An additional good morning wish for everyone facing freezing temperatures. I wish you warmth and safety, and the support to get those things. ✨

Il Buscopan e il caffè insieme non vanno bene. Sapevatelo.

“En 24 horas, el régimen del usurpador ha detenido:
2 periodistas venezolanos
2 periodistas chilenos
2 periodistas franceses
1 periodista colombiana
1 periodista español
1 productor venezolano
1 fotógrafo colombiano
1 conductor
11 trabajadores de prensa EN UN DÍA"

(Arnaldo Espinoza)

"In 24 hours the usurper regime of Maduro has detained:
2 Venezuelan journalists
2 Chilean journalists
2 French journalists
1 Colombian journalist
1 Spanish journalist
1 Venezuelan Producer
1 Colombian photographer
1 talk-host
11 press workers in ONE DAY”

(Arnaldo Espinoza)

"[T]he call for a #CitizensAssembly cleverly sidesteps any internal movement bickering... It says: we know what the problem is and we want a more legitimate, more democratic way of solving it."

Article: Kick ‘em all out! Citizens’ Assemblies and the next democratic revolution
newint.org/features/2019/12/14

rebellion.earth/demands/

Look, if hopepunk isn't your thing, I get it. But you don't get to downplay its revolutionary nature just because you are a pessimist.

@Wewereseeds @Efi one place to start is the book Afrofuturism by Ytasha L Womack.

There's also a whole lot of fiction. Check out people/Magazines like:
Fiyah Lit
New World, Old Ways
Phenderson Djeli Clark
Nnedi Okorafor
K. Tempest Bradford
Sofia Samatar
Nk Jemisin
Alexis Pauline Gumbs
Rivers Solomon
Nalo Hopkinson

Not all of these are strictly afrofuturist, but many of them are or they build on afrofuturist foundations

Cringe is part of the general slipping of right wing terminology into everyone else’s vocabulary and as a communications major I am sick and tired of people acting like it’s just a phrase that doesn’t have its basis in mocking other people. Full stop, think about the context of how you want to use it and ask yourself: would bad work here? Or awkward? Or uncomfortable? It’s one thing to cringe at something. But something being cringy is usually shorthand for a different dog whistle.

a green new deal needs to include a shorter work week as most our energy consumption comes from work/traveling to work

Serious recommendation: if you like solarpunk, look into AfroFuturism. It's been around -way- longer, and tbh, solarpunk was probably inspired by it. The aesthetics and ideals often overlap, and there's way more lore and fiction to read! Also, you'll be giving a platform to people that have great ideas and need the attention.

RT @LarpSchneiderin@twitter.com

Habt ihr das hier schon gesehen? Es sieht vielleicht aus wie eine altmodische Goldstickerei... aber es ist gleichzeitig auch ein Computer! o.O
Cooles Projekt!

ireneposch.net/the-embroidered

🐦🔗: twitter.com/LarpSchneiderin/st

Patriotism: a willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
-- Bertrand Russell

#anarchism #quote #bot

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Red Confederada

Nodo generalista y multilingüe para amantes de la libertad. Damos la bienvenida a activistas de todos los ámbitos y demás mentes inquietas. Invitamos especialmente a personas expuestas a la marginación, la censura u otras formas de violencia. Aquí nos respetamos y nos ayudamos mutuamente. También ofrecemos soporte técnico, y con mucho gusto.