Let's play a game, to help some of the newcomers make connections: name subjects and topics that interest you but aren't in your profile, as tags so they are searchable. Then boost this post or repeat its instructions so others know to do the same.
Is there a zine that's like, prepping but for collectivists? As in "when the 18-wheelers stop coming, here's what to do." How to grow food in soil you can't test, how to make abandoned buildings livable, how to maintain and create organization with your neighbors, food preservation, medicine, etc
Something you can stash in a drawer for just-in-case, to keep your neighbors alive in case of collapse. I'd definitely buy one
"If two men in a world of more than 7 billion people can provide €300million to restore Notre Dame, within six hours, then there is enough money in the world to feed every mouth, shelter every family and educate every child. The failure to do so is a matter of will, and a matter of system."
I don't see anyone talking about that anymore, but Chelsea Manning is still in solitary confinement. It's been more than two weeks now.
I was walking into the breakroom to fill up on coffee before starting work, when I stumbled into a conversation between the warehouse guys.
Coworker: Hey Sparc IPX, what's the dumbest you've ever felt?
Me: (thinking) When it took me twenty years to realize that the central riff in Anthrax's song "I'm the Man" is really "Hava Nagila".
Seriously. It took twenty years.
Chelsea Manning is back in jail.
For speaking truth to power.
Please support her.
One easy way is to get this benefit album.
It features awesome artists who you like.
If you can't donate, retweet.
Okay thanks. https://hugsforchelsea.bandcamp.com/
fortysomething, married, Canadian 🇨🇦, cycling enthusiast, phlogger.
Engaging, positive, but cynical. Prefer discourse to arguing. If I boost, I agree.
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