“Irony is the most self-defensive mode”
via anne p. “The plain fact is that the planet does not need more “successful” people. But it does desperately need more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers, and lovers of every shape and form. It needs people who live well in their places. It needs people of moral courage willing to join the fight to make the world habitable and humane. And these needs have little to do with success as our culture has defined it.”
“This is an issue for any and all systems that learn from people and convey collective intelligence back to users.”
A man realizing patriarchy is real, I guess. “I’m no longer hurt when folks don’t trust me just because I’m a man — I accept now that they have every reason not to.”
“Privilege results in lazy ass motherfuckers who have no desire to deal with the responsibility of their ‘rights'” … I am interested in false privileges like laziness right now.