
- Libertarian Socialism
- Feminism
- LGBTQ+ Rights
- Unions (Proud Wobbly here)
- Worker Co-ops
- Learning new things
- Animals!
- Cooking
- Environmentalism
- Music

& so, so much more.

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I am the Kool-Aid stains on the mouth of a kid
Whose name is most likely Cody

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Have as much fun as you would like
While helping others have as much fun as you're having

Hello friends! I just wanted to update you that I'll be moving (back) to now that SBC is shutting down. For some reason I can't transfer my account to there, so I thought I would send a message!

My account is now at @wuz.

Since you are following me here, I thought you might want to continue following me there.
See you soon.

Ah shit. Well it's been real SBC. Maybe now I'll just start up my own personal instance. Bouncing around has got me a bit frazzled. I'll ping you lot when I'm somewhere else. Until then - so long, partners.

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But when your Hustler subscription and your Xanax prescriptions make you feel lonelier instead
You don't want to hear about all those starving children

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So... I'm gonna call that an "end" to the observations.

It took seven months between a white person siding with "help educate white people" over "protect marginalized people" and that same white person repeating the same bigotry they were once advocating against.

There's a lot that could be extrapolated here, but it boils down to "are white allies a better advocate against bigotry than those who experience bigotry" and now the answer is provably "hahaha no of course not" 5/5

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Hey I want more of y'all to see this than just the boost that probably went by quick:

@silverspookgames - awesome person btw - had a conversation with DJ NDN about "re-indigenization"

I'm only a few minutes in but I'm nodding along real hard.

"This impending apocalypse is just for white people."

(after talking about how the Anishinaabee are in their "Mad Max... apocalypse")

Public transit is really fucking cool.

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Leave it somewhere, central Phoenix
Where no security guards will dare try to protect it

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re: Best use of an example ever, "the yoghurt book" 

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"Once the world of capital unravels, the yoghurt will be better and a thousand times less time-consuming for the human community. "

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Best use of an example ever, "the yoghurt book" 

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Shoot him again 'cause I can see his soul dancing
Shoot him again 'cause I can see his soul dancing

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We knew they've been authorized to do it and now we have footage: Canadian federal police aiming rifles at the Wet'suwet'en land defenders

"Just using the scope"

1) Binoculars exist, but if you can't afford those,
2) You don't have any scopes not attached to rifles laying around? Really?

When do we stop calling police police and start calling them the domestic branch of the imperial military complex?

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re: the necessity of work in a post-capitalist society, i think it's important to note there's a huge difference between labour and work and between 'having' to do something because it's necessary or because it's good for your quality of life, and 'having' to do something because your capitalist overlords will starve you otherwise

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His laziness built the pyramids and his solitude was a knife
The Michael Jordan of drunk driving played his final game tonight

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"as the electoral campaigns for winning the seat of President of the United States become more active, I think I need to speak against our society's tendency to focus social change around politics...

"people are choosing not to feed their neighbor or migrate toward sustainable energy, explicitly because folk would rather seek a political solution..."

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Hammers are red
Sickles are, too
I want to tear down
The system with you

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