The Notre Dame restoration effort having reached 500 million in funds while historically Black churches in L.A. burned down by white supremacists is struggling to break a single million is the perfect commentary on equality and basic decency and respect.
The world isn't broken. People are purposefully keeping it that way.
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This idea that "starter jobs" that people "get right out of high school" shouldn't pay a living wage needs to fucking die.
#Florence, with the revelation of my medical condition, I'm wondering if there's an extra person who'd like to help us continue moving forward.
Working close with me, right now helping to get my thoughts out of me.
And helping people work together and communicate. Find consensus, hearing members, and fitting their feedback in with our goals.
Let's all recognize the woman who made today's black hole photo possible:
environmental collapse Show more
Whoa y'all this looks Fantastic????
"The yields can be tremendous: when I visited, 16,000 pounds of greens were being harvested every week. Output like that is a locavore’s dream, especially in Minnesota, where regional produce is scarce during the protracted, frigid winter. Restaurants, corner groceries, supermarkets, and a major hospital—all located in the Twin Cities—couldn’t get enough of the stuff."
"It's Eco-Socialism or Death"
An interview with Kali Akuno from Cooperation Jackson
So this article is inspiring me to REALLY WANT to start or participate in creating a hyper-local manufacturing and growing co-op. Who's already doing stuff like this in the Twin Cities that i could connect with?
Ro vs. Blackface Show more
The thing you have to keep in mind about blackface is that it is a marker for a period in time where it was popular to dehumanize and make light of the suffering of Black Americans.
Whenever you see white people doing it, whether they be young or old, they are keeping this tradition alive. Further, we still constantly see these attitudes at play today.
It keeps coming back b/c white America still has yet to deal with that history.
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