For real like Bandcamp is exactly the kind of service we *hoped* the internet would give us: “hey, people make things, they set their own price inc. free, we provide the storefront, you buy it and the money goes to the creator, you get it in a DRM-free format and can play it however you want, we just make money to keep going & improving and aren’t a VC-funded nightmare company of rampant reckless growth that will do something nightmarish and implode.”
We need more media platforms like that.
Burning an American flag is hard because if you want a good, big, flammable one you need to go out and buy an expensive American flag.
no one saying #deathtoamerica is saying death to American people
they're saying death to the imperialist American government, death to oppression and capitalism and colonialism, death to the CIA and the US military. the things that America has always symbolized to the people it has crushed under its heel in pursuit of lucre and power.
Being able to say 'yeah and?' When your opponent is trying to deligitmize you unfairly is such a power move. It also shows that your movement is at least mostly honest about its goals. If even the warped version of the goals your opponent spits back at you seem reasonable, that's a great sign. It makes you seem reasonable.
this was published a day before the missile strike.
read manufacturing consent
I’m here to support my gf @wghaghnsldna fuck I don’t know how to spell it
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